Do you usually buy your makeup online or in a store?
This week, we’ve prepared a list of must-have makeup items for you in Chinese — so that next time you restock your supplies, you’ll know what to ask the shop assistant for, or what keywords to search for on Taobao. 💄
化妆 Huàzhuāng | Make-Up
Here are 7 names of the most popular makeup items and how to use them in a sentence — next time you want to talk about your beauty routine in Chinese:
to make up / to put on make-up
beauty products / make-up items / cosmetics
Yòng fěndǐyè dǎ dǐ.
powder / face powder
Yòng dìngzhuāngfěn dìngzhuāng.
03. EYEBROW PENCIL
an eyebrow pencil
Yòng méibǐ huà méimao.
eyeshadow / an eyeshadow palette
Yòng yǎnyǐngpán huà yǎnyǐng.
05. EYELINER PENCIL
an eyeliner (pencil)
Yòng yǎnxiànbǐ huà yǎnxiàn.
Apply an eyeliner. / Line (your) eyes.
Xuǎn yī zhī kǒuhóng tú zài nǐ de zuǐba shàng.
Choose a lipstick to apply (on your lips).
Tú shàng jiémáogāo.
We hope that this vocabulary list will be useful and helpful next time you are going shopping for new makeup items and products. To learn more useful Chinese vocabulary, check out one of our blog posts 8 Verbs to Describe Washing Hands
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