Tag: makeup application

  • Patrick Starr Uses Two Mirrors To Apply Makeup, And This Is Why

    Tue, 6 September 2016 12:36PM

    Source: Instagram If there’s someone we trust ALWAYS when it comes to flawless makeup application tips, it’s Patrick Starr. The social media superstar is the master of the perfect base and killer winged eye, so if he’s dishing out beauty hacks, we’re all ears. A photo posted by patrickstarrr (@patrickstarrr) on Aug 19, 2016 at 5:36pm PDT  … more


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  • Why You Should Immediately Add This Brush To Your Makeup Bag

    Tue, 19 July 2016 3:41PM

    Source: Pinterest   I used to have quite the aversion to makeup brushes. I was this “I’m super chill/low-key, I don’t need TOOLS to do my makeup with” type of person, convinced I could do everything with one big powder brush, and my fingers. And look, I didn’t look like Marge in The Simpsons when Homer uses… more



  • Video: Five of the Best – Must-Have Makeup Brushes

    Wed, 10 April 2013 8:50AM

    If Picasso is anything to go by, skill is only 3/4 of the job. The rest comes down to your tools. So when it comes to makeup application, the pros swear by having the best brushes on hand to help them create the ultimate makeup finish: perfectly blended, even, and in most cases, like you’re… more



  • The Dos & Don’ts of Beauty Etiquette

    Wed, 27 March 2013 6:47AM

    There’s a time and place for everything. Surfing? Dawn, preferably in a large body of wavy water. Driving a bus? Helpful if you have a licence and a clear road ahead. Flossing your teeth? Behind firmly closed doors, using floss, not your Bic pen. Now, all of the above seem pretty self-explanatory, right? Not so right. One of you out… more



  • Video: How To: Make your makeup last longer

    Wed, 20 April 2011 12:12PM

    Show of hands if your makeup looks a little worse for wear come the afternoon. Don’t worry, Primpers, you’re not alone. In fact, according to a quick survey done at PRIMPED HQ yesterday afternoon, the majority of women here concur that without proper preparation, your makeup slips off easier than a kid on a waterslide. So… more



  • Kate Winslet proves why heavy black eyeliner isn’t always a good idea

    Wed, 23 March 2011 8:33AM

    Which is a real shame, Primpers, because she was only a bees dick away from perfection. Unfortunately for us women, the smallest makeup application mistake can cause all kinds of drama. Be it cakey looking skin caused by too much powder, bleeding lips due to not applying your lip liner correctly, or in this case,… more


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  • How To: Apply Under Eye Illuminator

    Mon, 18 October 2010 6:25AM

    Undereye illuminator not doing much? It’s probably because you’re not applying it correctly…

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  • How To: Apply Mineral Makeup Correctly

    Wed, 14 July 2010 11:55PM

    Today, Yaz invites Nicola Burford (makeup guru) into PRIMPED HQ to show us all how to apply mineral makeup correctly. It also happens to be the scene of a hilarious blooper that sees the PRIMPED team pissing themselves.

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  • Use a makeup brush to apply mascara

    Mon, 2 March 2009 4:08PM

    To apply, brush mascara onto the tip of the fan brush, using the wand. Then, smooth the mascara from the root to the tip of lashes while slightly wiggling the brush as you go.If you want a more intense look, just go over your lashes a couple of times, like you would your normal mascara… more

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