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So this is just a quick really handy tutorial, it can be used to blacken out one tooth, or as I used it to create a fang/animal toothed look. Video: . Any questions, let me know! I'll be happy to help.
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A great way to get perfect liner all the time, every time! Taking long to design or apply your liner? Here's an easy way how.
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Finally, here's a quick tutorial on how you can mix your own homemade mixing medium! It's quick, easy and inexpensive. The challenge is finding glycerin, but its out there.
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This look is guaranteed to have an impact at your Halloween party or next costumed event! Give yourself a dramatic fallen angel look with pale foundation, dark eye makeup and small gems you can apply with a few dabs of spirit gum. Spooky!
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This tutorial video will teach you to make your very own mixing medium for makeup from materials you can get at home. You will need Glycerin & Purified Water I suggest that you make this in small batches because the shelf life is only 2 weeks.
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