Makeup should be applied in a specific order. There are a ton of essential parts to it.
Today in this article, we will look at the crucial elements and explain what they are.
What were the Essential Parts of Makeup Back Then?
As we know, today, makeup is considered skincare, and it involves a lot of products ranging from 10 to 20. Early significant ingredients used for cosmetics are-
01. Ancient Egyptians used Kohl.
02. Ancient Egyptians also used Castor oil as lip balm
03. Romans used Creams that were made from Beeswax, Olive oil, and Rosewater.
04. In the late 19th century, Vaseline and Lanolin were invented.
What are the Different Parts of Makeup?
Honestly, when it comes to makeup, there are many different parts and products. From beginner to professional, there is no limit.
But according to experts, the must-have parts are listed below-
01. Skin Preparing Products
For flawless makeup, you need to begin with good skincare. Therefore, a skin cleanser is the most important. According to experts, before applying makeup, you should wash your face with a face cleanser. After cleansing, use a moisturizer to keep the skin hydrated and not dry out. Since your skin is clean and moisturized, you are ready to apply makeup.
02. Concealer and Foundation
The next thing you need is a concealer and foundation. Since your skin complexion changes every season, you must have a foundation of different shades. Anyway, you won’t have to spend much on a different shade. All you have to do is to mix up and make your shade.
03. Eyebrow Pencil, Gel, and Powder
One of the essential features of your face is your eyebrows. Nobody is born with perfect eyebrows. So, fill the gaps with an eyebrow pencil and use the powder to fill in the remaining gaps. After that, for your eyebrows to hold up, use the gel.
04. Eyeliner and Mascara
To make your eyes look perfect, all you need is eyeliner and mascara. Use the eyeliner carefully on the eyelid and under the eye to give a perfect illusion. And then, use the mascara on the eyelashes to give them a fuller look. The ideal combination of eyeliner and mascara is the key.
05. Lip Balm or Lipstick
Lips are the most critical part of the face. But your lips don’t remain the same. Especially in winter, your lips become parched, so just like in the case of skin, you will need to moisturize your lips with lip balm. Lipsticks are great for having a bold look. Red is the most common color in lipstick, but you can try other colors matching your outfit.
06. Brushes and Sponges
A brush is a tool with bristles on a wooden or metal handle. The bristle can be both naturally or artificially made. When you apply makeup with a good quality brush, it blends into the skin properly. You will also need a sponge that acts as a blender for the foundation you just applied in the 2nd order. But there are some parts of the skin where brushes or sponges are too big, to be precise. That is around your eyes. In this case, you will need Q-tips.
07. Bronzer, Blush, and Highlighter:
The purpose of bronzer, blush, and highlighter is to add dimension to the aspect and appearance while enhancing the best features and inundating the face with a healthy flush and glow. Bronzer is used to give perfect depth to your face to look sharp and edgy. Blush is a product used to create a sexy and appealing look, enhancing the feminine factor of your face. Highlighter highlights all the best features of your face.
08. Eyeshadow Palette
Eyeshadow palettes are a great product to enhance the look of your eyes. There are a lot of colors when it comes to the eyeshadow palette. You can choose any color that matches your overall look. You don’t have to buy different sets. Only one color set is good enough for all outlooks.
09. Setting Products
Applying makeup is very time-consuming, so you will want it to last a long time. This product is applied over it with a blending brush or sponge. It gives you a shiny look and holds the makeup in place.
10. Makeup Remover
Makeup remover helps to wash out makeup very easily than normal water or facewash. If you make a mistake, you can wash it all up and start from the beginning. Also, you will want to wash it all up at the end of the day.
What is the most important part of makeup?
Well, we have discussed all the different parts. Now, let’s talk about the most essential part of them all. The number one most important part of your makeup is skincare. The quality of your skin makes or breaks your makeup, so having a perfect skincare routine that works for you is of utmost importance.
Let’s talk about skincare-
01. Skincare on the Outside
At night wash out your makeup with a cleaner. Use a serum, eye cream, and moisturizer before going to bed. In the morning, splash some cold water on your face. Mask your face often. It gives the nutrients that your face needs.
02. Skincare on the Inside
Fix your diet. Remove all the toxic and unhealthy substances from your diet. Having a proper diet will keep your skin clear and glowing. Drink as much water as you can. Drinking will keep your skin hydrated and free from disease. And lastly, say no to alcohol. Alcohol will ruin your face.