Sometimes a bold and beautiful make-up look can be totally fabulous and appropriate - say if you're going out or having a party. But most of the time, a more relaxed and natural look is what we lust after.
So, how do you create that fresh-faced, flawless make-up look?
Interestingly, although it looks like you're wearing less, the natural make-up look can often be trickier to accomplish! Enter these expert make-up tips and beauty buys that will help you create that coveted all-natural look.
Natural make-up isn't about disguising your imperfections; instead it's about highlighting your most flattering features. Whether it's your long lashes, defined eyebrows, high cheekbones or pouty lips, every woman has got beautiful features that deserve to be showed off. We say, don't disguise but emphasise!
That's where these natural beauty buys come in. Whatever your skintone, these make-up tips will enhance your natural features and help you look utterly gorgeous. From nude nail varnishes and beige lipsticks to translucent concealers and light blushers, we've rounded up the best make-up tips and beauty buys to give you that effortless, au naturel look.
The first step to achieving a natural make-up look is to prep your skin. Use a gentle cleanser and a hot cloth to remove any dirt or make-up and then moisturise with your favourite moisturiser. Once your face is clean and nourished, it's time to make your skin glow with Origins VitaZing
It looks like a white cream on the back of your hand, but blended all over your face, turns into a tinted cream that really leaves skin looking incredibly radiant and dewy. It's the perfect base to apply a light blusher on, or simply leave it as is to really rock the natural look!
Keep reading for more make-up tips and beauty buys to achieve the make-up look that looks like you're not wearing any make-up at all...