Everyone has something they want to hide or change, whether it be their nose, blemishes on the skin or thin lips. This is where the makeup artist comes in. It is their job to conceal flaws and enhance beauty features in order to fake perfection. However, not everyone can afford a celebrity makeup artist, but we can all certainly learn a thing or two from this list of makeup artist tips. One suggestion from celerity makeup artist Carmindy is to skip using a black eyeliner and instead aim for an offbeat color like slate. Black, interestingly enough, has a tendency to narrow the eye shape, while slate opens it up. After lining your upper lash line, swipe a shimmer white shadow into the inner corners of your eyes in order to catch the light, making them appear bigger and sexier. Finish off the eyes by using an eyelash curler and follow up with two coats of mascara. If skin is your main concern, one of the recommended makeup artist tips is to use a concealer brush to cover up pimples, but do so with quick motions. Set in place with a skin tone matching powder for added coverage. Read
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If your lips are your area of concern, apply a colorless balm to the skin area above the cupid bow, which is below your nose and between the peaks of your tip lip. By adding light to that area, you are creating the illusion of larger lips. Follow up with a moisturizing lipstick that contains hydrating ingredients like hyaluronic acid, which bind water to your lips, making them appear plumper and fuller Finish off with a swipe of shimmer balm in the center of your bottom lip. Check out
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