Make Up For Ever’s Guide to Race Day Makeup...
When it comes to special events, Make Up For Ever like to pull out all the stops to make sure we look and feel our best, and when we feel our best we tend to get snap happy (selfie, anyone?). So, like with any special event the ultimate goal of Ladies Day makeup is to ensure that your look is flawless, long-lasting and photo friendly. It’s important to take into account not only the products you use, but the Irish weather too! Yes, although it may be summer we all know that this beautiful island doesn’t play by the rules so it’s important that your makeup is ready for any of the elements that hit you throughout the day. Think resilience, think waterproof, think long-lasting.
Here are Make Up For Ever’s top tips for perfecting Ladies’ Day makeup:
1. A natural base is key!
It’s a daytime event, you don’t want to look overdone! It’s important to use a long-lasting foundation that looks natural. Ultra HD Stick Foundation creates a beautiful, second skin finish, which not only looks flawless to the naked eye but because of its blurring, soft focus HD technology, it looks amazing in photos too. The formula is built so you can create a barely there, medium or full finish coverage without the risk of caking. What’s more, this foundation is compact, making it ideal for touch ups and a perfect addition to your Ladies’ Day handbag.
2. It’s all about great brows!
Not only do properly groomed and filled in eyebrows complete a makeup look, they help to shape our face and enhance our eyes, which is a must for capturing the perfect selfie. Look to long-lasting, waterproof and smudge-proof products, like Aqua Brow Waterproof Eyebrow Corrector to ensure your brows stay in tip top condition throughout the day. The creamy, liquid formula works wonders at naturally filling in, shaping and lengthening your brows this cult favourite is seriously powerful stuff.
Top tip: For best results, apply with an angled brush like this !
3. Look to low maintenance lips!
It’s Ladies’ Day you’re there to have fun, check out the glamour and maybe even place a few bets. The last thing you want to be doing is touching up your lipstick throughout the day. Opt for a long-lasting lippie like Aqua Rouge Waterproof Liquid Lip Colour . The waterproof formula is highly pigmented and creates a bang on trend matte finish, without drying out lips or settling into fine lines. There are 12 shades in the range, so whether you’re looking to play down your pout with a subtle nude or pucker up with a bold red, this Make Up For Ever lippie is your perfect Ladies’ Day companion. For more information or to book an appointment to have your makeup applied by one of our Make Up For Ever experts, contact us.