Culture 40 Beauty Hacks That Will Probably Change Your Life  

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These beauty tips and tricks are perfect for well, anyone trying to get the most out of their makeup. Check out our nail, lip, and hair beauty hacks that have the most ingenious methods to getting the job done. Some of them will save you money, others will help you get the look you want on the go. It's the ultimate list to help you through this whole beauty thing.

Check out the DIY tutorials and how-to videos to help you go from, "I kinda know how to do my makeup" to "Yeah I do my makeup like a boss." Try these tips out for yourself and see if they get you glammed up for good. These aren't your grandmother's tricks, that's for sure.
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Dark Circle Concealer Apply concealer in a triangular shape not a dot formation. This way you get more lift for your undereyes than bags.

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Shaving Cream Conditioner  A lot of gals have caught onto this trick already but using conditioner as shaving cream works surprisingly well. The thick coating of the conditioner leaves skin smooth and hydrated. 

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Reuse Expensive Mascara Brush   It's all in the brush, ladies! Those expensive mascaras you buy are worth the tool not the formula. Just clean it and use it with drugstore mascara similar

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Where to Apply Perfume  Make your scent last longer throughout the day.

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Smoky Eye    If you want to avoid a muddy looking smoky eye, use two separate brushes. One to apply the shadow and another to blend the lines.

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Wiggle Your Mascara Brush   Wiggle the brush at the root of your lashes to use it as a liner for your inner top lid. The thicker the brush the better.

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Highlight to Look Awake   Apply highlighter to these specific areas for optimum face brightening.

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Dried Up Mascara Solution  A mug of boiling water should do the trick. Just let the tube sit for 5 minutes for clump-free and smooth lashes. 

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Brighter Eyes   Shimmer eyeshadow should be in every girl's arsenal.

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Use Deodorant on Inner Thighs    Chafing be gone. Summer is heavenly for shorts but murder on the thighs. 

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Avoid Lipstick Teeth   The way to avoid lipstick teeth is just as embarrassing to do as it is to actually have lipstick teeth. Stick your index finger in your mouth and slide it out to rid the inside of your lips from the color. (WARNING: DO ...

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Check Makeup in Your Car  The lighting in your car is sometimes unforgivable. But it does give you a chance to see if you've made any flaws to your look.

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Apply Dry Shampoo the Evening Before  Rolling around in the hay will really work in that dry shampoo. White blotches will be blended and you'll have fuller hair in the morning.

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Cover Chipped Nails with Glitter Polish   Just throw glitter on everything needing repair. That's the solution for quick cover ups. 

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Cupid's Bow    Apply your lip liner in this formation to get an even Cupid's bow shape that Marilyn Monroe would be envious of. Simply brilliant! 

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Fix Staticky Hair Run a dryer sheet through your hair wherever there's static, and that should take care of those pesky strands. Who knew?!

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Wider Lashes  Sweep your mascara brush towards your nose for wider lashes. They'll make your eyes seem more awake.

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Set Your Lipstick   Hold a tissue over your lips after you've applied your lipstick. Brush a translucent powder over the tissue so your pout lasts longer.

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Lip Gloss Cuticle Treatment  Lip gloss or lip balm is good alternative to cuticle treatment. Just apply where needed and push back your skin for smoother, less painful results.

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Coconut Oil Makeup Remover Coconut Oil is great for so many things. It's hydrating for your skin and hair but if you use it as a makeup remover it will dissolve your makeup gently. 

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2 Minute Beachy Waves    Use salt spray in hair, and roll into two separate side buns. Blast it with a blow-dryer, and leave them in for half an hour. You'll shake out your hair to beachy waves in no time.

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Two-Toned Eye Liner Eyeliner  Add a light, bright color to the center of your lid for added dimension. Peepers will be poppin'.

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3-D Lip Effect   Pale frosted eyeshadow over the lips is great for bringing out the plump.

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Orange Primer  The orange tone in the primer will cancel out the blue shades that are commonly found under baggy eyes. Sounds weird but works great. 

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Intensify Eye Shadow     Cover your lid with white eye liner before applying your shadow. It makes a huge difference in color pigmentation than without.

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Quick Top Knot  1. Gather your hair up into a high ponytail at the top of your crown. Secure with an elastic. 2. Divide the ponytail ends into two sections and use both hands to twist each section down to the ends. 3. Wrap each ...

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DIY Summer Glow  Mix your highlighter in with your lotion and use it all over your body. Legs and arms will glimmer with perfection.

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White Base Coat for Pop  A white base coat gets you more vibrant nails. Bottled color will have better opacity with this simple trick.  

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Determine How Thin or Wide Your Nose Is  The way you shape your eyebrows affects how thin or wide people perceive your nose. Use the space between your brows to correspond with how wide you want your nose to appear.

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DIY Falsies  Between each coat of mascara, apply baby powder with a Q-tip and run it across your lashes. The powder will help to adhere the second coat so you get a fuller look.

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DIY Gel Liner  It's that simple!

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Contouring  Everybody's on this new makeup trend most famously used by Kim K. Apply contour and highlighter like  warpaint not all over your face for better blending.

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Rubber Band French Mani  The picture says it all. French manicures aren't the hardest design after all.

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Accentuate Cupid's Bow With White Liner  This little detail is a sexy tool to have. Just draw a small v shape with white liner and it will do all the work for you.

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Easy Glitter Polish Removal   Elmer's Glue as a base coat? Huh? What? Yup. Glitter polish doesn't have to be a construction worker's job anymore thanks to the easy to peel formula.

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Lipstick As Cream Blush    Dab it lightly on your cheeks and blend for quick rosy cheeks. Image and tip by Handpicked Beauty.

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Accentuate Lips   Use a highlighter for this simple trick!

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Essential Oil Deodorant Editorial Assistant Alexandra Tunell for Allure says, "I often use essential oil instead of deodorant: I rub bergamot, rose, or lemon oil in my armpits. They smell so good and feel really ...

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Twist and Snip Split Ends Twist your hair and see which strands pop out because those suckers are the ends that gotta go. Don't get too trigger happy with those scissors though!

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Makeshift Dry Shampoo   The only time greasy hair might have been acceptable was in the '90s. Spray laundry starch as you would dry shampoo into your hair to get rid of the gross.