For our generation, make-up is crucial and is changing all the time. Do you want to keep up to date with the latest trends? Keep reading.

SHADEN & CELINE | FEB 15, 2017 |

Eyebrows? Eyeshadows? Foundation? Lipstick? Highlighter? There is so much to know. Make-up is becoming an art, there are many things you must learn to become an expert. Recently, a large number of celebrities especially known thanks to social networks have influenced this trend. Forget your old habits and take note of those tips that are going to change your life. You are used to your basics, let’s discover our own! Get ready and make your friends jealous. Let’s begin with our Top 5. <More>

You have probably heard about Contouring but you don’t know what is it? Don’t worry! I’m sure you will fall in love with it and adopt it pretty soon. What is it exactly? “Contouring is giving shape to an area of the face and enhancing the facial structure through makeup “says Beau Nelson. This pro technique used by all models is now available for you. Contouring can be done with cream product or with powder. There are 4 main steps to know. First you need to put on your foundation, then you have to put a brighter concealer around your lightning areas, afterwards you must apply the bronzer onto the darks areas of your face and finally put some highlighter to illuminate your face. Our best video to help you step by step:

Steps describing how to do a contouring

After the skin, you need to take care of your eyes. There are two essential things: eyebrows and eyes. Nowadays, you must do your eyebrows. They actually define the shape of your face. You just need eyeshadow which matches your hair color with a make-up brush or a brow pencil. The only thing you need to do is a gradation of colors by putting more product on the second half of the eyebrows. To finish the look, you can add fixing mascara. If you don’t want to adopt this routine, we can offer you an alternative which is called the semi-pigmentation, if you are interested go on

Now, moving on to the smokey eye: a very famous technique used by celebrities. This trend is more complicated to learn, but we are sure that you will succeed. The smokey eye is based on a shading and blending. Our best proposition is to put a brown color into the crease of your eyes and blend it over and over again until you obtain a nice shade. Then, you take a deep black that you apply on the eyelid and once again you blend it over. To obtain the best result you MUST blend intensively. Finally you can add black pencil on your lower lash line and put some highlighter under your brow and in the inner corner of your eyes. This look is a must for parties.

Let’s talk about lips. Lips are a detail that you must not forget. Actually, lipstick should be used as a daily basis. Here’s some tips to bring out your lips. First of all, you can use light colors like nude or light pink for everyday and put some red or purple for night outs. Now, everyone is talking about “liquid matte”. This is THE revolution. It is also called an ink, indeed, this product is a lipstick that dries once you have put it on and at the end you have a matte result. 
 Finally, last but not least, we are going to talk to you about a crucial step: cleaning and hydrating. This is the STAGE you MUST NOT forget about. It is essential to remove the make-up at the end of the day. You can not sleep with your make-up still on, you have to clean your face otherwise you will be taking risks. In fact, leaving your mascara on when you go to sleep is dangerous because it could make your eyelashes fall. As well as your foundation could bring pimples out of your face. We selected the best make-up remover for you, it is from Clarins. After cleaning your face, you can hydrate it. Actually the moisturizing step is not mandatory for every day, however you MUST moisturize your face at least twice a week. You need to find by yourself the moisturizer that fits best for your type of skin. Once again Clarins’ creams are incredible.

We hope that you enjoyed our post. We are looking forward to reading all your comments and we would love to have pictures of you, once you will have try our tips.

To be continued….