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There’s a makeup tool that often gets overlooked by the beauty crowds, and while it’s a staple for every eyebrow routine, it’s usually not picked up for any other task. The tool we’re talking about? The spoolie, of course — basically a clean mascara brush that combs through and evens out our brow. Ahead, find three other spoolie hacks for makeup that you’ve never tried before.  

Feathered + Splattered Eye Makeup

First and foremost, spoolies don’t just work well for grooming — they’re also an excellent tool if you want to get a little more out of the box with your makeup. Try dipping a spoolie into your favorite makeup paint or liquid eyeshadow, and create cool strokes with it on your lids for a feathered avant-garde look. Want to push the envelope even further? Try splattering liquid shadows onto your lids with the same type of spoolie brush.

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The Ultimate Lash Comb

Spoolies do wonders at keeping our eyebrows in check, but when it comes to separating our lashes after a long day, we also often turn to these magical brushes. This is a great trick for refreshing your mascara if you’re re-applying your makeup for a night out — comb through your lashes gently, and apply another coat to revitalize your eyes.

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Nail Polish Ain’t Seen Nothin

Probably the most out of the box spoolie hack: You can remove nail polish with them! Dip a plastic spoolie into your nail polish remover of choice, and scrub off any existing polish as a final step in cleansing your nails. The bristles work wonderfully to get into every crack and crevice of your nail bed and will become your new favorite lacquer-removing method.

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