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Yanny Li, product manager of Lancome, shares easy makeup tricks to help you look your best.
Yanny Li, product manager of Lancome, shares her makeup tips.
“The first step to a great makeup finish is a good skincare routine, so don’t skip your lotions, serums and moisturisers!”
The “I’m-runninglate” makeup look “I’d use Lancome Maqui Blanc Miracle Compact Foundation, $65 (rell), $27 (case) – its sweat-resistant formula helps me look fresh in our hot weather. Then add mascara and lipstick – done in three minutes!”
Always apply sunscreen over your foundation. “The minimum recommended amount of sun protection to use on your face is about the size of a pearl. Some women use less and sometimes only on certain parts of their face
like the T-zone and cheeks – but this leaves other parts of the face,
as well as areas such as the neck, exposed to
Most accurate way to pick a foundation shade. “Don’t test foundation on the back of your hand – instead, swipe three shades against your chin or jawline, and don’t over-blend it. Pick the one that looks flawless on your skin.”
A beauty musthave! “Lancome Advanced Genique Youth Activating Concentrate, $130 for 30ml, is not only a pre-serum – you can also use it to refresh your look by patting it over your makeup. Or mix it with liquid foundation to lighten the texture and add a naturallooking touch of radiance.”
How to prevent mascara from transferring to the upper eyelids during application “Place a small card between the mascara wand and your upper eyelid.”