Getting yourself ready for work can get a little tricky, especially when you have to tread the thin line between dressing formal and casual. While there are ample options for formal wear, it might be tough to match your makeup accordingly. Fret not! We’ve got some makeup tips that’ll help you up your makeup game at your work place without going OTT.

 

Makeup for matchy matchy pant-suits

Makeup for matchy matchy pant-suits

Taking a cue from the uber stylish Janhvi Kapoor, you can take your makeup game a notch higher with 3 essential products – blush, eyebrow definer and lipstick. For blushed out cheeks, use the Lakmé Absolute Face Stylist Blush Duos that’ll leave a shimmery glow on your cheeks. Get your hands on the Lakmé Kareena Kapoor Khan Absolute Brow Definer for fuller and fabulous eyebrows. Pick any colour from the Lakmé Absolute Matte Melt Liquid Lip Color range to add a pop of colour  to your lips.

 

Makeup for high-waist skirt teamed with a ruffled shirt

Makeup for high-waist skirt teamed with a ruffled shirt

For all those who feel skirts are the comfiest work wear, we are with you! A solid colour skirt with a plain white shirt makes for a rocking combination. For such attires, it’s best to keep your makeup nude with a matte finish. Use the Lakmé Absolute Mattreal Skin Natural Mousse that is light, gives a natural matte finish and lets your skin breathe. Make your eyes stand out with a light smoky eye using the Lakmé Absolute Illuminating Eye Shadow Palette in Gold. And keep your lips nude with Lakmé Absolute Argan Oil Lip Color in Soft Beige.

 

Makeup for self-tie palazzo pants paired with balloon sleeved top

Makeup for self-tie palazzo pants paired with balloon sleeved top

Palazzo pants can be pulled off as stylish formal wear if teamed with the right top or shirt. Taking a cue from the ever-so-effortless Kareena Kapoor Khan, all you need is only 3 essential makeup products to complement your look – contour stick, kajal and lip gloss. Highlight your cheekbones with the Lakmé Kareena Kapoor Khan Absolute Cheek Contour - Peach Princess. For kohl-rimmed eyes, use the Lakmé Kareena Kapoor Khan Absolute Eye Definer in Onyx. Finish the look with the Lakmé Absolute Plump and Shine Lip Gloss in Beige Shine.

 

Makeup for a formal ankle-length dress

Makeup for a formal ankle-length dress

To complement a solid colour formal dress, the essential makeup products include a highlighter for a dewy complexion, mascara for fanned out lashes and a nude pink lipstick. For an illuminating, shimmery finish, try the Lakmé Absolute Highlighter. To add drama to your lashes, use the Lakmé Eyeconic Curling Mascara. Use the Lakmé Absolute Argan Oil Lip Color  - Lush Rose to add a pop of pink to your lips.