13 Hair and Makeup Rules Every Beauty Editor Breaks

When you spend your time getting to know the ins and outs of the beauty world, you learn that while guidelines are helpful, hard-and-fast commandments are meant to be broken. (Except one: Thou shalt wear SPF daily!)

Why? Because some of our favorite tips and practices have been the result of defying the norm. As an example, when I stopped shampooing my hair, I finally got the mane of my dreams. Whether it’s covering up those dark circles with an unexpected tool or going against face-washing recommendations, these are the times being a little rebellious has paid off.

Keep reading to see which rules beauty editors love to break!