TGIF! 5 Smart Ways To Transition Your Makeup From Desk To Dinner
Written by Pratishtha RanaOct 18, 2021
Being the busy bodies that we are, spending 30ish minutes on a makeup sesh for a dinner night after work is likely an impossible task. But, the amazing thing about makeup is that it lets you get smart and creative. So, whether you have a weekend get-together or a date to impress on a Friday night, you can easily transition from subtle work makeup to a glam, evening look within a few minutes. How, you ask?
Trust us, your BFFs to give you five smart tips to ace that perfect work to dinner looks in a flash. Don’t forget to bookmark!
Whether you love your hair open or tied up at work, your post-work Friday night avatar needs a variation! An easy tip is to comb your hair into a side-swept look. Then, lightly twist your hair on the other side and secure it with some fancy barrette pins. This will take your glam quotient a few notches higher!
Easy shine with highlighter
A whole day at work could make your skin look weary, but with a quick swipe of the Lakmé Absolute Highlighter - Moon-Lit on the high points of your face, especially cheekbones, nose and above the arch of brows can magically bring a reflective sheen back on your face.
Ditch your black eyeliner and give a vibrant twist to your eye makeup with Lakmé Absolute Kohl Ultimate The Gelato Collection. Amp up your eyes by drawing double eyeliner wings, stacked on top of each other. You can pick from fun shades like Blackcurrant (purple), Candy Floss (pink), Matcha (green) and Lagoon (blue) to get this fancy look in an instant.
Don’t limit multitasking at work alone, get smart with your makeup too. Prep like a diva for the Friday night dinner with Lakmé 9to5 Weightless Mousse Lip And Cheek Color – Rosy Plum, which doubles up as a blush too. Just sweep it on your lips and dab some on the apples of your cheeks and blend. And there you go – flawless transition from desk to dinner makeup in minutes!
Written by Pratishtha Rana on Oct 18, 2021
Pratishtha is a writer driven by curiosity. With over two years of experience in journalism, her toes are dipped in the exciting world of beauty, fashion, food, travel and luxury. Trust her words to help you navigate the do’s and don’ts of all that’s trending online (and offline). A lover of minimal aesthetics, she’s also big on experimenting with colours and prints, and often finds herself power-dressing even for a quick grocery run. When not at work, she’s reading a book, learning Korean, binging on K-Dramas and kimchi ramyeon or just karaoke-ing her hours away.