From nailing the interview to working a power pout – we’ve got your office makeup covered.
Spring Queen’ Collar Button Down
Shirt, $19.90, from H&M. THEODORE
Blue Stripe Blazer Jacket, $419,
Code Red In The Boardroom
Business meetings call for a polished appearance, but that doesn’t mean you can’t work a red lip. Keep the rest of your face refined and understated while you play up that scarlet pout.
1 MAKE UP FOR EVER Artist Acrylip in 400, $42.
2 Dior Rouge Dior in 080 Red Smile, $49.
3 Kat Von D Studded Kiss Lipstick in Archangel, $32.
Floral Embroidery Stripe Button Down Shirt, $99.90, from
Marks & Spencer.
Ace The Interview
When interviewing for a job, keep makeup natural – you’ll want to look fresh-faced and professional. Stick to brown and taupe for the eyes, tinted lip gloss and a touch of blusher.
1 Nudestix Magnetic Matte Eye Color in Taupe, $37.
2 Guerlain Meteorites Happy Glow Blush, $84.
3 Marc Jacobs Beauty Le Marc Liquid Lip Crème in Yours To Try, $44.
4 NARS Blush in Bumpy Ride, $50.
Frill Sweater, $69.90, from H&M. Armor Rings, $160 each;
and Stacked Ring, $140, all from ALT the Collection.
Fridays mean you can experiment with different makeup looks. Don’t be afraid to break out the shimmer – lightly dust them on your eyelids so you can sparkle like the star you are on TGIF night.
1 Urban Decay Moondust Palette, $80.
2 Stila Magnificent Metals Glitter & Glow Liquid Eye Shadow in Diamond Dust.
3 Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Highlighter in Stunner, $48.
4 Yves Saint Laurent Beaute Le Compact Encre De Peau, $99.
Cocktails are a chance to let your hair down. Adopt the smokey eye, but use colours like plum and burgundy to make it look less severe. A subtle ombre lip makes for a great talking point when engaging in small talk.
Off Shoulder Navy Tie Knot Dress, $149, from WAREHOUSE. Choker, $139; and Spiraling Ring, $69, both from BCBGMAXAZRIA. Puffer Fish with Diamanté Ring, $546, from DAVE Fine Jewellery.
PHOTOS ALEXANDER OW / STYLING SHARON TAN, ASSISTED BY JESSICA KHOR / MAKEUP LARRY YEO, USING SEPHORA COLLECTION / HAIR RENO TAN/HAIRLOOM USING GOLDWELL / MODEL YIN YIN/ AVE MANAGEMENT.