10 Makeup Tips for African-American Skin

  

4. Avoid Heavy Metal After 40

Shimmery gold, silver and glitter are a fun way to add some shine and pizzazz to your makeup look. But once your skin begins losing some of its youthful elasticity, those shimmery eye shadow shades have a tendency to settle into your eyes creases, magnifying the look of any fine lines, wrinkles and crow’s feet. Once you’ve celebrated your 40th, make the switch to vibrant, bold, or smoky matt colors instead.