Moisturizer is a cosmetic preparation which is used for protecting, moisturizing, and lubricating skin. It may be available as lotions, creams, bath oils, or soap substitutes.

Moisturizers are used for treatment of certain skin diseases. It is also widely used in sunscreens, skin cleansers, shaving creams, aftershaves, and hair tonics.

Why moisturizer under makeup?

Moisturizer is not just great to help hydrate your skin and protect its moisture barrier, it can also be the perfect base for makeup application. With the right moisturizer and quantity makes your skin can look flawless and your make up will stay on all day.


Primer is a very nice product which is applied on your skin care to create an ideal canvas to hold onto whatever makeup comes afterward — like foundation, moisturizer, or concealer. Makeup primer creates a silky-smooth, canvas for your makeup to adhere to, but it also helps your face and eye makeup stay on all day without slipping and fading. Makeup primers are cream, or liquid formula that, when smoothed over your skin, fill in your tiny creases, large pores, flaky patches, and bumpy textures.

Why primer under makeup?

Primer fills in the pores, blurs our blemishes, and gives smoothness to skin. Primer protects the skin by acting as a barrier and also helps makeup to last longer. It come in silky cream and gel form. They are necessary because they lock in the base, help with oil control and provide a smooth, crease free finish.


Foundation is a liquid or powder makeup applied to face to create a uniform colour to the complexion, it cover flaws. And sometimes it changes the natural skin tone. A few foundations also function as a moisturizer, or base layer for more complex cosmetics. Foundation can help to cover blemishes, correct your skin tone, and create an overall smooth canvas.

Different types of foundations:

1.Liquid makeup foundation

2.Cream makeup foundation

3.Cream to powder makeup foundation

4.Pressed powder makeup foundation

5.Cushion type makeup foundation

6.Airbrush makeup foundation

7.Serum makeup foundation

8.Stick foundation


A concealer is a cosmetic which covers dark circles, age spots, and small blemishes visible on skin. It is thicker than foundation. Concealers are widely available in different variety of shade.

 Different types of concealers:

1.Liquid concealer

2.Stick concealer

3.Cream concealer

4.Cream to powder concealer

5.Colour correcting concealer


Powder is a loose powder that contains ingredients like talc and silica, which help keep ‘wet’ products. It at top your liquid or cream foundation helps to set it so that it would not migrate into any lines or slide down off your face. Powder is a great base on which to apply blush, contour, bronzer, or shimmer.

Why setting powder after/ before foundation and concealer?

Setting powder locks foundation and concealer. Wearing it makes your makeup experience 100% better. Using powder before foundation is able to give skin a matte finish that helps to soak up excess oil for a long-lasting effect, which is perfect for oily skin.

Eye shadow and Eye linear

Eye shadow is a cosmetic applied on the eyelids to make eyes look more attractive. It applies under eyes. Eye shadow adds depth to the eyes, or draws attention to the eyes. It comes in many colours and textures.

Eye linear is a cosmetic which defines the eyes. It is available in a wide range, from the common black, brown and grey to more adventurous shades such as bright primary colours, pastels, frosty silver and gold, white and even glitter-flecked colours.


Mascara is a liquid cosmetic used to enhance the eyelashes. It darkens, lengthens, and defines the eyelashes. Normally, there are three forms of mascara (liquid, powder, or cream). Most of the mascaras contain the same components of pigments, oils, waxes, and preservatives. The common form of mascara is a liquid in a tube.

Blush and Contouring

Blush is used to add a pinkish colour to the cheeks. It tends to come in variations of pink, where bronzer is brown or gold in colour. Blush adds a healthy glow to your skin. It makes the skin look flushed.

Contouring is a technique for adding dimension to your face by using makeup that is darker or lighter than your actual skin colour. Unlike everyday foundation and concealer, which we want to match our skin exactly, contouring is all about creating the effect of shadow and light. When one contours, the goal is to make shadows on the face.


Highlighter is a type of cosmetic product which is light reflecting. It is also used for contouring, it can be applied to the face or other parts of the body to brighten the skin on a given area, create the perception of depth and angles. The product comes in various forms, including powder, liquid, cream, gloss,solid stick and jelly.

attractive girl applying highlighter or bronzer with pipette


Lipstick is a cosmetic which applies colour, texture, and protection to the lips. It is a coloured cosmetic in stick form, also a stick of such cosmetic with its case which protects it.

Different colours and types of lipstick exist. Some lipsticks are lip balms, to add both colour and hydration. Lipstick draws attention to the lips. Lips are considere sensual and most sensitive part of the body. Highlighting them can make women more attractive. Some women wear lipstick to feel better about their appearance.

A proper procedure should be followed to do flawless and perfect makeup. Every girl is beautiful in her own way. Makeup is only used to enhance the beauty.

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