Category Archive for "Makeup Techniques"

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Does foundation with an SPF really protect your skin?

These days it’s hard to find a foundation product that doesn’t contain a Sun Protection Factor ( SPF) of at least 15 or higher. Even powder and mineral base foundations now contain SPF.   However, just because these products label sun…

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Homemade Tinted Moisturizer

Tinted moisturizers are great for the warmer weather months, as they not only give your skin a chance to breath, but create beautiful fresh dewy looking skin as well. Give your skin a bit of a break this summer and create…

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How To Make Your Own Under Eye Corrector

Do you have super dark circles that won’t disappear even after you apply concealer? If this is the case, then you need an under eye corrector! Learn how to make a quick and easy under eye corrector using the makeup…

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Self Tanning Tips and Tricks

Tips and Tricks to help you achieve the best results from your favorite self tanner! Preparing yourself for an even looking tan 1 .Exfoliate your skin. Remove dead skin cells before applying self tanner and ensure an even, blotch free tan….

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Best Eyeshadows for Green Hazel Eyes

Make your green or hazel eyes stand out by applying any of these gorgeous eyeshadow shades! Here is my list of best eyeshadows for green hazel eyes! Adding any of these colors to your eyeshadow collection will help you create…

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Best Eyeshadows for Brown Eyes

Almost any color eyeshadow will look amazing on brown eyes. However, there are a few eyeshadow shades that truly make brown eyes stand out! Here is my list of best eyeshadow colors for brown eyes! Adding any of these colors…

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Best Eye Shadows for Blue Eyes

Here are some basic eye shadow colors that will look great on people with blue eyes. These eye shadows can be worn on their own or can be blended into a dramatic eye look. Adding any of these colors to…

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2015 Spring-Summer Makeup Trends

Here are 5 gorgeous 2015 Spring-Summer makeup trends that everyone should try! Natural Beauty: This classic look is always best paired with groomed brows, healthy glowing skin and a touch of pink on the cheeks. For fresh looking skin, try…

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How to Contour with Powder

Contouring with powder is much easier and faster than contouring with foundation. Remember having a large high quality brushes to apply the contouring products is key in creating a natural look. Contouring with Powder in 6 easy Steps. 1, Choose…

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How to Contour with Foundation

Contouring, is a major weapon in any makeup artist tool kit. Recently it has become a very popular technique that women everywhere are trying to master. Why is contouring so popular? When done correctly it can “shed” pounds off the…

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How To Create Smokey Eyes

I cannot emphasize enough, that when you plan on creating a smokey eye look, you should always apply your eye shadow first before you apply the rest of your makeup. Often times when applying a smokey eye, the shadows can…

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Dior Metallic Eyes Look

The colored metallic eye is a super popular look that dominated the 2014 fall and winter runways. This look was especially popular in the Dior Runway show , so here is a small guide on how to recreate this fun…

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Cat Eyeliner Look

The Cat Liner look is a makeup classic that is fun, sexy and goes well with just about any makeup pairing! Here are some tips to help you create that perfect Cat Eye look! 1, Prep the Eye Area: Gently apply…

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Long Lasting Lipstick Technique

A bold lipstick look is the perfect accessory for a big event or a night out. So how do you get your lipstick to last all night long? You have to commit to the color! Here is a guide to…

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The Perfect Red Lipstick for Fair Skin Tones

How to choose the best red lipstick for your skin tone. Finding that perfect red lipstick can feel like a daunting task. There are always so many colors and shades to choose from. Finding that perfect red completely depends on…

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