This week the Beauty Blogger Top Ten Team has a really exciting topic to share with you. Top Ten Beauty Hacks! I can’t wait to share with you my Top 10 Beauty Tricks that will make an incredible impact on the look and performance of your makeup application.

Look downwards into your mirror when applying mascara. – This will help prevent you from getting mascara on your eyelids during application! If you can’t look down into your mirror just tilt your head back and look into the mirror.

Always dust off excess powder. – While I know many of you already do this, I also know there are a lot of women out there who haven’t even thought of it. It is absolutely vital that you tap off (not blow off!) excess powder from your makeup brushes before you apply the product. You will dramatically reduce the amount of powder fallout you experience on the face as well as prevent blotchy, uneven makeup application.

Always use a lip liner, even if it’s just a natural shade that matches your lip colour. – No ones lips are perfectly symmetrical. Using a lip liner allows you to create the illusion of perfectly symmetrical lips, gives you the perfect guide for filling in with…

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