Wearing makeup in broad daylight is a tricky game. The vast majority of us do it to cover imperfections and look prettier, more awake, and more presentable for work and life. But picking the wrong colors, formulas, and products to apply can do you a disservice—making you look harsh, tired, and out of place, instead of the opposite.
To help you look your absolute best on a daily basis, we spoke to celebrity makeup artist Kayleen McAdams, who regularly beautifies clients like Sofia Vergara, Rachel McAdams, and Leighton Meester, for her top five makeup rules when it comes to daytime beauty. Keep scrolling to find out what they are!