Have you ever admired blessed women with high cheekbones or well-proportioned faces? Have you ever thought wistfully about how “unhappy” you are because your face is not so perfect? Off with it! You can be yours in less than 10-15 minutes Contour and highlight your face , Shading and modeling of the face is one Make up- Technique that emphasizes or obscures facial contours through light and shadow. With this method one strives for beauty through illusion. Painters use light and dark colors to create the illusion of valleys and hills in a painting, while star make-up artists would tell you that the skillful light-shadow play can conjure up the ups and downs, distance and form in the face. Use this trick and you can look like a movie star every day. Even Kim Kardashian and Angelina Jolie do it!
Contour Face and Highlight – Nifty Light Shadow Game
We spoke with the world-renowned professional make-up artist Danielle Dinkova. She has spent more than 15 years working on professional and art make-up for film, stage and festive occasions. In close collaboration with fashion magazines and television channels such as FashionTV, Glamor, Eva, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Btv and Ntv, the renowned make-up artist designs creative, new looks. The make-up artist has revealed the secret techniques and tricks of the pros exclusively for us. In just 10 steps you can change your face perfectly contour Make your nose narrower or make your cheekbones look taller. Of essential importance are the perfectly shaped eyebrows. We are not just talking about the tendency for exotic and dense eyebrows, but for the right frame for your eyes. In the following article, we will show you how to choose the best eyebrow shape for you and give some tips on how to make up close-fitting or wide-eyed eyes.
DEAVITA: Please explain to our readers which products are best for contouring and highlighting the face for a flawless look.
Danielle Dinkova: I prefer to work with creamy make-up products because of their high pigment density. I work with the products of Make-up Studio Professional Make-up. I can always dilute the product with a base and make it easier, but if I want to cover, for example, dark circles, skin pigmentation from the sun or freckles, then the liquid product would be useless.
For best results, I’ll explain in steps which parties need to be lightened and which ones need to be darkened to give the face the right shape and volume.
Contour face and highlight in 10 easy steps
Step 1: Brighten and fade the area around the eyes
Apply Cream Concealer PH10944 / 1 or PH0645 / 1 with Concealer Brush S2025 or Corrector Brush PH0845
First, cleanse and hydrate face well. Apply light cream concealer in the area around the eyes, nostrils, corners of the mouth and on the forehead, chin and cheekbones.
Step 2: Model your face and nose
Apply Cream Concealer PH10944 / 4 or PH0645 / 4 with Concealer Brush S2025 or Corrector Brush PH0845
DEAVITA: Please tell us the secret of how we can make a nose look narrow or large cheeks and chin look smaller. How can we make perfect make-up at home?
Danielle Dinkova: This is the most important element of make-up! The perfect symmetry can only be reached in a few steps. I will introduce you to the process with pictures. Draw a line from the tip of the ear to the corner of the mouth with a dark concealer. The location of this line depends on the face shape. If your face is round, you need to pull that line higher. For a long face shape it should be parallel to the lower jaw. To visually reduce the size and narrow the nose, darken the parties on the sides of the nose and the nostrils.
Step 3: Model the neck
Apply Cream Concealer PH10944 / 4 or PH0645 / 1 with Concealer Brush S2025 or Corrector Brush PH0845
Apply the dark concealer along the lower jaw and chin. In this way, a double chin can be laminated.
Step 4: Blend everything together
Fond de Teint Face it Apply PH0668 with Foundation Brush S2007 or PH0845
Apply a basic tone of the complexion to blend all the products well.
Step 5: Polish and fix the primer
DEAVITA: Danielle, tell our readers, how can we reduce the unwanted glow of oily skin?
Danielle Dinkova: For a perfect-looking skin and a long-lasting effect, we need to fix the primer with translucent powder (Mineral Extra Fine) to prevent sebum collection and reduce unwanted shine. In this way, the accumulation of Fond de Teints is prevented in Nasolabial- and eye wrinkles. The primer will last the whole day.
Apply powder PH5701 / 1 with make-up brush PH3000 or make-up sponge PH10030
Step 6: How to make perfect eyebrows?
DEAVITA: According to the latest beauty trend from Hollywood, eyebrows can be as natural as possible and thick again, but still emphasized. What else do we need to know about it?
Danielle Dinkova: The eyebrows are the frame for the eyes, so it’s crucial how they fit on your face. That’s why I’m going to show you how to create the perfect proportions yourself.
Eyebrow powder PH0617 / B or D with brush S2021 and PH1163Z
Comb brow and remove any excess pigments with a spiral brush. Apply eyebrow powder to precisely defined and dense eyebrows with a slightly tapered brush. If you do not have eyebrow powder, this effect can also be achieved with a waterproof eyebrow pencil. You have to be sure that he will not smudge himself during the day.
For perfectly shaped eyebrows, follow the instructions below:
1. The brow should begin where the imaginary line ends from the nostril to the inner corner of the eye.
– if the eyes are far apart, that is, if the distance between them is more than one eye, the eyebrows must be close to the line described above.
– When the eyes are close together, it is better to increase the distance between the eyebrows.
2. To achieve perfect symmetry and visually enlarge the eye for a cateye look, we need to draw a line from the nostril through the middle of the pupil. There is the highest point of the eyebrow.
3. Determine the end point of the eyebrows as you draw a line from the nostril to the outer corner of the eye.
Tip: For slanted eyes (sad look look), it is recommended to shorten the line between the end and peak of the eyebrow extremely.
Step 7: Emphasizing cheekbones
Apply Highlighter Mousse PH10904 / 1 with PH3000 brush
DEAVITA: Is there an alternative to surgical procedures that can produce the cheekbones?
Danielle Dinkova: This is a very important moment to contour the face. The face is not a flat canvas, but a landscape with ups and downs. There are parties that are highlighted and those that need to be concealed in order to achieve perfection. To get the maximum effect of Contour the face It is important to emphasize the cheekbones with highlighters.
Apply the highlighter in a V-line – from the outer brow end to the cheekbone. Please look at the picture.
Step 8: Apply blush
Stylistically, it’s extremely important to be in touch with the blush, lipstick, and nail polish just as you combine your accessories with your outfit. Handbag, belt, scarf and others. The rouge should be applied on the zone already contoured with the dark concealer. (See steps 2 and 7)
Rouge refill PH0611
Step 9: Apply the eyeshadow
Mascara Base PH0617 and black mascara PH10703
DEAVITA: How can lashes work thicker and longer?
Danielle Dinkova: To add more volume to the eyelashes, first apply Mascara Base on the upper and lower eyelashes. Usually the base is white, but do not worry, because in about 2 minutes it will be completely translucent. Now you can apply the mascara. You can choose between dark brown, anthracite, waterproof or 3D depending on your mood.
Step 10: Apply lipstick
With nude-toned lip gloss, define the lip shape and apply transparent shine in the middle of the lower lip to make the mouth look fuller.
Danielle Dinkova has worked on numerous international film and television projects in London, Paris, Moscow, Athens and Sofia. She is the distributor of Make-up Studio Professional Make-up.
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