Category Archives: DIY Beauty

A Lash-Growing Mascara Hack

A Lash Growing Mascara Hack | www.annemariemitchell.com

A common question I regularly get asked as a makeup artist is how to grow out a healthy set of natural lashes. The immediate solution would be to slap on a pair of falsies or buy a set of ridiculously expensive temporary implants (which can tear out your natural lashes as they fall out btw).  […]

How to Clean False Lashes

How to Clean False Lashes | www.annemariemitchell.com

  With Christma-hana-kwanzica parties galore, there’s really no better time to pop on a set of false lashes and get festive. While there’s no better feeling than pulling them off after a long night, there is always an edge of disappointment. Those pretty lashes you bought the other day are nasty with dried glue and […]

Winter Beauty Hacks

WINTER BEAUTY HACKS

Winter on the doorstep doesn’t have to mean imminent doom for your beauty routine. I’ve got some hacks to get you through the cold, long winter and keep your beautimous self looking better than ever.  USE COCONUT OIL AS SHAVING CREAM  During winter months, skin gets dry and flaky–especially with those hot showers we’re taking. […]

DIY Coconut Lime Sugar Body Scrub

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My ocean/mermaid themed baby shower made a splash over this past weekend (see what I did there?). Amidst all the preparations and frolicking, my crafty, inner mommy homemaker got the better of me and I decided to create some homemade, organic body scrubs to give out to the winners of each baby shower game. I […]

DIY Eyeshadow/Blush Palette

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Every eyeshadow or blush needs a home to call their own. Many companies (MAC, Z-palettes) offer numerous storage solutions for eyeshadow and blushes. It is so simple, inexpensive and fun to make your own. Plus, you can customize them with fun designs to make them look unique and match your personality. I chose cute mustaches […]

DIY Mixing Medium and Makeup Setting Spray

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Lets face it.  Its frustrating when you apply your favorite eyeshadow and before you know it, it either applies dull and sheer or has made a mad prison break and fallen all underneath your eye area.  Congratulations, you now look like you’ve been punched in the face.  It’s even more annoying when you look in […]