Fall/Winter 2010-2011 makeup trends come in a myriad of styles and colors, yet every single one of them has the power to create and reflect a strong, yet sweet and delicate woman. All the autumnal colors with daring accents, the timeless smoky eye makeup with a retro, uber-feminine touch, and the already classic red lipstick are meant to emphasize your traits in a stunning and unique way.
Trend alert: Red eyeshadow, huh? Daring, but pretty wearable. This is Fall 2010 and you surely have to try those at least once. As party makeup, perhaps? Cushnie et Ochs and Altuzarra chose red hues to accentuate the eyes of their models for AW 2010 shows. Let’s see how best to rock red eyeshadow Fall 2010 trend this season.
Dark lips are back for Fall 2010. To accentuate but cover your lips in mystery shade them with dark colored lipstick and leave your eyes nude or in a light brown haze. Charming dark lips are very autumnal and voguish. Try on these cool looks designers chose for their shows.
Even though on the catwalks you can see red lips and smoky eyes, remember that this type of combination is only meant for very special occasions. You can give up, especially during the day, to accentuated eyes, and go for a bolder color on the lips. Apply a lip balm that will make your lips look fuller, and then use some translucent powder on the lips that will fix the better. You can choose to apply a lip liner. Then, apply a lipstick in the same color with the lip liner without going over the natural contour of your lips. For the eyes, use mascara, while for the cheeks, a pinkish blush.
A slightly dark makeup that will offer you a mysterious and sexy touch is a must-have when it comes to fall/winter 2010-2011 makeup trends. Eye makeup means, this season, accentuating the eyes in an interesting and unique way. The idea is to use the more, and try to use less the eyeshadow. You can still get a smoky look by using an eyeshadow. You need a black eyeshadow in the outer corner of the eyes and above the crease of the lid. Continue by applying an eyeshadow in an iridescent earthy tone, on the entire eyelid including on the black shadow going towards the base of the eyebrows. Use a black eye pencil and apply it on the interior. For your lips, choose a nude lipstick. Different approaches on the smoky eyes look could be spotted at Chanel, Jean Paul Gaultier, Lacoste, and Jill Stuart.
For fall/winter 2010-2011 makeup trends, nude is hot especially if you are looking for something more traditional and severe. The skin should be clean and perfect. You can use different shades of beige and other natural colors in order to get a flawless skin. Draw your inspiration from the Phillip Lim runway show. For a more special event, you still can play the natural card by replacing beige with iridescent pink, with a brown touch, for the eyebrows, lips and cheekbones. For your lips you could go for a lighter shade of red. Natural makeup could be spotted at Burberry Prorsum, Marc Jacobs, Fendi, Rag&Bone
Thick, well-defined eyebrows represent the great novelty that made a strong come back for fall/winter 2010-2011. Prada, , and Alberta Ferretti are some of the designers that accentuated the eyebrows. You can choose to contour them, but remember to keep the rest of your makeup much more subtle. For perfect eyebrows, make a contour on the upper line using a special pencil. Using a thin brush, apply brown eyeshadow in order to cover any unaesthetic mark. Brush your eyebrows so that every hair to stay in place. As for the rest of your makeup, keep it as natural as possible. And try not to apply mascara, and always use a foundation that matches your skin complexion.