12/11/17

Leg Makeup

You got bruises, scars, freckles and veins coming out of your legs and stops you from wearing miniskirts, shorts and bikinis? Well you have to thank leg makeup because it allows you again to go out in public with your legs off.

Makeup is not only applied on the face but also on legs. Its purpose is the same with face makeup. Its texture is thicker than the traditional concealer and foundation we put on our face. It hides scars, tattoos, veins, bruises, birthmarks and even your age, and the most important one; it will make your legs look smooth, flawless and perfect. It is made to be applied on different body areas, arms, stomach, back and the legs. With leg makeup, it ceased your longs pants outfit throughout the year, you don’t have to hide your legs with everyone, and you’ll have the confidence to walk in public showing your beautiful and perfect legs.

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How to do the leg makeup?Just like putting makeup on face, it has to be smooth. Moisturizer is to face as shaver is to legs. Your legs must be smooth as possible before starting the makeup process. So, shave, exfoliate and moisturize your legs. You must consider this tip: if you have scars, veins and raised impurities, it is recommended to apply primer that is in a gel or cram form to help out even the imperfections. Next, apply the body makeup. It works the same with face foundation. But, when you apply it, don’t be tempted to use your fingertips when blending it. Fingertips have natural oils which makes it harder for the makeup to blend well. Instead, use sponge when blending the makeup in your skin. Preferably, use the latex type and have that natural leg makeup finish. If you’re not satisfied with the coverage of the body makeup, you may put on concealer

Slikovni rezultat za Leg MakeupRemember to use brush when blending. It’s much better if the amount of concealer would be the same with the size that you want to cover up. The last thing you would do is to finish your work with a dusting of powder on your leg. It may sound a bit odd but it works the best. Finishing any makeup work with a dusting of powder helps makeup to stay longer on skin and helps it from smudging and staining your clothes. Helpful tip: let your makeup dry completely and totally before putting on your clothes. It saves your makeup from being ruined. 

Tips for keeps

You’ll be needing makeup brushes when you do your leg makeup. These brushes must be used in blending. DON’T USE FINGERTIPS.

Use smaller brushes to cover small scars while bigger brush hides larger scar.

A translucent type of powder is suggested to use as finishing.

Hygiene. Hygiene. Hygiene. Keep your tools clean all the time. Wash it every after use.

Almost all body makeup is in cream form, however, you can also find airbrush body makeup that you can easily apply.

When choosing powder, make sure that it matches your foundation and skin tone. Darker shade must also be used but don’t go any darker than your arms.

I hope this five simple steps can help you gain back confidence to go out in public wearing shorts, skirts and bikinis and show off your beautiful and perfect legs that everyone envy.

11/29/17

Japanese Beauty Products

When we talk about innovation, the first thing that comes into our mind is Japan. They invented incredible technologies and even skin care products. Maybe that’s the reason why Japanese women are known to have flawless and smooth skin. They haven’t stopped their quest for perfection and beauty. That’s why they keep on inventing new things.

What we have here guys are some of the best Japanese beauty products Japanese women used. You heard me, yes I said “guys,” I’m also talking to you boys. Why not try some of the products or if you want give it as a present to your girls and they will surely love it.

Top pick of customers

If you are a fan of mascaras and can’t even step out of the door without any, then you must give a try to Japanese mascaras. They have the most durable and best mascara you will ever see. They give tone and volume and curl your lashes at the same time. This can last a day, doesn’t smudge and holds so strong that you need also a strong makeup remover to remove it. It is also sold by same manufacturer. Some of the brands are Heroine Lash and Curl. Shiseido Soft Whip Facial Wash- often times, after washing our face with facial cleansers, it leaves our skin dry. This Soft Whip is very popular in Japan because of its soft and creamy texture, lathers like soft wash foam when added with water.  Unlike any other facial wash that leaves your skin dry, it leaves the skin’s natural oil intact and washes away the sebum causing acne, blackhead and pimples.

