Experts from Dermablend are here to talk about their favorite products to get you ready for prom.
Dress… Check! Shoes… Check! Hair… Check! Now that you have that covered, all that’s left is finding the right makeup to put the finishing touches on the perfect prom look. Whether you opt for a smokey eye or a bold lip, flawless skin sets the stage. To achieve the perfect makeup canvas, using the proper products is key.
Prom Makeup-Must #1: Primer
Although you probably have a curfew, you want your makeup to last as long as you do, right? Dermablend Insta-Grip Jelly Primer is a super-charged, silicone-free primer designed to create an ideal canvas for foundation to go on smoothly and keep it looking fresh for up to 24 hours. Formulated with a built-in moisturizer, the fragrance-, phthalate- and sulfate-free vegan formula dries quickly. Plus, it’s non-comedogenic, so it won’t clog pores or lead to breakouts! Best of all, it’s suitable for all skin types, including those prone to sensitivity.
Prom Makeup-Must #2: Customizable Coverage
Too much or too little foundation can make you want to un-tag yourself in social media posts from prom night, which is why you need a next-generation base that you can customize. Available in 20 shades so you’re sure to find your perfect match, Dermablend Flawless Creator Foundation Drops offer weightless coverage, whether you only need one drop to even out skin tone or up to four drops to cover blemishes and other imperfections. This concentrated foundation can also be mixed with moisturizer for everyday use, and its weightless, water-free, oil-free formula is ideal for all skin types.
Prom Makeup-Must #3: Highlighter
If there’s any occasion to go for the glow, prom is it, and a radiance-enhancer like Dermablend Glow Creator Multi-Use Liquid Highlighter is fit for the occasion. Available in four shades and featuring 20% pigmented pearls, this versatile, buildable, water- and oil-free product can be mixed with any skin care product or foundation for an overall luminosity boost or applied on top of foundation to create a contoured effect Its vegan, fragrance-, paraben-, phthalate- and sulfate-free formula blends seamlessly into your complexion to achieve a natural finish. Suitable for all skin types, this glowing highlighter is perfect for everyone!
Pro tip: apply on shoulders and legs for an extra radiant glow.
Prom Makeup-Must #4: Setting powder
Once your foundation and highlighter are on point, it’s time to lock your look in place. Dermablend Setting Powder’s weightless, translucent formula helps minimize shine and maximize your makeup’s smudge- and transfer-resistance for up to 16 hours. Alternatively, the Illuminating Banana Powder offers the same boost in staying power with a universal yellow hue that blurs the appearance of imperfections and leaves skin with a radiant finish. Whichever you choose, both of these vegan setting powders are free of fragrance, sulfates and phthalates, ideal for all skin types and the perfect finishing touch for long-lasting prom makeup.
Still figuring out your prom look? Check out this how-to video that demonstrates the perfect chignon up-do!