Makeup doesn’t have to have rules. Even if a product is sold as a lipstick or blush or eyeshadow, a powder is really just a powder and a cream is just a cream. As long as the ingredients are eye- and lip-safe, these products be used in a multitude of ways. So look through your makeup stash, get creative, and read on to discover new uses for products you probably already have!
Lipstick does triple duty on lips, eyes, and cheeks
NudeStix Gel Color Lip + Cheek Balm in Pulse, $28.
Cream blush works on eyes, lips, and cheeks too
Fenty Beauty By Rihanna Match Stix Shimmer Skinstick, $31.
Cream eyeshadow doubles as highlight
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Brow pomade doubles as eyeliner
Anastasia Beverly Hills DIPBROW Pomade, $24.
Powder is just powder
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Powder eyeshadow doubles as brow powder
Fantasy-coloured highlighters work all over the face
Fenty Beauty Killawatt Foil Freestyle Highlighter Duo in Mimosa Sunrise/Sangria Sunset, $36 USD.
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The setting spray sandwich
Urban Decay All Nighter Long-Lasting Makeup Setting Spray, $40.
Lip balm is a handbag hero
Rosebud Perfume Co. Rosebud Salve in a Tube, $9.
Eye cream can treat lip lines, too
Exfoliating acids work well as a deodorant
Stridex Daily Care Acne Pads with Salycilic Acid, $20.
Facial oils moisturize face and body and revive cream eyeshadow
Conditioner is your shower’s MVP
Dry shampoo doubles as texturizing spray
Hairspray holds unruly brows in place
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