Eye shapes and appropriate colours
Eyes are the focal point of the face. Most women prefer to accentuate their eye makeup rather than their lips. When doing eye makeup, it helps to identify the eye shape in order to complement or correct it.
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It is important to enhance the natural colouring of skin, eyes and lips of the client. Colours will also help you conceal and correct unwanted skin tones.
Colours are defined as follows:
Any colour in the universe can be created by mixing the primary colours...
Skin, skin types and contra-indications
Skin can be classified as one of the following 4 types:
Normal skin: Soft, supple, firm and smooth. Neither greasy nor dry in appearance.
Dry skin: Rough, scaly flakes, hard and papery to touch.
Oily skin: Shiny, greasy, open pored surface.
Facial shapes and ideal proportions
It is important to recognise each individual face shape. This will help you to place your bronzer, blush, highlights and contours in a way that showcases the best features of your client.
The ideal face shape is considered to have ideal...