Sometimes, it takes us years to learn tips and tricks that make our beauty routines easier. That’s why we’ve put together this list of genius beauty hacks that every girl needs to know. From a simple way to apply eyeliner to getting your lipstick to last longer, you’re sure to find some useful insider tips here.
Really Easy Beauty Hacks, Tricks & Tips to Looking Great
1. Fix Cracked Broken Makeup
Have you ever broken an expensive eyeshadow, blush or foundation? Fix it with rubbing alcohol!
Just add a small amount of rubbing alcohol and mix it into a smooth paste. Pat it down with a spoon and let it sit overnight. Your broken makeup will be as good as new!
2. Exfoliate Lips with Your Toothbrush
Chapped lips are the worst! Make them smooth again by applying lip balm and exfoliating with a toothbrush. Use soft circular movements to gently remove dry dead skin.
3. Make Your Own Skin Cleansing Pore Strips
Those expensive pore strips you buy? You can get the same results for pennies at home using unflavored gelatin and milk.
4. Make Your Perfume Scent Last Longer
Make your perfume last longer on your skin by applying vaseline to your pulse points first. Then spray on your perfume and enjoy a longer lasting scent!
5. A Quick and Easy Way to Apply Eyeliner Without Smudges
Are you a total disaster at applying eyeliner? I am. Try this trick: Apply eyeliner to your eyelash curler to curl your lashes and line your lid at the same time. Genius!
6. For Fuller Eyelashes Fake Falsies Using Baby Powder
Love false eyelashes you’d rather, skip the glue and tweezers and hassle in favor of something much easier: baby powder.
- Simply curl your eyelashes with an eyelash curler.
- After apply one coat of mascara.
- Then dip a clean mascara wand or cotton swab into some baby powder and sweep it along the underside of your lashes.
- Lastly, apply another coat of mascara.
The mascara sticks to the baby powder, creating dark fibers that make your lashes look longer and fuller – without the falsies.
7. Add Some Glitter Sparkle to Your Nail Polish
Don’t throw away your too-sparkly eyeshadow. Mix it with clear nail polish to make a cool custom color for your nails.
8. Fix Flaky Dry Mascara
Add Visine to your mascara to make it last longer. Water works in a pinch, too.
9. Get the Most Out of Your Mascara Use It as Eyeliner!
All out of eyeliner? No need to splash out on new eyeliner. If you have mascara you can solve the problem! If you have an eyeliner brush, simply grab a little mascara and apply above the eyelashes. Mascara makes perfect eyeliner.
10. Tame Your Brows with Vaseline
Easily “tame” unruly eyebrows by applying a small amount of Vaseline. After that, just brush them with a brow brush.
11. Instant Fresh Dewy Glow
Skin looking dull? In need for instant brightness. Simply mix a dab of liquid highlighter or moisturizer in with your foundation to get that fresh dewy glow.
Beauty Hacks for Hair Every Girl Should Know
1. Thicker Looking Gorgeous Hair in Less Than 5 Mins
Dust an eyeshadow (in the same color family as your hair) along your part to shade your scalp slightly, making your hair appear thicker.
This trick works. In photos your hair will appear super-thick. You can also use this hack along your hairline if you wear it in a ponytail a lot or simply don’t like to part your hair to get the same results.
2. No Fuss 5 Minute Hair Hack
For longer lasting curls, curl your hair in the middle first and then from the ends.
3. Tame Frizzy Hair
Sweater season is never far away, and you know what that means: STATIC HAIR! Calm the frizz using a dryer sheet. Rub it over your hair or apply it to your brush before brushing your hair.
4. Luxury Coconut Oil 5 Min Hair Mask
Before washing your hair, massage the scalp with coconut oil and let it work for three minutes. Nutrients from this oil will feed hair and make it shiny and healthier. For a touch of luxury add a couple of drops of rose oil to the coconut oil.
