The holiday season is upon us and with it comes numerous social events and activities.Hot guys, laughter, wine,good food,fun and of course playing dress up.For the ladies that aren’t going on any holiday break, it’s not easy to dash home to freshen up, change clothes and then makeup especially if you work on the island and live on the mainland.
Sometimes because of the stress involved, you’d be forced to take a rain check on a fun night and go home bored . With this mini tutorial /post on how to switch your day time makeup to a night look, boring nights will become a thing of the past.
It’s simple and easy as it’s basically knowing/doing the right touch up. No need to wipe your entire face and start all over —remember you don’t want to be late and miss out on all the fun.
BEAUTY ESSENTIALS: You’ll need some products for your touch up in your makeup purse with these essential items- Facial spray, powder, mascara, compact eyeshadow palette, compact highlighter,gel liner, lipstick, gel liner.
For your day look, you want to keep everything minimal and work place approved , so you can build up your makeup when applying makeup for your event at night.
Eyes– simple nude eyeshadow , minimal liner or you tightline , minimal mascara
Face -moisturize face, apply foundation, concealer, powder , light powder highlight/ contour.Set makeup with a setting spray
Lips– simple nude lip colour .
Before you switch to your night look , blot your face with blotting paper or tissue to remove the shine or sweat from your face. Spritz with a facial spray to freshen your face , wipe lips.
Eyes-You can dab a bit of dark shadow on the neutral shade you have on earlier to give it a smoky effect or a shimmery shade to make your eyes pop. Line with a gel liner- a winged liner preferably, thickly line your lower lash line to intensify your eyes. Then double up on mascara.
Face– retouch with powder ,also retouch your highlight/contour , apply bronzer/ highlighter to cheek bones , set with a setting spray
Lips– Bold lip colour of your choice. Gloss is optional .
Also spray on perfume , pop a tictac so you look and smell fresh.
VOILA YOU ARE READY TO PARTY !!! Told you it was easy peasy.
After a fun filled night do not forget to wipe/wash off your makeup. To ensure a healthy and fresh skin you need to ensure to avoid sleeping with makeup on. The skin needs to breathe once in a while or always if possible, because dirt, dust, makeup products can clog the skin pores which isn’t good for your skin.
Continue to stay fabulous ladies and don’t forget to pamper your face the right way one beat and one wash at a time.