How To Apply Makeup Videos for Indian Skin

Applying Natural Makeup

Applying makeup doesn’t have to be difficult. Here, we will show some how to apply makeup videos for Indian Skin.  These videos are beginner friendly and very easy to follow. It is also one of the many beginner Indian makeup videos that are featured on this site. It covers everything you need to know such as the basics of how to apply natural makeup for Indian skin. It includes how to achieve a flawless base, applying lip products and eye makeup. In these makeup videos,  Shruti Arjun Anand and other makeup youtubers show a step by step process on how to flawlessly apply good makeup.

Valentines Day Special: How to apply makeup on Indian skin

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How to Apply Face Makeup


Want a how to apply makeup video tutorial to apply makeup perfectly? Shruti Arjun Anand gives a full face tutorial on how to get a natural looking makeup which can be worn everyday or for a special occasion like Valentine’s Day.


List of Products

  • Face Primer: Mac Prep+ Prime
  • Concealer : Mac Pro Long wear in  NC 35
  • Foundation : Chambor Liquid foundation in No 304
  • Powder : Mac MSF in Natural Medium Dark
  • Blush : Revlon Pink Velvet
  • Highlighters : Estee Lauder Illuminating Gelee with Makeup Geek contour Brush
  • EyeShadow Base : MAC Paint Pot
  • EyeShadow : Coco Bear From Makeup Geek With SigmaBeauty E55 Brush
  • Gel Liner : Eye Studio Lasting Drama Gel Eyeliner – Maybelline
  • Mascara : The Colossal Volume Express from Maybelline
  • Lip Liner : Mac Spice
  • Lipstick : Mac Mocha

How to Apply Makeup Videos

These tutorials break down, step by step how to apply makeup in videos. It is very easy to follow even if you are a beginner in makeup. These videos also give suggestions of the best products to use in order to get the best results.

Top 10 Primers in India: Applying Makeup Tips

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Applying Makeup Tips

Priming your face cannot be over emphasized. Not only does it allow your makeup to last longer, it also acts as a barrier between your makeup and your skin. This helps to prevent your pores from clogging. In addition, it gives your face a smooth base to work with and helps to disguise flaws like redness, enlarged pores and wrinkles. For oily skin, a mattifying primer will help to keep your oils at bay. SJLovesjewelerry has amazing applying makeup tips for you

In this video, Sjlovesjewelry gives top ten primers that you can use before your foundation. She also gives tips on how to apply them. Just take the amount of primer you need and massage it into your skin concentrating on your problem areas. You can also use a beauty blender. Problem areas can be places where you have enlarged pores or flaws.

List of Products

    • Miss Claire primer
    • Aloe Vera Gel
    • MUA Undress Your Skin Flawless primer
    • Nivea After Shave Balm
    • Inglot under makeup base
    • Loreal base Magique Primer
    • Catrice primer
    • Colorbar primer
    • Makeup Revolution Ultra Prime and anti shine balm

Sivanna Primer


How to Apply Face Makeup
How to Apply Face Makeup

In this video, Niveda108 shows how to conceal and color correct dark under eye circles and dark spots. It is very common for Indian skin tones to have dark spots but with the help of these two steps, they can be covered. It will help to make your makeup look natural and flawless .Color correcting under your foundation can really help to even out your skin tone and balance out any discolorations.

Firstly, moisturize and nourish your under eyes using your preferred under eye moisturizer. Here, Niveda108 uses Castor oil which is a natural oil and it is very easy to find. Cakey, dry and creasing under eye concealing is mainly caused by dry skin due to the face that the under eye is not properly moisturized. This is a great video on how to apply makeup.



