Posts Tagged How-To: Face

  • How to Contour Your Nose - August 4th, 2010
  • Contouring your nose can make a wide nose appear narrower, a long nose appear shorter, or a short nose appear taller — it all depends on the placement. Contouring is also called shading or shadowing, and it’s the process of using a darker color than your skin tone to create “shadows” to transform your features and make them more defined. This technique can take some practice to master, but once you get the hang of it, it can make a subtle yet big difference to your look!


  • How to Apply Liquid Foundation - February 24th, 2010
  • Liquid foundation is one of the most versatile foundations, because it works well on many different types of people. Liquid foundations usually come in different formulas for normal, dry, sensitive, combination, and oil-free skin types. They are really easy to blend and achieve a nice smooth finish. Liquid foundations can provide medium to heavy coverage. Here are the steps to apply liquid foundation.


  • Face Primer and How to Use It - February 23rd, 2010
  • Face primers are most commonly used to help prepare your skin for foundation application by smoothing out the texture of your skin. It helps you apply foundation easily and smoothly as well as help eye shadows, blush, and lipstick last longer. Here are some tips on how, where, and when to use face primers.