Makeup Ideas

Beauty Crisis SOS!

Beauty Crisis SOS!
How makeup pro Simone Otis quick-fixed models at Marc Jacobs

 

 

Problem: Big zit

Problem: Severely dry lips

Problem: Dark under-eye bags

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silverProblem:
Big zit

Remedy: Clean the spot with alcohol, then use a small amount of foundation to cover it. If it’s very developed (read: whitehead) and a self-extraction is absolutely necessary, use a cleanser afterward that contains an antibacterial agent.

Magic potion: Dermalogica Medicated Clearing Gel, 50 mL, $53.

 

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silverProblem:
Severely dry lips

Remedy: Use a new toothbrush to lightly exfoliate your lips or rub them with a washcloth, followed by an application of petroleum jelly (no alcohol or camphor) or a moisturizer for extremely dry, chapped skin.

Magic potion: Eucerin Aquaphor, 396 g, $24.

 

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silverProblem:
Dark under-eye bags

Remedy: Lightly tap the area with your finger to get the circulation going, then use a peach-toned concealer with good consistency (one that won’t drag across your skin or blend away entirely).

Magic potion: Chantecaille Total Concealer, $48.

 

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