Archive for the ‘Personal Care and Style’ Category

postheadericon How to Apply Eyelid Primer

How to Apply Eyelid Primer

Two Methods:Choosing a PrimerApplying PrimerCommunity Q&A There’s nothing more frustrating than laboring over your eye makeup in the morning, only to have it fade by lunchtime. What’s the point of perfecting your cat eye when it’s wiped off or melting down your face by the time you’re ready to go out? Luckily, with the super quick, super easy application an eyelid primer, you can rest assured your eye makeup will stay in place all day. Method 1 Choosing a Primer 1 Choose the right shade of primer. For general, every…

postheadericon How to Apply Eid Makeup

How to Apply Eid Makeup

Two Parts:Eye makeupLip makeupCommunity Q&A A time of celebration with family and friends who come to visit, the three days of Eid are a time to jazz up your makeup so that you can look and feel special, by both day and night. Part 1 Eye makeup 1 Make your eyes the focal point. Eyes are the main beauty of a human being, so this is the area to focus on the most closely. For the daytime, choose soft, neutral colors that highlight in a natural night. For nighttime, the…

postheadericon How to Create Coconut Ginger Hand Scrub

How to Create Coconut Ginger Hand Scrub

Two Methods:PreparationMaking the scrubCommunity Q&A Whether you’re looking for a great way to slough off dead skin cells or you need a gift for a friend with a personal touch, creating your own coconut ginger hand scrub at home is easy and fun. Ad Ingredients 1 cup turbinado sugar (otherwise known as raw sugar) ? cup coconut oil ? cup almond oil (or any other cold-pressed oil) 1 tbsp coarsely chopped ginger Steps Method 1 Preparation 1 If you’re planning to give these hand scrubs out as gifts, multiply the…

postheadericon How to Accessorize a Summer White Outfit

How to Accessorize a Summer White Outfit

Three Parts:Choosing the Perfect Hat, Scarves, Jackets, and BeltsChoosing the Right Shoes and HandbagsChoosing the Perfect JewelryCommunity Q&A From linen cargo pants to elegant cocktail dresses, nothing screams warm weather style quite like a breezy summer-white outfit. While white is a neutral and matches the majority of what one might throw at it, you should take the time to carefully choose the right accessories to create a fashionable look. Summer-white can be used for casual attire, but it can also be dressed up for a night on the town. Part…

postheadericon How to Create a Waistline

How to Create a Waistline

The waistline is an area of the body that is often associated with the “spare tire.” This is a layer of fat that resembles a tire that wraps its way around the mid section of the body. It generally occurs as a result of years worth of bad eating habits and a sedentary lifestyle. If your waistline has fallen victim to the spare tire and your goal is to get it back, there are several things that you can do to make it happen. It takes some dedication, some dietary…

postheadericon How to Apply Corpsepaint

How to Apply Corpsepaint

Corpsepaint, not to be confused with zombie makeup, dead makeup, or Goth makeup, is a makeup style favored by black metal bands. It was originated by the vocalist of Mayhem, Per “Dead” Ohlin, who wanted to look like a corpse on stage. To apply corpsepaint, follow these directions. 1 Apply a thin layer of white base on your face. Make sure you use enough to make your face at least several shades lighter, but not enough so that you look like a geisha or a clown. Generally, it’s a good…

postheadericon How to Apply Dark Eyeshadow

How to Apply Dark Eyeshadow

Dark eyeshadow requires careful application to ensure that it’s not overwhelming or poorly defined. This article explains how to add darker colored eyeshadow in an effective way. 1 Wash your face, making sure you wipe off any dirt or old makeup. Always start with a newly clean face before putting on makeup. 2 Apply all your makeup except for your eye makeup. This includes foundation, blush, concealer, lipstick, lip gloss, etc. This also includes doing your eyebrows. 3 Apply a light tinting makeup/eye shadow to your eyelids. This eye shadow…

postheadericon How to Create a Twist Out on Natural Hair

How to Create a Twist Out on Natural Hair

Five Parts:Sectioning HairDetangling and Oiling HairTwisting the HairFinishing the LookTaking Down the TwistsCommunity Q&A This article covers how to create a flat twist-out on natural hair. In these instructions, you will learn the right way to detangle your hair, what oils are best for creating the perfect twist-out, how to create a flat twist, and how to keep your twist out looking nice all week. Part 1 Sectioning Hair 1 Start with wet hair. 2 Part hair straight down the middle. Use a hair tie to secure one side of…

postheadericon How to Apply Conditioner to Your Hair

How to Apply Conditioner to Your Hair

Three Methods:Using Regular ConditionerUsing a Leave-In ConditionerUsing a Deep ConditionerCommunity Q&A Shampooing your hair on a regular basis will remove both the dirt and grime buildup in your hair, but also the helpful natural oils. In addition to regular use of hot tools, chemicals, and natural weathering, your hair can be left dry, frizzy and damaged. However, this can be easily fixed with the use of a conditioner. There are three general types of conditioner – traditional conditioner, leave-in conditioner, and deep conditioner – each performing a similar task of…

postheadericon How to Apply Coconut Oil for Healthier Hair

How to Apply Coconut Oil for Healthier Hair

Do you have dry or brittle hair? Well that can change in just one use! This oil is so good for your hair that it makes it stronger, healthier, shinier, and actually can make your hair grow faster. 1 First you will need to go buy (Coconut Oil) from your local store. 2 This oil is one of the best in oomphing up your hair! It does absolute wonders to your hair! 3 When you get the Coconut Oil, pour some in a small cup, but don’t pour too much,…