Shed 10 years in a matter of minutes! Secrets of rejuvenating makeup for women 40+
Every age group has its own particular care needs, and mature skin is no exception. After the age of 40, the facial oval can lose definition and tone.
In addition, a characteristic feature of mature skin is dryness and loss of natural radiance. When creating makeup, the task of which is rejuvenation - it is important not to use black color and screaming dark shades. OBOZREVATEL tells how to choose cosmetics for women 40+.
The optimal foundation will be a product with a light texture that does not leave a mask-like feel. Matting products should not be used, as they can emphasize imperfections and wrinkles. The best choice is a product with light diffusing particles or ingredients that provide a natural glow effect. It will not only hide imperfections, but also give your face a fresh and natural glow. However, such a foundation is suitable only for women who have dry skin. Dense cream in the case of age-related changes is contraindicated.
When creating makeup for women aged 40+, don't forget about blush. Choose fresh shades such as peach, coral or berry pink. These colors will give a healthy look. By spreading the blush from cheekbones to temples, there will be a lifting effect that will make the facial features look tauter.
You should refrain from frequent use of powder, it is recommended to choose a light and fine texture. The product should be applied in a very thin layer, using a large fluffy brush for even distribution. The powder takes away the natural glow of the skin, which makes the image fresh and natural.
As you age, your eyelids no longer look supple and smooth. To make wrinkles less noticeable, you should use shimmery shadows with a satin finish or shimmer instead of matte shadows. Such a product gives brightness and neutralizes traces of fatigue. Do not apply shadows on the lower eyelids, the color pulls them down and the look becomes sad.
Women often avoid bright shades in makeup, but makeup artists believe this is a common mistake, as color helps you look younger. Especially good works accent on the lips - choose light variations of red and pink. Dark lipsticks will "take away" the volume, which with age and so becomes less. It is best to apply lipstick in the color of blush.
Make the tips of your eyebrows more graphic. Lightly shade them inside the outline if they seem sparse. Then neatly arrange the hairs with tinted gel. It will also fix the shape.
Liners and the color black
Black color is considered too "heavy". The rejuvenating effect of makeup is based on the lightness, radiance and delicacy of color shades. Therefore, it is better to refuse black liners and pencils, they can be replaced by gray or brown.
Minimalism in makeup
Naturalness can also be overdone. In some cases, natural makeup looks dull. Accents and soft contrasts are important to emphasize the beauty of a woman after 40.
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