Skin usually expresses its unique qualities with oiliness
in the T-zone and normal-to-dry skin everywhere else. Like
other types, environmental factors and your body's chemistry
may change your skin's balance. Use a flexible make-up routine
to help cope with combination skin's many moods.
Experiment with different foundations.
Choose an oil-managing powder for your T-zone (and other oily
is the base of make-up. With the help of right selected and
accurate applied foundation you can hide roughnesses, spots,
pimples, irritated area of the skin. Light liquid foundation
contains a lot of oil and moisture that is useful for dry
and normal skin. Compact foundation is suitable for oily skin
and hides skin imperfections excellently. There are foundations
for combined skin and sensitive skin with calming effects.
You should use only quality cosmetic of wide known firms,
the products of which are indicated with release date and
apply foundation that suits your natural skin colour. If your
face's natural colour is light, avoid any dark foundation
colour. If you have any blemishes on your face, avoid any
pink tints (pink colour emphasize a blemishes).
1. Cleanse your face, and apply moisture cream on the face
and throat. Let the cream be absorb by the skin for 3 - 5
minute. If your skin is oily or combined (some areas oily,
some dry) put the tissue on the oily areas of your face (for
example nose, chin, forehead).
Apply the foundation: dot small amount of it on the forehead,
blend evenly with fingertips, then do the same with the cheeks,
nose and chin. Don't apply too much or too little of foundation
(it looks untidy).
Cover small pimple and red spots with concealer or cream.
Follow with Your favourite loose or pressed powder (translucent
loose powder for normal-to-oily skin and pressed powder for
normal-to-dry skin). For better result use large powder brush.
The powder must be the same tint that foundation is.
is important part of make-up. With the help of an accurate
applied blush you can refresh your face, make it looking much
better and healthier and to model the form of your face. To
do blush looking naturally, you should put it on enough, but
not too much and please do not choice exotic colours.
colour of blush must match the skin, hair colour, lipstick
and nail polish colour also. Palette of beige and pink tints
is appropriate almost to everybody. All tints of beige and
pink are suitable to light skin, more dark tints (coppery
and coral colours) are suitable to brown sunburned skin. Orange
tints are suitable to red-haired women.
Types of blush
are several types of a blush; most popular are powder blush
and creamy blush. Creamy blush more suits for dry skin. It's
better to apply with your fingertips. If you use powder blush,
apply it after powder, but creamy blush, it's better to apply
How to apply
If you have an oval face put blush on the cheekbones
Round face seems to be longer if the blush is put on from
temples to lip corners like triangle.
For others; put blush on the cheek like an oval at the nose
level. If you put on too much blush, cover cheek with some
quantity of light powder. The colour of blush becomes softened.