Summer is fast approaching and of course, every woman wants to look and feel her most natural and fresh, which means an appearance that is minimal and leaves the face as bare as possible. This ‘natural’ face’ look is a beauty aesthetic that has gained traction in the new millennium, with more women stripping back the layers of excessive makeup to reveal a beautiful glow which resonates. Armed with the right tools, any woman can achieve this look and captivate a crowd.
Minimal Look Skin Preparation
The first key in achieving the minimal look is prepping your skin in order to fully optimize the end result. That dictates using exfoliation to cleanse the skin thoroughly for a healthy glow. In addition to exfoliating, a face mask is advisable once a week to remove any additional toxins that may be on your face.
Eyes That Speak Volumes
After your face has gone through proper cleansing and prepping, the next feature that deserves your attention are the eyes. To achieve a barely there, nude look, apply only a hint of makeup on your face. Apply a touch of mascara under the eyes and seal in the look with a bit of primer as well to leave a lasting impression. Don’t ignore the brow line and lids during the process, and that really should be all that is necessary to get a minimal glam look.
Say Goodbye to Foundation
For women that are going for the minimalist, natural look, one of the first things to remember is that this aesthetic dictates letting go of certain makeup and that extends to foundation. To retain a face that is light and devoid of any extras, 86 the foundation and the end result is a refined and light look that leaves your face gleaming.