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Skincare Myths Debunked

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Should Concealer Be Lighter Than Your Skin Tone?
Skincare Myths Debunked
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Don't buy concealer that's a shade or two lighter than your skin tone or you may end up resembling a raccoon. To properly conceal dark circles, pick a concealer that's yellow-based, and better yet, try out concealers at Sephora or a department store counter where you can test drive a product on your dark circles before you buy. (Skip the wrist tests, too).

Looking gorgeous starts with prepping your face correctly. Everything I know about concealer, foundation and more is in this awesome article, 20 Makeup Tips for Gorgeous Skin.

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