Navaratri 2017 begins today! Navratri is one of India’s most celebrated festivals and everyone loves to dress up and enjoy the 9-days long festive spirit. If you thought that decking up for the festive season is impossible with you 9-5 job, you are wrong! You can totally look Navratri-ready by nailing an easy makeup look which is simple yet stunning for your workplace. We share with you a makeup tutorial for working women, for those who wish to look dazzling this Navratri even when heading to the workplace without an over-the-top festive makeup. Follow the steps give below to nail the simple 9 to 5 festive makeup look for Navratri 2017. (ALSO READ Navratri 2017 Hairstyles: 5 Quick and Gorgeous Hairstyles for Your Garba and Dandiya Nights!). Also Read - Covid Impact: In This UP Temple, Goddess Durga Wears a Face Mask & Priests Offer Masks as ‘Prasad’

Start with a clean face and use some primer all over your face so that your makeup is long lasting. Follow it up by applying a foundation that matches your skin tone all over your face. Apply it and blend it in using a makeup brush. Once You are done applying the foundation, apply some concealer under your eyes and over any spots and blemishes that you would like to conceal. Blend again to get a flawless base makeup. Also Read - Amid Rising COVID Cases, Uttarakhand CM Shortens Night Curfew Timing, Cites Festival Celebrations

Apply some translucent powder on the high points of the face to set the makeup. Use a contour kit to add shadows to your face around the cheek bones, inner corners of your eyes, on the bridge of the nose, near the hairline, jawline and also on the decolletage. Also Read - Holi 2021 Hair Care and Skin Care: Best Tips to Cure Damage From Colours

Use an earthy toned blush and apply it on the apples of your cheeks to add a pop of color. Also, to get a luminous skin, use some highlighter on the tip of your nose, on the dip of the nose and on your cheek bones.

Now for the eye makeup, use a bronze eye shadow and use i on the middle of your lids and blend it well. Follow it up with a darker brown shade and blend it into the crease. Since this makeup focuses on the eyes, use a gel eyeliner pencil on your upper lash line and wing it out. Use a black eye shadow and apply it over the gel liner. Blend it with the brush. Follow the same process on the lower lash line. Apply a dash of mascara.

To get a bold brow, fill in your brows using a brown eyebrow pencil and using a spoolie brush smudge it to get rid of the harsh lines.

Use a pink lip color to get the perfect pout. Follow it up with a bindi, you can also add the beauty spots if you want to and you are ready to rock this traditional look at your workplace.


Watch the above video to follow the step-by-step guide of this simple Navratri makeup look. Look festive-ready on all nine days!