4 steps to complexion perfection
With all the fads, crazes, and phases that permeate the beauty industry (contouring, strobing, highlighting, knick-knacking, shimmy shaking…), it’s easy to forget the essentials. So, we’re going back to basics. Our team of expert buyers and product developers told us how to get the perfect bases for our faces, we took note, and now we’re passing the wisdom on to you, our fellow Primarkers.
It all starts with the holy grail of complexion perfection: our liquid foundation. After a fresh re-launch, one of our cult beauty buys now features new and improved shades – including paler and darker tones. Use this wonder-worker as your starting point, and build-up your look with a few failsafe make-up bag must haves. Read on for top tips from our savvy buying team, and don’t forget to share your beauty looks on Primania!
Foundation £2.50 / €3 / $
Step 1: "Apply PS…Liquid Foundation with a liquid foundation brush, starting at the centre of the face, then blend outwards using the hottest must have of the moment: the PS… Egg Sponge."
Concealer from 80p / €1.50 / $ , concealer brushes from £1.50 / €2 / $2.50, highlighter £1.50 / €2 / $, powders from £2 / €2.50 / $ , powder brushes from £1.50 / €2 / $2.50
Step 2: "Touch up any imperfections with our PS…Concealer using a concealer brush. Take care around the under-eye area as the skin is very delicate."
Step 3: "Add highlights to the brow line and cheekbones, using PS…Highlighter Stick."
Step 4: "Finally set your foundation with loose or pressed face powder, paying particular attention to areas prone to shine."
And in case you didn’t notice, every single item on our how-to hit list is £2.50 / €3 / $3.50 or less! Which means you can afford to indulge in a little something extra... How about a brand new make-up bag to house all your beauty goodies? A lush new lippie? Or, if you're looking for something else entirely, branch out a little and tempt yourself with our homeware buys.