Makeup How-tos & Tips

How to Build Your Own Eyeshadow Palette – Beauty Article

How to Build Your Own Eyeshadow Palette Building your own eyeshadow palette is easiest when you understand your own preferences. Examples: If you love mattes and only use a few shimmers, the number of mattes vs. shimmers in your palette should reflect this. If you prefer less smoky looks, then you want to make sure you have less deep shades. If you rarely wear color in the crease, make sure you’ve chosen more neutral-toned transition and crease shades.I highly recommend…

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How I Understand Colors & Undertones in Makeup (Part 2) – Beauty Article

How I Understand Colors & Undertones in Makeup (Part 2) How I Understand Colors & Undertones in Makeup (Part 1) When divided in half, you can see the warmer vs. cooler undertones of the color wheel. Here’s a desaturated version of the color wheel–colors that described as muted, faded, dusty. Here’s a darkened version of the color wheel, which starts to show the depths of colors and where they fall.Here’s part two explaining how I look at, classify, and understand…

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This or That | Critical Comparisons for Mindful Purchases – Beauty Article

This or That | Critical Comparisons for Mindful Purchases Have you ever seen two products and thought it was impossible to decide between the two of them? Do you have two similar shades in your stash but haven’t been able to explain why one stands out to you over the other?There are more obvious ways to compare between two products, like looking at the price, size, whether the brand is accessible (or desirable to have or purchase), and so on. …

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How to Declutter Your Makeup Collection Tips & Tricks (2020 Guide) – Beauty Article

How to Declutter Your Makeup Collection Tips & Tricks (2020 Guide) If you find yourself prone to purchasing on impulse or often feel like you purchase products that are well-reviewed, popular, or buzzed about but don’t actually find you love them like you feel you should, this list of tips might help you figure out how to better understand your own preferences and needs and purchasing behavior.As we head into 2020, it’s a time for new beginnings, resolutions, and plans!…

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