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6 Steps to a photo perfect complexion

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As spring rapidly approaches, the season for weddings, graduations and more photo ops increase making now the best time to perfect the DIY photo perfect complexion.

With a few professional makeup tips and the right products anyone can master an at home makeup application that rivals an expert touch. Consider the bare face before makeup and diagnose any skin concerns that may need some extra attention. If there is a major event coming soon prepare to target any blemishes, redness or dry patches prior to makeup application with the appropriate skin care regime and then begin a quick series of makeup tricks to achieve the best photo face.

Discover pro makeup tips for the most even, youthful and lasting makeup application by clicking the photo above for details on best practices for achieving a photo perfect complexion.

The Perfect Match: Becca Ultimate Coverage Complexion Creme
The Perfect Match: Becca Ultimate Coverage Complexion Creme Photo Courtesy of Sephora.com

The Perfect Match: Becca Ultimate Coverage Complexion Creme

This impressive twenty shade range of high opacity pigmented formulas is the idea weightless coverage that looks seriously flawless on camera without feeling heavy on the skin. Made to conceal redness, skin imperfections and hyper-pigmentation, Becca Ultimate Coverage Complexion Creme is an easy to use long lasting foundation idea for special occasions that require maximum staying power.

The Perfect Brush: It Cosmetics Flat Brush
The Perfect Brush: It Cosmetics Flat Brush Photo Courtesy of It Cosmetics

The Perfect Brush: It Cosmetics Flat Brush

Using the right beauty tools to apply makeup is a key factor that upgrades a basic makeup look to a professional finish. It Cosmetics Heavenly Luxe™ Flat Top Buffing Foundation Brush is a fool proof method to creating a seamless makeup base. With tightly packed ultra-plush bristles this makeup brush smooths foundations into the skin without leaving lines of demarcation across the face.

The Perfect Camouflage:  Koh Gen Do Moisture Concealer
The Perfect Camouflage: Koh Gen Do Moisture Concealer Photo Courtesy of Koh Gen Do

The Perfect Camouflage: Koh Gen Do Moisture Concealer

Packaged in a slim travel friendly compact, the Koh Gen Do Moisture Concealer is a beautiful palette containing three easy to blend shades for the perfect balance of concealing and correcting tones. Brighten dark shadows and camouflage uneven skin texture by mixing or layering the concealer until desired coverage is achieved.

  Perfect Shape: OCC Makeup Skin Conceal
Perfect Shape: OCC Makeup Skin Conceal Photo Courtsy of Sephora.com

Perfect Shape: OCC Makeup Skin Conceal

Straight forward and versatile, the OCC Makeup Skin Conceal is a highly pigmented large assortment of colors that can be used as concealer, all over foundation, highlighting and contouring. Use deeper shades to add shape to the face blending under the jaw line, along the outside bridge of the nose and to carve out the cheek bones with a damp beauty sponge.

The Perfect Glow: Mehron Cheek creme
The Perfect Glow: Mehron Cheek creme Photo Courtesy of Mehron.com

The Perfect Glow: Mehron Cheek creme

A smart skin perfecting touch to any makeup look from dramatic to casual is a subtle burst of color on the cheeks. The rich pigmented Cheek Creams by Mehron add a lasting youthful glow; simply dab a small amount with fingertips onto the center of the cheeks and finish your look with a gentle swipe of color on the lips. The result is a bit of whimsical radiance to complement every occasion.

The Finishing Touch: Makeup Forever HD pressed Powder
The Finishing Touch: Makeup Forever HD pressed Powder Photo Courtesy of Sephora.com

The Finishing Touch: Makeup Forever HD pressed Powder

Trusted professional makeup experts at Makeup Forever have created an idea on the go version of best selling HD powder. New Makeup Forever HD Pressed Powder is the perfect finishing to set complexion makeup into place. Especially meant to refine the skin for photos and HD cameras, this incredibly fine powder is an essential for weddings, graduations, photo shoots and everyday glamour.

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