Make-up is considered to be an art that aims to point out the individual beauty of a woman's face, and the real professionalism leaves the work unnoticed. The fashion of making-up appeared far in the extreme antiquity. Even women from Ancient China and Egypt, as well as Greek and Roman women, were skilful in doing perfect make-up.
About 4 thousand years ago, Egyptian women applied special oils for face skin, lotions, eye shadows and lipsticks. In the 16th and 17th centuries the fashion for make-up required excessive colors which were applied both by women and men. Later in the 20th century the make-up fashion has been restored to life and now this art is applied by millions of women worldwide.
Women always endeavor to be attractive and to feel more self-confident. The main goal of a woman in make-up application is to attract attention, to be liked and noticed. That is why the make-up should be used very carefully on special occasions, taking into account the skin and face peculiarities. There are several types of make-up: day-time or office makeups and evening or party makeups.
Office makeups in most cases are strict and softened makeups, due to their aims. At the work place usually we should follow the modest office dresscodes and wear unnoticed makeup. But everything depends, of course, on the company's policies. Some unwritten rules tell that women should keep in mind that they are required to show their professional qualities prior than corporal image. But it is not always the same. Office makeups should be done accurate enough to point out the facial expressions and improve complexion.
Some women consider that office makeups are boring, because of the paleness, and designers do not recommend to use several tints of eye shadows or nacre, nevertheless the makeup of a business lady should be energetic. The effect can be received by application of the lipstick. In the office it would be better to use dull colors of bright tints. These colors will be a perfect complement to the business suit and will give more feminine look.
It should be not forgotten that the colors of office makesups can be changed in the artificial lighting. It will be reasonable to do makeups in the same light, because the natural light may point out all the defects of the makeup. If the working day finishes with a party, it will be easy to do the makeup less formal with applying luster lipstick over the old layer.
Today the modern woman has a lot of opportunities to try different cosmetic products that are in a great variety available in the shops. Experienced designers and professional stylists from the cosmetic salons can give pieces of advice how to make the image of the woman more attractive and will prompt what is better to apply in this of that situation. These pieces of advice will be very useful for those who are not familiar with the make-up art or who are not sure what colors and tints are suitable. Moreover, it is very important to keep in mind that the make-up will look good only on the healthy face skin and complexion.
So remember, look right and dress right for the right occasion, and you won't have any problem in the work place or out.