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The Cheat Sheet for Girls Trying to Look Gorgeous without Wearing Makeup ...

By Eliza

My dream is to be able to wake up and go without makeup, but to still look fabulous. That hasn’t happened yet and I still put on a full face when I go most places. I just feel better that way. If you’re in the same boat, you’ll be happy to hear there are some hacks you can incorporate into your routine that will help you go without makeup anytime you want to. Could anything be more perfect? Here they are!

1 Add Exfoliation to Your Routine

clothing, hair, forehead, hairstyle, close up, When you exfoliate your skin, you effectively slough off the top layer of dead skin cells so that healthier and fresher skin can shine through. By doing this on a regular basis, you can improve your complexion so that it looks good without foundation or blush. The experts say to exfoliate once or twice per week. Over time, you should start noticing skin that you aren’t afraid to show off.

2 Try a Morning Mask when You Get out of Bed

nose, beauty, lip, skin, mouth, Facial masks are great for infusing your skin with essential nutrients, smoothing it, and making it healthier in general. If you want to face the world with a bare face, consider a morning facial mask. It will revitalize your skin and make it glow so that you can do whatever you feel like without having to take the time to put on your makeup.

3 Make Sure Your Brows Are Well Groomed

vacation, water, sea, beach, beauty, You’d be really surprised to find how great you’ll look with groomed brows, even if you aren’t wearing any makeup at all. It’s easy to fall off the grooming bandwagon when you can fill brows in with a pencil or otherwise mask the fact that you haven’t plucked or you over plucked. Stay on top of your grooming routine and you should be able to go without makeup every day.

4 Wear a Reflective Moisturizer

hair, black, model, photography, hairstyle, Even if you don’t want to go without makeup, you have to wear moisturizer or your skin will suffer. Choose one that has reflective properties and you will get a great natural glow that you’ll love showing off to the world. These products contain particles that shine just a bit so that you can look young and fresh without having to pick up a brush or applicator. Perfect!

5 Use Eye Drops to Get Rid of Redness

clothing, hair, pink, blond, purple, When the whites of your eyes are red, it can derail your entire look. By using drops to counteract the redness, you give your entire face a fresh, healthy makeover without any cosmetics to be had. Carry the eye drops with you so that you can whip them out anytime you need them.

6 Put a Dab of Vaseline on Your Lashes

clothing, fur clothing, model, fur, portrait photography, Don’t want to mess with mascara, but want nice lush lashes? Put a tiny bit of Vaseline on them, then curl them. This will give them some sheen and darken the color so they look longer and fuller. This is a super easy way to primp before a big night out or to help you look your best for a day at the office.

7 Pay Attention to Your Lips

clothing, hair, person, hairstyle, woman, If your lips look fabulous, it won’t matter that you aren’t wearing any makeup. Exfoliate your lips so they are plump and smooth. Then slick on tinted lip balm throughout the day to give them just a dash of color. Easy, right?

8 Whiten Your Teeth

hair, face, person, nose, blond, Anyone can tell you that you can put on a your beautiful smile and won't need any makeup. However, that means taking great care of your teeth and gums. In addition to brushing and flossing regularly, you should be whitening your teeth on a consistent basis. Talk to your dentist about the right methods and how often you should be whitening. A pearly white smile will give you tons of confidence and let you skip the makeup.

9 Use a Tinted Moisturizer

hair, eyebrow, face, person, nose, A tinted moisturizer will give you a subtle glow that enhances your complexion, helps hide blemishes and eliminates the need to wear makeup. You're going to wear moisturizer in the morning anyway, so you might as well make it do double duty for you. Tinted moisturizer is available in a huge range of prices so you should have no trouble finding one that fits your budget.

10 Add a Serum to Your Routine

eyebrow, hair, face, person, nose, Serums are essentially concentrated versions of your typical beauty products. What makes them so great is that they usually target a specific issue, such as dryness or acne. By using serums that target your skin problems, you can create a smooth face that doesn't need makeup. There are loads of serums out there so talk to your dermatologist about which ones would be best for your skin's needs.

Which of these tips will you try first? Do you prefer to wear makeup or go without it?

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