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Sandbag Technique (Sandbagging)

Sandbag Technique What does the Sandbag Technique do? When you work super-hard on your makeup, the last thing you want is it to smear an hour later. No thanks!  It will keep your makeup from smudging and creasing, though it does have a bit of an unfortunate name. It’s called sandbagging – or the Sandbag Technique. It stops […]

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Lazy Girl’s Guide To Amazing Skin

Achieve Amazing Skin   The Lazy Girl’s Guide To Amazing Skin Everyone wants gorgeous, glowy, perfect skin. Sure, you can spend hours upon hours on a complicated routine that requires multiple steps and products to achieve said flawless look — but who has the time, money, or patience for all that? We certainly don’t. Top […]

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Makeup Mistakes to Avoid

Tips for a Flawless Face I know there’s probably been a time in your life when you’ve looked back over your Facebook photos and cringed at the sight of your own face. I think we are all guilty of this. What with going out in turbo-tan foundation/face full of makeup/blush that took over my whole cheek? […]

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Makeup Tricks

Makeup Tricks – Before and After Most makeup tutorials come with little nuggets of advice. Want eyes that appear bigger?  Line your waterline with a nude eyeliner!  Is the difference between normal eyes and gorgeous doe-like eyes really as simple as a few swipes? We gathered up a bunch of those little makeup tricks to […]

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Makeup Trends for 2016

New Makeup Trends To Look Forward To Yearly makeup trends can be pretty hit-or-miss.  I was a fan of most of the trends we saw in 2015, and would be totally okay with them carrying over into 2016. While the jury’s still out on whether some trends like contouring and grunge-y eyeliner will stick around, […]

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Makeup Through The Ages

The Amazing Walk Through the History of Makeup The history of cosmetics spans at least 6000 years and is present in almost every society on earth. Some maintain that cosmetic body art was the earliest form of ritual in human culture, dating over 100,000 years ago from the African Middle Stone Age. Ancient Greece Minimum […]

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Perfection isn’t Real

The Power of Makeup Makeup -it’s fun and it makes us feel good. At the same time, there’s a culture of makeup-shaming that exists on and offline One challenge many face today, is that as a society, we’re so used to seeing false images of perfection, and comparing ourselves to unrealistic beauty standards that It […]

Dangerous New Beauty Trend

What Big Eyes You Have Dangerous New Beauty Trend May Leave You Blind. A controversial new fashion trend may be blinding… literally – as Japanese Anime. Popular Japanese Anime has resulted in lots of fans and cosplay players alike wearing their own “Anime Style Eyes”. Circle contact lenses or cosmetic contact lenses that come in […]

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Life-Changing Makeup Tips

Choose Your Makeup Brushes Wisely It’s all about the brushes you use. You can make cheap eyeshadow look amazing with a good brush, or you can make expensive makeup look like awful with a bad brush. And cost doesn’t mean quality. Do your research. Get good brushes people! http://featherstroke.com/makeup-brush-sets-featherstroke/   57 Life-Changing Makeup Tips Every […]