An Easy Day-To-Night Makeup Transformation | Clozette

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When you get ready in the morning, you can’t help but be proud of yourself for making your brows look fuller, for emphasising your lips, and for defining your eyes with mascara. You’re so happy with the finished look that your whole day is shaped by the fact that you have #BrowsOnFleek and a makeup look that doesn't look like you tried too hard!  

But what if you have to suddenly go to a fancy event after work? Or a family dinner? Or cocktails with your best girlfriends? A makeup look for night events is a lot different that what you already have on. And who even has the time to completely remove everything and start from scratch?

Lucky for you, we’re here to help make your day-to-night makeup transformations a breeze! With the NIVEA 3-in-1 Daily Deep Cleansing Exfoliating Wipes for normal skin and the NIVEA Gentle Cleansing Wipes for sensitive skin, changing up your makeup is easier and faster without having to compromise on your skincare routine. After all, a flawless makeup look is all about having great skin underneath for a smoother application and finish.

So keep reading below for our five tips on how to take your makeup from day to night in 5 quick steps!


Refresh Your Base

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To start off, spruce up your makeup base! But the key to refreshing any makeup base, isn’t to add more foundation on top. If you really lack the time, just take a couple of NIVEA Facial Wipes and wipe off your foundation! The wipes will remove every last bit of foundation, blush, and bronzer on your skin while giving it a good exfoliation to refine and soothe your skin. Best thing about it, you don't have to worry about dry, flaky, or dull looking skin as the wipes are also enriched with natural ingredients to leave your skin hydrated and moisturised. 

Once your skin is fresh and clean, buff on your foundation for natural-looking coverage!

Brighten Up Your Peepers

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Now for your under eye area, you don’t want to be rough with it because the skin is thinner there. Take the NIVEA Facial Wipes and gently remove your concealer under your eyes. Be extra light handed because you don’t want to be responsible for premature wrinkles and sagging! Let the wipes do all the work for you as its formulated to easily and gently remove waterproof makeup.

After cleaning up your under eye area, just take a brightening concealer and apply it in a “V-shape” to give you that fresh, wide awake look!

Chisel your face with contour

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No night time makeup look would be complete without a little bit of contouring! Carve out your features with a neutral shade of brown, and just gently brush it on the hollows of your cheeks, ending it just right at the corner where your eye begins. This subtle contour will make you look fabulous and angular!

Add definition to your eyes

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Smoky eyes are a girl’s best friend for the night! However, don’t worry about having to remove your eye makeup, just start with what you’ve got as a base! You can line your waterline with some dark eye pencil, define your lashes with even more mascara, and take your eyeshadow and just smudge it on your lower lash line! Easy, right?

Switch out your lipstick

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Last but definitely not the least, quickly remove your MLBB (my lips but better) lipstick shade and swap it for something bold or bright, like fuchsia or a brick red! Bold and bright lips are perfect for the night time because lighting is more forgiving, and it won’t make your lips too stark or “in your face”.


How do you change up your day-to-night makeup looks? Tell us all about it in the comment section below!



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Finding the perfect blend of skincare and makeup products for your skin is a hassle. It involves testing out numerous products, and as a consequence, it can lead to irritation on your skin. Plus, with numerous beauty brands coming out with different kinds of products every month or season, it’s hard to know which you should take a chance on, and which to ignore.

Luckily, our Beauty Community is always up to date when it comes to product releases! So to help you figure out which base products you should pick up to give you that flawless look, here are some mini reviews on products that are all about that base!


Kiehl's Tumeric & Cranberry Seed And Cilantro & Orange Extract Masques

by beautifulbuns

“I have no Monday blues because I have two new products to make my face radiant! For an instant boost of radiance, there’s the Tumeric & Cranberry Seed Energizing Radiance Masque. And to protect against environmental impurities and replenish your skin, try the Cilantro & Orange Extract Pollutant Defending Masque!”

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Australis Stayput 16Hr Foundation

by Perinsidhu

“If you’re looking for a matte foundation which will not dry your skin out and leave you looking flat, Australis Stayput Foundation is a great pick. Its lightweight formula provides medium coverage, and contains brightening properties and beneficial ingredients that won’t harm your skin!”

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Givenchy Teint Couture Cushion

by Lecinlurve

“Givenchy Teint Couture Cushion is a portable fluid foundation that comes in a compact size and is formulated with a ‘blur and glow’ powder to efface your blemishes. This foundation can be easily applied on top of your makeup to give you a natural and glowing finish, minus the cakey feel!”

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Tom Ford Skin Illuminating Powder Duo

by Rachelxooo

“The palette consists of 2 luminous powder highlighters -- the top shade is a pearly champagne highlighter, which I apply on the apples of my cheeks, blending it with the bottom shade together at the cheek bones. Alternatively, the bottom shade can be used alone as a blush on the cheeks! I love how the orange and peachy pigments give a soft sun-kissed skin when applied!”

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Inglot Foundation Stick

by fifiliciousify

“Contouring and highlighting has never been more fun than with these Ingot Foundation Sticks! They create a natural look and are easy to blend to create your perfect shade.”

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What if there was a product, or an ingredient, that could nourish your entire body? From hair down to your toenails, it could hydrate and heal it. And the best thing about this specific ingredient? It won’t break you out!

Say hello to argan oil. Often called “liquid gold,” this vitamin-rich oil has become the new ‘it’ product in the beauty industry because of its beneficial properties! If you haven’t tried it for yourself yet, keep reading below for the 5 reasons why argan oil is the best skincare ingredient!


Restores damaged hair

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Besides treating split ends and taming frizzy hair, argan oil has been proven to make hair softer, silkier, and shinier! And trust us, after just one use, you’ll be able to see a huge difference! Available in shampoo, conditioner, and mask forms, you have a variety of choices on how you want to treat your hair using this amazing ingredient!

Nourishes skin

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Whatever your skin type, you can still use argan oil! If you have oily skin and you’re worried you’ll become oilier, don’t be! This oil is super absorbent and will actually help balance your oil production by moisturising your skin deep within — giving you softer, more hydrated skin! Its antioxidants will even help protect your skin, as well as heal scars, marks, and soreness faster!

Treats acne

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While many face oils can exacerbate present acne, argan oil actually treats it because it helps balance skin out! It soothes and reduces redness and inflammation, leading your acne to disappear faster without leaving a dry or flaky patch!

Anti-aging treatment

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Put down your expensive face serums and treatments and try this budget-friendly ingredient instead! Argan oil reduces wrinkles and gives skin a youthful glow, at the same time plumping it up and restoring its elasticity! And these benefits are all come from just one bottle. 

Prevents stretch marks

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If you’re pregnant and you want an organic and cheaper way to keep stretch marks at bay, then organ oil will be your go-to! Since stretch marks are a result of skin losing its elasticity, and argan oil’s restorative properties increases skin’s elasticity, using a few drops of this magic oil will prevent your skin from forming those unsightly marks that develop in common areas such as the stomach, thighs, and breasts!


Why do you love argan oil? Share it with us in the comment section below!