Let’s play a little game. I’m going to list a few celebs, and you give me the first makeup look that pops into your mind when you think of them. Ready?
Now, let me guess. Your answers were:
I’m obviously not a mind reader, so how did I know? Because most celebs are known for a trademark look. Now, let’s dig a little deeper. What words do people normally use to describe Scarlett Johansson? Sexy, feminine, exotic. And how often do you see her not wearing red lipstick? Hmm, connection? I think so.
Here’s the point of my little spiel. Like these celebs just proved, your makeup look sends out a certain message about your personality. To find out what those message are, I talked to several makeup artists and appearance professionals, including Linda Mason, author of “Eye Candy,” a guide to 55 different makeup looks for every occasion.
Then, I put together a gallery of signature celebrity makeup looks to perfectly illustrate the secrets they gave me. Click through to see what your makeup look says about you. Spoiler alert: You’ll be shocked to learn what a cat eye really means.