Apply Mascara Using a Business Card to Prevent Smudges

Edited by Todnih, Kara, Eng, Doug Collins and 2 others

Hi, you're watching VisiHow. My name is Kara, In this video I will show you how to use mascara to get the look you want fast. If you have to go somewhere and you don't have much time and you don't want to mess up your makeup, this technique is for you.

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    I'm going to use a business card
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    This is a good technique for girls want to do their eyes fast or if you are just starting out and learning how to apply a makeup.
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    I am placing the business card behind my upper lashes
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    It will serve as a shield against the mascara.
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    Applying the mascara with the business card covering your upper eyelid
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    The business card will take the hit so your eyelid will be protected from the mascara.
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    Notice I am adjusting the position of the business card and applying the mascara on the other part of my eyelashes
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    This is one of the tips being used by the makeup artists on runway shows because they have to do makeup really fast and they have tons of models. Often the makeup artists have only a few seconds to apply makeup.
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    As you can see the business card got a little smeared
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    I am going to do the same to my other eye
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    Place the business card straight on top of the lash lid
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    By pulling it back a little bit, it will open up my eyelid and my eyelashes will face upwards so I can apply the mascara easily
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    Now I am changing the angle of the card to get the rest of my eyelashes done
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    Just checking to see if I am satisfied with the mascara on my upper eyelashes
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    Now I'm going to move to the bottom eyelashes, using the same technique
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    Only this time, I am putting the business card under my lower lashes.
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    Applying the mascara to my lower eyelashes
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    Doing the same to the other eye
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    You just watched me show you how to apply mascara when you are in a rush
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    This is VisiHow and my name is Kara, Thank you for watching. If you have any questions or you would like to get more tips on beauty, makeup or hairstyles, please leave your questions in the section below. Thank you, bye!
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Categories : Makeup & Cosmetics

Recent edits by: Dougie, Doug Collins, Eng

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