Do less work to look damn good.
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Instead of paying for a brush-cleaning mat, make a DIY version with a paper plate and hot glue!
Simply make stray marks with the hot glue on the plate and let it dry. Then, use lukewarm water and soap and swirl your brushes into the mixture against the glue to really get the makeup off! Here's the full tutorial.
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Use this tip (get it?) to make a dried-out eyeliner pen work like new again.
Here's the full description.
If you can’t find your perfect mascara, make a cocktail of your favorite wand and formula to get the lashes you actually want.
You can mix curling with lengthening, thickening, and separating, or simply add a waterproof topcoat to your favorite mascara. Here are some v. good options.
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