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Is powder required? Can blush be applied to bare skin? We asked Elena Motinova, Vladmir Kalinchev and Yuri Stolyarov which makeup rules have become outdated with the onset of technical progress. The art of makeup is built on mini-life hacks. How to hold a pencil to make your eyebrows fluffier, how to draw a line along the contour of your lips to make them plump. But over time, many chips become obsolete – sometimes because of fashion trends (who is now interested in how to make eyebrows with a thread?), And sometimes because new formulas, textures and products appear. We…

Resilience and the right to 300 mistakes is not a slogan for Christopher Nolan’s new action movie, but a promise of remedies that Lena recently tried. Persistent liquid eyeliner Le Liner, Chanel Now eyeliners are produced mainly in the form of felt-tip pens, and I have already forgotten how convenient “bubbles with a brush” are. Although once with their help I trained to draw arrows. The line immediately turned out to be bright and without “holes”. No need to drive three times in the same place, which means that the chance to screw up is three times less. Gel liners-washers…

Lena has nude lipsticks of almost all brands represented in Russia, and even a little foreign. These are favorites. Probably my mother influenced my love for nude lipsticks. Once a year, on vacation, she bought herself all the cosmetics she needed. A complete set that should have lasted until next summer. In this set, in addition to foundation and other things, there were two lipsticks. Red is for special events. Caramel nude – for every day. Missing a tint would be an irreversible mistake. We lived, like everyone else in the mid-late 1990s – within our means. Rather, by their…

Bronzer is one of the coolest makeup products out there. And one of the most obscure and underestimated. Together with make-up artist Lena Igradi we figure out how to choose it, apply it and what effect you can get. Usually bronzers are included in summer makeup collections, and this is somewhat confusing. Why do I need a tanning powder if I already (presumably 🙂 have a tan in the summer? And in the rest of the year, it turns out to be inappropriate to use it? Well, if there are no means of this format in the autumn / winter…

Makeup artist Sergei Naumov shows makeup for those who are too lazy, have no time or just reluctance to bother. When Sergei Naumov was developing his tools, he thought about those who do not want to make unnecessary movements and keep in their head “this is where you need a tighter brush”. His favorite make-up is fast, not overloaded with details, moderately careless. For example, this: He showed a quick make-up option on our trainee Lisa (she’s just a student, and loves to sleep, how well some things combine 🙂 And we counted the minutes – what needs to be…

Lengthening mascara, curling, adding volume and length, with a round brush, straight or curved. How to choose the right mascara and not get confused by such a variety? shape selection Just like hair combs, mascara brushes are designed for different occasions. The effect obtained depends on the shape of the brush. For example, curling mascara will most likely have a curved brush, while a straight, thick-bristled brush will paint your lashes evenly and over their entire length. If neatness is not your strong point and when dyeing your eyelashes you stain your upper eyelid, then you should get a short-bristled…

If you want long-lasting eyebrow makeup all day, try the Brow Maker by L’Oréal Paris. The product has a dense creamy texture, with which you can not only style the hairs and fix their shape, but also create a fashionable effect of natural, not too graphic eyebrows. The shade of the pencil is quite saturated, but looks natural on the eyebrows. If you overdo it with makeup, you can easily remove the excess with a brush – you can also blend the pigment and add volume to the hairs. In addition, the shade 02 (as in the photo) can also…

One alternative to an eye primer is eyeshadow. Which ones will cope with his tasks? Make-up artist tells As a basis for eye makeup, cream shadows are usually used – natural shades, bright and even black. Let’s talk about each of the methods in more detail. The easiest way to replace your eye foundation is to use light, creamy eyeshadow in natural shades. They can be, for example, pink or have a skin tone: lighter or, conversely, darker – for those who have a drooping eyelid. © fotoimedia / imaxtree You can also use creamy eyeshadows in bright shades. They,…

How to wear pink eyeshadow? Delicacy and moderation are the main rules when it comes to pink To avoid making your eyes look inflamed, painful, or tearful, do not use reddish shades of eye shadow. Choose cool pink colors with a blue undertone. NAKED CHERRY VIEW IT Combine pink shadows with pink lips: you will get a gentle romantic image. L’OREAL PARIS MOISTURIZING LIPSTICK “COLOR RICHE”, SHADE 256, PLAYFUL PINK, 7 ML LOOK If you have light skin and use pink eye shadow, always apply blush (this rule is not relevant for dark or tanned girls). And remember: blush, lipstick…

Beauty Insider blog is 10 years old this year. We have timed a series of posts for this event, where we talk about our most beloved decorative tools, those that we are ready to sing praises to forever. In this part – Masha’s cosmetic bag. During the six years that I have been working at BI, my cosmetic bag has grown to an impressive size. However, if you closely analyze everyday makeup, it turns out that there are not so many funds in the constant flow. They seemed to have sifted through a sieve of time and the very best…

Red eyeshadows are rarely found in a cosmetic bag: few people know how to handle them so that their eyes do not look tired and tear-stained. We tell you how to avoid it With the help of red, you can get a spectacular eye makeup. At the same time, if you take on its creation without theoretical training, the result can disappoint both you and those around you. Remember our tips. Skin preparation We are talking not only about the skin of the eyelids, but also about the skin of the face in general. If the skin tone is uneven,…

Always wear the same makeup because you always have the same palette and the same lipstick at your fingertips? Having trouble remembering which shades of eyeshadow you already have and which ones you don’t? Taking half a day to find the right brush? Makeup artist Lena Igradi explains how to organize the storage of cosmetics to break this vicious circle. Believes that it is necessary not only to choose cosmetics wisely, but also to store it In all honesty, I’m not the perfect Instagram makeup artist who has a fancy mirror with light bulbs and a separate room for lipsticks.…

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