Karva Chauth is around the corner and most of us ladies love to dress to the nines and look every bit festive and fabulous on the occasion. While the outfits and jewellery are decided and ordered well in advance for the puja and fast day, make-up is very important too. Why, you ask? Well, hunger and being tired can show up on the face quicker than you can imagine. In this situation, it is awesome make-up products that are our saviours. For all of you out there who will be fasting for their other halves, here’s a wholesome list of make-up items that you must have handy on the day, to look stunning as ever!
Flawless and fabulous!
This foundation comes in a variety of shades and suits all skin types. The other thing we love about this is that it easily blurs spots and gives an even toned finish to the face after applying just one layer of it. Toss this one in your makeup bag and your Karva Chauth look is going to be fab!
Conceal like a pro
The creamy yet lightweight texture of this concealer is what has made it a favourite amongst POPxo girls in office. Dot it on as and where you have blemishes and spots on your face and dab along to blend it well. This one’s a real hit with makeup lovers, and you should try it too. It’s also a long-wearing formula which will make sure your look doesn’t dull out over the course of the day/evening.
Lips so festive!
Perk up your look at the Karva Chauth puja with this fab lip colour! This fiery orange-red looks all parts festive and it glides on very smoothly. This lipstick is infused with argan oil that ensures your lips are hydrated at all times.
For that luminous glow!
For that extra glow on your fast day, dust on some stunning highlighters! This one by theBalm has a smooth texture, and the palette consists of shades that go with every skin tone. This product is paraben-free and cruelty-free too. And ladies, the golden-bronze shades are to die for!
From lips to cheeks to eyes, this tint is multi-purpose, and is of a texture that you’re bound to fall in love with. Dot some on the apples of your cheeks and some right under your brow bone, dab it well and say hello to a soft tint that will up your Karva Chauth game beautifully!
A pop of pretty
This pop mauve-ish pink lippie not only looks stunning, but also makes your lips feel smooth and full. The retro collection comes in various shades that are one better than the other. If red is not your thing, this is an equally gorgeous and bold colour choice. Grab it now!
The lit-from-within look, anyone?
The lightweight formula, luminous finish and the brush that makes applying it so easy - what’s not to love?! This glow enhancing BB highlighter is the bomb, ladies. It minimizes dark circles and fine lines, and ensures that you look flawless all day!
For that natural radiance and flushed look, go for this Colorbar blush that has an amazing velvety finish! This highly blendable powder blush is easy to apply and is quite pigmented too. Brush some on on the apples of your cheeks to look lovely on this special occasion.
Eye game strong
Metallic eyeshadows are the perfect product for eye makeup on a day when you want to look festive and all dressed up. The shades in this palette - golds, plums and mauves - are all very usable and will go beautifully with that Karwa Chauth outfit you’ve picked out. The rich metallic colours will have all the ladies and hubby dearest shower a ton of compliments on you.
Being hungry and tired can show up on your face quicker than you can even imagine. Mascara, in this case, is quite a saviour. It gives the eyes a wide open and lively look. This one by Clinique will give your lashes a good amount of volume and curl. Swipe it on and watch it work its magic!