Step 4: Foundation

Tell everyone that there are many types and shades of foundation on the market but we’ve selected an easy to blend product to achieve a natural result.

Show how you test for colour suitability when buying a foundation by applying a little to the jaw line and checking it in natural light.

USEFUL TIPExplain that foundation can be applied with fingers, a special foundation brush or sponge. Suggest they apply a little foundation to their T-zone area and then dot around the face before gently blending outwards. Explain how this will help prevent them using too much and will ensure the final look is light and even.

For hygiene reasons, apply the foundation to your ladies using cotton buds. You may want to suggest that they put some on to the back of their hand to warm it before they actually apply it.

For hygiene reasons, apply the foundation to your ladies using cotton buds. You may want to suggest that they put some on to the back of their hand to warm it before they actually apply it as this will help it glide over the skin preventing dragging and pulling.