Advice 1: Makeup: concealer, bronzer, highlighter, shimmer, primer

Concealer, bronzer, highlighter, shimmer, primer... As easy to get lost in the huge Arsenal of makeup that offer cosmetic company. Why the need for all of these tools and how to use them properly?
Makeup: concealer, bronzer, highlighter, shimmer, primer
A time when girls used one concealer is long gone. Modern cosmetic brands offer many tools that are needed to create the perfect makeup.


The primer is applied to the cream and acts as a substrate under Foundation or powder. His second name – base under makeup. The main objective of the primer is to align the skin relief, to hide the pores and extend the life of Foundation cream.

Base makeup come in several colors. Transparent or white base just makes the skin smooth, preparing it for application of colors. The pink base will hide the dullness and make complexion healthy. Lilac – will mask the yellowness. Yellow hides bruises under the eyes. And the green bases make redness from the pimples less noticeable.


Foundation hides skin imperfections, smoothes the complexion. To apply, it must, moving from the center to the edges. This will help to avoid the mask effect. Concealer can be applied with fingers, brush or sponge. When applied with a sponge soaked with water, the obtained transparent coating.

Foundation is available in a neutral beige shades, and shades for yellow and pink potona skin. Choosing a cream at the store, test it on the border of the face and neck, it needs to blend in with your complexion.


The task of bronzer to give the skin a glow and a light tan. Shade should be one or two shades darker than the skin.

Bronzer is available in powder, cream and even butter. Depending on the texture it can be applied with a brush or fingers. Use bronzer need, applying it on the sides of the forehead, cheekbones, nose and chin.


Highlighter is needed to lighten some areas on the face. For example, circles under the eyes, redness on the nose, nasolabial folds. It is not greasy, unlike the corrector. Therefore, to use the highlighter on areas of skin should be very careful not to attract any more attention. Highlighter is applied on cream Foundation or powder.


Shimmer adds radiance. It is applied with a brush on the cheekbones, center of forehead and chin on top of Foundation. It can also be used, applying under the brow and in the inner corner of the eye. It comes in fluid, cream or powder. This is the final stage of toning of the skin. Choosing shimmer for every day, avoid too large sequin.

Advice 2: 10 essential tools for makeup

The makeup on first glance seems to be a complicated science. Maybe it is so. However, this science has the magic tools to help her learn and become beautiful.

1. The first stage of makeup is the concealer. Concealer hides minor imperfections. For example, all kinds of spots, spider veins, inflammation. Also used for masking dark circles under the eyes. Proofreaders are pasty (pencil) and creamy. Concealer is applied point, it should be spread over the skin with gentle movements of fingers. For masking dark circles under the eyes, use only the creamy correctors.

2. The second stage of make – up liquid Foundation. Is used to align the color and texture of the skin. The tone provides a smooth surface for application of subsequent layers of makeup. For normal, combination and dry skin use liquid or creamy makeup. And for oily skin a tinted moisturizer with a matte effect. The color of the Foundation to check on the lower border of the cheekbone.

3. The third stage of makeup – powder. Powder fixes the Foundation and concealer. Gives the skin a matte, silky. Powder is of two types: loose powder or compact. To create makeup it is best to use loose powder. It is applied with a special brush. The compact powder is more suitable for correcting makeup during the day.

4. The fourth stage makeup – blush. Blush is designed to refresh the complexion and give it a healthy glow. With blush you can model your face shape. Blush are dry and creamy. Dry blush should be applied with a brush and a creamy – directly on the cheekbones.

5. Next, the fifth stage makeup is eyeliner. Liquid eyeliner allows you to adjust the shape of the eyes, enhance natural color of the eyes. Eyeliner can be pencil and liquid form. It should be applied along the line growth upper lashes and on the outer part of the external century.

6. The sixth stage makeup – eyeshadow. Using shadows to emphasize and highlight the color and shape of eyes and to correct it. The shadows are in the form of pencils, creamy, and traditional, dry shade. Shade should be chosen depending on the eye color and situation. For example, for daytime makeup enough eye shadow that blends with the eye color, but for special occasions it is possible to use bright, contrasting colors.

7. The seventh stage of the make – up eyebrow pencil. It is necessary, because properly designed eyebrow open, refresh and beautifully frame the face. Eyebrow color for blondes should be a tone darker than the hair color, brunettes – a tone lighter, and brown hair to match or be very close in tone to hair color. For grooming brows, use a special dry brush. For unruly eyebrows you can apply a little gel or mousse for styling, those that you use for the hair.

8. The eighth stage makeup – mascara. Carcasses vary depending on the destination, they are bulky, some mascara, and also with the effect of separating eyelashes. Universal color ink, black. The actual brown mascara for daytime makeup light-skinned women.

9. Then follows the contour of the lips. It is applied before applying lipstick to correct the lips shape. Besides, he holds a lipstick, not allowing it to spread and blur. The contour should be chosen, respectively lip color or tone used lipstick.

10. Finish lipstick. It attracts the attention of many lipsticks include sunscreens, the components to rejuvenate and moisturize, vitamins.

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