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Almost all cleansing oils would quickly emulsify and won’t foam when added to water. Other facial masks that we have tried needs to be rinsed with water, Japanese Facial Masks need no rinsing, that’s what makes them popular in Japan. To use it, just peel off the cool sheet and directly apply on your face. Leave it for five to ten minutes before removing. It has glycerin that seeps deep into the pores leaving you a radiant, smooth and cool feeling. On summer days, facial masks can be stored in the refrigerator and have that cooling effect. We want a clean and clear skin. It is very impossible to not sweat especially during summer.

Slikovni rezultat za Japanese Beauty ProductsI know you have heard that Japanese deo sprays sucks, but their deo sheets or deo packs are so amazing. Just wipe it off on your underarm and voila, you’ll feel fresh because it has cooling effect and smell good again. It comes in sachet so it is so handy and you can take it with you anywhere and everywhere. Japanese proudly presents to you the Shiseido Skincare Extra Gentle Cleansing Foam. It cleans and removes chemicals and dirt that ordinary makeup leaves on your skin giving you a radiant and beautiful and clear skin. Another great product from Shiseido Skincare is their Nourishing Softener Facial Astringents. It repairs and rejuvenates skin that gets suffocated caused by constant use of makeup. Seaweed Packs are Japanese’s secret. It is made of wakame, dried seaweed which rejuvenates and revitalizes skin by sweeping off dirt and pollution. It also contains properties that are good for the skin exfoliating and anti aging properties. Japanese looks young for their age.

Their secret is SK II Facial Treatment Toner. Its secret, sake brewery, makes explains the reason why it is expensive. The ingredient that makes and repairs the skin from the inside found in sake brewing is called “pitera.” So if you want to look youthful, try their toner. Cure Natural Aqua Gel- if you want to exfoliate your skin but scared to try some facial scrubs because of your sensitive skin, then you have to give a try to this product. It is made up of water, about 90% of water, which makes it applicable even if you have sensitive skin. This will also work to those with normal skin.

Disclaimer

Those products mentioned above are not sponsored. We just did some serious research about Japanese beauty products that we consider worth recommending.

09/22/17

Hypoallergenic Makeup are Gentle to Skin

Almost every women uses makeup to look good in the eyes of everyone. They hide those imperfections and flaws like dark circles, acne and pimple marks, and wrinkles by applying thick layers of foundation and concealer. Everyone is deceived by the beauty that makeup gives us.  It is undeniable that a woman looks better when wearing makeup on, especially the natural makeup.

To have that natural look, choose light to almost natural shade. Don’t use colored eye shades, though you may use, to really make it look like natural. Light lipsticks, lip balms and lip tints are preferred to put color on your lips. When doing natural makeup, secret here is to only work on your eyes and lips. That’s your facial features that should be highlighted. Older people who would wish to try to hide and cover those dark circles and wrinkles tend to put on heavy makeup thus making their wrinkles more noticeable and make them look older. It is best to use light makeup for they will look younger than their age.

What is hypoallergenic makeup?

Slikovni rezultat za Hypoallergenic MakeupWomen love makeup for it helps them look even better. But what if you’re a kind of person who is sensitive to makeup because you have sensitive skin? When you put something in your face, it causes some allergic reaction such as redness, swelling, itching, pimples and hives. Does that mean you’re no longer allowed to go out and step the house with bare face? Big credits to those who invented hypoallergenic makeup! They are made up of chemicals that are believed to cause less and fewer irritations and reactions to skin. Products that are labeled hypoallergenic are said to gentle and mild to skin. Hypoallergenic makeup like lip color, eye shades, foundation, concealer, mascara, eyebrows and eyeliners can be bought on online stores, makeup isles, drug stores or you may have them direct from manufacturers. If it happens that you don’t want to try hypoallergenic makeup for the reason that you have that doubt on your mind that it might not work on you and may just aggravate your condition, you may try and make your own beauty product. There are lots of homemade makeup recipes online. From blush, eye shades, liquid foundation and lipsticks. The common ingredients used are coconut oil, fruit extracts, vanilla beans and honey.

If you have some serious allergies and reactions to cosmetics, it is advised to contact the nearest dermatologist in your city. Your dermatologist will do so skin te4sting to determine which substance causes irritation on your skin when applied. The dermatologist will recommend you which products you’re supposed to use.

