14 Professional Makeup Hacks That Cost Next to Nothing

14 Professional Makeup Hacks That Cost Next to Nothing
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Stuck in a makeup-routine rut? Wish you could improve your technique or expand your skills?

If you wear makeup on a regular basis, the answer to both questions probably is “yes,” at least from time to time.

Fortunately, help is here. Many professional makeup artists are eager to share their best tips and tricks on the Internet for free.

Not only are the following hacks free, but implementing them also costs little or nothing. No expensive professional tools or high-end products are necessary.

1. Learn your eye and face shapes

Photo by Flickr user lissalou66
Photo by Flickr user lissalou66

For better results, base your makeup application on your eye and face shape. How you apply eyeliner, for example, can determine whether your eyes appear bigger.

An Internet search for different face and eye shapes will lead you to plenty of articles and videos from pros. Once you figure out your shapes, find makeup tips tailored to them.

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