Now that you have everything you need and you've selected the right colors for your skin, it's time to get started. The first step in applying makeup is always the foundation. You always want to start with a good base. Using either a brush or sponge applicator, apply a small amount of liquid foundation to your forehead, nose, cheeks, and chin. Then begin spreading the foundation out across your whole face, blending well into the hairline.

Here is a tutorial that shows you step-by-step how to apply liquid foundation.