9 DIY Tricks for More Flawless Makeup
Trick #1 – Make your own lip balm
Just use your favourite powder pigment makeup and mix it with petroleum jelly or your favourite colorless lip balm, put in your favourite scent using essential aroma oil (optional), and store it in a sanitised container.
Trick# 2 – Your Favourite Mascara Dried Out? Just Add A Few Drops of Lens Solution
Add a few drops of lens solution into your mascara tube. Shake well, and voila! It’s good for another month.
Trick# 3 – No-Makeup Makeup Look – Tight line on lash line
For undetectable no makeup makeup look, use a thin water-proof dark brown eye pencil to tight line your lash line. This will create a naturally fuller looking lashes without the look that you have any makeup on.
Trick#4 – DIY Gel Liner
Put the tip of any charcoal makeup pencil you have into the flame of a lighter for 10 seconds. Let it cool down for 5 seconds before application. Notice the increased intensity of the color?
Trick# 5 – Make your own matte lipstick
Apply your favourite pigmented lipstick, then use the powder blush (with the same or similar color) on top to mattify the lips and make it long-lasting.
Tricks# 6 – The More Effective Way to Use Under-Eye Concealer
Instead of dotting the product onto your under eye area, use sweep strokes to create triangular shapes under the eyes for more lifted and youthful look.
Tricks# 7 – Create Fuller Lashes With Baby Powder
If you’re like me who thinks falsies are comfortable and difficult to wear, this trick will be so useful for you. After your first coat of mascara, apply baby powder using cotton tips over the lashes. Then quickly apply the 2nd layer of mascara to avoid clumps.
Trick# 8 – Draw those perfect lines every time
And who said we never learnt anything from school? The tape used as ruler can help define the right angle and length of your eye liner drawing for that perfect cat eye look.
Trick # 9 – Guideline for Perfect Brows
If you fail to make your brows look nice, the chances are your makeup will not look as flawless as you’d like it to be. So always use this guideline every time you do your eye brow makeup. This will create the lifted, youthful, and symmetrical face you want.. After all, that’s what we aim for when we do makeup right?