Get up and Glow! How to achieve a glowing natural look with makeup?

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Aug. 16, 2020

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How many of us aspire to that lit-from-within, naturally glowing look? That made-up without looking too made-up look? 
We love the natural glowy look created by Nikki_Makeup for Sofia Symonds - it's incredibly natural-looking, but stylish and glamorous at the same time. Absolutely stunning!

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But most of us don’t have a makeup artist at our disposal, and we don’t have hours and hours to perfect our look. Here we look at the best ways to use makeup to give your skin a wonderful, natural-looking glow - without taking all day!
Start with a primer

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After cleansing, toning and moisturizing your skin in accordance with your skin type, the first step is to apply a primer to give your skin a nice even base. Apply the primer from the center of your face and work outwards - it will lock in moisture and help prevent your makeup from sliding around.
Follow with a facial mist
Spritz your face with a facial mist in order to hydrate the skin and keep it looking dewy. Just a couple of sprays is enough!
Foundation plus highlighter = glow, glow, glow!
Mix equal parts foundation with a cream or liquid highlighter in your palm, and apply to your face with a foundation brush, making sure you blend from the center for a natural, seamless finish with no telltale line at the edges.
Apply an under-eye concealer 
To conceal any dark circles under the eyes, and to give a luminous look, apply a concealer in a shade or two lighter than your foundation under your eyes. Blend carefully using a concealer brush or your fingers. 
Highlighter and Blush

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Add a final application of highlighter to really accentuate that glow, particularly on the cheek bones and the apple of your cheeks. Follow with a natural pink or brown blush to add warmth and color.
Lips and eyes

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Light and subtle is best - you're aiming for a natural glow here. A light gloss or subtle lip color can help finish the look, and for eyes, a gentle wash of honey, gold or beige followed by barely there mascara completes the effect. Natural brows look best with this look, kept in place with a clear brow gel.
And don’t forget to enjoy the glow, but most of all, enjoy the compliments!

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