9 Secret Uses for Your Favorite Makeup Products

When it comes to makeup, our philosophy is decidedly on the “color outside the lines” side of the spectrum. We know that a lipstick is not just for your lips—nay, it can be used to add a natural flush to your cheeks, or even camouflage your dark circles (yes, truly). Our trusty translucent powder not only makes shine disappear on our face but also can fatten our lashes in a pinch. In our modern day and age, the mind-set toward makeup has taken a decidedly anarchist turn—mainly because there are literally no rules left when it comes to what you can and can’t do. In the spirit of celebrating the creative, unexpected, ever-changing world of makeup, we’re sharing nine of our favorite uses for our everyday products—not one of them involve following instructions.

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