It’s the little things that matter, especially when it comes to your beauty regimen. There are some details that get overlooked when caring for your skin and hair. The small tweaks can make a world of a difference!
Count to 60 before you rinse off your cleanser.
That’s how long it takes to work, says David E. Bank, M.D., a dermatologist in Mount Kisco, New York.
Swipe mascara in the wrong direction.
Dragging the wand toward your nose versus your temple makes eyes seem wider and more awake, says NYC makeup artist Mally Roncal, who has used this technique on Beyoncé.
Stripe your foundation.
Instead of dabbing it on—a sure-bet way to get uneven coverage—draw lines down your nose and chin and across forehead and cheekbones, then blend, says NYC makeup artist Nancy Sprague.
Swap volumizers for dry shampoos.
The powdery formula does more than just soak up grease on day-two hair. Spritz it on your roots after blow-drying to gain surprising body, says Mark Townsend, celebrity stylist for Dove.