Updated: Apr 29, 2020
Do you have an event coming up that you want to get your makeup done?
Here are some things you should do in preparation that will not only give you that flawless finish but will make your MUA happy.
2 weeks Prior
Find the best skincare and consistently use it day and night for at least 2 weeks before your event. If you are thinking about switching up your routine or the brand, give yourself plenty of time for your skin to adjust. Sometimes your skin needs to adjust its oil levels based on the skincare you are using. Not allowing enough time, could leave you with sensitive skin, red patches, or oily skin. I offer a free skin consult to all my clients who book an application with me. Need help deciding what skincare system works best for you? Take my skincare quiz!
No picking. You don’t want any scabs sitting on your face that you want to be covered up, so keep those fingers off your face for the next little while.
Hydrate from the inside. OK, this goes without saying but you need to keep your water intake up to ensure you are adequately hydrated and your MUA will totally notice. and probably thank you! Makeup will apply smoother and won’t give that “caked on” look we all want to avoid. As professionals, there isn’t much that we can do to combat dry skin. I recommend drinking at least 2-4 Liters a day.
No treatments. To make sure you don’t have any unwanted redness, scars or side effects its best to leave some time in between treatments and your event *Advise your professional and see what their recommendations a