How To Do Makeup To get A Slimmer Face

Aishwarya Rai
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Makeup can do wonders and make you look completely unrecognizable, just you have to learn some basic makeup artist tricks and tips which will make your face look slim instantly.

Just like in art the dark shades recede while the lighter shades bring features forward, the same concept is used in makeup too.

Here are some tips on how to do makeup to make your face look slim.


With the powder slightly darker than your skin, draw a line along your cheekbone. Blend it from your ear to the corner of your mouth. Just above the darker line, apply a line of your favorite blush and blend it in the same direction. Then, above your blush, add a hint of highlighter to really define your cheekbones.

For a thinner nose draw line on each side of your nose using the dark powder and blend it also apply highlighter aboce the nose, between your eyebrows and draw a line in the center and blend it with your skin.

Blend your contour shades into temples and around the hairline to emphasize the angles of your bone structure.


Choose the right eyebrow shape as they play a bigger partof how your face looks. Your eyebrows should be substantial, but not thick, and have a defined arch in the middle. A higher and more pronounced arch helps balance out a round face by vertical streching its appearance.

Eye makeup
Eye makeup

Play up your eyes as eyes which look large with makeup wil make the rest of the face appear small in comparasion. Use eyeliner and mascara that make your eyes appear larger, and use eye shadow that works well with your skin tone and eye color.

Pink lips

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Dark lips can actually make you look heavier, so go on for a light pink lip to make your face look light. Nude colour also makes your lips to look thin, but pink lips is the best makeup tool to help you look slim.