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Easy Everyday Contouring and Highlighting

Contouring and highlighting has been a huge makeup trend in recent years, and with good reason - you can use concealer to achieve more defined cheek bones, to make your lips look bigger, and my personal favorite - to hide a double chin. And despite all of the intricate tutorials out there, I want to show you that it can actually be quick an easy!

The first trick is to start with the right concealer shades. First, let’s get one thing straight: when I say highlighter, I do not mean the super light and shimmery highlighter that should only be reserved for above the cheekbones. I’ve seen all too many makeup vloggers apply that all over, from the forehead to the tip of the nose, to the cupid’s bow and the chin. Those however, are rather places for a creamy skin-tone concealer.


How to Pick the Right Shade of Concealer

For the highlights, you want a concealer that is one to two shades lighter than your foundation. If you just go one shade lighter, as I have, pick one with a yellow tone, so y…

Pic of the Week: Snow Day

Image by Krisztina Williams
We finally got our first heavy snow here in MD! Unfortunately it melted the next day, but it was beautiful while it lasted!

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  1. I can't believe we've all gone so long with out snow...

    PS. Your house? gorgeous!

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  2. Thanks, Nicole! It's actually my neighbor's. Mine is identical, but that's because they're townhomes. I'd LOVE it if the whole things was my house!!

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  3. Wow that's lovely! Its like Christmas again :0)

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  4. Nice. Not too much snow, but enough to paint a picture.

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