Graduation season is finally here! You’ve worked hard for this moment, and your graduation makeup for the big day should go hard too.
You may have spent countless hours of study, taken plenty of exams, and put in a lot of effort to get to graduation day. You’ll want to cherish it forever and remember it fondly when you look back years later.
The day should feel easy and effortless, but of course, there is a slight bit of pressure. You only get one chance to walk the stage, so there’s only one chance to get a photo of you accepting your diploma. You’ll also probably want to take tons of pictures with your family and friends in your cap and gowns too.
What if we said you can have the best of both worlds? Trying a simple but photo-friendly makeup look ahead of time can allow you to wake up the day of, do what you practiced, and go. You don’t have to try something super out of your comfort zone or new to you on the day of, but testing out some different makeup techniques can help you achieve a look you love and find flattering in photos.
So, grab your makeup brushes and scroll on to see some graduation makeup ideas. Feel free to pick a favorite, combine a few, and see what goes best with your graduation dress. Most importantly, don’t forget to do skin care!
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Since graduation is late spring or early summer, you may not have that sun-kissed glow yet. Try a warm bronzer under the cheeks and jaw. If you want a cohesive look, you can also use the same hue in the creases of your eyelids for more definition.