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12 Ways To Look Like You Woke Up Like This

We be all morning!

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1. Press a brightening serum onto your face at night before you moisturize.

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For the glowiest glow, aim for one that's paraben-free.

2. Use a matte primer.

Ain't nobody got time for shine! Look for a primer with chamomile or aloe vera to combat redness.
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Ain't nobody got time for shine! Look for a primer with chamomile or aloe vera to combat redness.

3. Apply concealer under the eyes, to the creases of your nose, and at the corner of your lips.

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These places are the most prone to gross morning redness. Combat that with a concealer with a yellow tint.

4. Swap your normal foundation for a CC cream.

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The ultra-lightweight texture and sheer, build-able coverage allows for the most natural of finishes.

5. Use a cream blush for a natural glow.

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Cream is more blendable and buildable, allowing for a more natural color. Blush like a baller.

6. Apply a mid-tone neutral for a nail that's perfectly balanced between "put-together" and "no-effort."

Technically, you went to sleep like this, so it counts! A steely granite fits the bill perfectly.
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Technically, you went to sleep like this, so it counts! A steely granite fits the bill perfectly.

7. Fill in your brows.

A dual-shade powder helps mirror natural variations in the brow color, for the most "my alarm *just* went off, I swear" look.
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A dual-shade powder helps mirror natural variations in the brow color, for the most "my alarm *just* went off, I swear" look.

8. Use a deep taupe shadow in your crease for a "naked but better" look.

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It's recreating a real shadow, but fake — aka better and more reliable. One with a little shimmer will help open your eyes.

9. Use a light brown shadow in place of a liner.

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Blend it into your lower lash line for subtle definition. What what!

10. Blend the heck out of your eyeshadow.

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Nothing screams "fake" like harsh lines. Aim for a shadow palette with multiple gradients for the most natural look.

11. Wiggle your brush slightly from side to side as you apply mascara.

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This helps fend off the dreaded, clumped "spider lashes." Go waterproof to avoid tell-tale creases later in the day.

12. Finish it off by applying a sheer lipstick with your fingertip.

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This will create a natural, stained effect. Look for a bright rose, which tends to blend well with most skin tones.