Not every woman wants a younger man in her bed, but every one wants to look like she could have him if she wanted him. Sexy women in their forties have earned the tag, ‘cougar’ in honor of the stealthy huntress of the wilderness. Besides quite possibly the most popular cougar in the world, Demi Moore, women from television inspire us to get the cougar makeup look. Television shows like ‘Lipstick Jungle’ and ‘Desperate Housewives’ regularly feature beautiful, accomplished cougars. You can get the hot cougar makeup look with these tips.
A few wrinkles and creases won’t make you look un-sexy. However spots and discolorations on the face can. Cougar makeup tips begin with great, cared for skin. Use an exfoliating cleanser on your face, avoiding your eyes and then rinse. Do this every day to keep dead skin cells from dulling the surface of your skin. Then moisturize, moisturize! Moisturize keeps lines from deepening. No matter what skin type you have, you should moisturize every day. Use an oil free product if you have trouble with bumps or acne.
The best cougar makeup tips start with a good foundation. You should avoid makeup that looks heavy like cream to powder or pancake style makeups. Instead chose a good mineral powder that softens your face. If you are concerned about covering spots or discolorations then use a concealer first. Apply the concealer to any are you want to hide, then apply your mineral powder foundation. You don’t want kabuki style makeup if your going for a cougar look.
Cougar makeup tips should include a mention about bronzers. A quick brush with a bronzer will give your face a healthy sun kissed glow. Stroke bronzer over your forehead, cheeks and nose. Use a light hand and don’t over do it. Too much bronzer will make you turn orange instead of golden bronze.
When choosing cougar makeup – go nude! Neutral, nude colors make you look younger and fresher. Blush should be natural looking not bright or clownish. Accentuate your bone structure without getting blush too dark. Nude lip colors are sexy too.
Cougar makeup tips for eyes include a good black mascara that makes lashes look longer. Don’t skimp on the mascara. Eye makeup for cougars should also include a sleek eyeliner. Black and browns are great but also try eyeliners that match your eye color. You’ll have a gorgeous cougar makeup look in no time!