Keeping the same look for years can get boring. Changing your appearance keeps things fresh and interesting. It’s a great way to destress and renew your mindset. You can also discover surprising things about yourself. But you don’t need an actual reason to get a makeover. Just treat yourself! Don’t know where to start? Here are four ways to revamp your look.
Switch up Your Wardrobe
Clothes make the man. It’s true! The way you dress affects how people judge you, but mostly, it influences how you look at yourself. If you don’t feel good about how you look, changing your wardrobe can help your regain your confidence and give you a fresh, new outlook.
Where do you begin? Don’t dive right in and shop for new clothes. First, you must find a style that suits you. Do your research and talk with your stylish friends. It’s important to familiarize yourself with the all the options you have. When you’ve chosen your ideal style, go shopping with a friend, whom you can trust to give you their honest opinion. Get out of your comfort zone and just have fun!
Don’t throw out your old clothes just yet. They may not fit your new look, but they may be just what other people want. Put your clothes into good use and earn some extra cash for your new wardrobe. Consider selling clothes online where you can find a huge marketplace and reach out to people who are interested in buying your preloved clothes.
Get a New Hairstyle
Short of plastic surgery, changing your hairstyle is the most permanent way you can change your look. A new hairstyle can make you look younger or older, change how the shape of your face looks, and give you a whole new vibe.
If you’re getting bored of your long, lustrous hair, why not try a short, refreshing hairstyle? Try something completely different, like a pixie cut or bob! Or cut your bangs and try a new hair color.
Think deeply on it, though. Visiting the salon can be expensive, especially if you’re planning a whole hair makeover. You don’t want to go home broke and dissatisfied. Do your research and talk with your hairdresser to find a new look that perfectly suits you.
Change Your Makeup
Never tried that wingtip eyeliner? This is the ideal time. If you’re one for light, subtle makeup, try the opposite and go for something more daring but still wearable everyday. Pair it with brown lipstick and bold brows for a fierce, glamorous look.
For something totally different, get inspired by international makeup trends, like the Korean makeup look. Try straight, light eyebrows; subtle, downturned eyeliner; and peach eyeshadow, lips, and blush for a fresh new look.
Change your makeup to get a quick makeover without making a semi-permanent (and costly!) change. Check out these look inspirations!
Try Different Accessories
Accessories add flavor to a simple outfit, making it trendier and striking. Not one for accessorizing? You should start now.
Accessorizing is both an art and science. There are rule for accessorizing that you need to follow to avoid looking gaudy, but you have to trust your artistic sense to find pieces that match and ultimately enhance your outfit.
Certain rules include wearing only three to four large accessories. Too many and you’ll look like a display rack. Unless you’re going for that specific look, you don’t need match the color of your clothes and accessories. Consult the color wheel to find colors that compliment each other.
Once you get the hang of it, accessorizing can be fun and exciting. It’s also a great way to unleash your creative and playful side.
Before You Go
With how busy most people are with work and other matters, they sometimes forget to take care of themselves. Remember to take breather and enjoy the simple things in life. Pamper yourself with a good makeover once in a while. You deserve it after working so hard!