Posted November 6, 2012 | 53 Comments
Hello, beautiful! Ever since I can remember, I (Emma here!) have been obsessed with beauty tips, tricks, and secrets. I’ve been known to concoct my own at-home beauty experiments trying out home remedies like honey, brown sugar, and coconut oil to get shiny hair and glowing skin. And, I’m always looking to try the next hot new mascara, eyeliner, or blush – or makeup tutorial to try. Today, I’ve rounded up eight of my favorite new DIY beauty tips to try including a special video that shows you how to achieve a perfect DIY bridal makeup look. And, as a special thank you for stopping by, we’re giving away a FREE beauty gift to THREE lucky readers! Read on to find out more + enjoy!
DIY Beauty Tips to Try
1. DIY Lip Exfoliator
Three ingredients is all it takes to get glowing, winter-ready lips. Slough off dead skin cells with ingredients in your home thanks to this DIY here from the ModCloth blog.
2. The DIY Dressed-Up Ponytail
3. How-To Winged Eyes with SCOTCH TAPE
Um, hello? Why haven’t I thought of this? I always struggle with a perfect line of eyeliner. Now, you can get perfectly lined lids thanks to the lovelies of The Beauty Department. Get the full how-to here.
4. DIY At-Home Spa Treatments
5. DIY Banana Hair Moisturizer
Revitalize your dry hair with a DIY banana hair moisturizer using a few easy-to-find ingredients. Get the how-to here.
6. No Makeup Makeup Look
I’m not a heavy-on-the-makeup kind of girl for everyday, so this tutorial is great for glowing on a daily basis, sans heavy application. Check out this tutorial from Thirty Handmade Days.
7. How to Naturally Remove Blackheads
Pesky blackheads – who needs ‘em? Get rid of them quickly with this natural tutorial by As We Grow.
8. DIY Bridal Makeup Tutorial
Sam from Real Techniques shares how to do your own Bridal Makeup in the video below. She uses a set of professional brushes which is important when achieving your look. Watch the video and scroll down for a chance to win a set of brushes (our special giveaway!)
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Giveaway Winners Announced! Congratulations to Allison, Liliana, and Emily C, our winners for the brush giveaway! Please check your inbox for details on claiming your prize.
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Enter below for a chance to win a set of professional makeup brushes AND a set of professional eye makeup brushes for FREE (as used in the above video) by Real Techniques! Simply comment below on why you’d like to win these brushes. Enter by November 14th, 2012 at 11:59pm. We’ll randomly select three lucky winners on November 15th using random.org and announce the winners in the blog. Share the giveaway on Facebook*, Twitter*, and Pinterest* (one time daily per method: comment, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest per person).
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