Blog posts of '2014 October'

Tint Dallas Skin Tip

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Dallas Cosmetology School Tip:

Instead of purchasing expensive eye make up remover, you can generally use your moisturizer for almost all eyemakeup removal needs, even waterproof stuff. Dab moisturizer generously in area you want to remove (or apply moisturizer to finger and then close lashes along the fingertip) and then wait about a minute. Remove with cotton pad and/or q-tip.

Tint Beautiful Skin Tip!

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Dallas Cosmetology School Tip

Think of your pantry as your new makeup case! Use an orange cut in half to exfoliate your knees and elbows. The acid in the citrus fruit is what makes it a great exfoliant!

Tint Beautiful Make Up Tip

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Dallas Cosmetology School Tip

Glistening, glowing, dewy, luminous—they’re all positive adjectives when it comes to skin, until they go just a little too far into oily territory. While oily skin comes with some major complexion benefits, the annoyances of keeping your makeup in place and ditching shine can definitely wear on a gal. To help guide us on the path towards perfect skin, here is some advise on oily skin fixes that will make your life easier.
1. Mattify
Most importantly, before applying foundation I start with a light, moisturizing mattifying lotion, which absorbs the excess oil your skin produces to help keep you matte. They work great under foundation and keep too much oil mixing with your foundation, which breaks it down. Make sure you choose a lotion that’s lightweight, absorbs into the skin instead of just sitting on top of the skin.
2. Reach for a Sponge
The Beauty Blender is great for oily skin because it blends and presses the product into the skin, but also dilutes the product with water, adding hydration and wiping any excess oil away. If I get oily during the day, and my makeup starts to disintegrate, I just use a damp beauty blender to smooth everything back together. It’s so refreshing and looks great. I find I rarely need to add more makeup afterwards.
3. Blot and Powder
To take away shine and to mask shine are two different things. I like to take away shine first and then mask it so that you use less product (and there is less oil to mix with it). Blot first with blotting papers to absorb excess oil. Then mask the shine with a blotting powder. Use a puff to press it onto the spots where you get the most oil, such as the T-zone. Oily cheekbones are fine. They glow beautifully.
4. Prep Perfectly
If your eyelids tend to get greasy and crease your eyeshadow, Linzee suggests you start with a dry eye primer or powder the lids before you apply eyeshadow. This will give you a dry canvas to work with, and also keep your color in place all day (or night).
5. Stay Hydrated
If you dehydrate your skin it produces more oil. Contrary to thought, make sure you stay hydrated and moisturized with a lightweight moisturizer so you produce less oil. And, remember, though oily skin may be more high maintenance, it doesn’t wrinkle, so be glad you’ve got it!

Tint Dallas Beauty School Make Up Tip

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Dallas Cosmetology School Tip:

Hide Dark undereye Circles: Apply the concealer in a pie piece under your eye instead. This way you cover the darkness and create a little arrow directing the attention right to your eyes and evening out your cheek in the meantime. Total Life Saver!!!!!

Tint Skin Tip

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Dallas Cosmetology School Beauty Tip

Lemon Juice Treats Acne | Juice one lemon and remove the seeds; don’t worry about removing the pulp. Pour the juice into a plastic container or bottle that you can keep in the refrigerator. Each night before bed, dampen a cotton swab or the corner of a washcloth with lemon juice and dab it onto your blemishes. Leave it on overnight.

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