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Any special makeup tips you’d like to share?
Elena Qian
Tight lining your eyes with eye liner is a more subtle more natural alternative to liquid liner or even drawing on with a liner pen.
Morgan Watkins
Does it bother anyone else whenever some girls don't do their eyebrows? It kills me! If you're going to do your eyeshadow, mascara, and eyeliner, you've got to do something with your brows! You don't have to paint them on, but at least brush them with a spooly brush or add some pigment to the sparse spots!
Danae L
I totally agree with this!!! To me it looks awkward if the eyebrows aren't at least brushed up, or groomed at least a little bit.
Chynne Dixon
Yes I also agree!!i it is a insult to those who actually are makeup artist like myself to see random beautiful women on the street and they have a face full of makeup and there eye brows look a hot mess. Sometimes I honestly want to go up to some of them and offer a tip or two on how they can fix there eye brows them selfs..
Morgan Watkins
I can't stress enough how important it is to buy high quality makeup. My sister has hooded eyes, so she's always complaining about how her eyeliner and eyeshadow always end up looking like a hot mess in just a few hours. I ask her if she uses primers and setters (which I highly recommend lol) and she says yes. I looked through her makeup bag and found nothing but drugstore makeup. There's nothing wrong with buying drugstore products; I have tons of it. But some of it isn't high quality! Especially eyeshadows and liners! I know that makeup can be expensive, but trust me, spending $20 on a good eyeliner will benefit you in the long run!
Chynne Dixon
Me personally I love the combination of both high end and drugstore makeup products. Being a makeup artist you have to always have the best of the best products when working on your clients but when it comes to my own little collection I dip and dap and both,.i think it depends on the company itself and finding what works for you. Like for instance i love me some mac eye shadows, there so pigmented and I never have problems with my makeup coming off throughout the day. But also I have my select few drugstore brands such as Nyx who carry nice pigments eye shadows as well.. Its kinda a when loose situation to be honest when it comes to drugstore products. But yes I do agree you defiantly need a nice collection of the higher end brands because they last much longer.
Morgan Watkins
If you're new to makeup and are reading this, I highly suggest going onto Youtube. There are hundreds of thousands of beauty gurus out there that give great tips and advice! They'll let you know what products are the best, whether it be drugstore makeup or high end, (which is really important. You've got to have great quality makeup in order to create beautiful, long lasting looks.) as well as how to use it. My favorites are Bethany Mota, Weylie, and Wayne Goss. There are more, but those are the ones I watch the most.
Marie Sweetly
The most important tool I have is a box of q-tips! I use them for everything - smearing eyeliner, cleaning up spots when I mess up my mascara...
Punky Brewster
Yup I made sure to add quips to my shopping list today. I'm almost out .a box will last me and my husband almost a year
Danae L
I don't spend much money on makeup brushes. I really like the brands Real Techniques and EcoTools. Good quality brushes for reasonable prices. I also make sure to use a foundation primer because the humidity in TX ruins my skin and makeup :|
Morgan Watkins
Real Techniques are the best! The brushes are so soft and for the price are excellent! Also love that they apply the perfect amount of product.
Danae L
My favorite brush is the stippling/buffing brush :) It works so well with all the foundations I've used, no need for me to buy a $30 brush!
Brass Knucks Barb
My random makeup tip for today! Everyone swears by expensive brushes, BULL! I have a few nice sets yes, but I mainly use my knock off MAC brushes with hello kitty on them that I got for 3 bucks off ebay. All you really need in a brush is a soft bristle!
Peg Asus
I love wearing makeup, but I never really learned any big tips or tricks. I like to play around and watch videos on how to do makeup though. Doesn't always work out for me but it's fun
Elena Qian
Make up is a strong passion of mine and I love wearing it. It's like truly painting my face. It takes practice and is meant to make you feel as good as you do on the outside as you do on the inside.
Kelly Dang
Tip : When doing your eyebrows do slow strokes. When applying foundation don't press onto the skin or else it'll go deep into your pore. Just apply lightly.
Adrianna Alewine
Use Youtube to look for new techniques and looks for makeup. My faovrite beauty gurus are Zoella, Weylie Hoang, & Patricia Bright.
Z Tebow
Learn complimentary colours as well, ex. dark purple under eyes can be cancelled out with a yellow concealer while redness can be combatted with a green concealer.
Z Tebow
MAKE SURE TO WASH YOUR BRUSHES!! & throw out mascaras once they're dry/every 3-5 months. Not worth an eye infection.
Z Tebow
If your mascara wand has too much product on it, take a clean tissue & wipe the brush off! Trust me, you're not wasting nearly as much product as you think.
Z Tebow
Find out your eye shape! Whether you have almond, hooded, wide set, droopy, close set, etc. eyes it really benefits you to know your shape so that you can copy tutorials more accurately & know correct shadow placement.
Z Tebow
If you ever get mascara on your eyelid or anywhere on your fade, do not try to get it off immediately or else it will smudge. Wait for it to dry, take a qtip, go over the area & it will flake right off. :)
Elena Qian
I usually freak out for a bit thinking I have ruined all my hard work! Then I just wait a minute and do the q tip thing. Like it never even happened.
Z Tebow
If you're working with glitter or pigments or any shadow that tends to have a lot of fall out, do your eye makeup then face makeup so that you can go in & clean up all that fall out!
Elena Qian
I was getting sick of having to redo my entire under eye concealing so I started with eye lids first and now can't believe I ever did face first. So silly.
Patty C
I love make-up!! I'm a girlie girl. I just wish stores like Sephora or Ulta were around when i was a teenager, my life would have took a different path for sure.
If anyone wants tips on how to get tips on any look you want, or tips on different make-up, just go to You Tube, there's a ton of people there giving tips and how to's everywhere
Kris P. Bacon
The most important thing I've learned so far is to get good-quality brushes! Don't use the flimsy foam-tipped sticks they include in the eyeshadow packaging.
Jordan Zimmer
For a nicer glow on your face , apply your highlighter underneath your foundation. It blends better and looks more natural :)
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