Choosing the right makeup is a must regardless of the occasion as makeup can completely transform your look in a positive or negative way. It seems that celebrities are always a great source of inspiration when it comes to makeup so don’t hesitate to take a glimpse at the celebrity makeup from the 2010 VMA’s.

It is a well known fact that celebrities have access to the best makeup artists so obviously most celebrities will turn towards astonishing trendy makeup styles which will enhance their natural beauty fabulously. This is exactly what makeup should do, enhance natural beauty without creating an unnatural look which doesn’t appeal to the eyes. Celebrity makeup usually underlines the saying “makeup is a girls best friend” so inspiring yourself from this type of makeup can only be beneficial.Makeup trends change every year so if you’re looking for a trendy makeup you need to keep up with the latest trends, and this season natural looking makeup styles are the dominant ones. Because making the right choice is not always easy, we have selected some of the most seductive celebrity makeup from the 2010 VMA’s to inspire yourself from:

Stephanie Pratt

Stephanie Pratt arrived at the 2010 MTV VMA’s looking fabulous. This Cali-girl seems to know exactly what type of makeup suits her best and which are her best facial features. Makeup can be used to enhance certain facial features while concealing the flaws. The makeup style chosen by Stephanie is natural and seductive due to the incredibly nude warm colors used to create the makeup. Her medium skin tone receives a natural healthy glow due to the use of warm toned cosmetics. To recreate her look use a concealer and a skin tone matching foundation to obtain a flawless looking skin. Apply a shimmery peach-gold colored eyeshadow, contour the eyes to make them stand out using an eyeliner and coat your lashes using a black colored mascara. Her cheekbones are enhanced using a soft peach colored blush which gives her facial features definition and a soft healthy glow. To complete the look a soft peach colored lipstick or lip gloss can be used, this adding a natural look but a seductive one as well.

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Selena Gomez

Selena Gomez always look fabulous regardless of the occasion as she always turns towards makeup styles which suit her age and facial features perfectly. It is important when choosing a makeup to take the occasion , outfit as well as age into account and it seems that Selena Gomez’s makeup matches all these criteria. For the VMA’s Selena chose a lovely smokey eye makeup which matches her style perfectly. To recreate this type of makeup you need to start by covering any skin imperfections using makeup and the cheekbones need to be subtly enhanced using a soft pink blush. The blush needs to be applied subtly to give the complexion a natural innocent coloration.

The colors used to create the smokey eye makeup were indigo and white, and the combination looked fabulous; not too dark and not too bright. Black eyeliner is a must when it comes to this type of makeup on the eyelid as well as on the waterline, as this helps the eyes stand out more. The eyelashes need to be coated with black colored mascara in order to complete this elegant and refined look. In order to balance the look a clear or lip colored lip gloss is applied on the lips and the result is absolutely amazing.

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Katy Perry

Katy Perry exudes femininity and at the 2010 VMA’s she chose a girly makeup which matches her personality perfectly. This type of makeup is perfect for casual as well as formal occasions as it is natural and used warm toned colors to enhance the natural beauty of the complexion. To recreate Katy Perry’s MTV 2010 VMA’s makeup start by applying a matte foundation to create a perfect looking skin. Enhance the cheekbones using pink colored blush as this will give you a very girly, lovely look.

For the eyes it seems that Katy chose subtle makeup meaning she used a dark colored eyeliner to define the lash line and a white eyeliner on the waterline to create the illusion of bigger eyes. The lashes are coated heavily with an elongating effect lash mascara to make the eyes stand out. To complete her look Katy turned to a soft pink colored lipstick enhanced with a clear lip gloss. The look obtained is fabulous and definitely suitable for all ages.

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