9 Life-Changing Beauty Hacks Makeup.com Editors Swear By

November 01, 2019
Genesis Rivas
By: Genesis Rivas | Makeup.com by L'Oréal
9 Life-Changing Beauty Hacks Makeup.com Editors Swear By

Whether you’re a beauty editor or not, we believe no one can turn down at least trying a beauty hack. These innovative and sometimes, quick tricks have a way of making our lives just a little bit easier, especially when we need it most (a.k.a when you need to fake a blowout or need to rid your oily T-zone, STAT). After our years of researching trends, interviewing experts and trying a ton of products, we’ve kept a few tricks up our sleeve and picked the ones worth sharing. Ahead, read on for a list of beauty editor hacks to try like, now.  To Get Rid of Frizzy Hair Days for Good: “Sleep with a silk hair tie and pillow case.” — Jessica Harrington, Associate Editor Makeup.com and Skincare.com For When Mascara Wreaks Havoc on Your Completed Eyeshadow Look: “When your mascara transfers onto your eyelids, use a clean, fluffy eyeshadow brush to buff it clean.” — Genesis Rivas, Assistant Editor Makeup.com and Skincare.com

To Clean Up Messy Glitter Moments: “Use tape to get rid of glitter eyeshadow fallout.” — Lindsey Unterberger, Content Director Makeup.com and Skincare.com For When Makeup Gets on Your Clothes:  “This is one of those no-brainers you never think of: If you get makeup on your clothes, use makeup wipes to clean it off.” — Lindsey Unterberger, Content Director Makeup.com and Skincare.com To Save Your Dry Winter Lips: “Use a thick moisturizer or cream as a lip mask to remedy dry lips.” — Samantha Holender, Assistant Editor Makeup.com and Skincare.com  For the Eyeliner Novice: “Use the edge of a spoon or fork to help you create a winged liner.” — Jillian Selzer, Social Media Editor Makeup.com and Skincare.com To Perfect Your Cat-Eye:  “Anchor the palm of your hand under your chin and use that hand to draw the perfect cat-eye. It stabilizes your hand and lines up to your upper lash line perfectly.” — Alanna Martine Kilkeary, Associate Editor Makeup.com and Skincare.com  For Quick Touch-Ups: “Use a Q-tip dipped into moisturizer to clean up makeup.” — Sarah Siegal, Assistant Beauty Editor POPSUGAR  To Fake the Perfect Blowout: “Whenever I air dry my hair, I tuck my hair behind my ears to let it dry. It creates the perfect wavy bend to frame your face.” — Amanda Murray, Senior Native Style Editor and Content Strategist POPSUGAR