Makeup makes us look and feel good. Ditch reds, maroons and bright pinks. If your eyes are close together or round this can work well to elongate your eyes and draw the eye out and up. However, while makeup and skincare aficionados may be inundated with tips and tutorials from somethings on how to contour a chiseled cheekbone or master the smoky eye, information on how to get those looks once you hit a certain age is few and far between. This will emphasize dark circles and should be avoided.
15 Makeup ‘Mistakes’ You Never Realized Are Making You Look Older
I always use a lip liner before adding my lipstick. Believe me I have lots of lines and imperfections on my face. My most used eye pallets are these two. They are very sheer so they give just a hint of color. Powder applied sparingly to these areas will reduce the oily shine.
I have not used makeup that much but now after seeing how you are applying yours I think I may start again to add a little color to my cheeks. This will give you the right shape for your lipstick. At the end of this post you can hop on over and visit each blog as we join together celebrating The skin becomes thinner and sometimes crepe-like, and some experience blotchiness and hyperpigmentation also known as age spots and irregular discolorations , along with moles, wrinkles and skin laxity. The key to smokey eyes is avoiding any type of harsh lines.
Avoid a heavy hand with eyeliner — a thick liner can make upper lids look heavy. You can highlight your favorite areas while detracting from other things. Use the same shade or one shade darker than your natural skin tone. Frances, pictured left after her anti-ageing makeover, and, right, wearing the makeup that makes her look 10 years older. On a similar note, always remember to blend your makeup well. From which foundation to choose to how to successfully define your eyebrows, here are the best makeup tips for older women