Gucci Westman’s step-by-step routine for the perfect base

By Gucci Westman

Gucci Westman’s step-by-step routine for the perfect base

By Gucci Westman

Our Beauty Expert reveals her skincare tips for a flawless pre-makeup routine

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They say that the secret for success is building the right foundation, and in the world of makeup and artistry the initial steps you take before applying makeup is essential for a non-cakey final look.

In the end, it's quite easy: the focus is on prepping your skin through hydration and sculpting to get it ready for the application of your first layer of makeup. "Spending time on the initial canvas allows you to have more fun when it comes to colours in the cheeks, lips and more," says Gucci. And remember, combine to shades to attain volume and create dimension while dealing with redness.

To achieve a perfect base you don’t want to start with a dry complexion, you want for it to be very hydrated and harmonious.

Gucci Westman

What else does Gucci Westman, have to say about how to get the perfect base? Her answer is simpler than one might think and she provides clear steps on how to achieve that smooth and glowy canvas we all dream of.

Watch Gucci Westman's video for a step-by-step guide to perfecting your base and scroll down for the products she recommends:

Get yourself a perfect base

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The Answer Serum


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