While a proper and regular skin care regimen is the ultimate key to achieving flawless skin, the right amount and combination of makeup products also go a long way in achieving a flawless glam. Top makeup artists agree that the key to flawless glam is how you prep your skin as it makes blending much easier and smoother.
When you use more makeup products than required or do not start makeup on a smooth slate it denies you of a flawless glam. Using the right techniques is also a key to achieving that smooth finish. You may choose to skip any technique or product but skin prepping is a must when “flawlessness” issa goal! The smallest skin prep can make a huge difference in how your makeup comes out.
The beauty looks that grabbed our attention last week all happened to have that flawless appeal. If you want to learn more about skin prepping for a smooth finish, we’ve provided two tutorials further down.
Check out our favourite beauty looks for last week…
Nollywood actress Ihuoma Linda Ejiofor graced the red carpet for the premiere of The Bling Lagosians last week looking like a graceful snack. She wore a golden smokey eye look paired with a turban and definitely owned the red carpet.
Makeup artist Doranne Beauty shared the breathtaking photo of popular OAP Idia Aisien on her Instagram page and we couldn’t resist the hotness. Idia’s face glam is the ideal example of a red carpet slay.
Beauty Blogger Efik Zara made our best beauty looks for last week with this flawless freckled skin face glam. Like Idia, her red lippie made this look, wow and the voluminous afro hairstyle is giving us magazine cover vibes.
Makeup artist Genovera Makeovers blessed the gram last week with this turbaned look for beauty brand Elsas Pro. She created a flawless nude glam which would be perfect for a casual outing with friends.
Renowned makeup artist Bimpe Onakoya also made our beauty looks with this brown smokey look she created on Lamissa. This look would be the perfect reception look for the bride who loves subtle glam.
Actress Sharon Ooja also attended the premiere of The bling Lagosians last week with a flawless face glam which she accessorized with a floral crown.
Didi Stone was boss chick fabulous in glossy pink eye makeup and matching lip gloss which she wore with a Fenty two-piece suit in the same shade. Her makeup look is perfect for a night out in a big city like Lagos, New York, London or Paris, where she’s based.
New York photographer Joey Rosado of Island Photography made us fall in love with this flawless no-makeup makeup look on Neelam. She wore the look with a turban, matching blouse and stud earrings. This is a perfect glam look for a religious function.
Makeup artist Ariyike Usman of Ariyike Glams gave us the perfect bridal inspiration last week. She created a flawless and flirty bridal look inspiration and the polished updo hairstyle is the icing on the cake. Yum!
South African model Liesl Laurie attended the Moet Grand Day Sandton looking golden and glammed. She wore a black and gold smokey eye look which was definitely in order with her black and gold sequin dress. This is a foolproof way of attending a social event.
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