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1.Perfect your makeup in a magnifying mirror with LEDs that mimic natural daylight so you don't step outside and see unblended blush and splotchy foundation.
2.Map out where to put on concealer, foundation, and translucent powder for the best photo-ready makeup. 100+ Instagram likes, anyone?
14.Prime your lips with Too Faced's Lip Insurance primer, a vitamin E–infused formula that'll keep your lips hydrated, smooth, and keep your lip color or gloss from transferring, feathering, or fading.
15.Use a tweezer or eyebrow pencil to line up where your brows should start, arch, and end before filling them in for your best and most natural-looking forehead caterpillars ever.
16.Try Benefit's Browvo conditioning primer both at night and underneath your makeup to help your eyebrow powder, pencil, or pomade last longer AND to help your brows grow in fuller.
17.Layer eyelash primer (like this top-rated Lancôme one) under your mascara for long and clump-free lashes for days (it conditions to keep them healthier, too!).
18.If you get that mascara smudge under your eye without fail, try this handy trick to stop it once and for all.
19.Combat clumping and make reapplying mascara in the evening less of a mess with a set of eyelash combs.
20.Dot your eyeliner, then connect the dots to make doing a cat eye with liquid liner so much easier.
21.Or opt for a cat eyeliner stamp to get evenly matched wings in approximately five seconds.
22.And erase any errant eyeliner or mascara marks with a remover pen for the most precise strokes.
23.If your eyeliner isn't perfectly pigmented or turns splotchy, fill it in with a matching eye shadow for a bolder line.
24.Tightline your eyelashes (that is, use a pencil or brush to line the spaces between hairs) to avoid having that annoying space between your liner and your lashes.
25.Create a shadowy cat eye on monolids (that won't disappear into the crease); just move it up higher on your lid.
26.Catch eyeshadow fallout or guide a perfect eyeliner wing with a pack of adhesive shadow shields; they stick right to your face and remove easily.