Cut-crease eyeshadow, a brilliant sculpted contour, and daring purple lipstick — make-up has all the time been a way for self-expression. And as everybody goals to look their finest this festive season, figuring out one’s make-up fundamentals and developments is crucial.
To obtain a glam, festive-ready look, the fantastic layer of base performs an important position. So, your main focus needs to be in your skincare. “If your skin feels good from inside as well as outside, the right base will blend perfectly on it. Keep your skin hydrated, use a good moisturiser, and always choose the right foundation according to your skin texture, and colour,” says Kanchan Mehra, make-up artist.
Next, let your eyes stand out and do the speaking. “To ace any festive glam, add a tiny bit of glitter to any eye makeup and you are set for the festivities,” asserts Sanam Shirazi, make-up artist.
Echoing related ideas, Parul Budhiraja Arora of Maketress by Parul, advises “When it comes to eyes, opt for light brown palettes or pinks. A little glitter would ensure one has that twinkling effect in the eyes. Smudged eyeliner would really give definition to the eyes and two-three layers of mascara will enhance your eyes. If you are into lashes, go for the scattered hair ones.”
Smooth, radiant and airbrushed pores and skin is in and though gentle glam make-up doesn’t all the time must give attention to impartial colors, the mixing and integration of the shades are what create the ‘soft’ impact. Guiding the way in which to realize the look, Shirazi says, “Cream blushes are having their moment. They are perfect to add a natural radiant flush. Unlike powder products, cream products don’t stick to dry patches or highlight texture. They can be applied with your fingers, a beauty sponge or a stippling brush.”
Arora additionally suggests going for nude lips with just a little gloss for a celebration look: “Lip glosses are really in and it would give you a very dewy look.”
Shine as vibrant because the celebrations round you, with some highlighter on the excessive factors of your cheeks and the bridge of your nostril.