List of Products

  • DIY Facial Oil
  • NYX Microbrow in the shade Ash Brown
  • Castor Oil for undereyes
  • Lorac Porefection
  • NYX Above and Beyond Full Coverage Concealer in the shade Orange
  • Tarte Maracuja Creaseless Concealer
  • Too Faced Born This Way in the shade Honey
  • NYX HD Finishing Powder in the shade Banana
  • E.L.F. Bronzer
  • NYX Taupe lip pencil
  • ELF Golden Bronzer
  • The Body Shop blush in the shade Truffle
  • Tarte Lights Camera Lashes




How to Get Flawless Base Makeup- Foundation Routine

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How to Apply Makeup Videos – Natural Makeup

The gorgeous Kaushal Beauty shows how to achieve a flawless foundation. Foundation is usually the base of your makeup. You can get away with wearing only foundation if you have minimal blemishes or if you color correct and conceal properly. A full coverage foundation can also help to reduce the amount of concealer you need. This is another great tutorial on how to apply face makeup.

Foundations come in different shades and if you want the best results, you need to get your correct shade. To apply a flawless foundation, take a pump or two and use a wet beauty blender or a foundation bush to stipple the product into your skin.

List of Products

    • Original Beauty Blender
    • Liz Earle Gentle Face Exfoliator
    • Liz Earle Cleanse & Polish
    • Nivea Aftershave Balm
    • Bare Minerals Stroke of Light Concealer
    • Liz Earle Light Moisturizer  for Combination to Oily Skin
    • Laura Mercier Secret Brightening Powder
    • Laura Mercier Translucent Setting Powder
    • Liz Earle Instant Skin Tonic Spritz
    • Maybelline Eraser Eye Concealer in the shade Light
    • Giorgio Armani Maestro Foundation in the shade 6.5
    • Kenvyn Aucoin Sensual Skin Enhancer
Applying Makeup Videos
Applying Makeup Videos – Foundation Contour and Highlight Routine

Highlighting and contouring are two very interesting makeup tricks you can use to enhance your face structure. It also gives the illusion of being under the most flattering lights due to the light and dark shades used. It helps to add drama to your makeup.

Even if you’re going for an everyday look, it is a fun subtle trick to add to your makeup as it makes a world of difference. Kim Kardashian is a big fan of highlighting and contouring!

Kaushal Beauty is here again to show you how to highlight and contour in order to bring back dimension that has been lost in the process of applying foundation.


List of Products

  • Real Techniques Expert Face Brush
  • Zoeva 142 Concealer Buffer Brush
  • Illamasqua Cream Pigment in the shade ‘Emerge’
  • EX-1 Foundations in the shades F200 and  F500
  • Real Techniques Angled Brush
  • Zoeva 105 Luxe Highlight Brush
  • Motives Foundation Brush
  • Kevyn Aucoin Celestial Powder
  • Bahama Mama by theBalm Cosmetics
  • Maxfactor Blush in the shade 05 Lovely Pink
  • Charlotte Tilbury Sculpt Brush
  • Charlotte Tilbury Magic Cream
  • Mazfactor Colour Corrector in the shade Green
  • Sephora Smoothing & Brightening Concealer in the shade 02
  • Ben Nye ‘Banana’ Powder
  • Rimmel Stay Matte Powder in the shade Warm Biege
  • MAC Fix+



Baking Method of Applying Makeup

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How to Apply Makeup – Baking Method

Baking your makeup is the best way to keep your makeup from creasing and becoming oily. It also allows your makeup last for a very long time.

With this makeup video,Danica Theobald teaches how to bake your face. After applying concealer, pat on translucent powder on the highlighted parts of your face. Leave for about ten minutes to bake and dust off.


List of Products

  • MAC Fix+ Spray
  • MAC Prolongwear Concealer in the shade NC42
  • MAC #159 Duo Fibre Brush
  • Wedge Sponge
  • MAC Studio Fix Powder Foundation NC40
  • REAL TECHNIQUES Contour Brush
  • LAURA MERCIER Translucent Loose Setting Powder
  • MAC #224 Tapered Blending Brush


Blushes for Tan Skin – Applying Makeup Videos

How To Apply Makeup Tutorial – Blushes

Although this step can be skipped, blush is a very good way to add color to the skin. A good blush can help you get a healthy glow and rosy  cheeks. You can use a powder blush or a cream blush depending on the type of look you are going for. In this video, MrJovitaGeorge shows a variety of blushes that will look amazing on Indian skin.

