Freckles are a great way to add character to your look, but not everyone wants their skin to be dotted with natural marks. You can do faux freckles by using makeup, and in this tutorial, you will learn how.
Do you find your freckles to be a pain when it comes to makeup application? If so, then this post is for you! Faux freckles are an easy way to give yourself that sun-kissed look without the need for harsh ingredients.
Don’t forget: Faux Freckles will not last long if there is no base underneath them. This means that before applying any product, make sure to apply primer and foundation first (Makeup artists recommend using a full-coverage liquid or cream foundation because it will allow for better blending).
Ways to make fake freckles
Are freckles not your thing, or do you not have time to apply them? Then, you can easily do faux freckles with makeup. This is a guide on how to create the perfect look for any occasion!
What you need: Foundation, Bronzer, eyeliner pencil, lip liner, liquid lipstick (optional). Steps:
- Start by applying foundation all over your face.
- Next, use a bronzer that matches your skin tone and brush it under the cheekbones up toward the temples of your forehead.
- Take an eyeliner pencil in brown or black and draw two lines vertically on each side of your nose bridge and one line horizontally across the center of each eyebrow arch.
- Next, add three small dots above where you put the vertical lines.
What to use to draw on fake freckles?
Do you love the look of freckles but are too afraid to go through with getting them? Maybe your skin is sensitive to UV rays or laser treatments, or you don’t want to commit. There are many ways for you to get that perfect faux freckle effect without having any of the hassles.
Freckles are a beautiful thing. They’re cute, they’re unique, and they give any face the perfect amount of character. Of course, there’s nothing wrong with wanting to add them to your skin even if you don’t have them naturally, but what should you use? Today we’ll be going over some easy ways to draw on fake freckles.
I’m always looking for the latest beauty hacks to try. I recently found out that there are products on the market specifically designed to help you draw on fake freckles.
The pencil is great because it comes in both brown and black colors so that you can create both light and dark freckles, depending on your preference. It also has a smudge-proof formula, perfect if you have oily skin or want to wear it throughout the day without worrying about messing up your makeup. The downside? You will need an eye shadow primer before applying this product, otherwise, it may crease.