Tutorial: The Perfect Red Carpet Makeup

Happy Oscar night! Of course the Academy Awards are fun to watch, but we all know the most entertaining part of the show: the red carpet.

Checking out the gowns, accessories, hairstyles and makeup on the red carpet is the reason we’ll be happy to tune-in early.

To find out what exactly goes into those dramatic, red carpet looks, we went to Pretty Little Liars makeup artist Cindy Miguens to recreate the makeup she’d recommend for a starlet heading down the red carpet on Oscar night. Key takeaways: being red carpet-ready requires lots of eye lashes and contouring!

Some things we learned from this shoot:

To prepare, Cindy recommends starting off with a facial to help guarantee a healthy glow.

The key to a dramatic eye is lots of blending.

Always trim false lashes for the size of your eyelid; different eyes will need different sized strip lashes.

Watch to find out more tips and tricks!

Posted 6 years Ago
Subscribe to