The time has come: The first date is on! The excitement, the butterflies in the stomach, the anticipation and the desire to really get it – that makes us pretty nervous and insecure. Many women decide to try a new hairstyle, makeup, fancy outfit, or new personality to impress, but what they forget is that all they need, is to be themselves. When you look good, you feel more self-confident and that’s especially important, so wear a more natural makeup for the first date! In our first date makeup instructions, we show you how you can add an extra touch of glamor to your look.
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First date makeup – eyeshadow in caramel tones and nude lips products and brushes
Nude Liquid Lipstick
Shimmery Caramel Eyeshadow
Shimmery White Eyeshadow
Brown Eye Pencil
Flat Foundation Brush
Big Fluffy Brush
Fluffy Angled Brush
Fluffy Blending Brush
Defined Crease Brush
DIY First date makeup tutorial
Apply moisturizer to the entire face.
Apply primer to the T-zone (forehead, nose, chin).
Incorporate primer into the skin with circular movements.
Apply foundation with dabbing motions using a makeup sponge.
Conceal any dark circles under the eyes and brighten up the center of the forehead, the bridge of the nose and the cupid’s bow.
Blend everything well with the make-up sponge.
Use whatever is left on the sponge and apply it on the eyelids.
Set the concealer with powder and a flat foundation brush.
Bronze up the face – along the hairline, under the cheekbone and along the edge of the face – with a big fluffy brush.
Warm up a highlighter stick on the back of your hand. Use your fingers to highlight the cheekbones, the bridge and the tip of the nose and the cupid’s bow.
Apply blush on the cheeks with a fluffy angled brush.
Apply bronzer all over the eyelid including the crease and underneath the lower lash line with a fluffy blending brush.
Define the outer V of the eye with brown eyeshadow and a defined crease brush. Place the brush right underneath the bone and apply eyeshadow from the outer part to the center and also on the edge of the lid.
Pack on eyeshadow in a shimmery caramel shade with a packing brush or with your finger in the center of the lid.
Blend with the fluffy blending brush.
Define the brow bone and the inner corner of the eye with shimmery white eyeshadow and a packing brush.
Apply brown eye pencil on the outer corners of the upper and the lower lash line. Smoke out with a smudger brush.
Shape eyelashes with eyelash curler.
Apply mascara on the eyelashes.
Apply eyebrow gel and go over the eyebrows with the makeup sponge to soak up any excess product.
Apply liquid lipstick in a nude shade.
Dot a bit of red lipstick in the center of the lips and spread with your finger.