Choosing the texture
How to choose
Choosing the best approach to eye concealer is a two step process involving choosing the best texture of concealer for your skin type and selecting the tone that colour matches your skin.
Choosing the best concealer begins with selecting the right texture for your skin type.
Women with dry skin should use liquid and cream concealers.
These eye concealers will add moister to your sensitive eye skin.
Women with oily skin should use concealers that are oil free.
With skin prone to breakouts, choose an eye concealer with anti-bacterial properties.
There are other factors to consider when choosing the right concealer texture. Concealers with high levels of pigment and mineral oils will hide blemishes. Concealers that have a smooth texture will allow your foundation and powder to layer properly.
Eye cream can be used prior to concealer application to increase the smooth tone of the concealer texture and fill in any wrinkles.
A matt finish concealer will give a smooth natural finish to your look.
Choosing the best tone
The tone of your concealer must be a perfect fit for your skin.
The right choice will improve the look of your make up and beautifully frame you eyes.
Here are several tips that will have your concealer tone perfect for your skin: -Shades of concealer should be one or even two shades lighter then your skin tone. -Use your camera phone in the store to snap and compare pictures of you wearing different shades of concealer.
- Use photography images, flash lighting, store lighting and the mirror to make a balanced review of your concealer choice.
-Excessively light shades will make your eye skin colour look unnatural.
- For summer choose a shade darker as all skin darkens in the summer sun. -When choosing concealer, check it against the colour of your neck and face instead of your wrist.
- The neck and face areas are a better tone match then the wrist.
-Make sure that you use the brightest light in the store area to choose your concealer.
- In brighter sunlight, the wrong concealer will reflect poorly with your skin tone if not properly matched.
Make up dusting powder will blend the concealer.
The power prevents creasing and cracking and reduces lines. Concealer is a invaluable solution to beautiful eyes.
Focus on choosing concealer that is skin perfect in tone and texture for a winning cosmetic look.
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