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postheadericon How to Apply Castor Oil for Hair

How to Apply Castor Oil for Hair

Two Parts:Preparing the OilUsing the Castor OilCommunity Q&A Castor oil has long been used as a remedy for hair loss and thinning hair. It has many other uses as well, including moisturizing dry hair, taming frizz, and managing tangles. It can also make your hair grow stronger and thicker. There is much more to just slapping the castor oil on, however; how you prepare the oil will determine how easy it is to put on. This article will show you how to prepare the oil and how to apply it…

postheadericon How to Create a Steam Facial with Essential Oils

How to Create a Steam Facial with Essential Oils

Three Parts:Choosing Essential OilsPreparing a Steam FacialCleansing Your SkinCommunity Q&A Getting a facial can be an expensive treatment at most spas. Fortunately, you can easily make a luxurious steam facial at home. You probably already have most of the things you need and you can tailor your steam facial by selecting your own essential oils. Improve your circulation, clean your skin, or just relax by picking essential oils with helpful properties. Part 1 Choosing Essential Oils 1 Open your sinuses and treat colds. Several essential oils can reduce symptoms of…

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How to Apply Bright Makeup

Three Methods:EyesCheeksLipsCommunity Q&A Bright and colorful makeup is an excellent way to have fun with cosmetics. It can seem hard to pull off, but it isn’t! With a little practice and help from this article, you can start having tons of fun with your makeup. Method 1 Eyes 1 Fill in your brows. If you are doing bright eye makeup, a strong brow is a great way to frame the look. Alternatively, you could fill in your eyes with a bright eyeliner instead. 2 Prime your lids. With a heavy…

postheadericon How to Create a Style Planner

How to Create a Style Planner

Every morning, you go to your closet and change out of at least five different shirts before you finally decide on one. Using a style planner helps you to know what you’re wearing in advance. 1 Use either a new notebook or a new document. Write/type out each day (ex. Saturday, May 28th, 2011). Make sure you leave enough space to write out your complete outfit. 2 Under the date, write/type out your outfit. Try to write it the same way every time. That way, there will be less confusion….

postheadericon How to Create a Tasty Facial Scrub

How to Create a Tasty Facial Scrub

Want to learn how to make a facial scrub that doesn’t just feel great? Here are several variations of a scrub that also tastes amazing! 1 Take out two bowls. Get about ten medium to large strawberries, wash them, and put them in one of the bowls. 2 Make some Cream of Wheat. Put the finished product in the other bowl. Put in about 3 teaspoons of honey. 3 Using your fingers or a special tool, mash the strawberries until they form a pulp. Don’t squish them too much, but…

postheadericon How to Create a Smoky Eye Effect

How to Create a Smoky Eye Effect

Four Parts:Gathering Your MaterialsCreating a Smoky EyeSpicing Up the Smoky Eye Look (Optional)Complementing Your Smoky EyesCommunity Q&A Anyone who wears makeup can appreciate the look of a smouldering, smoky eye. With the right colors and application method, it’s a simple look to achieve. Part 1 Gathering Your Materials 1 Know what colors accentuate your eyes. By choosing specific colors of eyeshadow and eyeliner, you can give your eyes an extra attention-grabbing boost. http://pad2.whstatic.com/images/thumb/c/c2/Create-a-Smoky-Eye-Effect-Step-1-Version-3.jpg/550px-Create-a-Smoky-Eye-Effect-Step-1-Version-3.jpg http://pad1.whstatic.com/images/thumb/c/c2/Create-a-Smoky-Eye-Effect-Step-1-Version-3.jpg/300px-Create-a-Smoky-Eye-Effect-Step-1-Version-3.jpg /9/96/Create a Smoky Eye Effect Step 1 Version 2.360p.mp4 Blue eyes: light, natural tones like coral…

postheadericon How to Apply Bleach to Your Face

How to Apply Bleach to Your Face

Three Parts:Dangers of Using Household BleachUsing Alternative Skin Lightening ProductsUsing Home RemediesCommunity Q&A Although the applications of bleach in anti-aging skincare are currently being studied (and have yielded some positive results thus far) the use of household bleach in facial skincare is strongly discouraged by doctors. Proponents of the popular yet dangerous “bleach facial” trend claim that bleach has a healing, regenerating effect and leaves skin with a youthful glow. However, it is important to remember that bleach is a caustic substance and can wreak havoc on your skin if…

postheadericon How to Apply Bronzer

How to Apply Bronzer

Whether you have fears about tanning, very pale skin, or want to learn how to contour your face, applying bronzer is the ultimate solution. Applying bronzer incorrectly can make your face look orange or dirty though, so follow these steps for easy and perfect bronzer application. 1 Choose a bronzer. Since the purpose of a bronzer is to darken the complexion subtly, the one you choose will depend on your skin tone as well as how dramatic a change you’re looking for. Generally, it should only be two shades darker…

postheadericon How to Apply BB Cream

How to Apply BB Cream

Four Parts:Choosing the Right BB CreamApply BB Cream with Your FingersApply BB Cream with a SpongeApply BB Cream with a BrushCommunity Q&A BB Cream is a popular all-in-one cosmetic that often acts as a moisturizer, primer, and light foundation. If you have never used it before, though, you could easily make the mistake of applying too much. If you need help learning how to apply it correctly, keep reading. Part 1 Choosing the Right BB Cream 1 Find out what the BB Cream offers. While every BB Cream has a…

postheadericon How to Create a Sharpie Tattoo

How to Create a Sharpie Tattoo

Three Methods:Sample Tattoo DesignsUsing Baby Powder and HairsprayUsing Gel Deodorant and Tracing PaperCommunity Q&A Have you ever wanted a tattoo but you were either too young, too broke, or didn’t want to commit to something for life? Luckily, you can create a fake tattoo unique to your style without breaking the bank or your moral code. Try making a tattoo use a sharpie with either baby powder and hairspray, or with gel deodorant. All the following methods should help you accomplish creating your “Sharpie Tattoo!” Sample Tattoo Designs Sample Tattoo…