Sultry Makeup Tips & Trends

“I believe that all women are pretty without makeup but with the right makeup can be pretty powerful”- Bobbie Brown.

Summer makes us want to explore the sultry diva side, expressing our faces with seductive kohl-rimmed eyes, luscious lips and a bronze goddess glow. All that shimmer in the sunlight and in the moonlight of clear azure skies. Here are the notable trends and tips.

It's all about the skin, the glow, and what lies beneath it all.

From Kendall Jenner to Hailey Bieber the skin glow is being way amped up by all the means possible. Sun-kissed complexion with a healthy dose of good SPF covering that does not run away and is rich in nutrients. This blog explores some leading global brands, beauty brands, leading makeup artists,s and trends that are centerstage in 2023. We also explore some very affordable brands that we are showcasing on our website. These brands offer support in achieving some amazing looks for this summer of 2023.

For an incredible Dewy look

Most makeup artists like Carly Giglio suggests taking some facial oil pressed between the palms of your hand and pressed into your skin prior to foundations. Oils can act as a pre-primer stage and create a smooth surface for primer and makeup to be applied. Oil works well on some skin types and can be a challenge for those who are prone to oily skin,! Primers help any skin to prep for makeup and settle the skin. Here are some incredible primers that can help you create your everlasting glow.

The Humble Primer

The Essence hydrating face glow booster  - This glow booster comes in a small bottle that is packed with a power punch to boost your skin glow.  Free of Alcohol, it will not dry your skin out backed by the benefits of water, glycerin, and sodium Hyaluronate. Essence is free of cruelty and vegan. Not only do you do good on your skin but also for the environment. Benefits- Enriched with algae extract and hyaluronic acid. It nourishes the skin and is also perfect for use as a primer – the ideal preparation for flawless makeup. The essence hydrating face glow booster does exactly that - provided intense hydration for the face.


Free of all silicones! The PUTTY PRIMER with a soft focus effect and smoothing to the skiing. Create a smooth complexion and makes larger pores almost disappear. Additionally, it ensures longer-lasting make-up thanks to its matt finish. After applying the rosé texture, wait around five minutes and then continue with your make-up routine.


Guerlain L'Or Primer 30ml

Shop the look for luxury primed skin from the House of Guerlain

Guerlain l'Or is an embellishing make-up base sprinkled with pure 24-carat gold flakes. Like the most luxurious jewelry pieces, the precious flakes were crafted into ultra-sparkling and ultra-reflective particles, then dispersed in a hydrating smoothing gel. The results are skin is smooth, supple, and satiny, ready for perfect, enhanced, and long-lasting make-up. The Guerlain L’Or primer gives that angelic divine radiance that is beautiful and irresistible.


Guerlain Terracotta Joli Teint Foundation 30ml

The Terracotta Joli Tient from Guerlain is a luxury tient that brings the sun out in our skin and adds a sunkissed glow

In case you love the sun's glow and effect and yet hate the heat here is a  new beauty dream that has come true; a single formula that combines the perfection of foundation, the beautiful effect of a skincare product, and the sun-kissed radiance of Terracotta. Against fatigue that blurs the complexion, women now have TERRACOTTA JOLI TIENT. At the heart of winter or upon the arrival of spring, this beautiful small bottle reveals the skin's radiance! Use it as a base for your makeup or on its own, for effortless radiant skin that is Dewey yet has a healthy dose of bronze sun glow. It's all about the BASE - Foundation picks from Beauty Scentiments.

Guerlain L'Essentiel Fluid Foundation 035N - Beige

Guerlain L’essentual Fluid Foundation

A foundation made with 97% naturally-derived ingredients, The formula lets the skin breathe; hydrates, balances, and protects the skin from pollution. The complexion is more even; the appearance of imperfections is reduced. A unique and disruptive bottle by the designer Mathieu Lehanneur, inspired by the subtle art of balance. Explore your shade available in 30 shades. 

Essence Soft Touch Mousse Make-Up 

The Essence soft touch mousse.The make-up range with a super delicate mousse texture gives your face a smooth and natural-looking matt complexion while allowing your skin to breathe freely.

Essence Camouflage + Matt Concealer 20

The waterproof concealer mattifies the skin and reliably covers dark circles and shadows under the eyes thanks to its high coverage. Even tattoos can temporarily be concealed. Matt finish. covers instantly dark circles, blemishes & tattoos. apply more layers if needed. longlisting & waterproof. Powder finish and compact to complete the look with the Essence Banana Powder and the Essence Mattifying Compact Power:

Essence Brighten up Banana powder.

The Essence Mattifying Compact Power:

Its delicate, powdery texture spreads smoothly for a natural, matt complexion as if created by a professional make-up artist.
Suitable for all skin types. dermatologically tested.

Blush Streak is in!

Softness and clean tones with the super flirtatious blush, taking the cheek flush of your cream blush going from the center of the face to being swept upwards is a major trend that is sweeping from TikTok to the glamour runaways and Met Gala. Enriched with Jewel Powder, the Mineral Oligo-elements contained in the formula have an energizing effect on the skin. Ideal for even the most sensitive skin. Hypoallergenic.* From Deborah Milano Natural Blush - 15 Biscuit

Come hither eyes from simple classics to Hunger Games to the MET Gala -it's all about the eyes

Kaleidoscopic lashes, remember the Hunger Games look? It's back blending with the 1920s diva and a la Selena Gomez’s sensual siren eyes

Deborah Milano 5 In 1 Extraordinary Mascara

The dramatic 5-in-1 formulation of this amazing mascara volumizes, lengthens and curls lashes delivering unrivaled staying power and creating a dramatic high-definition effect. The tapered wand effect basically separates lashes and lifts while curling them, for lashes that need definition and are short, this 5-in-1 formula achieves that without drying the lashes and making them brittle.

