With the summer quickly heading our way, we’ve broken down the ultimate beauty hacks to have you looking and feeling your best. In heat or shine, these tricks and tips will have 2017 be your best summer yet! Let it shine!
Bobby pin eyeliner: Ok, folks, we know that trying to accomplish the perfect wing-tipped eyeliner is as hard as quantum algebra, but we’ve got a solution that will have you saying ‘holy wing!’ every time. Simply grab a poppy pin, and place it along your eye where you want your wing-tip to be.. Now outline the bobby pin with eyeliner, fill in the rest, and walla!, the perfect wing- tipped eyeliner! One of our favorite liquid eyeliners perfect for the wing-tipped job is NYX’s assortment of multi-color liner options. For a more in depth explanation, follow the tutorial.
For those who want that effortless contoured look, but don’t want to spend hours slaving in front of the mirror, we have a little trick we like to call ‘Three’s company’. Instead of brushing bronzing powder all over your face, simply apply the powder in the formation of a number ‘3’ on both sides of your face. A go-to bronzer for us, La Prairie seems to suit all skin types and colors. For more detailed instructions, follow the illustration.
Sure we all crave white teeth, but just how far are we willing to go to gain those pearly whites? While professional whitening systems like at-home strips or professional dental bleaching can be expensive, there are a few other ways to achieve those sparkling whites. Simply mix together one teaspoon of freshly squeezed lemon juice, and one teaspoon of baking soda to form a bubbly mixture. With a q- tip brush on teeth for about one minute before thoroughly rinsing.
For those who have to discover the never-ending magic of coconut oil, welcome to the year 2017. From a wonderfully hydrating hair mask, to skins totally amazing all-natural moisturizer, to surprisingly gentle yet effective shaving cream, it seems there is little coconut oil can’t do. Check out more tricks and tips for coconut oil use wit this link.
With the summer here, we are all bound to get a little carried away with our sun action once in a while. After a long day under the rays, nothing is better than a hydrating skin peel to melt away that peeling or dry skin. For this DIY hack, simply mix together ½ teaspoon coconut oil ½ teaspoon finely ground coffee beans. Lather thoroughly on face, let sit for about 10 minutes, wash off. Follow this think for further instructions.
Ah, don’t we all wish we could have that just-got-back-from-the-beach hair all year round? With the summer months in full-swing, this DIY hair style can give you beach perfect waves even on the days when you’re at the office! All you will need is a spray bottle, coconut milk, coconut oil, sea salt, and a few drops of scented essential oil. Follow this link for a step-by-step guide to the perfect waves all year round!