Makeup In A Hurry

dreamstime_xs_30243859All of us remember those horrible mornings when we have less than two minutes to leave home, and it is vitally important to obscure our zombie-like look. The good news is that makeup application is not necessarily a lifelong process. It takes 10 minutes on the average, but you can make it less if necessary. Practice makes perfect, and with time, you can become a champion as regards makeup application. All you have to do is following a few tips, and using products that serves many purposes (2 in 1, 3 in 1 products). For example a BB cream acts as a foundation, moisturizer and it contains SPF as well.

You can save a lot of time if you have a makeup routine. Pick the most important things to you, for example a lipstick, an eyeliner, a mascara and a foundation, and put them into a separate makeup bag. Choose the things that enhance your best features, for example if you have long lashes, always take a mascara with you.

Plan ahead. Put your makeup in the bathroom in the evening. Having your makeup organized so you already know where things are is essential. You will go crazy in the morning if you don’t find your favorite terracotta bronzing powder. Store your makeup for easy access and keep them clean.

Easily create soft and healthy looking skin by evening out your complexion. If you have a clear skin, there is no need to mess with your the foundation every day. Start with washing your face with ice cold water. This will make you look much better and vital. All of us remember those horroristic mornings when we have less than two minutes to leave home, and it is vitally important to obscure our zombie-like look. The good news is that makeup application is not necessarily a lifelong process. It takes 10 minutes on the average, but you can make it less if necessary. Practice makes perfect, and with time, you can become a champion as regards makeup application. All you have to do is following a few tips, and using products that serve many purposes (2 in 1, 3 in 1 products). For example a BB cream acts as a foundation, moisturizer and it contains SPF as well.

Stick with a concealer to quickly hide any under eye bags or redness. If you have uneven skin and you need to hide it, try a tinted moisturizer instead. It won’t streak and can be applied in a hurry with just your hands. Massage the foundation into your skin, to freshen your cheeks. If you have oily skin, apply a powder foundation. This is quicker as it is a foundation and a powder in one, and it will control oily skin better.

If you travel to bus or train, you will have some time to kill before you arrive to work. Put a base makeup on in the house, and leave the finishing touches for the time on the subway. Do not leave the house with no makeup at all, because you will look strange
to others when you suddenly “change your face”.

For quicker application, take a business card and place it at the base of your upper lash line, and apply your mascara. Repeat these steps for your bottom lash line, too. This little trick prevents your mascara from getting on your lid and also allows the majority of the product to be applied to the base of your lashes, which will make them look fuller. You don’t have to use eyeliner if you use this technique.

Your eyes might be tired in the morning, so you need something to do with that. Apply a white coal pencil to your waterline, and use a medium brown eyeshadow on your eyelids. Then use a lighter eyeshadow in the inner corner of your eye. Avoid a brush and lipstick with red shade, because if the white of the eye is red, this will accentuate it.