Makeup plays an important role when it comes to our beauty as well as when defining our features being one of the easiest ways to highlight our physical qualities and camouflage our perceived flaws. Although most of us have a well defined signature style finding ways to constantly create interest is an important aspect all of us should take into account in order to be able to explore more makeup styles and expand our knowledge when it comes to the art of enhancing our features.
Taking into account some of the latest makeup trends and experimenting with some of the ideas presented is an extremely important step in updating our makeup style as they often offer various creative makeup styles that might not have been considered otherwise. Those who consider their lips one of their best physical asset are undoubtedly interested in finding the best shades that will make their lips stand out.
Some of the most important fashion designers and makeup artists from the beauty industry have begun recognizing the need for bolder lip color choices and as a result, there are several different alternatives available for those who are want to make a big impression by highlighting their lips. From dramatic lip color choices like the ones presented by Alexandre Herchcovitch to bolder variations of some of the lip colors normally used in day to day makeup styles.
If we are to compare the spring 2011 makeup trends with the trends that dominated the fall/winter season of 2010-2011 we can immediately notice that the preference for tangerine shades as well as dark ‘berry’ shades has intensified. If the dark shades are a fabulous choice for those who want to make a strong impression and prefer classic looks with a subtle romantic vibe, the hot pink and tangerine shades are a fabulous choice for those who want a youthful look and who are not afraid to make a strong impression. The bold lips makeup trend is certainly not for the faint-hearted being, a much better alternative for those who are not afraid to become trendsetters their group.
While matte makeup styles seem to dominate the runways, those who are not found of these makeup styles can definitely find some classy suggestions as well. Louis Vuitton, Yves Saint Laurent or Gucci offer some interesting suggestions for those who want to impress through sophistication and refinement. As it can be observed in many of the makeup styles presented, the eyeshadow colors are subdued in order to avoid an overpowering effect. In most cases neural shades are used to be able to highlight the eyes without causing them to become the main focal point.
The spring 2011 bold lips makeup trend is by far one of the easiest ways to update your style in the following season. However in order to be able to rock this trend you should make shore that the shades you choose compliment you. Paying attention to your skin tone when choosing the lip color is extremely important if you want to avoid committing faux pas. Also since your skin tone will most likely change over the course of warmer months it is recommended to choose different shades for each occasion.
Take inspiration from some of the most fashionable makeup styles presented but make sure you adapt the makeup styles to your own features in order to be able to feel confident while embracing this trend. Don’t be afraid to customize your look and find new stylish alternatives for your day to day makeup styles to be able to look your personal best every single day.
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