09/17/17

How to Apply Makeup

Nothing beats the natural beauty we have. But it’s nicer if we can add a touch of color to highlight our best areas. If you want to have that natural look whenever you step out of your door, then you must read this article. We’re going to share some tips on how to achieve it.

It’s always best to start with a clean face. Remove any makeup if you slept last night with a makeup on your face. You may use makeup remover or mild baby oil. You can also wash your face earlier before. If you try to put on makeup over old makeup, it will be cakey and will look more unnatural. After washing your face, put on some moisturizer to keep skin from drying. If you have some blemishes, pick up your concealer and dab some of it, pat it, but don’t rub, until it’s well blended. Cover face with liquid foundation. Choose color that is close to your skin tone. You may use your finger tips and apply it on upward stroke (forehead and downward stroke (chin). Make sure that you extend it on your jaw line so it will not look like you’re wearing a mask. If you have tinted moisturizer on hand, you may use it and skip the foundation. Put on some blusher to give you a defined look, or if you want a sun-kissed tone, use bronzer. Apply in on your apples, the circles that form when you try to smile. Do it in upward stroke. If you want to add some contour and depth, use highlighter. You want to look natural, skip eye shadow. But if you can’t go out without it, try using shades of brown.

Povezana slikaTip: the eye shade that you’re going to wear should be in contrast with the color of your eye. Next thing to work on is your brows. If you’re brows are already well defined, then good for you. Eyebrows are the most hard to make look more natural. It’s best to use brown eyebrow pencil. Choose good quality so it won’t smudge. Curl your lashes. You may heat up your curler for 3 seconds using hair blower because it holds curl better. Just make sure to check before using, it may be too hot. Use mascara to make lashes longer. Work on your upper lash first, hold the wand horizontally and wiggle it from roots to tips. For the lower lash, hold the wand vertically and do the downward stroke. And finally, add color to your lips.

Some women prefer lip gloss and lip balm. Lip balm makes the lips soft and flaky that lipstick and lip gloss can cause both. But if you want to wear lipstick, choose nude colors. To make it last longer, put on your lip balm first, then your lipstick. When you wear lipstick, start form center of lips going out. Be sure that reach the edge of your lips and be careful not to stain your teeth. To have that pouty lip, dab some shiner in the center of your lips.

Extra tips:

Always wear sunscreen. If you have dry skin, wear moisturizer before the sunscreen.

Wash your face with warm water before applying sunscreen if you have oily skin.

Concealer brush works better than using fingertips.

Using lip brush makes the lipstick last longer.

Now that you’re done reading the article, it’s now time to try it to yourself. Enjoy that fresh and natural look all day long!

 

08/8/17

High End Cosmetics

Where can I find high end cosmetics?

If you are planning to own one of the most paid and upscale cosmetic products that is worth buying a buck? You have to do some serious researches online. Look for online sellers that offer wholesale. With that, you can have the upmarket product that you want in a low price. But, it is not as easy as you think. This top quality and sophisticated makeup are only sold to distributors- appointed distributors. The manufacturers of these products won’t sell or distribute cosmetics to small businesses. Often times, they don’t need advertisements or promotions of their products because they no longer need it since the demand is above high.

How will I know if it is authentic?

If you found a store that sells and offers high end makeup at a cheaper price, you have to be wary. You may encounter sellers that sell bulk products at a price lower than the expected. In such cases, the products might be fake, damaged and already expired. Just an advice; if you’re thinking to buy bulk orders and make the products as a gift or want to sell it, make sure that the seller uses traceable payment method. Don’t go for cash transfer. Also, don’t order large quantities right away, start with small orders so the risk will be minimized. A seller that shows pictures of products, states that product condition and previous payments or transactions made by customers then it is expected that the seller is genuine. Genuine sellers should also have their contact number posted for easy negotiation.

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High end cosmetic products worth splurging on

Dior skin airflash spray foundation- this product is a bit pricey, so use it only during occasion.

Dior skin forever compact powder-  I love how this compact powder can be used in two ways. It can work as a pressed powder and at the same time a bronzer which makes it convenient since I don’t have to carry two different make up in my bag and it comes in compact form. If you want to use it as a bronzer, choose the darker shade.

If you want this, you can find it on online stores such as eBay, Sephora and Amazon.