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Tip of the Day: Brow Gel

If you are fortunate to have naturally full brows keep them in place and perfected with brow gel. Use a tinted brow gel to add definition to brows or clear if you just need hold.

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Makeup Tip of the Day: Pop of Colour

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Brighten up your eye makeup this weekend with a shot of bright colour in the inner corner, à la Marc Jacobs.

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Tip of the Day – Red Lips

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Years ago I attended a master class by Parisian makeup artist Topolino. He created some incredible looks, including one with red chesire cat style lip. I will never forget him tilting the models chin up to get a better perspective on the symmetry of the lip.

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Tip of the Day: Dental Floss Liquid Liner

Tom Pecheux decided that dental floss has more than one use. At Anthony Vaccarello FW14 dental floss was painted with liquid eyeliner, and pressed against the eye lids in 3 places to create abstract looking lines.

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Tip of the Day: Liquid Eye Liner

For perfect liquid eyeliner use an angled brush dipped in makeup remover to fix mistakes instead of a cotton swab.

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Tip of the Day: Undone Smoky Eyes

 

I am an advocate of the undone smoky eye. The worn in look seen here at Roberto Cavalli looks cool in a “I just smudged this on my eyes in 5 seconds” kind of way. Use an eye kohl on the lower lash line and smudge it out with a brush or your finger.

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Tip of the Day: Foundation with the Fan Brush

Create a natural looking foundation by applying with a fan brush.

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Tip of the Day: Lip Stain

Try a wine stained lip for spring as an alternative to the brights. It’s a toned down version that lasts for hours without touch ups.  I like YSL Glossy Stains they look shiny but also stain the lips, and are pretty much budge proof for the day.

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Tip of the Day: Use the Right Size Brush

Switch from your large powder brush to a small soft haired brush when applying powder around the eyes, and nose. Using the right size tool will be far more effective.

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Tip of the Day: Nude Lip

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To achieve the perfect nude lip first neutralize the natural lip colour by dabbing a sponge with concealer in the appropriate skin colour, all over the lips.

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