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15 Game-Changing Beauty Charts If You Suck At Makeup

Makeup your ~mind~.

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1. Layer skin care products in the right order for the perfect canvas.

Overly dry or hydrated skin can drastically affect your makeup application. Dry skin can cause flaking and creasing once you apply powder. Hyper-hydrated skin can prevent foundation and concealer from *sticking*.


2. To find your true foundation match, test it on your neck.

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Since your arm gets more exposure to the elements (which includes sunlight), your inner arm color can be drastically different from that of your face. Get more makeup tips here.


9. Get acquainted with the different areas of your eye when it comes to ~makeup~. / Via

Here are the terms you need to know:

1. Inner corner

2. Mid lid

3. Outer corner or outer V

4. Crease

5. Lower brow bone

6. Brow bone or highlight area

7. Waterline

8. Lower lash line

9. Inner corner of lower lash line


12. When you’re shaping your eyebrows, remember these three angles.

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Your brow should start in line with the end of your nose, arch about two-thirds of the way through the brow, and end in line with the outermost portion of your eye.

14. Use lip liner to play up your lips' best *features*.

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Want your mouth to look a little wider? Apply lip liner slightly outside the corners of your lip line. And always remember to hydrate lips before using product for the smoothest application ever.