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    10 Beauty Shortcuts To Help You Look Put-Together For Your Next Video Meeting

    For when you've got eight minutes to look presentable.

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    Whether you're rolling out of bed just in time for your Zoom meeting or prepping to FaceTime some friends, you're torn between doing your makeup and just not caring. Both are totally valid, which doesn't make the decision much easier.

    1. Prep your skin with a moisturizer to keep your skin healthy and hydrated — and luminous and glow-y for the camera.

    2. Wear tinted moisturizer if you don't feel like wearing foundation but don't want to give up the coverage.

    3. Use a refreshing eye cream or eye mask to help brighten and depuff your eyes, which could make you look more awake for your meeting.

    4. Dab some concealer under your eyes, on the bridge of your nose, and anywhere you want a little more coverage. Then use your finger to pat it in. You’re brightening your face and evening your skin tone in less than a minute.

    5. Apply a few dabs of color corrector (instead of or with concealer) where needed — like dark circles or areas with redness — to neutralize your skin tone *without* having to pull out your trusty full-coverage foundation, especially because the color balance on your webcam isn’t fantastic.

    6. Swipe some mascara (or a lash conditioner) onto your lashes to extend the size of your eyes, making you look more awake and ready for this vid chat — despite the fact that you were wearing your PJs just two minutes ago.

    7. Moisturize your lips with some tinted lip balm to give them a touch of color on screen and without having to carefully (re: painstakingly) apply that tough-as-armor liquid lipstick.

    8. Fill your brows lightly with a pencil to add some pigment, then use a spoolie to brush and blend it through. It's an easy way to enhance your brows since they really frame and help balance your face.

    9. Strategically apply highlighter to the high points of your face to brighten and give it some more dimension on screen.

    10. Dust a little blush on your cheeks to give your face some warmth in the awkward lighting of video chats.

    You, impressing everyone with how good you look even while staying at home: