What Makeup Essentials You Should Keep In Your Makeup Kit

10 Makeup Essentials You Definitely Need To Carry

What Makeup Essentials You Should Keep In Your Makeup Kit
What Makeup Essentials You Should Keep In Your Makeup Kit

Going on a trip? Confused what to carry among thousands of cosmetic products? We are here to solve your query.  No matter if you are a beginner or a makeup pro, you should always have these makeup essentials in your bag.

1.  Face mist

The reason of popularity of the face mist is as it can be used either before or after makeup. But do you know what does it do? There are numerous things which a face mist can provide which include:

  • Hydrating your skin
  • Makeup setter
  • To avoid acne breakouts by keeping your skin cool
  • It can also include serum-like properties to nourish your skin throughout the day

2. A moisturizer

If you have ever seen a makeup tutorial by any good makeup stylist, you must have heard the importance of applying a moisturizer to your skin. The sole purpose of this is to moisturize the skin before applying any makeup product. A good moisturizer will hydrate your skin from clumping and prevent it from fine lines and wrinkles. Wondering if you still require a moisturizer along with the primer? Yes! Applying a moisturizer first will determine whether your primer application is even and flawless or not.

3. A face primer

The basic purpose of a primer is to give a smooth finish to your skin hiding out the wrinkles, fine lines and large pores. The cheatsheet for applying a primer is to let it dry and set properly for a few minutes before continuing with the rest of the makeup.

4. Concealers and foundation

Your makeup kit should contain two concealers. One should match with the foundation you are carrying. A quality foundation is also required which suits best with your skin color.

5. Eye liners and mascara

Eyeliner pencils can transform your look completely. It gives you a varied result, from a rimmed waterline for definition to a smoky eye. If you are a beginner, then forget the false lashes and use the mascara which gives an illusion of thicker eyelashes within few swipes.

6.  An Eye shadow palette

The most essential thing to carry is the eye shadow palette. While there is nothing wrong in keeping a solo shade, but palette will give you a vast variety of shades. Your basic palette should contain shades that are simple and versatile, but there is nothing wrong with adding in a few bolder and more unique palettes too.

7. Nude and red lipsticks

Well, your look can never be completed if lipstick is not there. A combination of a lighter and a darker tone will work the best. Particularly, a nude and red tone which can last all day long.

8. Brushes and tools

Brushes and tools should be the first thing to keep in your makeup kit. Without them you will not be able to do anything. Picking up the right tool for your stroke is the key to the perfect makeup.

9. Blush and highlighter

Add healthy color and a subtle glow to your skin with a classic blush and highlighter.