Why do things the hard way when there are “cheats” around them? These beauty hacks are going to make your (beauty) life so much easier.

1. Use scotch tape to get the perfect winged eyeliner

 Beauty Hack- Scotch tape for winged eyeliner

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2. Never leave red lipstick stains on your teeth again

Beauty Hacks Keep Red Lipstick Off Teeth

Purse your lips into a pout, put a finger in and swiftly pull it out. It may look odd but this actually removes the lipstick at the inner part of your lips that causes it to transfer to your teeth!

3. White or cream eyeliner makes you look more awake

Beauty Hacks Waterline Eyeliner

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4. Make your own anti-bacterial brush spray

Simply use a mixture of tea tree oil and water to create a spray for easy cleaning of your brushes. Watch this video to find out how:

5. Clean an old mascara wand to reuse it as a eyebrow brush

Beauty Hacks Save Old Mascara Wands

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6. Remove stubborn waterproof mascara with olive oil

Beauty Hacks Olive Oil

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7. Hair conditioner as emergency shaving cream

Want to shave your legs but ran out of shaving cream? Use hair conditioner instead – it’ll work just as well!

John Frieda Frizz-Ease Straight Ahead Conditioner

8. Shimmery eyeshadow in the inner eye corners to look more alert

Beauty Hacks Shimmery Eyeshadow

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9. Heat up your eyelash curler with a hairdryer

Beauty Hacks Heat Up Lash Curler

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Now you don’t have to spend the extra money on a heated eyelash curler – simply heat it manually with a hairdryer before you curl your lashes. The heated eyelash curler will make your lashes look more curled. Just be careful when you hold the lash curler right after you’ve heated it.

10. How to achieve the perfect cupid’s bow

Beauty Hacks Cupids Bow Cross

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11. Apply concealer in a triangular shape for brightening effect

Beauty Hacks Concealer

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12. Thicker and longer eyelashes with… Baby powder!

Beauty Hacks Baby Powder

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  1. Use a clean mascara spoolie or wand to pick up a little bit of powder.
  2. Apply a thin coat of it on your eyelashes
  3. Apply your mascara!

13. Use old toothbrush to tame baby hairs

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Don’t throw away that old toothbrush! Clean it well and you can use it to tame your baby hairs or fly-aways. Just spritz some hairspray on the toothbrush and slick your baby hairs to where you want it to be.