Makeup may seem a futile investment for those who grow up without it. But it is not really a matter of getting used to wearing it, or even liking it in the first place. If you only knew the benefits of makeup, you would have started using them a long time ago.
Makeup enhancements your natural beauty. Contrary to popular belief that makeup just makes your face look artificial by covering it up, then you are probably thinking of the old fashioned makeup. Before, makeup was thick and pasty, to cover up flaws. But nowdays, they are lighter, more natural and is made to match different skin tones. If you have big beautiful eyes, your makeup enhancements these.
It also corrects imperfections. Do you think your eyes would look better if it is bigger? Then you can add color till the outer edges of your eye. You can hide a pimple with a concealer. You can camouflage those dark under eyes with a lighter shade of foundation. Who says you need to bear all these.
It lets you change your look, from smoky-eyes, to Goth, to red lips, to sunkissed tanned look, to creatively colorful look, your makeup helps you achieve all of them.
It protects your face from natural elements like sun, wind, moisture, drying. One of the greatest benefits of makeup is that it has the protective elements like sunscreen, moisture, anti-aging and corrective skin color.
Lastly, makeup makes you look fresh and made up. If you put an effort to yourself, it shows that you value yourself enough not to let yourself look like you just got up from bed. If you want others to take you seriously, you have to love yourself first.