The gloss of the all-natural sweat or "glow" has slide off in favor for not necessairily cakey, heavy dry makeup of the Ninties.
But thanks to advanced gel and serum technology, there is a dewy, not gloppy, patted texture to Spring/Summer's makeup.
Bright cheeky cheeks are subdued into contoured blush and cheeks that highlight sculputral shape of the cheekbones.
However, forget the heavy powdered bronzer that you can ski through. Opt instead for the latest in opaque but light gel but matte bronzers or foundation that is one shade deeper than your skin tone.
Add up all the key points and what you'll have is a light but sweat-free face.
It's matte without the heavy powder or foundation.
The focus is on the cheeks where champagne highlights and flesh-toned blush and bronzer build the cheekbones.
The lips aren't so shiny or bright but soft and creamy in soft rose or peach.
It's ladylike makeup without choking on heavy powder or greasy, cakey foundation.
Prim and proper makeup with high technology molecules, makeup for the new decade.