Saturday, June 8, 2013

11 Worst & Bad Beauty Mistakes

{1} Too much blush
 Apply a small amount on the apples of the cheeks and sweep upwards towards the hair line. Looking like a clown is not the look you want to achieve unless it's for a Halloween costume.

{2} Mismatched face & neck
Don't forget to match your face to your neck. To avoid looking like you are wearing a mask, blend your foundation down your neck to the decolletage.


{3} Hair down past your derriere
Long hair is beautiful and sexy, but it can be way too much of a good thing. 

 If I had known that super long hair was going to be the new thing in a few years, I would never have cut it. My hair used to be this long.

{4} Visible Lip Liner
There is no need to contour your lips in a shade darker than your skin tone or lipstick. Find a shade that matches or close to it.

{5} Public Grooming
Keep the nail clipping and hair brushing behind closed doors or at least in the ladies room. 


{6} Bronzer Overboard
Bronzer should make the skin appear warmer and if blended properly it is used to contour. NOT to look like Lindsay Lohan. {Enough said}

{7} Chipped Manicures
For goodness sakes, if you don't have the time to do a fresh coat of polish then take it off and buff your nails.

{8} Excessive Glitter
A little glitter is nice, but no one wants to look like a kindergarten's craft project.

{9} Overfilled Lips
We all know that Angelina Jolie has nice natural full lips that everyone wants, but looking like a fish when you overdose on botox isn't!

{10} Long, Curving Nails
A little length with polish is acceptable but once your nails make texting a challenge than its time to pull out the clippers.

Long, Curving Nails

{11} Tanning
We all know the cons of tanning and we all love to do it. Wear an SPF 30 or higher and/ or Self Tanner.


  1. I am sitting here about to fall off my computer chair laughing! Those pics were awesome girlfriend!!! Love the long hair and long yellow nails ;] I completely agree with you on all of them...
    Happy Friday wishing you a fab weekend!!!!

    The Parlor Girl

  2. totally agree with all of these.. especially #2- it's just not a good look haha

    & Pretty Things

  3. Fantastic tips! I for one, HATE when people clip their nails in public. It is probably my biggest pet peeve.

    Champagne Lifestyle on a Beer Budget

  4. Love this post! I have seen people with the craziest beauty no no's!


  5. Thanks for shedding light on some very common issues many people make but no one likes to talk about! Haha



  6. I think you got the best of the worst beauty mistakes. I agree with all these, but especially the chipped nail polish. Definitely a pet peeve of mine, just take off the polish ladies! ha ha

    Thanks for sharing!

  7. Once someone started clipping their nails on the train to work.. It was horrible. Just horrible!

  8. I completely agree with you! These are definitely things every woman should remember!

  9. These are all great tips that everyone seems to forget. I can't stand people who brush their hair while at restaurants, and the sound of nail clipping in public is horrible!

  10. The excessive glitter kills me. This is such a great list. So helpful. Lovely post, hun. If you get a sec, I'd love to hear your thoughts on my latest. xo

  11. Oh nail clipping in public gets to me. It is so gross! I have to agree with all of these.


    Fashion and Beauty Finds

  12. I love these tips. Thanks for sharing. You have a great blog!

    If you get a sec, check out my latest post 'Holy Chic'. I would love to read your thoughts on how I styled it.


  13. These are great! I cringed at the pic of the "hair past your derriere".


  14. This post is great!!

    xx Mounia

  15. haha i loved this post! i hate too much bronzer and a miss-matched face and neck is my biggest makeup pet peeve.

    xo brie

  16. Great post!! I always struggle with mismatched face and neck, especially in the summer I constantly have to adjust my foundation as my tan changes!!

    I just found your blog and I'm LOVING it! Just followed you on bloglovin!

    Katie's Beautique

  17. Love this post! I totally agree with you regarding those beauty mistakes.


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