Best Beauty Tip? Take your time!
I came to a very basic realization as I put on my makeup this morning: applying makeup is all about taking your time. Yeah, the reason why I've never been able to do my eyeshadow in the past is because I usually do it with two shades of color, one lousy applicator and in about 30 seconds ... in the car. Don't get me wrong, having the right tools are important, too. I can't say that having a lot of makeup options and nice brushes doesn't help. But doing a decent eye is all about taking time and blending. It's about a lot of blending!
In writing this blog, I've realized that the reason why I'm so clueless about makeup is because I just don't take the time to do it right. I don't want to take twice as long to get ready for work and therefore I rush. That's not to say that I really am invested in spending more time doing this beauty stuff. But it means that if I don't take my time to apply makeup, I shouldn't complain that it doesn't look right.
Or, I should learn the best shortcuts.
Anyway, this was just a long way of asking the following question: