Ever wonder how Hollywood actresses look like they never age? Chances are their makeup artists use some of these tricks for pretty, youthful-looking skin.
If you always choose safe neutral, tan and brown tones for their makeup, that can dull you down. A little bit of a bright color can change your whole face, making it look healthier and more youthful.
2- Apply moisturizer before foundation.
If you put on foundation without moisturizer, your skin will suck up the moisture in that foundation, magnifying wrinkles and dry patches.
3- Go gold in your foundation if you’re over age 50.
Gold tones will neutralize redness, counteract that gray pallor, and make you look healthier and younger.
4- Cover problem spots with concealer, not foundation.
If you try to camouflage everything with foundation, it accentuates wrinkles and doesn’t look natural. With foundation, less is always more.
5- Ditch your powder if you’re over age 50, unless you have oily skin.
Powders settle into your wrinkles, cling to facial down, and make you look older.
6- Choose a shadow color that is the opposite of your eye color.
This makeup trick will bring out the color of your eyes. If you have blue eyes, wear a shade that has brown, copper, bronze, plum or terracotta tones. Enhance brown eyes with blues, purples and greens.
7- Line the upper inner rims (waterlines) of your eyes with a dark waterproof color.
It will make you look fresh and awake.
8- Dab a bit of Vaseline or shiny lip gloss on the middle of your lower lip.