People have been trying to accentuate their facial features since the dawn of time. Luckily, with modern technology and methods that have been passed down through the ages, modern people know a lot of tricks to help them accentuate their facial features. Here are five of them.

Decide What You Want to Accentuate

Rather than trying to accentuate every facial feature at once, you should choose just one. Whether you want to make your eyes pop, luscious lips, or you want to highlight your cheekbones, there are some great ways to do this. Often people pick their favorite feature and accentuate this, or you can make a decision based on your outfit, where you are going, or your mood.


The go-to for most people is their makeup bag. Here you will probably find a box of tricks that can accentuate any part of your face. If not, a quick trip to your local drug store will solve that issue and give you the tools you need to look fabulous. Once you have everything you need it is time to experiment. Working out what styles and colors suit you can be fun and there are plenty of make-up tips and tutorials online to help you perfect your look. Learning how to accentuate your facial features means learning the tricks of the makeup trade. For example, if you want to highlight your cheekbones, you should learn how to contour, shade and blend. For gorgeous eyes, learning how to use eyeliner properly is imperative and a steady hand also helps.


The right haircut can work wonders when it comes to accentuating your facial features. For example, if you want to highlight your eyes then wearing bangs will direct attention to that part of your face. Make sure you don’t wear your bangs too long though as this will hide rather than accentuate your eyes. To enhance your jawline or cheekbones a short hairstyle or a feather cut will look wonderful.

Beauty Treatments

A trip to your local beauty salon can help you accentuate your favorite facial features. To make your eyes look their best you should have your eyebrows waxed regularly. You can also get them tinted to make them look more dramatic and give more structure and definition to your face.

Lash extensions can be a fabulous way of making your eyes pop and it means that you can forgo the hassle of having to put mascara on in the mornings.

If you want to accentuate your skin, then this should be kept in good condition. A facial can help you to do this because it gets rid of dead skin cells, making you look revitalized and glowing. You should visit your salon regularly if you want to keep your skin looking its best because your face is at the mercy of the weather and the environment which means that it takes work to keep looking fresh and dewy.

Cosmetic Treatments

Most Hollywood celebrities have had a little work done to accentuate their facial features and it does make a huge difference. Look at these before and after chin implant examples to see how big a difference it can make to your face. There are different types of cosmetic treatment you can opt for depending on which part of your face you want to accentuate or change.

Accentuating different facial features can make an enormous difference to your appearance as well as give you the confidence to go out and take on the world. Use these five tips to help you make the most of your beautiful face.