Deborah Milano's many moods eye shadow palette- The many moods - corals to cool industrial hues to Mediterranean warm pallets. Use the eye shadows that work with you to create your dramatic eye look- the day look, sultry summer nights, or the dramatic siren eyes.

Essence Lash & Brow Gel Mascara

Ophthalmologically tested, this is our best friend to get the brow in place, curl and lift the lashes as well as look perfectly natural and innocent while doing this. The epitome of a natural look with the clear lash and brow gel,

Zendaya’s flirty lashes are all trends that we can pick up on. Lighter taupes and browns with hits of gold and silver setting the look with an eyeliner pen if the brush skill sets seem too much.
Wing it like Zendaya with the Essence Eyeliner Pen Extra Longlasting 01

The vegan and amazing ingredient eye definition pen with Aqua (Water), Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice Powder, Glycerin, Hydrogenated Castor Oil, and Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, turns your eyes into a divine and well-defined confident gaze like a Goddess. For long-lasting and pocket-friendly eyeliner, shop this link and browse here.

Essence Lash Princess Volume Mascara

The specially-shaped cobra-head wand covers each individual lash to create dramatic volume and a gorgeous, sweeping look. Create your own dramatic look and be the queen that commands attention. The lashes are treated with a product that is vegan and cruelty-free.

Fake lashes can be set to accentuate the come hither look. Cat eye trends and sharp cut eye trending at the Marc Jacob show, to Twiggy look of bundles of wispy individual lashes in black and in color like at the Prada 2023 show. Modern eye makeup twinning with retro bold eyeliners and colorful bold lashes is a must this summer.

Essence BYE BYE PANDA EYES! Smudge-Proof Volumizing And Defining Mascara


Panda eyes and monsoon grief with eyes no longer being the highlight, well you can kiss that grief goodbye. This monsoon flutter those Twiggy lashes with the Smudge-proof volumizing defining mascara from Essence and while you're at it feel good about being vegan and cruelty-free.

The Grunge meets royalty classic 1920s look

Gets a new interpretation with the deconstructed smokey eye makeup look by makeup artist, Peter Phillips.

Guerlain Mad Eyes Mascara 01 Black

Guerlain range of mascara helps you get the oh-so-grunge look. The best benefit of this product is that post use most users have reported thicker and fuller lashes naturally without make-up. The mascara has a unique formula backed with years of Guerlain that is resistant to tear and humidity.

An eye shadow palette, in deep and vibrant shades sure to turn every make-up look into something spectacular! Deborah Milano wants women to get out of their comfort zone and turn their eye makeup routine into an opportunity to take their beauty to the 

Essence Welcome To London Eyeshadow Palette


The look can also be completed with this very glitzy and glamorous eye shadow palette from Essence.

Luscious lips get to be from the Bold Red’s to mermaid dew wet lips to no minimalist make-up lips

Nudes with bold eyes matted, or just gloss mixed with some eye colors to create unique lip tones, lips are getting the mermaid mood going. Carving a bit of color - vivacious reds are holding the pout where it needs to be. The soft pinch-tinted lip oil from Rare Beauty summarizes the summer lip craze.

If you don't have this product, apply the lipstick very lightly to any neutral color and dab on gloss in the middle of the lips to create an illusion. The Hailey Bieber skin minimalist look matches the lips to accentuate their makeup barely with a pop of color.

Lips that stay Luscious & stay Long

Guerlain Rouge G de Guerlain No 3.5

Deborah Milano Milano Red Long Lasting

For more Peachy rosy and more natural pale lips shop the options here.

Deborah Milano 2In1 Lipstick & Lip Liner

Makeup artist Emilycheng got this look for the cheek and lip for Billie Elish’s Met Gala look.

Actor Yara Shahidi summarizes the summer looks.

To get the barely there rosy lip tints here are some excellent options to get the look from. Here are some irresistible options from Essence.

Essence Extreme Shine Volume Lipgloss 01 Crystal Clear

Essence JUICY BOMB Shiny Lipgloss Set

Guerlain Kiss Kiss Lipstick Love Beige 571

KissKiss LoveLove lipstick by Guerlain surprises us this spring, appearing in the form of a heart to lovingly shape lips, passionately enfold them, and beautifully hug the cupids bow. Lips immediately regain their fullness and softness thanks to a formula enriched with plumping hyaluronic acid spheres. The presence of mango butter ensures that they remain hydrated and comfortable, while Commiphora oil helps to beautifully smooth the lip surface.\

Applications that make magic happen

Essence Cute As Shell Set

The one-stop kit, with 9 brushes is perfect for the makeup routine for all your makeup needs. It has makeup brushes providing everything you need to apply and blend eyeshadow, blush, highlighter, bronzer, powder, foundation, and concealer, as well as shaping your eyebrow. Suitable for all users and perfect for beginners, easy to carry, easy to use, powerful, and easy to create a beautiful look that is effortlessly achieved with this perfect brush set.
The set comes contained with a holder to keep your brushes intact and safe.
Last but not least remember to keep Misting to keep it all intact
Remember the best part of summer is to keep it all intact and enjoy the warm summer days and nights, misting and use of primers make a big difference and follow this with a setting spray to keep it all together so that you can remember the summer of 2023 for more glorious reasons.


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