tips for Valentine Day
You can make Valentine
Day a grand success by planning your 'dressing up'
well in advance. Whether you plan a romantic night out with the one you love, or
a night out with the girls, don't hesitate to try these tips, and have a great
This Valentine's day you can show your partner that you are a pretty
more. Follow the tips below to get the right looks right on time:
What to wear- Petite
dresses that are fitted and end above the knee, such
as shift, wrap or A-line dresses, are very flattering. Mini-skirts that sit on
a woman’s natural waist are also a good fashion choice when deciding what to
wear. It really helps to know if you are going to be outdoors or
indoors, if it is going to be a formal date or an informal hanging out at the
local pub. If it is outdoors, make sure you are warm and cute in your woolies
rather than ridiculous and cold in bare
Hair: Simply set hair on large hot rollers and allow to cool. Pull
out and brush through mane. If extra-long locks aren't already you, try
clipping in a few human-hair extensions for added volume and length. If you
want an extra fem look tie a scarf. Wrap it like a headband, around a
pony or all over your head. Be sure to go for a color that makes your outfit
'pop'. For more on hair styles,
Face: Dust a powder
foundation all over the face, being careful to blend
well. Use a foundation that gives a really natural
glow with great coverage.
Eyes: Sweep a soft shimmer beige brown shadow on entire lid extending up
to the crease. Use a soft chocolate brown
eye pencil on top and wedging
between lashes, making a thicker line on outer corner, then blend top line
with a soft brush. Apply
false eye lashes on top lashes in a edgy style
depending on personal taste. Make sure you measure and cut the lashes
accordingly to your eye shape.
Cheeks: Using a cream
blush with finger tips apply in a pink or red tone
on apple of cheeks, then follow with the same color in a powder blush and
apply on top of cream blush for a hot sexy blushing cheek. You can also use
powder blush to create a cute rosy
complexion and heighten the color in your
Keep your lips soft and kissable with lip gloss or flavored chap
sticks. If you are hesitant to wear bright red lipstick, wear a soft red gloss
instead. Valentine’s Day is all about kissing the one you love. Be sure to
keep your lips hydrated with shea butter. This natural ingredient keeps your
lips smoother longer than petroleum. Use your lip liner on top of lipstick.
This helps to avoid the oblivious line around the lips when your gloss comes
off. Lining after your lip color also allows for easier application and blend
ability. For fuller lips, add shimmer.
Add a scent: Spray the flirtiest perfume you could have found on your
pulse points. Walk through the spritz to envelop yourself in the fragrance.
Pick a purse to match with your clothes and equip it with makeup you might
have to repair.
Put on the smile - flirty or friendly- whatever the occasion calls for!
In the words of Christa Jean, there are four rules a petite woman should
follow to create a balanced
If wearing super tight pants, choose a flowing top.
If wearing a fitted revealing top, choose wider leg pants or a
If wearing a mini, be more modest on top.
If wearing a super low cut top, cover up your legs.
Dated 31 January 2013