6 Essential Makeup Tips for Prom

By: Francesca Gizzio. For more great makeup tips, follow Francesca on Instagram @makeupbyfrancescagizzio

1. PREP YOUR SKIN

Prepping your skin is a very important step in getting ready for prom makeup. doing a face mask, exfoliating, and moisturizing your skin prior to makeup will make the application go on smoothly and overall look more flawless.

 

2. USE YOUR DRESS AS THE INSPIRATION

Finding the perfect makeup look for prom can be difficult, but using your dress as inspiration can help find a look that would
coordinate well with it. PromMiss has a wide variety of colors, textures, and styles of dresses that can spark many beautiful looks! For example, a classic red dress can be paired with a shimmery, gold eye and statement red lips!

 

3. FIND PICTURES FOR REFERENCE

Along with using your dress as inspiration, searching the internet for different makeup looks can be helpful. Many prom looks can be seen on Instagram and Pinterest and can be used as a reference photo whether you are getting your makeup done or doing it yourself!

 

4. MAKE IT LAST THE NIGHT

Prom is a long night of fun, so it is important that your makeup stays put. Using long lasting products, such as setting powder and liquid lipstick, will help your makeup to stay on throughout the night! Bringing a small bag of touch-ups to the dance will also be helpful if you see your makeup start to fade.

 

5. MAKE IT POP

False lashes, glitter, and pops of color that coordinate with your dress are ways to take your look to the next level and truly enhance your natural beauty.

 

6. STICK TO YOUR STYLE

Above all, it is important to stay true to your own style from choosing your dress to choosing your hair and makeup. At PromMiss, you are able to find a perfect dress for you, and feeling confident in your dress will allow you to feel confident in your makeup. Whether you choose a dramatic makeup look or more natural look to pair with your dress, it is important to find styles and looks you love so you can have the best night!