To dream of makeup represents the appearance or impression we present to others. Putting on your best face forward. Trying your best to appear more honest, intelligent, qualified, or experienced. Preparations, getting your story straight, or wanting to make a good impression. Makeup may also reflect a wish to be more interesting to others.
Alternatively, may symbolize something you use to enhance your self-confidence.
To dream of applying indicates that you are trying to cover up or hide an aspect of yourself.
To dream of wearing too much may be a sign that you are trying to hard to impress others. Your attempts to make a good impression may seem obvious or like you’re not being yourself.