Not confident with makeup or you're worried about applying too much makeup and looking overdone but still want to look pulled together I've 7 magnificent products to suggest that will never look cakey or fake.
Photo: reposted from @JessicaAlba for Honest Beauty. Photographer @cliffwatts
Think of makeup as one key element in your confidence building tool kit. Makeup is a tool that is both fun and powerful. A little makeup lifts your mood and gives you that quick confidence boost you might need to get through your day, have that difficult conversation, deliver your presentation, and look like you've got your act together even when you might not be feeling it!
When you know which products are right for you plus how to use them to enhance your beautiful features it has the power to make you feel unstoppable - because when you look great you feel bloody fantastic right?
Photo: A soft Smokey Eye takes me from casual mumma to confident woman.
Below are my magic makeup 7 ... the makeup products that will never look cakey or fake and deliver amazing natural looking luminous results for women over 40.
MAGNIFICENT MAKEUP PRODUCT 1
Rageism All Day Foundation
New makeup-kid-on-the-beauty-block Rageism Beauty is formulated specifically for mature skin. This luminous finish foundation is buildable - so you can wear it sheer or build to a more medium coverage, and covers stubborn pigmentation.
Click here to buy yours now. There is a short video that walks you through each colour, guiding you to make the right colour choice.
Email me here if you want help choosing the right shade for you.
MAGNIFICENT MAKEUP PRODUCT 2
Ere Perez Carrot Colour Pot
Multi-tasking cream lip to cheek colour that lifts your complexion, becomes a part of your skin and leaves you looking fresh and healthy.
Click here for Harmony a neutral pinkish colour cream blush
(perfect for fair skin & those that like a subtle hint of colour)
Click here for Healthy a warm peach colour cream blush
(perfect for all skin tones)
Click here for Hello a warm watermelon colour cream blush
(I know it looks bright but it's perfect for tan or warm golden skin including us freckly girls)
MAGNIFICENT MAKEUP PRODUCT 3
YSL Touche Eclat Radiant Touch No 2
The golden-wand of amaZingness. A must-have for all women over 40. I know she is expensive but she is worth every penny. A little goes a long way to lifting your under-eye area, giving cheekbones a natural highlight and delivers that "well rested" look.
Click here to buy yours now.
PS I'm so obsessed with this product it has it's own blog - so to read more - and see how to use it click here
MAGNIFICENT MAKEUP PRODUCT 4
mii cosmetics Sculpting Brow Builder Gel
Thinning brows or unruly brows (oh the joys of peri-menopause and age) a quick brush through with this iddy-biddy brow wand will shape and build volume in your brows fast.
Click here to buy your mii cosmetics sculpting brow builder now.
MAGNIFICENT MAKEUP PRODUCT 5
mii cosmetics Forever Eye Crayon
A quick slick of one of these stay all day eyeshadow crayons will enhance your peepers (no brush required). A heavenly range of colours to suit all eye colours and complexions. My favourites include:
Burnt Copper, Antique, Rose Gold, Sorbet, Vintage and Dusty Rose.
Click here to buy your forever long wear eye crayon now.
MAGNIFICENT MAKEUP PRODUCT 6
INIKA Organic Long Lash Mascara
A quick slick of this 100% natural, certified organic mascara will open up and enhance your eyes. This long lash mascara lengthens and adds just the right amount of volume.
Click here to buy your long lash mascara now.
MAGNIFICENT MAKEUP PRODUCT 7
Tom Ford beauty Lipstick in Clint
Bit of a hefty price tag but the ultimate, wearable everyday neutral lipstick - with a hint of pink which flatters all skin tones. Sephora have 20% off everything from 12 September so HURRY and click here to buy your moisturising everyday natural lipstick from Tom Ford Beauty now.
For a 100% natural budget-friendly option try Zuii Lipstick in True Nude.
Click here to buy yours now.
You ready to learn how to make all of these products - and the 5 Minute Makeup - work for you? Join a Makeup Masterclass or book a personal one-on-one online beauty consult. Click here to go to my website homepage and navigate to Masterclasses or Personal Beauty Consult.
We are redefining beauty at every age. 🤩
Love Amanda x
PS For upcoming hands-on Makeup Classes click the image below