Concealer – targeted perfection for a fresh complexion
Concealers are the perfect product for covering up dark circles under the eyes as well as spots or pimples. They let you create an even complexion in just a few seconds, leaving you looking fresher right away. However, people are often uncertain when trying to find the right concealer for them. But finding the right beauty accessory and using it in an optimal way is actually quite easy.
Why do I need a concealer in the first place?
A concealer is worth its weight in gold when it comes to reducing dark circles or covering redness. That is, after all, the main purpose of a concealer: to brighten up the skin and to conceal unevenness. Where foundation reaches it limits, concealer comes into its own, because it is more heavily pigmented.
- Finding the right concealer: concealer also comes in lots of different colour nuances. This ensures that there is a product out there for every skin type, available in a tub or in stick form for practical application. As concealer is more heavily pigmented than foundation, your should exercise care when using it. It is often sufficient to use just a little concealer in a targeted way in order to give the skin a lovely glow.
- Choosing the right colour: to determine the best concealer, you shouldn’t just try out the product on the back of your hand. You should ideally test it on your throat or directly on your face. To produce a make the skin under your eyes glow, the concealer should ideally be a little paler than your natural skin tone. To conceal uneven patches, however, the product should match the tone of your skin.
- First make-up, then concealer: concealers don’t just conceal spots, wrinkles and redness. They can also round off your make-up. All pimples or spots that are still visible after using foundation can be covered using concealer. As such, it is best to use this product after foundation.
For cool skin tones with a red or blue undertone, it is recommended to use concealers with a little touch of red. Warm skin types with a beige or gold undertones, on the other hand, work best with a concealer with a touch of yellow or brown.
Using concealers subtly and minimally
It is certainly possible to use a concealer to cover up dark circles under the eyes or dark spots left by pimples. To do so, it is not necessary to apply a lot of the product. A small amount is often enough to optimally smooth out the complexion.
You should then ideally use your fingers to apply the concealer do your skin for a flattering effect. Around your eyes, use your ring finger to gently dab on the concealer. When dabbed on, the concealer lasts almost all day long and enhances your look nice and subtly. A good concealer feels light and nourishing on the skin and does not crease.
This is particularly important on mature skin. For this purpose, there is also anti-ageing concealer that is specially designed for use on wrinkles, swelling, dark circles and crow’s feet. Thanks to their oil-free texture, they do not clog your pores or wrinkles and ensure glowing skin that lasts for several hours.
Small tip: use concealer to add little highlights in the corner of your eyes or on your eyelids. Gently apply the product with your little finger without smearing it too much. The end result looks great and the eyes look fresher and more alert straight away.
Buy concealer quickly and easily online at parfumdreams
Whether as a concealer pen, in liquid form or as cream in a tub, concealer comes in many different forms depending on your desired look and intensity. At parfumdreams, you will find a broad selection of different products from different brands and manufacturers. These include concealers with sun protection factor as well as waterproof varieties. For a stunning look that lasts all day.