List of Products

  • Bourjois Blush in 74 rose amber
  • Dior Blush in Coral Cruise
  • Bourjois Blush in 22 Tomatte D’or
  • Sacha Blush in Next to natural
  • Iman Blush in Sunlit Copper
  • Nars blush in seduction
  • Sacha blush in burnt orange
  • Makeup forever sculpting blush in 28
  • Fashion Fair in Divine Pink


My Eyebrow Routine – How To Apply Makeup Videos

How to Apply Natural Makeup - Eyebrow Routine
How to Apply Natural Makeup – Eyebrow Routine


Eyebrows are very important to the overall look of your makeup. Badly drawn eyebrows can totally destroy a look. Your eyebrow filler should not only match the color of your hair but the shape of your eyebrow should also suit the shape of your face. In addition, a concealer should be used in order to get a clean and sharp look. Debrasee Banerjee in this video, gives a makeup tutorial on how to achieve natural looking eyebrows.

List of Products

  • Maybelline the Nudes Palette
  • Angled Brush
  • Anastasia Dip Brow Pomade
  • Mistine 3D Eyebrow Pencil
  • Benefit Gimme Brow in Medium Brown


Fall Autumn Halo Eyes

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Apply Makeup – Fall Autumn Halo Eyes

This tends to be the most complicated part of makeup but eye shadow can transform any look from day to night. Kashual Beauty gives a simple fall inspired eye shadow tutorial. This look can also be worn as an everyday look or for a special event. Just remember to work around the type of eye shape you have for best results.

List of Products

  • Iconic London Cream Contour Palette – Light
  • Kat Von D Lock It Setting Powder
  • Urban Decay Beach Bronzer – Bronzed
  • Kevyn Aucoin Sculpt Powder
  • Giorgio Armani Prima Glow Moisturizing Balm
  • Smashbox Photo Finish Primer
  • Tatcha Luminous Dewy Skin Mist
  • MAC Fix+
  • Tatcha Camelia Lip Balm
  • Urban Decay All Nighter Foundation 6.0
  • Maybelline Eraser Eye Concealer – Light
  • Urban Decay Perversion Eyeliner
  • MUA Luxe Glow Beam Highlighting Powder
  • Becca Highlighterin the shade Opal
  • NARS Blush in the shade Desire
  • ABH Dipbrow – Dark Brown
  • Benefit Gimme Brow #1
  • Too Faced Melted Matte – Cool Girl
  • Lilly Lashes – Opulence
  • Artist Of Makeup Extreme Liner Pen
  • Benefit Air Patrol
  • Ciate x Chloe Morello Pretty Fun & Fearless Palette
  • L’Oreal Paris False Lash Sculpt Mascara
  • Urban Decay 24/7 Glide On Lip Pencil in the shade Nighthawk
  • Urban Decay All Nighter Setting Spray


Dramatic Cat Eye Makeup Tutorial Inspired by Deepika Padukone


Eyeliner can help bring a dramatic look to your eyes. It also helps to draw attention to your eyes and can be worn alone without eyes hadow. Kaushal Beauty shows how to do a dramatic cat eye inspired by actress Deepika Padukone. Eyeliner can be worn for any event and at any time of the day.


