Perfect First Date Impression

Research shows that it only takes up to 8 seconds to make a first impression!
We are given only one shot to put our best face forward, so let’s make it perfect!

They say #firstimpressionsmatter and I personally think that it really do matter. Whenever I go to an event, I always see to it that I’m wearing the right outfit for the event and I’m wearing the most important accessory – SMILE. I have been religiously doing this ever since I attended my first ever event here in Manila. These simple notes to myself never failed me because I know it gave me a good impression from the people I met on those events. I know we all have those big moments in our lives but today I will be sharing how to get the perfect first date impression since I believe this is my field of expertise. hihi!

Getting the first date impression really is quick and simple! Do it the #RheaBue way! hihi!

1. Choose the right outfit!
Make sure that your outfit matches the weather, the place and the activity you’re going to have with your first date. It is also important to wear something comfy to assure that what you’re wearing won’t distract or bother you throughout your date. And lastly, wearing something light on your first date is really really important because light colors give a really positive vibe and aura to you and to your date.

2. Wear light makeup!
Showing your real beauty on your first date would be the best move. Men doesn’t really like seeing too much makeup on. They always prefer to see your real beauty. We all know how makeup can enhance our features but this can also mask whatever it is that needs to be seen and appreciated. Wearing makeup is ok but having less of it is BETTER because it shows the real you.

Looking for the third step? well the rest is up to you on how you want to win your date with a perfect first impression! Just remember the core 2 tips and you’re all set! I hope my 2 easy tips helped in a way and please do let me know your thoughts. Looking forward to hearing your successful first date stories! hihi!

Want to find out what first impression you make on others?
Take the Maybelline First Impressions Meter and find out. It is a fun, one-of-a-kind app that gives you 8 seconds to decide your first impression of other people, while they decide their first impression of you!


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    Kumiko Mae

    July 9, 2014

    Natural makeup is also super perfect for first dates para naman the first impression is au naturale πŸ˜€

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    Kim Mendoza

    July 9, 2014

    I love your shoes, Rhea! And you're pretty as always. πŸ™‚

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    July 9, 2014

    The more natural makeup you wear the more perfect the first impression will be on every date. And yes, choosing the right outfit should also be consider. πŸ™‚

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    July 9, 2014

    I do agree, natural makeup works on dates all the time!

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    July 10, 2014

    Nice tips. Great presentation of ideas as well with high res images. I like summer outfits! πŸ˜€

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    Sam Lanuza

    July 18, 2014

    your abs is to die for. hihihi

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