The Ultimate Drugstore Makeup Tips You Need

Find out the best ways to navigate the wild world of drugstore makeup.

The Ultimate Drugstore Makeup Tips You Need

If you are tired of spending a fortune to fulfill your basic makeup needs, there is hope for you yet. These days, drugstore makeup is as good—and at times even better—than the luxury products we are taught to prefer. Find out how to effectively buy affordable makeup today.


Eyeshadow

Eyeshadow

Now that eyeshadow palettes are gaining in popularity, you can find plenty of reputable drugstore versions that are just as pigmented and long-lasting. Not only do palettes allow you a diversity of options, they are also budget-friendly, since you are getting so many colors in one convenient set. To enhance your eyeshadow and take it up a notch, all you need to do is dip a damp shadow brush in the color of your choosing and that will up the intensity.

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3 Dos & Don'ts for Microwaving Popcorn

Microwave guru chef Matt Abdoo has his three tips for making the best, fluffiest and perfectly cooked popcorn.

Microwave popcorn is one of the best snacks! But sometimes it's difficult to get that perfect bowl. So microwave guru chef Matt Abdoo has his three tips for making the best, fluffiest and perfectly cooked popcorn.

DON'T USE THE POPCORN BUTTON

As tempting and easy as it may be, don't fall for the "Popcorn" button on your microwave. Not all microwaves are made the same, so they won't cook your bag the same way either. And there's no sensor to determine when the bag is ready, so it'll just keep cooking your popcorn until the set amount of time finishes.

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