Beauty standards aren't the same everywhere in the world, which is great because it shows us another perspective to beauty that we've never considered before! To show you guys just how fun, creative, and unique beauty can be, we rounded up five beauty trends from around the world. So go international with your makeup routine and give some of these trends a try, Candy Girls!
Japan: Under eye blush
This beauty trend from Japan requires one to apply blush just right underneath the eyes and at the highest point of the cheekbones. Considering that it originated in Harajuku, a.k.a. the land of cute and eccentric fashion, this blush application will surely give you that youthful doll-like look that's so popular there! Just remember to not overdo the blush, Candy Girls! A light application is key to achieve this naturally flushed look.
France: Messy smokey eye
In an interview with Vogue, French makeup artist Violette said that a messy smokey eye using a creamy shadows is something quintessentially French. This chic, no-fuss look is perfect for girls who would rather have a less complicated makeup routine, but still retain that dramatic look that emphasizes their eyes.
Middle East: Strong and defined eyeliner
For women in the Middle East, a strong and defined liner look is a staple. They love wearing thick eyeliner on their upper and lower lash lines to emphasize and define their peepers. If you're ready for a glamorous night out with your gal pals, then this should be your go-to look!
United Kingdom: Smokey Brows
Although the brows on fleek trend has been popular all over the world, this particular trend originated from the UK's very own supermodel Cara Delevingne. Smokey brows are the polar opposite of groomed brows. They are a little bit messy, brushed upwards, and surprisingly very chic. So, let your brows grow and groom them only when they get out of hand. This way you'll surely end up with a much more youthful and effortlessly natural look.
What other beauty trends do you enjoy playing with? Let’s talk beauty!