15 Beauty Hacks That Will Change Your Life

15 Beauty Hacks That Will Change Your Life

15-beauty-hacks-that-will-change-your-life1200x800.jpg

Null

Pin this photo to save these hacks for later!

Whether you’re always in a rush or just lazy (I feel you), why pass up an opportunity to find the efficient, shortcut way of doing things? There seems to be a hack for everything, and when it comes to beauty who would say no to inexpensive, timesaving alternatives to doing things the hard way? Don’t miss out on a chance to make your life easier while enhancing your everyday beauty routine.

  1. Dry your freshly painted nails by running them under cold water.
  2. Use a credit card (or anything with a straight edge) to guide your eyeshadow and eyeliner in a smooth, straight line. Can’t do winged eyeliner? Now you can.
  3. Apply an unscented lotion to your body before spraying perfume to make the scent last longer.
  4. Put baby powder over your lipstick to increase wear time.
  5. Before bed, coat your eyelashes with Vaseline to make them grow longer and thicker.
  6. Use baby oil to remove stubborn makeup from your face.
  7. Shave your legs with coconut oil for a smoother finish.
  8. Soften your feet overnight by applying Vaseline and wearing socks to bed.
  9. Dampen your makeup brushes with water or setting spray to make eyeshadows more pigmented.
  10. After washing your hair, dry it with an old t-shirt instead of a towel to avoid breakage. A cotton t-shirt will also absorb water faster!
  11. Avoid messy nail polish looks by outlining your nails and cuticles with Elmer’s glue. Apply your nail polish, then peel the glue off to take away excess polish.
  12. Put a plastic spoon in your mouth after applying lipstick then slowly drag it out to remove excess lipstick and avoid stains on teeth.
  13. Create your own lip color by crushing up an eyeshadow in the color of your choice and mixing it with a lip balm or Vaseline.
  14. Make glitter liner by applying false eyelash glue to your eye and topping it with loose cosmetic glitter.
  15. Prevent marks of mascara from getting on your upper lid during application by blocking it with a plastic spoon or tissue.
Related:
Watch: This 3-Minute Makeup Routine Will Save Your Morning

 

More Articles

What to Wear for Graduation
What to Wear for Graduation
By Daniela Gomez in Style, Student Life
Can't decide what to wear for graduation? We've got five tips to help you narrow it down.
Read Article
Job and Internship Tips from the Founder of College Recruiter, Steven Rothberg
Steven Rothberg, Founder of College Recruiter, Shares His Best Career Advice for College Students
By Racheal Rickman in Career, Student Life
We spoke to Rothberg to learn more about how he started College Recruiter after college, plus his best job and internship tips for college students and grads.
Read Article
How to Give Resignation at Work: Things to Do Before You Quit
How to Give Resignation at Work: 8 Things to Do Before You Quit
By Mariah Ramann in Academics
Wondering how to give your resignation at work, and what steps to take before you quit? Check out our best tips for quitting your job - and leaving on good terms - here.
Read Article