14 Things Your Makeup Artist Wants You To Know

    Lip plumpers are not worth the money.

    There is just something about getting your makeup done by a professional – it looks so much better than what you could ever do.

    And because we really want to know how to have it look flawless, we asked a few makeup artists to share their secrets with us. And they did.

    1. There is no right order when it comes to applying makeup.

    2. When buying foundation you should always check the shade on your face.

    3. Some makeup products are just gimmicks and you really don't need them.

    4. You can afford to skimp on quite a few beauty products.

    5. Try not to skimp when it comes to base products.

    6. There are a few things you can do to help your makeup stay on for the whole day.

    7. There are a few different ways to master the perfect winged eyeliner.

    8. Even if you don't have much time to do your makeup, always make sure you moisturise.

    9. Setting spray is not actually that important.

    10. Beautyblenders are a must-have.

    11. Less is more when it comes to covering spots.

    12. People with hooded eyes should always use eye primer.

    13. The SPF in makeup does not give you enough protection.

    14. There are a few reasons why makeup looks better when it's done by a makeup artist.