Corrective or camouflage make-up tends to spotlight a person’s best features to make an attractive woman more beautiful. Such a makeup also minimizes a person’s beauty flaws. Camouflage makeup style creates illusions. Highlighting, contouring and shadowing are the fundamental techniques to be followed. Working like an artist with concealer, foundation, powder, eye color, lip color as your tools would yield compliments out of your mates.
Modulate Face Shapes
There are different shapes of the faces which sometimes should be modulated in an effort to get the desired look.
If some one’s face is Round it must be made look slender, which might achieved by applying darker foundation on the sides of the face. The shadowing of excess width creates the illusion of extra length.
Color ought to be selected carefully for a square shaped face because its sharp edges must be softened. Shading with upward strokes of blusher towards temples would reduce the squareness of bone structure.
Pear-shaped faces have a large jaw and narrow forehead. To create width at the forehead and to slenderize the jaw shading is done on the sides of the chin, apply highlighter to the sides of forehead and application of blusher makes the cheek fuller.
Width must be added to Oblong or diamond face, so tip of the chin must be shadowed with lighter colors to reduce length. Highlighter creates fullness to the face when applied to the sides of the temples and similarly Blusher gives fullness to the cheeks.
Oval face is the perfect shape because it just needs shading and highlighting the cheekbones.
Heart shape face has wide forehead and a thin jaw line. To widen the jaw line and reduce the forehead shading is finished on the sides of the forehead and temples and jawline angle must be highlighted.
Corrective makeup for nose
Apply concealer darker than skin color on the center of nose, after which cover the side of the nose with another concealer that’s few shades lighter than the skin tone. Spread it with downward strokes towards nostrils to create width.
Makeup will allow you to overcome your broad nose. Apply foundation darker than skin color to the sides of the nose. Start applying it from the inner corners of the eyebrows and head downwards to thenostrils and cover the bridge of the nose with a lighter shade of foundation.
Finish it off with applying transparent powder to the nose.
For giant noses apply a foundation that is 1-2 shades darker than your skin tone to the tips between the nostrils. Cover the entire spot with foundation and concealer.
Apply a not too dark foundation down the middle line of the nose. Cover the bump with the dame colored foundation.
Corrective makeup for Eyes
Big, prominent eyes
Use dark eye shadows and eyeliner across the eyes to make big eyes look smaller.
In daytime eye makeup, apply neutral eye shadow that is 2 tones darker than your skin toneon lid and crease as well. Blend.Line the lash line with black or dark brown eyeliner. Remember to apply mascara that only increases the amount not lengthen eyelashes.
The use of bright colors across the eyes and white or beige eyeliner on the waterline open up the eyes. But remember not to use dark eyeliner on the underside lid. Apply eyeliner on the top lash line and extend it beyond the corners of the attention. Accentuate the shape of the eyes by applying neutral eye shadows with a hint of black. Curl the eyelashes after which apply mascara.
Round eyes gives “too alert” feel. To make the eyes appear wider, contour areas inside and outside the eyes. Apply a skinny stroke of medium shade eye make-up to the crease of the eyelid. Blend. Draw a thick line on the outer and inner corners of the attention by eyeliner to create anillusion of width.
Narrow eyes appear larger and wide by way of light shade of eye color on the upper lid extending it beyond the inner and outer corners. Apply a skinny band of the sunshine shade of color on the lower lid lash. Sometime white eyeliner on the inside of the lash lid is applied to provide eye more open look. Apply light mascara.
Application of dark eye shadow within the inner corner and lighter eye shadow to the outer two-thirds of the lid reduces the space between the eyes. Draw a skinny line of eyeliner from inner to outer corners on both upper and lower lids. Groom eyebrows with Pencil, this may bring eyebrows slightly closer to the nose. Don’t extend eyebrows out on the corners. The mascara should be thick towards the centre of the eye.
Apply light shade from the inner corner to the middle of lid. Highlight the inner corner of the eye. Spread the medium-toned eye shadow to the outer corner of the eye from lashes to brow bone. Apply an intensive color eye shadow within the outer corner. Brush highlighter on the brow bone. Line both the eye lines with more focus in outer corners. Apply mascara thickened at the corners. Extend the length of brows out on the ends.
Corrective makeup for Lips
Small Mouth with Small Lips
Shape the perfect lip by drawing the road outside the natural lip line. Fill in with primer and a dark shade lipstick. Highlight the upper lip to create a fuller impression.
Large Mouth with Full Lips
Apply foundation to the mouth. Outline with a dark shade of lipstick just inside the natural lip line. Fill with light color lipstick within this outline. Avoid dark browns, plums, electric brights or pale shimmer shades.A matte lipstick can even lend a smaller appearance to your lips.
Full Upper Lip
Apply foundation to the upper lip. Outline lip inside its natural lip line and apply a dark shade of lipstick. Then outline the lower lip just outside its natural contour and fill in with a light shade lipstick.
Full Lower Lip
Outline upper lip just outside its natural contour. Apply a light shade of lipstick with a hint of lip gloss in the middle. Apply foundation to the lower lip. Outline inside the natural line and fill in with a darker shade of lipstick.