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How to create a great base for your make up

Create a Great Base for Your Make Up

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First, start out with a clean face. I usually wash my face and apply moisturizer before starting my make-up

First, start out with a clean face. I usually wash my face and apply moisturizer before starting my make-up

First, apply the BB cream with a soft make-up sponge. I'm using Olay Fresh Effects, which is a wonderful product.

First, apply the BB cream with a soft make-up sponge. I'm using Olay Fresh Effects, which is a wonderful product.

Starting in the middle, spread the cream evenly on your skin making sure to blend it around the edges.

Starting in the middle, spread the cream evenly on your skin making sure to blend it around the edges.

This is the face I make when I get some in my mouth lol \ud83d\ude0a

This is the face I make when I get some in my mouth lol 😊

After the BB cream is applied, you should move on to foundation.

After the BB cream is applied, you should move on to foundation.

Last summer I found the Almay smart shade foundation and it's been working great for me!  Again, starting with the middle, work your way out and blend

Last summer I found the Almay smart shade foundation and it's been working great for me! Again, starting with the middle, work your way out and blend

I would have made a video but, it was too early... Lol. I always spread my foundation. In a circular motion going outward

I would have made a video but, it was too early... Lol. I always spread my foundation. In a circular motion going outward

When the foundation is blended, then it's time for concealer. I usually only use it for acne spots, or dark circles. I also use a damp foundation brush to blend it I'm more evenly. Again, blend out

When the foundation is blended, then it's time for concealer. I usually only use it for acne spots, or dark circles. I also use a damp foundation brush to blend it I'm more evenly. Again, blend out

Before I blended lol (:

Before I blended lol (:

After all the liquids are applied and dried... We will set them

After all the liquids are applied and dried... We will set them

I'm using a medium translucent loose powder from Avon and a large kabuki brush to just apply the powder all over my face and blend it in. Make sure you BLEND I can not stress it enough

I'm using a medium translucent loose powder from Avon and a large kabuki brush to just apply the powder all over my face and blend it in. Make sure you BLEND I can not stress it enough

Then I use a darker powder as a bronzer on my cheeks since I ALWAYS have a shine there from my glasses.... This is optional

Then I use a darker powder as a bronzer on my cheeks since I ALWAYS have a shine there from my glasses.... This is optional

This is the base for all my future makeup tutorials unless posted lol. I've been doing this since I was 14! Now I'm ready to start my day<3

This is the base for all my future makeup tutorials unless posted lol. I've been doing this since I was 14! Now I'm ready to start my day<3

*as a side note, please remember to BLEND your makeup and to choose the closest to your skin tone... The last thing you want is an orange or brown line on your face from foundation... Please blend (:

  • Foundation
  • Concealer
  • BB cream
  • Foundation brush
  • Setting powder
  • Bronzer
  • Powder brushes