Makeup has become an art that is now part of the daily lives of many girls and women. Techniques previously dominated by beauty salon artists are now common knowledge and can be practiced and used by any woman who has patience and likes to put on makeup.

For those who are new to this practice, learning some basic yet beautiful looks is the key to success. Once you master the techniques for smoother makeup, you can then experiment and dare with your ideas and your face.

And anyone who prefers more neutral looks will love this makeup option taught below. It focuses on a well-made skin, with contour and lighting to highlight the skin and with more discreet tones in the mouth and eyes, so it can be combined with any look without problems.

This makeup can be used both day to day and night, depending only on your preference. It is worth remembering that during the day it is also important to apply a sunscreen before makeup. Check out the step by step below and practice the techniques taught:

Light makeup: step by step

See in the step by step below how to reproduce the makeup of the photo above, remembering that you can replace the lipstick and eyeshadow with other neutral colors you want:

First of all, remove any makeup residue using a makeup remover and then wash your face thoroughly;

Apply a base primer over the entire face or at least in the T zone (forehead and nose);

Apply the foundation all over the face using the brush or fingers (including the lips) and finish by tapping lightly over the entire face using a sponge;

Apply concealer to dark circles and around the mouth if deemed necessary;

And with a powder brush, apply translucent powder all over the face in a very smooth way so as not to weigh the makeup.

That done, the next important step is to outline, apply blush and highlighter. Following you will read how to apply the three products and gives important tips to make it look good:

With the skin ready and the contour done, there are only a few more steps to complete this look, check out:

With an eyebrow pencil, correct the flaws and draw the eyebrow according to your custom. If possible, use an eyebrow gel to keep the hair well combed and organized;

In the eyes, with a eyeshadow brush or fingers, apply an opaque brown shade or with a very soft shine, blending very gradually. Apply to just above the concave;

To make the eyes more marked, smudge a lead shadow over the brown, but without reaching the concave;

After applying the eyeshadow, apply 3 layers of mascara, waiting to dry for 1 to 2 minutes between each application. Also apply a layer on the lower lashes (waterproof mascara);

Finally, apply an opaque or sparkling nude lipstick or a lipstick color, according to your preference.

This look takes time to get ready, so patience is recommended by most of the celebrity makeup artist. Although this makeup is easy to do, the steps require time for them to finish well.

This makeup blends in with dark skins of all shades and also suits light-skinned women, as long as they use products that match their skin tone. For more information visit this website: