. Users are prompted to participate in a short Beauty Quiz early on to help create a personal profile, and recommendations are offered throughout the program based on the profile. My goal was to make Teresa look more like me, because it was fun to envision myself meeting a handsome guy for dinner in a flowing purple gown. Virtual Makeover retains much of the sassy flavor of Cosmopolitan's editorial voice an example from the Beauty Quiz: ''What Look Do You Like Best: Sleek Sophisticate or Daringly and Devastatingly Sexy? We are continually improving the quality of our text archives. While Virtual Makeover has the strength and reputation of Cosmopolitan magazine behind it, iStyle seems better suited for the novice cosmetics user. Certain styles suit different shaped faces so what's your face shape and which hairstyles would suit it.
Whichever personal makeover product you choose, you should keep in mind that what you see on your screen may not be the true color of the cosmetic products in real life. Makeup can be applied with a selection of on-screen brushes and pencils, but getting used to putting on eye liner with a computer mouse may take practice. Now you can see which shade of lipstick or professional hairdo brings out your particular beauty without having to visit a store or hair salon. We are very excited about our partnership with Sight Commerce. The program offers 300 cosmetic colors Cover Girl products are featured prominently and 200 accessories like hats and sunglasses to sample.
Find out with just a click. For women, pre-date prep usually entails trying on dozens of different kinds of makeup along with outfit after outfit. In one corner stands the challenger, iStyle Personal Makeover by Sierra Home, and in the other, the latest version of Broderbund's Cosmopolitan Virtual Makeover Deluxe. You can upload your photo or pick a model woman for free and apply any makeup or hairstyle you like to the image. Both programs have their strong points and support from established beauty-product companies. Factors like background lighting, the quality of the personal image you use and even the type and color calibration of your computer's monitor may affect the look. Some knowledgeable users submit public articles offering step-by-step guidance on or.
You can even email your crush a shot of your virtual makeover and ask what he or she thinks. Their interactive tools and tutorials make it easy to ready yourself for a date without spending hours in front of a mirror applying and re-applying various makeup products. Try different tops, skirts, dresses, pants and hats on our virtual model or upload your own image and try them on that! Once the user has selected an electronic face to play with, new hair and accessories can be added with a quick click. With a little online practice, you can get your real-life makeup right the first time and feel confident when picking out blush, foundation, eye shadow, lipstick, and other makeup or accessories. You picked Barbie or one of her three friends I always went with the brunette named Teresa and then got her ready for her date, wedding, party, or career by picking out her hairstyle, makeup, and accessories.
Although iStyle isn't stamped with a recognizable editorial name, as its competitor is, it is still a robust program that is packed with features. There is a Tips section that contemplates issues like ''Liquid Vs. You can do anything from whitening your teeth to applying eyeliner. Use our easy-to-use tool to determine your face shape and then show the styles that would suit you. The Web site also has details about various versions of the Virtual Makeover software offered at different prices. An interactive Beauty Consultant will give a survey to new users to help provide appropriate suggestions for colors and styles.
Then the user digitally tries on a variety of hairstyles, cosmetics and accessories in the search for a new look. The polls are a great way to feel out how people view your various looks. You can dye your hair anything from platinum blond to darkest brown or put in contacts ranging from hazel to purple. Using their advanced features, online customers can get a realistic idea of what a certain kind of makeup looks like when applied, allowing them to make an informed selection. Practice on some demonstration faces first if you wish We and our third party partners use technology such as cookies on our site. Cosmetics from companies including Revlon, Almay and Philosophy are represented in the program's makeup bag.
You can even try on long luscious curls or a cute pixie cut without visiting a hairdresser. Both programs let the user load a photograph of herself from a scanner or a digital camera or use one of the many models' photographs included. This is to give you a better experience, analyse how you and other visitors use this website and show you relevant, tailored advertisements. The interactive makeover game was so fun that even my brother thought it was cool. What style would suit your faceshape? In this virtual interface, daters can figure out what shades of eyeliner or brands of sunglasses look best. Their makeover technology brings even greater convenience and confidence to people purchasing makeup online.
Two competing beauty makeover programs are going head-to-perfectly-coifed-head in hopes of helping you avoid being a shut-in this season. Free to use no sign-up required. From foundation to lip gloss, beauty lovers will find a nearly endless number of cosmetic options. You might just pick up a great tip to fix up your hair just right before your next hot date. Try different make-up, spectacles and wigs on our virtual model. An attractive photo is the first step to getting more attention, more messages, and more date prospects on the web, so it pays to plan ahead and put your best look forward. You can pick a complete look courtesy of fashion icons like Lady Gaga, Julia Roberts, Jennifer Lawrence, and Angelina Jolie.
Advertisement iStyle also contains 24 short videos that show the user how to accomplish such feats as properly applying lipstick and blush, as well as maintaining one's eyebrows. You can read our using the link in the footer of this page. When you shop in-store for makeup, you can take out a try-me sample to see how a particular brand of makeup looks in terms of color, finish, and coverage. Each program will let you print out the resulting creations, and each provides Web-shopping links and detailed product information. Free to use no sign-up required.