Are you a busy girl that always attends special occasions? Or do you still a beginner at makeup but want to do your own makeup for your special occasions? Maybe this kind of makeup will be suitable for you. You know some people think only use eyebrows, powder, and lipstick already enough to go to the special or formal event.
But you’re wrong! It will show that you’re not professional. Moreover, if you don’t wear any makeup. Please don’t do that! Doing makeup is not hard as you think, there are a lot of easy ways to achieve the makeup look that you want. Like this glam makeup idea! This is very universal makeup that you can wear for any occasion that you want to attend.
Even, you can use it for your daily makeup or makeup for work. If you think this is hard to get, it’s not hard as you think. This makeup is very beginner-friendly, if you are still new at makeup you can achieve this makeup easily. Do you want to know how to get this look? Without any for the do, let’s move on to the tutorial!
Easy Glam Makeup Look Tutorial
1. Contact Lenses as the Alternative for You Who Wear Glasses
Still wear glasses? Leave that nerd look now. Because you can wear a contact lens that can make you look chic and also very comfy to use. Do you know contact lenses are very light to use? Believe me, it will. But for you who have sensitive eyes, you should be careful because it can make your eyes feel dry and irritated.
For this glam makeup, you can prefer natural color lenses like brown or dark grey. But if you just want to use it as an alternative for fixing your visual impairment, you can choose clear lenses. Just choose based on your favorite.
2. Use Skincare to Prepare Your Skin Before Do Your Makeup
This is the most important part before doing your makeup. Of course, preparing your skin with skincare. Skincare has the function to make your skin hydrated and moist, so your base makeup can stick well on your skin and stay long last without cracking or cakey.
Besides that, by applying skincare before makeup will help to protect your skin from chemical makeup. You know chemical makeup is very dangerous that can trigger acne and skin breakout. And for you who want to use this makeup during the day, make sure that you already use sunscreen.
3. Primer for Having Flawless Finish Makeup
Have big pores? I know it will disturb your finished makeup. That’s why we recommend you to wear primer for blurring your big pores so your makeup will seem flawless. Not only that, but primer also has the function to make your makeup look flawless. So, if you feel confused to choose the right primer for you, here is a tip.
The first thing that you should know is your skin type. If you already know your skin type, you can start to choose the right primer. For those who have oily skin, you can choose a primer that has a silicone or cream texture to hold the oil on your face. Meanwhile, if you have dry skin, you can choose a primer that has a gel texture which is good for hydrating your skin.
4. Even Your Skin Tone with Foundation
If you have uneven skin, you don’t have to feel worried because we can fix it with foundation! But there’s a lot of coverage level on a foundation. Maybe you can adjust to your skin needs. Let us help you to find your foundation.
If your skin doesn’t have a lot of blemishes maybe you can choose a light coverage foundation because it feels light on your skin. But if you have many scars on your skin, a medium to full coverage foundation will be a great choice. You can apply foundation using a foundation brush to get the coverage or a wet sponge to have a natural finish.
5. Concealer to Cover the Imperfections on Your Skin
If you already use a medium to full coverage foundation but your acne or dark spot still can be seen, maybe concealer can help you to hide it. Because concealer has a thick texture and high coverage than the foundation.
You can choose a liquid concealer for this makeup to get a natural finish. You just have to put on the concealer on the area that has acne and a dark spot. Then, wait a few minutes until the condition is half-dry. Furthermore, you can blend it slowly with a wet sponge or concealer brush.
6. Set Your Complexion Makeup with Powder
Now your complexion makeup already looks flawless. So, to make your effort not useless, you can set it immediately using a powder. Because if you don’t wear a powder, believe me, your makeup will easy to get melt and cakey.
You can choose between loose powder or two-way cake powder. But for you who have oily skin, we suggest you prefer loose powder which is good for holding the oil on your face. And you can also do the baking technique by applying a lot of powder to the area that easily gets oil or cracks. Furthermore, after a few minutes, or if it feels already set, you can continue to blend it using a powder brush.
7. Give an Illusions to Your Face Using Contour
I know your face will look flat now, therefore, contour created! Because it can bring back your face dimensions. Moreover, your can make your face look thin and have a V-shaped face. But you should choose the color of contour which is similar to your skin tone to prevent a tacky look.
You can apply contour under your cheekbone to make your cheeks look thin. And for you who want to have a V-shape face, you can also put the contour on your jawline. Furthermore, for people who have a big face shape, you can make it look small by adding contour on your hairlines. Last, you can get a pointy nose or make it look sharper if you put the contour on the sides of your nose.
