Learn How to Apply Makeup with Parisian Elegance and Sophistication

Sothys Paris Makeup

 

We are all fascinated by how the French women manage look so sophisticated and elegant. The Parisian women are especially known for their beauty and style. Women from around the world travel to France to experience a little of the Parisian luxury and hope to find exquisite fragrances, makeup, high end designer accessories and the latest styles from the fashion catwalks. Every season, the world watches closely what happens on the Parisian catwalks for inspiration on the next season style. If we do not have the chance to travel, fashion bloggers and beauty magazines are the go to for the latest news and trends directly from Paris.

 

Sothys Paris is a renowned, high end beauty and makeup brand from France. Famous amongst the Parisian women, it is thought to be the number one professional cosmetics brand in France. Celebrities and elegant Parisians enjoy luxurious beauty treatments at the Sothys Institute in Paris and never leave without the application of the skincare makeup to enhance their beautiful skin. You see, in France, it is customary to apply a light, skin perfecting makeup after facial treatments, and the Sothys Skincare makeup complements the treatments and extended care of the skin throughout the day.

 

We are excited to share with you tips from the Beauty Therapists directly from the Sothys Paris Institute. Below are step by step instruction on how to apply makeup the way women in Paris do and instructional videos you can watch to see the makeup techniques. If you would like to book a makeup lesson, call us on (02) 4647 9711

 

Step 1 – Skin Preparation

 

Preparing the skin : ¤ Step 1 : Skincare products – Applying Multi Action Eye Cream contour care. – Applying the adapted Intensive serum. – Applying the adapted Skincare cream.

 

– Apply Complexion Perfection Primer for a flawless base.

 

Step 2 – Concealer

 

¤ Step 2 : Dark Circles Eraser – Apply the product with small dabs to the lower eyelid. – Blend with tapping movements with the fingertips.

 

Step 3 – The Complexion

 

Foundation and Powder : Applying foundation (matte, hydrating or anti-ageing) with fingers, sponge or brush. – Warm the product in the palm of the hand. – Apply with small dabs on each area. – Spread the matter outwards from the middle of the face. Applying foundation with a brush. – Apply with small dabs on each area. – Work with successive light touches area by area. – Spread the matter outwards from the middle of the face. Applying Teint transparent powder. – Apply the product with the Powder brush with tapping movements and smoothing strokes.

 

Step 4 – Brows

 

Applying the Eyebrow pencil : – Apply the Eyebrow pencil starting from the head of the eyebrow. – Make short sketching lines in the thick part of the eyebrow. – Then light smooting strokes along the length of the eyebrow. Using the Eyebrow brush : – Blend the matter by brushing upwards. – Then smooth the eyebrow.

 

Step 5 – DAY (Natural Eyes)

 

¤ Step 1 : Preparing the eyelid – Apply the foundation with a finger by tapping movements. – Apply the Tein transparent with the Powder brush. ¤ Step 2 : Applying the Universal black eye pencil. Method 1 : – Apply the pencil in a series of tightly spaced dots. – Blend the matter with the Eye brush 20 or the pencil foam applicator with a back-and-forth movement. – Work until blended evenly. And / Or Method 2 : – Apply the pencil in a thick line on the back of the hand. – Then pick up the matter with the Eye brush 20 or the pencil foam applicator. – Apply and blend the matter until blended evenly. ¤ Step 3 : Applying Essential mascara – Make a zig-zag movement from the lash root to tip. For a natural effect work only to the upper lashes.

 

Step 5 – DAY (Bold Eyes)

 

¤ Step 1 : Preparing the eyelid – Apply the foundation with a finger by tapping movements. – Apply the Teint transparent with the Powder brush. ¤ Step 2 : Applying the Universal black eye pencil – Apply the pencil in a thick and strong line along the upper lashes, along its entire length. – Work well external and internal corners. – Apply the pencil on the lash root, on the inner rim of the upper eyelid. – Apply the pencil inside the eye to the inner rim of the lower lash line. – Then on the lower lash root in a thick and strong line. – Work well external and internal corners. – Upper line : Blend the matter with a light back-and-forth movement with the Eye brush 10 or the pencil foam applicator. – Lower line : Blend the matter with a light back-and-forth movement with the Eye brush 10 or the pencil foam applicator. ¤ Step 3 : Applying Essential mascara – Apply mascara with the head of the brush from the root to the tip. Pick up the product frequently. Same method on the lower lashes.

