Make up aftercare advice

Please take a moment to read the aftercare advice below; this is important because you need to know how to maintain the finished result, how to re-apply certain products and how to achieve this look yourself. You also need to know how to remove the make-up at the end of the day or when the occasion is over. Be aware of allergic reactions – in the event of this, remove with damp cotton wool, and apply a soothing lotion such as calamine lotion.

  • Avoid swimming, heat treatment, such as steam, sauna or hot tubs and hot environment.
  • Avoid UV treatments.
  • Avoid touching the face
  • Remember to remove your make-up at the end of the day. Use oil-based eye make-up remover for stubborn eye make-up and waterproof mascara. If you wear lash extensions, than your make-up removal need to be oil FREE -to avoid prematurely shading of your lash extensions
  • Try to cleanse tone and moisturise your face twice a day using products suitable for your skin type.
  • Exfoliate one to three times a week to brighten the complexion.
  • Apply an appropriate mask after exfoliating to clear the skin and bring natural radiance.
  • Give your skin a day of ‘rest’ so it can return to its normal pH and prevent the chance of break-out and stress of the skin.
  • These tips will help you to prolong wear of your make-up application throughout the day, and to look after the skin.
  • We advise you to have matching face powder, eye shadow and lipstick to touchup during the day.
  • Avoid touching the face
  • Use a spray fixative or setting powder to make the products on the face last longer
  • Use blotting sheets/paper that soak up excess oil on the skin without ruining makeup
  • To re-apply lipstick, do this with a lip brush and blot, apply lip *gloss.
  • You may wish to consider booking a make-up lesson, this will help you to select colors which are right for you, trendy and teach you the basics of everyday make-up application.
  • If redness or irritation occurs, remove the make-up and apply a cold compress or cooling spray to the area to reduce the heat. Seek medical advice if it doesn’t improve in 24hrs.