Before starting with making application tips, makeup hygiene in the monsoons is very important
Store makeup in an airtight container or pouch. Also, run the heat of your dryer over the makeup once a week to keep it moisture free.
Primer and foundation
Splash some water on your face and pat dry, tone your skin accordingly
It is very important to use an oil-free primer before applying foundation
This will help the makeup last longer
The next step is to use an aqua-proof foundation
Lots of good brands have makeup that is not heavy and yet waterproof
Use your fingertips to apply and blend with a sponge
Set it with a compact
Use a cream blush on instead of a powder. Pinks and peaches look great. Avoid using shimmer in the monsoon.
Use cream eye shadows, as powder eye shadows get easily washed off in the rains. Creamy eye shadow pencil will also do.
Eyeliner, Kajal and Mascara
Invest in waterproof cosmetics in the monsoon season. You may choose variant vibrant coloured eyeliners to give a bright look to your eyes in the monsoon.
For monsoons, prefer using matt lipsticks instead of the gloss ones.
Shape your eyebrows with a waterproof eyebrow gel only. This will complete your look, making you absolutely ready for the day events.