October 2014 archive

Simple Foundation for Beginners

Whether you are a beginner or a make-up enthusiast, it is always to fun to refresh our day-time look and go back to basics. In our first “Made-up with Scarlett” tutorial, I go over the basics to a simple foundation application that will give you even coverage and smooth transitions between the areas that benefit from a lighter or heavier coverage.

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Simple Foundation Application Tutorial



With a brush, sponge or fingers tips, apply dots or swipes of foundation to Zone 1 areas. Gently start blending out toward your hair and jawlines, Zone 2 areas.

This method will insure the highest coverage is in the areas of the face that are most prone to redness and discoloration, and also helps to create a smooth transition into your hairline and neck.