Be Irresistible With This Date Night Makeup | Clozette

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Date night is all about looking and feeling your best while having fun with your significant other. From the clothes you wear down to your makeup--it should all blend together nicely suiting any date night activity you may have planned. So if you're looking to impress with a sultry, irresistible makeup look, we've got just the look for you. 


It's simple and can easily transition through activities, remaining wearable no matter what your significant other may have planned. From brunch to bowling to a romantic dinner, this simple and subtle smokey-eye is definitely a date-night staple. 


Watch as Sonya from Style School on ClozetteTV teaches you how to create this sultry makeup for that perfect date night look.



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Foundation: Estee Lauder Double Wear



This worry-free, long-wearing foundation  stays fresh and looks natural through heat and humidity and doesn't smudge on clothes. It has a flawless medium-to-full coverage and feels lightweight and comfortable to wear--a perfect combination for date night.


Setting Powder: Laura Mercier Loose Setting Powder



This setting powder contains the finest French 'cashmere' talc and results in a sheer, silky coverage that looks and feels natural.



Neutral Eye Palette: Smashbox 'Full Exposure' Palette



This travel-friendly palette features 8 must-have neutral eyeshadow shades that range from nudes to blacks, with long-wearing shimmery to smooth matte finishes. It's also easy-to-apply and crease-resistant.


Eyebrow Pencil: Bobbi Brown Brow Pencil




If you don't want to fuss around with eyebrow powder, then here's a product for you. These creamy, blendable pencils give the natural look of eyebrow powder with the precision of a pencil. 


Liquid Eyeliner: Anna Sui Liquid Eyeliner



This eyeliner  by Anna Sui features a waterproof, smudge-resistant, and highly-pigmented formula. It also has a defined tip for precision application, perfect for creating that winged-eye look.


Eyelash Curler: Shu Uemura Eyelash Curler



The iconic Shu Uemura eyelash curler is designed to have ultimate precision for that perfect curl. Its curved angle suits all eye shape, giving your dramatically curled lashes every time.


Mascara: YSL Volume Effect Faux Cils Baby Doll



This Faux Cils Baby Doll mascara magnifies your eyes through its dual-length bristles that coats and lengthens your lashes, pulling them upwards for a wide-eyed doll look.


Bronzer: Jane Iredale Bronzing Powder



Must have product for the ultimate sun-kissed look. This bronzer can be used to both contour or warm up the edges of your face with its blendable formula offering a natural wash of colour.


Blush: Wild About Beauty Ultra Sheer Powder Blush



This ultra fine, sheer-colour powder blush blends into the skin beautifully for a healthy flush of colour. With beneficial ingredients such as Vitamins C, E and soothing Aloe Vera, this blush also keeps skin nourished while adding a natural pop of colour on your cheeks.


Highlighter: HOURGLASS Ambient Lighting Powder



This recreates the most flattering highlight on your face. It's the ultimate highlighter as it captures, diffuses, and softens surrounding light with its ground breaking Photoluminescent Technology. 


Lipstick: M.A.C Sheen Supreme Lipstick



This combines the colour impact of a lipstick with the shine sheen of a lipglass. It is lightweight, non-sticky, and comfortable to wear.


Shimmer Lipgloss: Barry M Lip Gloss



Lipgloss by Barry M. features a lightweight non-sticky formula, for a sheer, glossy finish without chunky flecks of glitter.


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Going back to school doesn't have to be sad. In fact, you should be happy 'cause you're going to be reunited with your friends, learn new things, and the best part of all--shop for new clothes, makeup, and school supplies! Since it's already August, we're giving you a headstart along with our favourite Youtubers who are also back to the daily campus grind!


Here are 5 back-to-school videos you can watch for a great first day high!


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Study Tips + Motivation & Lifehacks for School!

by: Shelby Church




First things first, Youtuber Shelby Church helps us get motivated to study with these tips! Overall, it's really about staying organised and focused. Stay away from distractions and take short breaks in between to recharge. That way, you're always productive and your mind is always fresh.

BACK TO SCHOOL ROUTINE: Makeup, Hair, Outfit Idea!

by: Tara Michelle 




Outfits for school is different from dressing up for your normal, casual days because of the dress code. This shouldn't stop you from being creative with your looks! Watch this video by Tara Michelle to get tips on how to get ready for school in an outfit that's safe for every dress code! 




Back to School Supplies Haul 2015

by: MissTiffanyMa 




Another great thing about the back-to-school season is that you have another reason to shop.This video by MissTiffanyMa serves as a motivation to get excited about the school year ahead. Also, you'll have an idea on how to organise everything when it comes to your notes, activities, and schedule. 



Life Hacks for Back to School! Alisha Marie

by: AlishaMarie 




To know more about how you can outsmart the stress of school, watch this video by AlishaMarie. You will learn various tips on keeping your gym shoes smell good, using the command + F for a fast way to search your notes, and having a timed playlist so you won't be late in school! 



DIY Back to School Projects! Supplies, Room Decor & Clothes 

by: Aspyn Ovard




If you want get creative then DIY school supplies and room decors are also fun to try for the season. Watch this one by Aspyn Ovard so you can make use of washi tapes and keep your stuff looking nice and exciting. You can even make your own matchy-matchy pieces!




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Sometimes, we're just not having a good skin day, but instead of not going out and sulking in one corner, get your research on and solve them! That's what skincare products are made for anyway. Aside from that, just be patient and let your products do the work for you and you'll have clear skin again in no time! 


Here's a list of 5 skincare problems and how to solve them! 


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Acne



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It's hard to resist popping that pimple when you're having a breakout, but trust us, not touching it is the best you can do. Let the magic of various products with benzoyl peroxide, green tea, tea tree oil, lemon, and sage extract do the clearing out for you. Change up your skincare regimen for the time being and use a facial wash that treats acne, a clearing toner, and a moisturizer that specializes is busting out those pimples. Just don't go overboard as it may irritate your skin and cause more pimples! You can also go ahead and use a drying lotion or if it gets worse, visit your derma. 

Dry Skin



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Dry skin can either be your natural skin type or caused by some of the products you put on our skin. It's best to stay away from harsh products and stick to gentle ones, However, if the dry patches are really showing up, go on a hydrating spree. There are tons of products that give you that extra moisture you need, just look for keywords such as "hydrating" and "moisturising". For an instant hydrated feeling, you can also go for masks. Just put it on top of your face, rest for a while, and remove the mask. You'll feel rejuvenated in an instant!



Wrinkles



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You may be young but when wrinkles start appearing around your eyes and the corners of your mouth, it's downhill from there. The best way to "cure" wrinkles is to prevent them as early as now. Buy anti-aging moisturisers, serums, and the most important one of all--sunblock. The sun's harmful rays are the biggest contributors to signs of skin aging, so make sure you're protected all over. Wear a pair sunnies and a hat for extra protection!



Big Pores and Oily Skin



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Big pores and oily skin are caused by the environment your skin goes through over time. You can solve this by "shrinking" them and making them less noticeable. Keep your eye out for retinol or vitamin C as these antioxidants help the skin increase collagen and elastin production while simultaneously loosening dirt and oil from the pores. You can also go for makeup products that absorb oil to reduce the shine on your T-zone. Lastly, commit to regular exfoliation at least 2-3 times a week and you'll get better skin over time! 




Scars



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If you popped your pimples (it's okay, we're all guilty of that) then chances are you'll also be a victim of scarring. Go for products that have honey, cucumber extracts, olive oil, and lemon juice. Or, since these are ingredients that you can find at home, go for a D-I-Y skin remedy. It will be fun and your skin will love the natural ingredients too!



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