10 different makeup hacks and whether or not they work or not
Creating an ideal winged eyeliner or getting your contour proper generally is a little bit of a job for novice makeup customers. And, that is why folks have created a ton of hacks to make issues simpler for a few of us.
For 10 days, I took up a job and tried different hacks whereas preparing for the day. And, surprisingly, I have discovered some actually helpful hacks that I am definitely going so as to add to my routine. But there have been additionally days when a number of hacks added to my general makeup routine time and even spiled my look and therefore proved to be main failures. Scroll to see which hacks labored for me and which did not.
Melting lip and eyeliner to make it glide
In a video, I noticed an influencer utilizing a lighter to soften the tip of her eyeliner. And, after that, the pencil began gliding on the pores and skin completely. Earlier, it was tugging and getting caught on the lids. I tried the hack and located that it truly works and never simply on eyeliners or eye pencils but in addition on lip liners.
Translucent setting powder for thicker lashes
By simply dusting some translucent setting powder on my eyelashes after which utilizing mascara, I was in a position to create fuller and extra voluminous-looking lashes.
Creating a wing eyeliner with a bobby pin
So, on this hack, I had to make use of a bobby pin to create a wing eyeliner. I utilized liquid eyeliner on one facet of the bobby pin and adopted the tutorial. (*10*), it did not work for me.
Using lipstick as blusher
All over the web, there have been women making use of a thick layer of lipstick on their cheeks to get a rosy glow. On high of the lipstick, they utilized a thick layer of basis and blended it with a magnificence blender. Lucky for me, the hack labored and I did not find yourself with breakouts. So, it acquired a giant thumbs up from me.
Using eyebrow plucker for nostril contouring
By making use of contour on one facet of the plucker, you possibly can create two straight traces on the edges of your nostril for the proper contour.
Use lipstick as eyeshadow
If you purchase metallic liquid lipstick, do not hesitate to apply it to your eyelids instead of eyeshadow. Just make sure that it dries correctly earlier than heading to the subsequent step.
Applying eyeliner with eyelash roller
This hack is a complete fail. In this hack, it’s important to apply eyeliner on the within of the eyelash roller and use it to use eyeliner in your lids. This hack claims to do two duties without delay. But sadly, it would not work.
Going loopy with basis
On TikTok and different platforms, an influencer began a pattern when she lined her total face with half a bottle of basis. Yes, you possibly can see basis dripping on her face. And, in the long run, she is seen rocking a flawless base. Well, this hack was a significant fail. You ought to apply skinny layers of basis. Less is extra if you don’t want a cakey base.
Using dot method
In one other hack, I was instructed to use dots of basis, concealer, and contour on the face with a again of a brush. Then it needed to blended with a basis brush. At first, I thought that the hack would not work but it surely truly did and the contour did not fade away within the basis.
Using a tape to a lean eyeshadow look
For this hack, you’ll want to place the tape within the appropriate place. If you’re going for a smokey eye look or a celebration look, you should utilize this hack, however earlier than making use of the muse. Yes, you’ll have to do your eye makeup first for this hack. Use medical tape as a substitute of a clear one.