makeup tips


makeup tip: winged liner

June 10, 2014

Not many of us can pull off the perfect winged liner like a pro (Lauren Conrad), but we can sure try.  Since winged liner can be one of the hardest looks to achieve, we have broken it out by steps to help you pull off this look.

makeup tip: winged liner

Step 1: Before applying your liner directly to your eye, you’ll want to start off by putting a little dot where your want your wing to end. Then you will draw a line from the outer corner of your eye, to the little dot.

Step 2: Once you have your line, you can than add your eyeliner to the top of your lid, connecting that line with the end of the little dot.

Step 3: Fill in the rest of the wing, and your done!  The perfect winged liner in 3 easy steps.

It is important to use a liner that will glide easily onto your skin, with out pulling or tugging at your eye.  Two great eyeliners to achieve this tricky look are Laura Mercier’s Caviar Eyeliner and Longwear Creame Eye Pencil.

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makeup tip: bright eyes

June 2, 2014

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By using the eyeliner on your waterline (the inner rim of your lower lashline) it will create the illusion of a bigger eye.

 

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don’t fry day

May 23, 2014

don't fry day

The National Council of Skin Care Prevention declared today, the Friday before Memorial Day, “Don’t Fry Day”  to encourage sun safety awareness. Follow these tips to help reduce your chance of skin cancer and visit their website for more information.

  • Do Not Burn or Tan
  • Seek Shade
  • Wear Sun-Protective Clothing
  • Generously Apply Sunscreen
  • Use Extra Caution Near Water, Snow, and Sand
  • Get Vitamin D Safely

 

 

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makeup tip: staying put

May 13, 2014

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makeup tip: applying eyeshadow

March 25, 2014

eyeshadow tip

Instead of applying eye shadow right from its container, tap or smear it on your hand first. This ensures better blending and building of color.

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