You're Doing It Wrong: Covering Up Your Under Eye Circles

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July 31, 2013

We love handbags, but no one wants to walk around with bags (aka dark circles) underneath their eyes. Eye concealer can be used to hide these circles, but unless you are applying it the right way, concealer can actually accentuate your under eye bags. We chatted with one of our fav makeup artists, Bobbi Brown, to find out how to properly disguise those unwanted bags. But before you start slathering on the concealer, you’ll need to find one that’s right for your skin tone. Bobbi recommends searching for a yellow-based creamy concealer that is one shade lighter than your natural skin tone. This helps masks the blue discoloration and brightens the skin. If you’re extremely fair, a porcelain-toned concealer is your best bet. Got it? Now check out the slideshow for Bobbi Brown’s awesome concealer tips.

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