SEEKING THE PERFECT MAKEUP. MY STEP BY STEP EXPERIENCE (9-10)

What if you’re more of a contouring girl? Well, the next step we’ll talk about is for you, contouring followers out there! What is the difference between the two? I wrote about that in one of the previous posts. Contouring is a combination of darker shades in the outline of the skin that sort of sculpt the face with lighter ones that will highlight the cheekbones. Strobing is a technique (becoming more and more popular)

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SEEKING THE PERFECT MAKEUP. MY STEP BY STEP EXPERIENCE (4-6)

STEP 4 –concealer: I suggest you use the  Perfecting stick concealer Long Lasting от Shiseido. It contains a high amount of pigment, from where I stand it’s a lucky formula that is efficient in camouflaging discoloration, unevenness, spots and other flaws. It has a prominent creamy consistency but does not generate that greasy look we all hate so much, moreover it blends seamlessly into the skin. If the skin under your eyes is very dry-you need to hydrate it very well before applying the concealer. And more: if you have visible wrinkles under your eyes-the greasy effect might occur, so you should use this concealer on your face,  while those who have relatively smooth skin under their eyes can  apply it on that area as well.

 

STEP 5. After applying the concealer, we will use the concealer highlighter Highliter Concealer (например производства It Cosmetics) for the strobing effect. This concealer is quite

 

 

dense, but if you use a foundation sponge to apply it, it will spread well on the needed areas. This is how it’s done: apply under the eyebrow, from the middle to the end of the brow bone, but do not step on the eyelid. Then, draw a thin line on the nose, starting from the nasal bridge up to the nose tip, and then along the centerline over the upper lid. Then close your eyes and apply a bit of cream on the inner corner of the eye using a very thin brush (you can advance a bit along the lower lid if you want to), afterwards do a stroke downwards from the temple along the cheek bone to the nasolabial folds (you can also apply a stroke on the corners of your mouth on the middle of your chin).

STEP  6. After the highlighting concealer apply e.l.f. High Definition Undereye Setting Powder right under your eyes (light diffusing powder that will secure the highlighting concealer).

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