Guide to chic Diwali makeup: Part 2
In our previous post, we gave you some ideas for Diwali makeup and hair styles. Here are some more ideas for a chic Diwali look.
Makeup idea 2: Hot lips
Reds, plums, rich coloured lips are in vogue right now. Try Lancome’s lipsticks for red-hot lips.
Speaking Chic tip: With lips the focus of your face, keeping the rest of the makeup to a bare minimum.
Makeup idea 3: Rainbow eyes
Confused what colour eye shadow to use: purple, cream or green? Use all three! I tried this idea last weekend, and the results were striking. It’s a bit tricky to pull off this look, but with the right choice of colour and a steady hand, you can rock it! (FYI: I got this idea from Lakme’s Gypsy collection.)
Speaking Chic tip: Choose eye shadow colours carefully. Rule of thumb: use one colour to match your outfit, one neutral, and a third that will blend well soften your look.
Hair idea 2: Sleek & chic
My meeting with TIGI’s Akos Bodi and the recent catwalk shows convinced me that sleek hair is tres chic this season. If you have straight hair like I do, you don’t need to use a straightener. Apply a heat-activated straightening product to wet hair, and blow dry your hair.
Speaking Chic tip: Tie a tight ponytail to sleek hair, set the style with hair spray, then enjoy the rest of the day with touching your hair again!
How are you doing your makeup and hair this Diwali? Tell us!