There’ve been hundreds of songs written about California (and Cali girls) … and for good reason. From their glowing skin to their beach-ready hair, these babes are always up for an adventure. Whether they’re off surfing in SoCal, sipping vino at a vineyard in wine country, taking in the music scene on the Sunset strip or partying in Hollywood, Cali girls know how to look the part, no matter their surroundings. But, you don’t have to live on the West Coast to look hella cool thanks to this ULTIMATE California girl tutorial created by makeup pro Marygene Rose.
Step 1. Apply a lightweight foundation all over the skin using a duo fiber stippling brush (that’s the brush with the white-tipped bristles). Lightly contour the sides of your nose, cheekbones and around the forehead near your hairline with a slightly darker foundation or a contour stick like the Lancôme Le Duo Stick. Go light with your contour product, as the goal for this look is to still maintain a natural, daytime appearance!
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