19 Clever Beauty and Makeup Hacks You Need To Use If you noticed, this is the third hack-themed article I have written for xenlife, first is about “food hacks”, and second is about “home decluttering hacks”. Well, I like simplifying my life and making things easy, don’t you? Now this one’s on make-up and beauty related things. I’ve gathered them from experience, from expert advices (Michelle Phan gives nice ones), and of course from other make-up hack posts. So ladies, here we go. A white base will bring out the colour of your eye shadow. The most beautiful girl in the world - Kristina Pimenova - Women Daily Magazine The little and incredibly beautiful 6 years old Russian model Kristina Pimenova has an angel face. She is from Moscow and has been modelling since the age of 4. Her mother has been working as a model as well and involved her daughter into the glamour world of fashion. With a stunning azure blue eyes and angelic appearance there is no doubt that many enchant all important and famous fashion names have remained enthralled by her beauty, so it’s no wonder that Christina is already on the cover of the prestigious Vogue Bambini. She has already had fashion collaborations with the greatest designer brand like Roberto Cavalli and Benetton.
100 Amazing How-To Sites to Teach Yourself Anything Learning new skills and expanding your knowledge doesn’t have to cost you an arm and a leg. There are loads of free resources on the Web that can help you find instructional videos, tutorials and classes to learn a wide variety of skills from fixing basic car problems to speaking another language. With 100 sites to choose from, you’re bound to find something here that will help you learn just about anything you could want. General Tutorials A Beautiful Mess: HAIR + MAKEUP Whenever I make a mental list of things that I am thankful for, once I get past all the obvious top favorites like family and friends, I always give false lashes a grateful shout-out. Now, I realize that false lashes are not a big deal to everyone, but I was given a pretty skimpy set of lashes to work with, so I love being able to throw on a pair of falsies for a special night. Everyone has something that gives them an extra boost of confidence (maybe a favorite outfit, super high shoes, or a fresh manicure) and lashes are it for me. I've been playing around with lashes for a few years now, and here's a few thoughts to consider if you are thinking about getting into the lashes game: What kind of lashes should I get? Good question!
get fancy: headscarf styling A headscarf is a fun way to add some colour to your get-up or show off that fab vintage fabric you love so much, but finding the right way to wear it isn't always so simple. That's why we tried and tested three esay-peasy styles - on a variety of hair types and lengths - so you can have a go for yourself at home. It's all about trial and error - experiment with each of these methods to find a style that suits you and your hair. And a little heads-up for the ladies amongst us with not-so-natural locks - it's a great way to cover up your roots, too!
Easy Updo: Beautiful Braided Bun We love this gorgeous updo because it looks like it was done at a salon…but only takes minutes to do at home. The style’s dramatic texture and flattering volume guarantee all eyes will be on you! You’ll need: curling iron, rattail comb, bobby pins, clear elastic bands, hairspray Step 1: Curl hair, spritz with hairspray and gently tease the back of the crown.
Natural looking beach curls in under 20 minutes! I don’t know about you ladies, but I’m itching for the summer. It doesn’t help that department stores are already putting out their summer wear and swimsuits. Have you ever wanted to get that beautiful “natural” beach curl look to your hair?
New Show - MADE Everyday, With Dana I’ve been keeping a big secret for a while now…… I have a new show! Yes! A sewing, DIY, step-by-step, video-with-episodes kind of show! It’s called MADE Everyday. And we’re gonna make cool things, using everyday items. DIY hairstyles Beauty Four hairstyles you can create yourself. Just do as shown on the photo's! Photo's via Refinery29.com. Hairstyle 1: Easy beach waves
5 Wacky but Extremely Useful Beauty Tools!: Makeup and Beauty Blog: Makeup Reviews, Beauty Tips and Drugstore Beauty Finds - StumbleUpon Written by Juli What do window decorations, wrapping paper and NASA have to do with makeup and beauty? A lot more than I thought! Find out more in today’s great guest post from Juli. Great things have been achieved with the simplest of inventions. D.I.Y. Curls: How To Rag Roll Your Hair I love the look of naturally curly hair! My sweet friend, Katie, told me about rag rolling. It's a quick and simple way to get natural looking curls without using a curling iron! I asked her to share her method here on A Beautiful Mess because I knew you'd be itching to learn like I was! Enjoy... You'll need some cut fabric strips, a comb and some water.
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