 

Step 5 – EVENING (Contoured Eyes)

 

¤ Step 1 : Preparing the eyelid – Apply the Teint transparent with the Powder brush ¤ Step 2 : Applying the Universal eye black pencil – Apply the pencil in a series of tightly spaced dots along the upper lash line. – Trace a hatched triangle on the outer corner. – Apply the pencil to the lower lash line. – Blend the outer triangle with a back-and-forth movement with the Eye brush 20 or the pencil foam applicator – Blend along the bottom line with a back-and-forth movement with the Eye brush 10 or the pencil foam applicator. And / Or : – Apply the pencil in a thick line on the back of the hand. – Then pick up the matter to apply to the desired area.. ¤ Step 3 : Appliying Illuminating trio – Apply the light colour of the Illuminating trio with the Eye brush 20. – Start at the inner corner until the blended pencil area.. ¤ Step 4 : Applying the Essential mascara – Make a zig-zag movement from the lash root to tip. – Lightly stroke the outer edge of the lower lashes.

 

Step 5 – EVENING (Smoky Eyes)

 

¤ Step 1 : Preparing the eyelid – Apply the Teint transparent with the Powder brush ¤ Step 2 : Applying the Universal black eye pencil – Draw the whole upper eyelid with a back-and-forth movement. – Apply the pencil to the lower lash line along its entire length.. – Spread the matter with the Eye brush 20 with a back-and-forth movement. – Work until there is an even halo. – Spread the pencil along the lower lash line with the Eye brush 10. – Perfect the blended finish with a cotton bud. And / Or : – Apply the pencil in a thick line on the back of the hand. – Then pick up the matter to apply to the desired area. ¤ Step 3 : Applying Essential mascara – On the upper lashes : Make a zig zag movement from the lash root to tip. – On the lower lashes : Make a zig zag movement from the lash root to tip..

 

Step 6 – Contouring

 

Illuminating trio / A multipurpose product to sculpt your facial features and even out the eyelids. 4 possible methods of application: 1. For a natural / healthy glow effect: spiral application Apply the Illuminating trio blend with the Powder brush in wide, continuous spirals – from the temple to the forehead – from the temple to the oval of the face 2. For a strong blush effect: circle application Apply the Illuminating trio blend with the Blush brush in successive circles – from the temple to the cheekbone – from the temple to the forehead 3. For a structured blush effect: parallel application Apply the Illuminating trio blend with the Blush brush in parallel lines – inwards from the temple, under the cheekbone 4. For a structured and/or illuminated eyelid effect Apply the desired colour from the Illuminating trio with the Eye brush 2 to the targeted area The product: Three products in one! The 3 shades of the Illuminating trio can be used separately or mixed together to achieve different make-up looks. Use as a sun powder to enhance, as a blush to sculpt and as a base or a highlighter on the eyelids too*! The new must-have for your make-up kit. *Ophthalmologically tested.

 

Step 7 – Lips

 

Enhance your lips: satin or gloss finish, give free rein to your desires! Technic: ¤ Stage 1: Applying the Universal smoothing lip filler – Draw the lip contour – From the centre to the corners of the lips Tip for perfect Rouge Sothys lipstick hold: Apply the Universal smoothing lip filler to the entire lip. The product: Universal smoothing lip filler An original concept: a universal pencil that prevents lipstick and lipgloss feathering. The product +: built-in sharpener. ¤ Stage 2: Applying Rouge Sothys Two methods for applying Rouge Sothys: – With finger : outwards from the centre of the lips – With the Lip brush outwards from the centre of the lips The products: – Rouge doux Sothys for a lip-biting effect A lightweight and uniquely melting texture, for a glossy finish. This sheer lipstick leaves a moisturising and plumping veil for lusciously full, nude lips. – Rouge intense Sothys for smoothed lips, more comfortable, intense. Its creamy texture is in perfect fusion with lips, enveloping them with a moisturizing and nourishing film. – A clever product you can carry with you at all times: Plumping lip balm Thanks to its non-sticky gloss texture and a luminous and natural shade your lips appear even softer and plumper.

 

More information on the Sothys Skincare Makeupo range please visit our salon in Narellan. Skin Tonics Beauty & Skin Clinic

 

Call Skin Tonics Beauty & Skin Clinic Narellan 02 4647 8711

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