Living a busy and workaholic life can get stressful. Women often find themselves skipping breakfast to do their makeup and to look approachable for their job.
However, what if we told you that you can achieve long-lasting makeup, enjoy your morning coffee, and still come back home looking like you’ve just applied it?
It is possible, with the right tools and tips & tricks! How? The solution is written down below.
How to achieve long lasting makeup?
Well, you can look and feel your best, but you also got to know how to control your bad habits. For instance, try not to touch your face throughout the day since rubbing or scratching won’t save you from losing your foundation.
Try not to sweat a lot, and go for a lot of mattifying products if your skin is quite oily. Got it? Good. Now besides that, here are the top 6 rules which will help you keep your makeup intact!
1. Prepped Skin
Moisturize-always! Don’t forget your daily cleansers and creams. After that follow along with a primer which is ideal for your skin type.
If you have oily skin use a mattifying primer. If you have dry skin use a luminous one. If your skin is normal you can go for a silky hydrating primer.
Once everything sinks into your pores, grab a foundation which contains an SPF. This will protect your skin from the Sun while also acting as a good base for makeup.
2. Build It Up
Coverage should be built, gradually. You should never cake it up on the first try, and rather go slow and steady.
Apply your foundation with a flat brush evenly all over your face. Use 2-3 squirts and blend it in using a semi-damp sponge. Follow it up with your favorite high coverage concealer.
Important: Once you are satisfied with your coverage level you’ll need to set it with some powder. You can use translucent and loose powders, doesn’t really matter, but the way you apply them is crucial.
Make sure your face is evenly blended out, and look up into the ceiling with your eyes when you set it underneath. This way you will avoid any possible under eye creases.
For the rest of your face, follow up by making as many tapping motions as possible. Remember: tap, don’t rub or swipe…
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