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What's One Life-Changing Beauty Tip Or Trick Your Mother Taught You?

Beauty is as beauty does.

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For many women, their mother is their first beauty icon.

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All hail the Queen Mother— Mama Tina Knowles.

You may have grown up watching her fix her hair and meticulously apply her makeup—and no doubt picked up a pearl of wisdom along the way.

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"Always do you eyes first, then the rest of your face."

She might have shared the magic of eyebrow arching at an early age.

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"Sit down, honey, let me show you how it's done."

Perhaps her tip of having a "signature look" always stood out to you.

"You really can't go wrong with red lips, my dear."
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"You really can't go wrong with red lips, my dear."

Or maybe she's not all that into makeup but ingrained certain beauty routines into your head just as a way of life.

"I apply just a little bit each evening."
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"I apply just a little bit each evening."

Whatever it was, we want to hear from you. What was one life-changing beauty tip or trick you learned from your mother?

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