What is the order of applying makeup?

makeup looks Order of Makeup Application: Which Products Go First?

  • STEP #1: PRIMER.

What is applied first in makeup?

Eyeshadow, eyeliner, then mascara The powder products go one before the cream based products. Last to go on are the liquid liner and mascara.

Where do you apply foundation?

Concentrate the foundation in the center of your face where redness and blemishes tend to be more problematic. Apply just a dab of foundation on each side of your nose, and in the center of your forehead and chin, then blend outward.

Where do contour go?

The basic places for contouring include the area under the jawline, the sides of the temples, and the hollows of your cheekbones. The sides of the nose and the hairline are also areas people sometimes choose to contour.

What is highlighting and contouring?

Contouring creates a super sculpted look that can help your nose appear slimmer, your forehead smaller and your cheekbones more sharp without going under the needle. Next, let’s talk about highlighting. Highlighting is the exact opposite of contouring. Instead of adding shadows, it’s adding light to the face.

Which comes first serum or primer?

Moisturizer (or sunscreen) should always be the last step in your skin care routine. Primer should always be the first step in your makeup routine.

Where do you apply concealer and foundation?

Under your eyes, blend a concealer that’s up to two shades lighter than your foundation into a triangular shape (tip pointing down), to brighten and give your eyes a more “open” look. For pesky blemishes, dab a concealer the same shade as your foundation onto the center of the pimple and blend it out.

What is highlighter makeup?

Highlighter is a type of cosmetic product that reflects light. Often used for contouring, it can be applied to the face or other parts of the body to brighten the skin on a given area, create the perception of depth and angles.

What is bronzer in makeup?

Bronzer is used to add warmth and dimension to your face, making the skin look flushed with health. It is supposed to be applied after face makeup and before the blush. Bronzer is brushed on the perimeter of the face that includes cheeks, jawline, edges of the forehead, and nose.