Posted 03 November 2012 - 10:50 AM
If you mess up while applying liquid eye liner, don't get frustrated. You don't have to start over again. Simply dip a Q-Tip in some moisturizer or make-up remover and wipe away the spot you messed up. Wait till you skin is dry and try again. After using liquid liner, avoid smudging by blasting your face with some cool air from your hair dryer. This will help it to set faster. " Also what helps me get a strait line with my liner (and I use a creme liner with a brush- not liquid btw but is works for just about anything) and this goes for lips and eyes- is anchor your elbow on a counter or table when your are lining. It helps prevent shaking and gives you more control. Oh for eyes- if you want your eyes to appear bigger and give that "younger" or innocent look you can line the lower waterline with white and then do a nice dark brown or black eyeliner under that. it helps make your eyes pop and little. Hope some of that helps!
Well since Hermione really didn't "wear" make-up I think just some basic accent stuff would be perfect. Foundation (since you are male I'd suggest something with a yellow or bronze type tone to hide the blue-ish color caused by stubble), little bit of blush (I'd suggest a fairly pink color but also put on very lightly and only at the very edge of your cheeks.) for lips I think just a gloss would be perfect but if you want a more pouty look you can highlight your lips with a light or metallic shade of eye shadow that matches with your lipstick by just dabbing it in the middle of your lips.) And last but not least for eyes I think cat eyes would be a really great way to get sexy eyes without going over the top (although we all love going over the top here! <3) Some tips for eyes are- "The key to perfect liquid liner application is practice, practice, practice! Play with it only when you have time, in case you mess up. Not 15 minutes before you have to go into work.