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    19 Things You Need If You Love Makeup But Kinda Suck At Makeup

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    1. A handy eyeliner stamp so that you can get that perfect flick without trying too hard. This set comes with two dual-ended, waterproof pens that have a brush at one end and a stamp at the other (one for your left eye and one for your right).

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    It's also available in brown, if you're going for a more natural look.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $17.97. Available in three sizes and a combo pack of all three.

    2. A nude touch-up pencil that you can use to correct and conceal any mistake you make. Feathered lipstick? Gone! Imperfect brows? Not on your face!

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    It can also be used as a brightening eyeliner, if a dark waterline isn't your style.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $12.28+. Available in three shades.

    3. An easy-to-use eyelash curler that doesn't resemble a torture device. It has an open cage design that won’t pinch your outer lashes, so you'll get the perfect look without any lashes painfully coming off.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $12.35+. Available in black and pink.

    4. A set of flexible eyebrow stencils that'll help you achieve that perfect arch. This set comes with 25 different shapes, so you're bound to find one that fits your face.

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    They're reusable, so you can hold on to your favourites foreva eva.

    Get them on Amazon Canada for $9.99.

    5. A tube of revolutionary peel-off eyebrow tattoo gel that'll make filling in your brows a breeze. It’ll tint your brows for up to three days, so you won’t have to repeat the process every morning.

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    If you don’t have a super-steady hand, you may want to use a stencil (like the ones above) to guide you.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $9.96. Available in three colours.

    6. A pack of pointed cotton swabs that'll help you clean up any mistakes. These are great for fixing smeared lipstick and botched winged liner jobs.

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    Just add liquid concealer or makeup remover and you've got yourself a mini magic wand.

    Get a pack of 800 on Amazon Canada for $13.80.

    7. A pack of stick-on eyeshadow shields that'll save you from covering your face in fallout. Now you won't get stuck having to do your foundation, concealer, and bronzer for a second time.

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    These shields also offer the perfect line to follow for winged liner, if you need a little help in that department, too.

    Get a pack of 100 on Amazon Canada for $11.90. You can also get a 200 pack for $15.80.

    8. A 3-in-1 colour stick that you can use on your eyes, cheeks, and lips. You can apply and blend it out with your fingertips, so you won't need to dig through your drawers for a brush.


    It's hypoallergenic and gluten-, cruelty-, paraben-, artificial colour-, fragrance-, talc-, and phthalate-free.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $26.19. Also available in shades Terra Cotta and Berry Glow.

    9. A light-up makeup mirror that'll let you see your work illuminated and up close so that you can confirm your face is flawless before leaving the house.

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    It has four panels, each with a different level of magnification, and a touch-activated light dimmer. It can also be folded, so you can check out your face from all angles.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $28.99+. Available in three colours and two styles.

    10. A rainbow kabuki brush that'll put all your other face tools to shame and give you enviable cheekbones with almost no effort. Kardashian-esque contour, here you come.

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    The bristles are synthetic and vegan-friendly.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $9.99.

    11. A mascara guard and brush to get your lashes just right without product going everywhere. Simply place the guard over upper lash line to shield your shadow while you put on your mascara, then use the comb to rid your lashes of any unwanted clumps.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $22.49.

    12. A nude eyeshadow quad with everyday shades that you can wear during the day or on a night out. They have great colour payoff, so a little goes a long way.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $2.97.

    13. A pack of colourful makeup sponges that'll apply your foundation and concealer flawlessly and help you blend out any harsh lines. They’re bestsellers on Amazon, and have a ton of five-star ratings.

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    They work best when used damp, but remember to wring them out before getting down to business.

    Get a pack of five on Amazon Canada for $13.99.

    14. A brush-cleansing sponge that you can use while you work so you don't have to mess around with forty different tools. Just dab your brush onto it and then move onto your next shade, no soap or water required.

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    The sponge inside can be reused and washed, so you don't need to replace it when it gets dirty.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $9.99.

    15. A 3D fiber mascara duo that'll eliminate your need for false lashes. You'll get the same lengthy look with a lot less hassle.

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    It's cruelty-free, waterproof, and smudgeproof.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.99. Also available in brown.

    16. A translucent setting powder that'll give your makeup the perfect finish. It can be used to blur harsh lines and for baking (when you're ready to level-up your makeup skills).

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    It's dermatologically-tested and great for controlling oil.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $18.94.

    17. A microfibre hair wrap to wear while you do your makeup. It'll keep your foundation on your face and out of your hairline, because nobody wants to look like they're prematurely greying at their roots because of some poorly placed powder.

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    It secures into place with velcro, so you can adjust it to fit your noggin perfectly.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $12.59+. Available in three colours and two textures.

    18. A tinted lip balm that you don't have to focus too hard on applying thanks to its sheer pigmentation. It also tastes great, which definitely makes it a winner.

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    The formula includes grape seed oil and avocado butter, so it'll definitely help cure your dry lips, too.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $9.99+. Available in 10 colours.

    19. And finally, a bottle of oil-free setting spray to lock in that masterpiece you worked so hard to create.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $14.96.

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