Every girl has to start learning how to apply make-up at some point, and even if you have gotten the basics, it can be tricky to really know how to truly use make-up to its full effectiveness. If you aren’t a make-up guru, there are probably plenty of make-up tricks you haven’t tried and types you have no idea how to use, or even knew you needed to.
It’s best to get a strong, well-round education in any new skill you learn and make-up is no exception. So whether you are brand new to make-up or have some experience but are a long way from feeling like you’re an expert, these tips, tricks, and tutorials are essential for you. Even girls who feel pretty confident in their make-up skills may find some useful information here.
1. Eye Shadow Basics
Applying eyeshadow isn’t as straight-forward as you might think. Check out this tutorial to learn how to properly apply eyeshadow for maximum effect.
2. Technique for Larger Eyes
Use white eyeliner (in careful moderation) to make your eyes pop and give you a more awake look.
3. Perfect Eyebrows
4. Eliminate Eye Circles
Color correcter is much more efficient for hiding dark circles than layered on concealer.
5. Concealer Map
To use concealer to it’s full purpose (to make you look like you have completely flawless skin), there is a particular technique you should use.
6. Eye Pencils for Every Occasion
There are tons of different types of eyeliners. Learn what is best used for what purpose here.
7. How to Use Eye Liner
Now you know which type of eyeliner you should use, learn how to apply it here.
8. Learn to Contour
Contouring isn’t as hard or time consuming as you might think and it does wonders for your definition. Check out this video tutorial.
9. Raccoon Eye Coverage
Apply concealer under your eyes in a triangle shape to properly cover those dark circles. Find more concealer tips here.
10. Learning how to clean your Makeup brushes
One key thing to keep in mind while putting on makeup is to keep your brushes clean and store your brush the right way. This post will show you how to wash makeup brushes at home. Excellent read.