Now that your pores and skin is prepped and primed, you can begin making use of your make-up. Whereas usually, you’d begin with basis first after which concealer, often we attain for concealer first. In case you’re not sure, our IPSY story on whether or not to use basis or concealer first is a superb refresher.
We dab a couple of dots of basis on the T-zone, specializing in the brow, nostril, cheeks, and chin. Subsequent, we recommendusing a basis brush to mix it in. Whereas you may also definitely use a make-up sponge and even your fingers, utilizing a basis brush is fast and straightforward, making it a fantastic possibility for novices (and anybody who’s trying to simplify their make-up routine). To attain a pure end, begin with a small quantity of product and mix up and out. For extra on that approach, take a look at our story on how one can apply basis with a brush.
Now that your basis is utilized, you’re prepared to use concealer. Give attention to any areas you wish to conceal: beneath the eyes, across the nostrils, and any blemishes or darkish spots. In terms of overlaying up, it’s vital to dab, by no means drag. “When making use of concealer, you by no means wish to unfold it, however all the time dab it in place, permitting it to saturate the realm you are attempting to cowl,” says Castro.
Spot apply on blemishes and flippantly dab, utilizing both your ring finger, a concealer brush, or sponge. To hide beneath the eyes, draw two inverted triangles beneath your eyes and mix the perimeters into the inspiration by flippantly dabbing. Not solely is the upside-down triangle approach fairly foolproof, however it additionally brightens up your entire face. The top consequence? A stunning glow.