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The Makeup Quiz You Must Take

This art of playing with colors can result in major faux pas if one doesn’t have their basics right.
This quiz will help find out your Makeup quotient!
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There are three undertones - warm, cool, neutral. Warm undertones range from peach to yellow and golden. Cool include pink and bluish shades. A neutral undertone, reflects the mixture of warm and cool, resulting in your undertone being the same as your actual skin tone.
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Moisturizing keeps the skin hydrated under the makeup, preventing it from looking dull. It also makes the face smoother for easier application.
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Doing up eyes before the face helps determine just how much foundation & concealer coverage you need. It also lets you dust off any make up residue without the concern of smudging your face make up.
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Cool shades like tones of purple, electric blue, emerald green act as a contrast and make brown eyes pop by bringing out the truest brown color in your irises. Show off your beautiful brown eyes by drawing attention to them with this simple trick.
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Combing eyelashes before applying mascara helps separate each lash, saving you from the dreaded spidery eyelash look.
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Adding a couple drops of saline solution to mascara helps revive the consistency leading the product to last longer.
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Green concealers help neutralize the redness of an acne prone skin thus concealing them rather well. Yellow concealer hides dark circles while purple concealer helps minimize yellow spots and normalize sallow complexions.
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Foundation must be blended  starting from the center of your face, going outwards. This provides more coverage towards the middle of your face, naturally highlighting the area.
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The texture of dewy foundation is best absorbed by dry skin successfully hiding any dry patches which otherwise get highlighted by matte foundations.
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Find the color that best suits your eyebrow. When filling in sparse areas use short dash like strokes for a more natural look. Cream based eyebrow makeup creates a more intense look.
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Contouring is used to define, enhance and sculpt the face structure by shadowing, that is applying a tone or two darker a shade, in areas such as in the hollows of the cheeks, on side of nose etc.
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The Cupid's bow is a double curve lip feature that resembles the bow of a Cupid. If a lip does not naturally have this shape, it can be created with a lip liner.
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If you want to make thin lips look fuller, opt for lighter shades. If you must apply a darker shade, apply some lip gloss towards the center of the lip to make them look fuller.
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Blotting paper also known as bibulous paper, is highly absorbent and works wonders for those with oily skin by soaking up all the oil on its surface leaving you with a clean refreshing look.
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Also known as a finishing spray or a setting mist, it prevents smudging by locking in your makeup, helping it last longer.
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 Aishwarya Swamy

Apr 3, 2021
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