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8 Reasons You Need to Use a Makeup Primer

Primer is something that’s talked about a lot in the world of makeup, with many professionals calling it an essential step in your makeup routine, and others saying it isn’t always necessary. So, is makeup primer something you really need, or just a waste of time and money? To answer that question, we need to look at the benefits of makeup primers. Primers are designed to help prepare the face for the application of makeup, but their list of benefits goes beyond just that. Here are 8 of the biggest benefits of using a makeup primer: Locks in moisture Makeup can tend to dry out your skin, especially powder makeup. Many primers contain moisturizing ingredients and help to keep moisture...

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The 5 Best Makeup Brushes and How to Use Them

If you use mineral makeup, or any powder-based makeup, your brushes are your best friend when it comes to application. Brushes can make your makeup routine much easier, or much harder if you use the wrong ones. That’s why it’s important to choose the right tool for each specific job. There are many different makeup brushes that are all designed for a specific purpose. Here are five of our favorites and how to use them: Bronzer brushes – Bronzer brushes typically have a fluffy rounded head and a thicker, medium length handle. This soft and fluffy head design allows the brush to apply your bronzer evenly to get a natural, sun-kissed look. The handle shape gives you a perfect level...

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