DIY Beauty Hacks
1. DIY Blotting Papers for Oily Skin
Don’t pay for expensive oil blotting sheets. You have a cheap alternative right in your kitchen! Keep some coffee filters in your purse and car for removing excess oil throughout the day.
2. DIY Lipstick Primer
Apply foundation to your lips before applying lipstick. It acts as a primer for richer color. Make sure you smile when you apply it to get the foundation in the cracks of your lips.
3. Mattify Your Lipstick
Make any lipstick matte with loose powder. Apply your lipstick, place a tissue over your lips, then brush over it lightly with translucent powder—the powder will seep through the tissue and mattify your lip color.
4. Smudge Free Teeth and Perfect Lips
Afraid you’ll be caught with lipstick on your teeth? After applying lipstick, pop your finger in your mouth and pull it back out to pick up any excess.
Shaving Hacks Every Girl Needs to Know When Doing Your Legs
1. Exfoliate Your Legs Before Shaving
Exfoliate your legs before shaving them to bring those tiny hairs out of their follicles. You’ll end up shaving less!
2. Quick Fix for Leg Shaving Nicks & Cuts
Speaking of shaving your legs, you may get a nick or two now and then. Stop the bleeding and promote healing by applying a clear lip balm. If it works on men’s faces, it should work on your legs, too.
3. Shaving Cream Hack
Out of shaving cream? Bare those legs with confidence and swap in your conditioner – it’s filled with hydrating ingredients and will help you get a close, smooth shave.
4. Quick Tip to Set Lips
To set your lipstick, cover your lips with a tissue and lightly dust translucent powder of the tissue.
Easy Nail Polish Hacks
1. Handy Trick for The Perfect Manicure
Keep an extra nail polish brush on hand, and dip it in nail polish remover to get the perfect manicure.
2. Natural Way to Instantly Brighten Your Nails
Dark polishes can leave your nails looking dull and dirty. Rub lemon and baking soda over stained nails to make them white again.
3. Dry Your Nail Polish Fast Using Ice Water
Fill a bowl with ice and water, and soak your nails for a few minutes after painting them. The cold water will set the paint and help your nails dry faster.
4. DIY Matte Nail Polish
Love the look of matte nails? Easily make your own matte nail polish by mixing any loose powder eyeshadow in with a clear polish. Then apply the mixture on our nails.
5. DIY Nail Polish Remover
Run out of nail polish remover just when you really need it? Make your own natural nail polish remover own with lemon juice and vinegar.
Natural Beauty Hacks at Home
1. Homemade Natural Skincare Toner for Oily Skin
If you have dry skin and oily patches, you know that no product can tame both at the same time. Either you end up broken out or chapped.
Toner works to help even out skin tone and texture. Mix up your own toner to conquer excess oily skin without drying out your skin with this DIY hack.
Mix a half-cup of apple cider vinegar with one tablespoon of tea tree essential oil and one cup of warm water, all in a clean spray bottle. Best to keep it stored in the fridge. A bottle usually lasts a month and helps keep dry patches and breakouts at bay.
2. Easy Natural Make Up Remover
Ditch those other creams and solutions, this is the one and only thing you need for removing your make up after a long night out. Rub almond or coconut oil over your makeup or use a cotton ball. Wash and rinse with warm water.
Useful Make Up Must Haves
1. Use Quality Makeup Brushes
These high quality Bamboo Handle Brushes will make your life much easier.
Natural bamboo is a sustainable material and does no harm to our environment. More environmentally friendly than plastic and just as durable. Bamboo handle brushes are resistant to water, mildew and insects.
2. Sponges to Speed Up Putting On Your Makeup
Using your fingers to blend in your makeup? You don’t have to any more. Makeup Blender Sponges will change your life.
They are perfect for applying concealer, primer, foundation, powder, cream, blush, etc. And they distribute make up more evenly and smoothly for a streak-free application.
3. Organized Makeup on The Go
Cosmetic Travel Bag so you can fit all the make up you need while traveling.
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