3 essential NC-INC must haves in your make-up bag.
Lets your skin breathe a sigh of relief. Mineral make-up is often associated with not being able to achieve a finish that’s as smooth as traditional, non-mineral based formulas – but there are a few options that refute this. They obviously havent tried our 3 NC-INC essentials!
KILLER MAKEUP MASTERSYour pumpkins are carved, your fake spider webs are spread around your house, but have you chosen a Halloween costume yet? We always wait until the very last minute to decide on our costume (we're human, after all) and that means sometimes we have to create looks using the makeup we already have in our cosmetics bag!Using the clean, cruelty-free makeup we know and love, doesn't mean we can't have a fun, on-trend costume makeup! Here are four amazing Halloween makeup looks created from real life lovers of NC-INC.We are loving all of the makeup looks being created! We spoke to We spoke to two makeup masters who have creating some scary looks!Jessi said “ Using the NC-INC finishing powder to set the liquide latex is the best flawless finish! It blends the makeup perfectly!”
Pro-wedding tips when using mineral makeup.
2020 will be the year where individuality will be embraced, especially when it comes to makeup and creating the best version of YOU! There are endless details involved in the ever-complicated wedding planning process and many decisions that have to be made for the big day. An easy one to check off the list is using mineral makeup for your bridal look. Memories fade, but pictures last forever! Be photo-ready with high quality makeup products. As a bride the last thing on your mind is the makeup! Your headspace is doing overtime on seating arrangements, florists or even the dress! Mosts brides leave this till last minute but ic ant stress how important the brides makeup can be! Its make or break for photos! Fair skin can be a beautiful feature, but with the wrong make up it can draw a lot of attention--
Why Should You Switch to Mineral Makeup?
With the beauty industry getting bigger and better as the years go on. Each year, there are plenty of innovative and creative beauty products that are being introduced to the cosmetics market. With the crazy demand for makeup it also seems to be rising in popularity for the products to be vegan, natural and to have a reputation as a healthier, greener, and more ethical alternative to traditional beauty products. WE ARE LOVING IT! You may begin to wonder: “Should I switch to mineral makeup?” To help you answer that question, below are some facts and reasons why you should switch to natural mineral makeup.
BEAUTY LESSON: CONTOURING
The phrase “how to contour” is searched over 30,000 times monthly. Heres a fun fact for you makeup lovers the concept of contour dates back to the 1500s when actors used chalk and soot to define their faces on stage. Luckily for us, times have changed and there are tons of contour products on the market now that are easier to use. Here's our step-by-step process on how to contour your face using our mineral bronzer. This is a common mistake, We see these girls on Youtube or Instagram contouring their face, try it on ourselves and actually we don't like the way our face looks...this is usually because we have contoured for their face shape not our own. When we contour we are creating the illusion of shadows, creating a shadow under our cheekbones it makes it appear slimmer and makes the cheekbones appear more prominent.
BEAUTY LESSON: HIGHLIGHTINGEven if you’re not a total beauty junkie, chances are you have heard of highlighting and contouring.The reason these techniques are so popular is because of the results they provide. Highlighting and contouring work together to sculpt and refine your face and enhance the features you love, making them a fun way to play around with different looks, even if it’s just for date night.
All About NC-INC
Who are NC-INC?
With so many makeup companies out there now it’s easy to feel a little lost. So to help you fully understand we thought we would write a blog all about who we are as a brand and what we stand for! NC-INC. are a new makeup brand who specialise in mineral makeup. Our makeup brand manufactures here in the UK and use only the most natural, organic, minerals which are safe not only on you but to the little friends we share this planet with. We wanted to create a brand which stands up for nothing but good!
Why is it important to wear SPF?
It Protects Your Skin from UV Rays: The depletion of the ozone layer has increased our risk of sun damage from harmful UV rays. Sunscreen blocks these rays, greatly reducing the likelihood of sunburn. Up to 80 percent of the sun’s rays can pass through clouds, so if you assume it’s OK to forgo protection on an overcast day, think again. Sunscreen is an important preventive health care habit that should be maintained all year, including the winter months. Snow can reflect up to 80 percent of ultraviolet (UV) rays, increasing your risk of exposure to sun damage.
How to reduce the appearance of pores.
After taking off your makeup or washing your face have you looked at your pores? You may notice they are small or more noticeable. While in the skin care isle you may have noticed toners that will shrink your pores, sadly that's not possible! However using the right products and methods you can reduce the appearance of them. In this blog I will be giving you a helpful tip to achieve smaller looking pores!
How to contour using NCinc’s Mineral bronzer
Where do I apply the product? How much do I use? Contouring your face can make some people weary, especially if it’s not done correctly it will not look very flattering! First time contouring can be difficult, especially if you don’t know how much product to use or where to place the product on your face. People contour for different reasons, some do it to make the facial features appear slimmer and some contour just to add warmth to their faces. If you want to attempt to contour for the first time but don't know where to start, just follow my easy guide and you will be an expert in no time! First things first the contour sits on top of your foundation!