Lindsay Lohan has been looking *uber* good lately with dark hair and sophisticated makeup. Here is a breakdown of her look at the 63rd Venice Film Festival premiere of ‘Bobby’ earlier this month.
Besides having an awesome resume, looking and dressing professionally is definitely the next thing you should do to prepare for interviews.
When it comes to the makeup, a simple yet sophisticated look is what you should be going after.
Keep your skin polished yet natural. Cover up any ruddiness and flaws with foundation and concealer but do not pile everything on. Skip powder or limit it to your oiliest areas – powder can have an ageing effect on your skin.
We all know the Mimi-from-Drew-Carey-look, aka bright blue eyeshadows, can look disastrous in the office (and everywhere else). To define your eyes in the most simplistic way, stick to neutral eyeshadows, liner and mascara. In other words, no smoky eyes, over-the-top liner and spidery mascara.
You can definitely wear blush for interviews. Just remember not to go overboard and pick a color that looks natural.
A little lipstick or lipgloss would not hurt. Really dark/bright colors or ultra glossy lips are a no-no though.
When buying a foundation, the first thing to do is to figure out whether your skintone is on the warm or cool side. Why? Because if you have warm undertones, a foundation with cool undertones will look pasty and sickly on you and if you are on the cool side, a warm foundation can make you look sallow. So how can you tell if you are warm or cool? Check out the following guidelines – it is a lot easier than you think!
The London Fashion Week kicked off earlier this week and here is my little report on next spring/summer’s beauty trends.
* The nude look is still a bit hit, only this time it is paired with a pop of color on the lips.
* Strong eyebrows
* Eyes strongly defined with lots of eyeliner
at the outer corner.
Temperley London and Biba
Images: Getty Images and Elle.
Concealer is one of the beauty products I can never live without. When applied correctly, it can take years off your face, make that humongous red zit disappear and make you look flawless and below are a few rules I always abide to.