Fresh-Faced for Spring: Beauty Trends and Tips for Spring 2013

On a recent department store shop session, I found myself lingering — not in the expected end-of-winter-sale-section, but at the please-make-me-pretty makeup counter.  This wasn’t for my usual replenishment of mainstay products.  I had come for a proper sit down.  With the warmer weather on the rise, the time was right to update my beauty routine!

What better way to learn the latest makeup must-haves than from the experts themselves?  It was a fully rewarding experience — I came out with a whole new look, and all the supplies needed to freshen my face for spring.  Ready to give it a go?  Here’s where to start.

Makeup Trends and Tips for Spring 2013!

Go for the Glow

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Though not exactly a newcomer to the beauty world, luminous skin is once again in this spring.   Apparently, everyone wants the I-just-got-back-from-the-Bahamas sheen.  In order to achieve a dewy finish, your skin needs to be properly prepped.  Try a BB cream for the ultimate in multitasking.  And once you’ve found your shade, finish off with a highlighter.  Then dust on some bronzer to complete the look.

Brighten the Eyes

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Get ready to indulge your eyes in a standout moment!  Have fun with blue shadows and teal liners, and get the final pop by tightlining your lashes.