8. Look Fresh with Nude Color Blush
Because the theme of this makeup is glam look, you should make your makeup look elegant by choosing the right color, especially for your blush. That’s why we recommend you choose a nude color as your blush.
Applying blush can also determine your looks. If you want to look mature and sexy you can put the blush on your cheekbone. But if you want to look sweet, apply blush on the apple of the cheek. And for you who want to look cute, you can use blush on your nose too.
9. Feathered Eyebrows Look
I know beginner makeup will be very hard for making their brows. So, you can choose the natural feathered eyebrows to look. It sounds hard because it looks complicated but actually it’s very easy. And we’re gonna give you the tutorial to make this eyebrow look.
First, you can brush your brows to the top using a spoolie brush. Then you can continue to draw your eyebrows using an eyebrows pencil following your natural shape brows. Don’t forget to fill in the blank space too. Furthermore, you can set your hair brows with brow mascara and make it sharper with concealer.
10. Neutral Color Eyeshadow to Prevent the Tacky Look
For this glam makeup look, you don’t have to feel hesitate with the eye makeup. You just have to choose a neutral color like brown, nude, or mauve color. The important is just the trick of you wearing the eyeshadow to make your eyes look sharp and deep.
You can start with apply light color all over your eyelid. Then, make your eyes look deeper by applying dark color to your crease and outer corner. Furthermore, wear shimmering shadows to make your eye makeup look alive. Do the same thing on your lower eyes to balance the eye makeup.
11. Make Your Eyes Look Sharp with Cat Wing Eyeliner
Support your eye makeup with cat wing eyeliner. Because this is the type of eyeliner that can make your eyes look sharp. Especially for you who have glazed eyes, this eyeliner will make your eyes look more awake and sharper.
Choose black liquid eyeliner that can make your makeup look bold. And draw the line from your inner corner to your outer corner. You can add sharp and high lines at the end of your eyes. This is optional, you can use nude eyeliner for the waterline of your eyes to make your eyes look bigger.
12. Choose Natural False Lashes to Keep the Natural Look
The last step to finish your eye makeup, you can add natural false lashes to your eyes. False lashes could make your eye makeup look alive and support this bold makeup. Also, for you who have thin and short lashes, false lashes are gonna be your helper.
Even if you want to use false lashes doesn’t mean you don’t have to use mascara. You still need it, girls! Because it can make your natural lashes look merge with the false lashes. So, you can curl your eyelash with an eyelash curler first. Then, continue using mascara on your upper and lower lashes. Furthermore, you can start to use false lashes.
13. Highlighter for Having Fake Glowing Skin
If you feel your skin looks flat and it really seems that you wear makeup, you can use a highlighter as the alternative. Highlighter can give an illusion that your skin is healthy and glow. Also, this can make your makeup look gorgeous.
But, choosing the right color of highlighter is also important too. If you choose the wrong color, it can make your makeup look weird. That’s why you should know your skin tone. If you have a neutral skin undertone, you can choose a champagne color. For those people who have a yellow undertone, you can prefer a gold color. Last, for you who have a pink undertone, a rose color will be great on your skin. And apply a highlighter on the highest point of your face with a highlighter blush.
14. Apply Nude Color Lipstick to Your Lips
Now turn into every girl’s favorite part. Who can live without lipstick? I know that every girl will raise their hands. Lipstick is the most important thing for girls that can make their face look more fresh and sweet. So, for this kind of makeup, we recommend you choose nude color lipstick. Don’t worry if you don’t like using nude lipstick because you can do ombre lips for this makeup.
If you have dark lips, you can conceal your lips first with concealer. After you blend it, you can continue using nude lipstick all over your lips. You can stop in here if you feel it’s enough. But for you who can use nude lipstick because your face looks pale, you can do ombre by applying a little bit of red or mauve lipstick on the inner lips. Remember to blend it until there’s no harsh line to make it natural.
15. Finish Your Makeup with Setting Spray
Now we have almost finished this makeup. You just have to set all of your makeup with setting spray to make sure it will stay long last. Besides that, using a setting spray can also prevent your makeup get cracking or cakey.
Therefore, you need to choose the right setting spray based on your skin type and skin problems. For those who have oily skin, you can choose a matte finish setting spray that can hold the oil on your face. And for those people who have dry skin, we recommend you choose a dewy finish setting spray that can hydrate your skin.
Your makeup is done! You can look in the mirror how gorgeous you are now. And for you who still search for makeup for your special occasions, this gonna be the right choice for you! Besides that, it can make you look pretty, but this makeup is also very easy to get even for you who are still a beginner at makeup. So, I hope you can follow this tutorial easily and enjoy this easy glam makeup look for your special occasions.