4 Easy Steps to Hide Dark Undereye Circles

4 Easy Steps to Erase Dark Undereye Circles 4 Easy Steps to Erase Dark Undereye Circles
Dark circles, we all get them, but how can we hide them?  Here are four great tips from Aussie makeup master Napolen Perdis:

Step 1:  Dot a luminous primer along your orbital bone. “This will give the concealer something to adhere to,” Napoleon says.

Step 2:  Create a “Hollywood V”: yellow-tone concealer on cheekbones and a peachy one below each eye. Blend together.

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2 Fresh Takes on Shimmery Manis

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Powdery pink or distressed gold shimmery manis? Yes, please!

Carolina Herrera (top picture) and Naeem Khan (bottom) both sent shimmery nails down their fall 2015 runways and I love how pretty they are! Here’s how to do it yourself:

Carolina Herrera Fall/Winter 2015:
1. Apply essie ridge filling base coat to clean, filed nails
2. Apply one coat of essie imported bubbly
3. Then, apply one coat of essie allure
4. Finish with essie good to go top coat

Naeem Khan Fall/Winter 2015:
1. Apply essie ridge filling base coat to clean, filed nails
2. Next, apply two coats of essie shifting power and allow to dry
3. Then, apply the thinnest coat possible of jiggle hi, jiggle low
4. Finish with essie good to go top coat

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How to Fake A Fishtail Braid

How to Fake A Fishtail Braid
Everyone loves a fishtail but not everyone can do them, not well at least. Here is one of the fastest ways to get the look of a fishtail braid without actually doing one, and the result is absolutely beautiful.

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7 Steps To Organize Your Makeup

 7 Steps To Organize Your Makeup  7 Steps To Organize Your Makeup

Let’s be honest, your makeup counter is probably the most cluttered space in your room, second to your jewelry. It’s hard to keep it all together, from lipsticks to lip gloss to cream shadows and powder… who can keep up?!

I sought out to figure out the best way to organize makeup and in collaboration with Estée Lauder, made a video this about it.  Hope you enjoy!

Here’s how to do it:

Step 1: Find a space with good light and ample room
Step 2: Organize your makeup into groups
Step 3: Select & arrange a variety of containers (household, vintage, new!)
Step 4: Store by category from face to eyes, lips, nail polish, etc. Don’t forget your brushes!
*Tip: When storing lipstick, turn the labels up so that you can see the colors easily
Step 5: Don’t forget your beauty tools: mirror, Q-tips, cotton balls, tissues, tweezers & sharpener
Step 6: Add in other essentials: Moisturizer & Perfume
Step 7: Mark the date of purchase on makeup that expires

BONUS: Fill your makeup bag with everyday basics – easy to access & always ready to go!

What are your favorite organizing tips?

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