List of Products
Pixi Makeup Fixing Mist

ABH Waterproof Creme Color  Black

Benefit Hoola Bronzer

Kevyn Aucoin Celestial Powder

Physicians Formula Happy Boostin

Too Faced Shadow Insurance in Lemon Drop

Urban Decay Naked Basics 2 Palette Blush in Pink

Rimmel Nude Eyeliner

Maybelline Falsies Push Up Drama Mascara

Best Damn Beauty Lip Mask

Naked Skin Concealer in the shade Light Neutral

Laura Mercier Cream Contour Kit

Velour Lashes – Whispie Me Away

Laura Mercier Transparent Setting Powder

NYX Soft Matte Lip Creme – Abu Dhabi and London

Maybelline Master Ink Matte  Black

Maybelline Matte & Poreless – 220


Top 10 Lipsticks for Indian Skin Tone

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Top 10 Lipsticks for Indian Skin Tone – How to Apply Makeup

Lipstick is the best part of makeup to experiment with. From satin, matte, glossy and liquid lipstick finishes with the variety of shades available, ranging from nudes to pink to reds to purples, the possibility is endless. You can go for a nude lip color during the daytime but remember to line your lips with a dark liner. In this tutorial, Nykaa gives a list of top 10 lipsticks you can use.


List of Products
Maybelline Color Sensational Lipstick – Crazy for Coffee

Revlon Ultra HD Matte Lip Color – Seduction

Revlon Colorbust Matte Lip Balm in the shade Shameless and Sultry

Colorbar Kiss Proof Stain – Haute Latte

Bharat and Dorris Liquid Lipstick in the shade M08

Nyx Full Throttle Lipstick in the shade Jolt

MUA Luxe Velvet lip lacquer in the shade Criminal

L.A Girl Matte Flat Velvet Lipstick in the shade Spicy

Faces Ultime Pro Creme Lip Crayon – Mochalicious

Lakme Absolute Sculpt Matte Lipstick in the shade Red Envy


Highlighters for Asian, Desi, Indian, NC42, NC44, NC45, Dark Skin Tones

Applying Makeup Videos - Highlighters for Indian Skin
Applying Makeup Videos – Highlighters for Indian Skin

Highlighting helps to give a glow to the skin. A cream highlight is very good if you want a dewy finish. Layering highlighters for a brighter effect especially during the nighttime is allowed. MissBeautyAdickt shows the best highlighters  for Indian skin.


Products Mentioned:
Kevyn Aucoin Celestial Powder Candlelight

Mary-Lou Manizer AKA The Luminzer

NARS highlighter in the shade Albatross

VIVO Baked Bronze in the shade Healthy Glow

Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick in the shade Beige

MAC Mineralize Skinfinish in the shade Soft & Gentle

Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed in the shade Opal

Dior Amber Diamond

Physicians Formula Mineral Glow Pearls in the shade Bronze Pearl

Sleek Contour Kit in the shade Medium

MAC Pigment in the shade Vanilla


Bronzers for Medium-Dark, Indian, Asian, Desi, NC42-NC45 Skin Tones

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Applying Makeup Tips for Medium Dark Indian Skin Tones

Bronzers help to give a sun-kissed, tanned glow to the skin. Simply apply and blend over your contour in order to properly set it and give a more structured look. Here is a list of bronzers compiled by MissBeautyAdickt that you can start with.

Products Mentioned:

  • Chanel Bronze Universel
  • Pixi Beauty Bronzer in the shade Summertime
  • KIKO Rock Attraction Bronzer in the shade Loud Tan
  • KIKO Bronzer in the shade Sienna Melange
  • NARS Bronzer in the shade Laguna
  • Benefit Hoola
  • LORAC Tantalizer Matte Bronze
  • Physicians Formula Airbrushing Bronzing Veil Bronze Booster in the shade Medium-Dark
  • NARS Bronzer in the shade Casino
  • MAC Matte Bronze
  • Sonia Kashuk Cream Bronzer  in the shade 42 Rich Bronze
  • Bobbi Brown Bronzer in the shade Deep
  • MAC Mineralize Skinfinish in the shade Sun Power


Finally, remember to use a finishing spray so that your makeup gels together and last all day.

Now that you have watched these tutorials, you will definitely have a good idea on how to apply face makeup. We took our time to collate these tutorials on how to apply makeup videos just for you. Remember that practice makes perfect. You are definitely on your way to becoming an expert. Don’t forget to watch more of our Makeup Videos.