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Do you apply concealer after applying foundation?

Do you apply concealer after applying foundation?

If you wear foundation, apply it after your primer and before your concealer. When you apply your concealer before your foundation, you just end up smearing if around. Your goal with concealer is to concentrate on specific areas, so it’s important to avoid rubbing the area after you apply it.

Do you conceal before or after foundation?

While you can apply your concealer before your foundation, many makeup artists recommend applying concealer after to avoid looking cakey and to avoid creasing. Applying your face makeup first gives you a smooth, blendable base to work with before you get to covering.

What is the best way to apply concealer?

How to Apply Concealer

  1. Apply several dots of concealer under the eyes close to the lashes.
  2. Using the pad of your middle finger or your brush, tap in the concealer (always tap, never rub).
  3. Apply concealer on other uneven spots on the face — including the chin, and around the nose and mouth if need be — and tap in.

Where should you apply concealer?

When do you apply concealer?

Apply concealer after foundation if it’s a medium to high coverage foundation. However, if your foundation has medium to high coverage, then you might want to lay off the concealer until after your first layer of base goes on. The reason for this is simple. If it’s a medium to high coverage foundation, it should, for the most part, cover your bases,…

When to use concealer?

Concealer is typically used for two reasons: to hide imperfections, such as fine lines, dark circles or acne marks, or to highlight areas of the face to help balance the contours of what you’re working with.

How do you apply concealer?

Applying Concealer Choose your shade. Decide what type of concealer you want to use. Prep your face. Cover up your under eye circles. Apply your concealer to acne and spots. Set your concealer.