Sweating is always a nightmare when you are wearing makeup. Smudged eye makeup, melting foundation and an oily T-zone are some biggest challenges to overcome for every makeup enthusiast.
Masters Academy of Makeup Arts in New Delhi, India; gives some of the expert tips with which you can combat such issues by following some steps. Makeup has no rules, but certainly some of these steps will make a huge difference to make your makeup stay on for a long time.
Whether it’s a hot sunny day, a clubbing night or a long day at work these tips will hold you up.
Prep your skin well
A good prep before applying makeup makes a huge difference. It prevents all excess oil from coming on to the face and also makes your skin appear healthier.
To prep your skin well, first access your skin and know your skin type. As per your skin type choose a right cleanser, toner, and a moisturizer.
Primers are your savior
No matter how much time do you have to do your makeup, never ever skip using a primer.
A good primer will even out your base, create a barrier between your skin and it will also control the excess oil.
Always remember less is more.
A pro tip: You can use a combination of primers for a better result.
Prepping Sprays are a big yay!
There are a variety of prepping sprays available in the market. You can check various brands like urban decay, mac and many more. They will give an extra layer of protection and will make your makeup water resistant.
Using long wearing makeup
Use products which claim to be long wearing and are of water proof formulations such as long wearing foundations, liquid lipsticks, gel liners, smudge proof kohl and waterproof mascaras.
Peace with powders
Make sure you always lock and seal your liquid foundation and your cream base with a setting powder. You can also layer a powder foundation/compact over your liquid foundation. It will make your base transfer proof, absorb all the excess oil and will keep your face matte for a long time.
Spray some setting spray
Always make setting as your last step. There are a variety of setting sprays available in the market. Some come exclusively to control excess oil, and some keep your base locked for a long time. You can choose as per your requirement and the budget.
Blotting sheets your purse essential
Blotting sheets come handy when you sweat a lot. Keep them in your purse and press them on your t-zone for matte face.
These were some pro tips to make your makeup sweat proof. We hope these will make your life a little easier.
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