Being a girl boss is no easy job, there are so many people who look up to you for inspiration. Apart from demonstrating an authoritative personality, women in charge need to look empowered too. A powerful woman appears well put together without putting in a lot of efforts. Makeup can be incredibly empowering, it allows you to express who you are. Therefore, we’ve put together five makeup essentials every girl boss should have in her beauty arsenal.

Primer for flawless finish
 

Primer for flawless finish

The power of a good primer is still underrated. Using a primer does cuts down your makeup time by half. The Lakmé Absolute Blur Perfect Makeup Primer hides pores, softens blemishes and creates the perfect base for your makeup. Applying a base also removes the need of frequent touch-ups.

Neutral eye shadow palette
 

Neutral eye shadow palette

A neutral eye shadow is a must-have for every woman in charge. It adds definition to your eyes without looking overdone. The neutral shades in Lakme Absolute Illuminating Eye Shadow Palette - French Rose are safe for formal settings and complement almost every outfit.

Classic red lipstick
 

Classic red lipstick

When it comes to power colours, you can never go wrong with a red lipstick. Reinforce your authority while talking to important people with the Lakme Absolute Matte Melt Liquid Lip Color - Firestarter Red its velvet matte finish stays put throughout the day eliminating the need for frequent touch-ups.  

Volumizing mascara
 

Volumizing mascara

Women in power need to look bright and awake during the day, even when you haven’t slept well. The easiest way to do so is by applying volumizing mascara that lifts up your eyelashes and makes you look awake. The Lakmé Absolute Flutter Secrets Dramatic Eyes Mascara is waterproof and smudge resistant that perks up your lashes in minutes.

Good brow pencil
 

Good brow pencil

Frame your face better with a good brow pencil. A creamy but smudge-proof brow pencil can give you natural looking fuller brows without looking overdone. Use the Lakme Absolute Precision Eye Artist Eyebrow Pencil for an edgy look.