Have you ever thought how movies stars and celebrities look picture perfect and drop-dead gorgeous at all times? You would think that they descended from the sky looking glamorous and diva-like. But the truth is they also have their bad hair days, generous share of ugly zits and unexpected break-outs on skin.
What does the trick is how their devoted and skilful make-up artists do their make-up – covering imperfections, like unshapely noses, thin lips, skin blemishes, tired, puffy eyes, dark circles and bad patches.
Fashionlady presents to you top 10 expert make-up tricks used by celebrities from India and all over the world. Continue reading!
1. Enhanced, Sexy Eyes
Black eyeliner is cliché! Top celebrity make-up artists recommend using colored eye-liner to properly adorn the top eyelash line.
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Following that, apply glittery white eye shadow onto the inner corners in a V-shape for giving wide-eyed and enhanced effect to the eyes. Complete this look by curling your eyelashes and crimping the top eyelashes towards the brows. Finish this beautiful curve by applying two thick coats of mascara from the roots in an upward stroke. Voila!
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2. Slim & Shapely Nose
Make-up can create illusion – Get a slimmer, longer nose by applying foundation on your nose. Then , swipe a streak of highlighter down the centre of the bridge and back up in a straight line. Set this with translucent powder which will not darken the illusion.
3. Classic Red Lips Look
Noticed Alia Bhatt’s rich red lipped pout in “Student of the Year”?
It is the famous red lipped pout with which every actress aspires to set the silver screen on fire. To get the film star classic red lips look, put concealer around the lip line and lightly color the lips with two shades of deep red. At the center of the lips, put the darker shade of red and on the outside apply medium red color.
You are ready to go for the evening with luscious, red lips to die for.
4. Sculpted Cheeks
Bollywood siren Kareena Kapoor has a well-sculpted face which looks more enhanced with contour blushing. Use blush powder which is darker in shade than your normal color – Pull your cheeks in and use a contour blush brush to apply the blush into the hollow of cheeks.
5. Invisible Eye Liner
You hate the idea of putting on fake eyelashes? Then try this – the Angelina Jolie eye make-up
This a famous look in Asian film industry which is used for making eyes appear fuller and lashes darker.
Below is a quick tutorial on how to tight line your eyes. Have a look!
Step 1: Pull up your upper eye lid and fill the gaps at the root of the lashes with liner pencil. Be careful while doing so as you may end up pricking your eyes with the pencil liner.
Step 2: Again pull up the eye lid and complete the left over gaps with liquid eye liner.
Step 3: Dip a flat brush into gel liner or cake liner. Now, push the brush upwards while holding your eye lid into the lash line.
Step 4: Use a Q-tip brush with make up remover or moisturizer to clean the smudges.
Check out your eyes- they are fuller and beautiful with enhanced lashes.