The New You: Beauty Tips And Techniques
It is likely that you’ve passed the beauty counters at department stores many times. A lot of people don’t know that you can have your makeup done by different sales associates. This article will leave you better prepared for your next trip to the beauty counter and will also help you learn to start your own beauty routine.
Always protect your skin with sunscreen. When you are comparing different brands and types of sunscreen, you should look for products that contain healthy skincare ingredients and antioxidants. You can keep your skin youthful and nourished with the use of these ingredients.
Put on some moisturizer before your makeup. This can help your makeup go on well so that your appearance looks flawless. Your makeup won’t look blotchy when you moisturize. This is good if you want to stay looking fresh and keep your makeup on for a while.
Baking soda is a great home solution for making your hair shiny and smooth. Mix a little bit of baking soda and shampoo in your hand. Wash your hair as you normally would. Your hair will be restored to a healthy and shining condition.
Have Vitamin E on hand. You can use it for all sorts of things. It can help keep your skin healthy and soft. You can use it on your nails to keep your cuticles looking nice, and it will prevent them from being rough.
During the winter months, use a moisturizer that has undertones of pink or gold. Use a cosmetics sponge to apply the product to your brow bones and the apples of your cheeks to add a glowing, radiant effect. You will want to stop there because if you use too much, you will end up looking too shiny or sparkly.
If your eyes are red, even eyeshadow and eyeliner won’t be able to make your peepers smoky and sexy. Always be prepared with drops for your eyes in your purse. Anytime your eyes are tired from staring at a computer screen for too long, or out in the sun too long, eye drops can provide a quick pick me up to bloodshot eyes.
If you’re able to afford it, think about getting doubles of beauty products that you’re going to frequently use. Lipstick, foundation and hand creams are something to consider getting a lot of. Place them in frequented areas at your home and office. This ensures you always look your best.
Regularly wash all your cosmetic brushes and tools to prevent breakouts and keep colors as brilliant as they were the day you bought the items. Just fill your sink and add a bit of baby shampoo, then rub the brushes clean in the warm water. Leave them in the open air to dry on a rack or sitting bristles up in a basket. This keeps bacteria off the brush and helps prevent makeup from building up.
When you put on your lipstick put your finger in your mouth and make a ‘O’ and pull it out. This trick will remove extra lipstick that could otherwise get stuck to your teeth.
As mentioned earlier, you might not know that the mall beauty counter sales associate can do makeup requests for you. All the advice here is priceless, and you can learn a lot about makeup. Keep the tips you’ve learned here in mind the next time you stop by the beauty counter. You are sure to feel great if you do!