makeup-bagWith, false tan, liquid eyeliner and contouring, practise makes perfect and we’ll admit to a fair share of make-up mishaps, while trying to master our technique.

Cue wet wipes; if in doubt, simply wipe clean and start again.

These looks below didn’t get the wet wipe memo, they are simply shocking and we believe they should never have been allowed out in public.

Case study 1:

makeupforlifeThe Nineties make-up crime; favoured by the likes of Pamela Anderson, a dark lip liner teamed with a light lipstick.

Case study 2:

http3.bp.blogspotThe Scouse-brow, thick jet-black brows usually teamed with platinum locks. We’re all for a bold, bushy brow (think Cara Delevigne and Brooke Shields) but these painted-on horrors, loved by the Desperate Scousewives cast are a true beauty blunder.

Case study 3:

themisadventuresofamakeupartist.wordpressA neon fake-bake. A little bronze can look great, almost immediately one can look younger, healthier and sometimes slimmer but a layer too much and you could look like this…

Case study 4:

2-http3.bp.blogspotThe heavily gelled bun aka The Croydan Facelift, is pulled back so tight it has a lifting effect to the face. The usually flawless Victoria Beckham, shocked viewers on American Idol a few years ago when she donned this rather frightening look.

Case study 5:

cinnamonandsmoke.files.wordpressRacoon eyes. This look consists of a heavily applied circle of black shadow around eyes resulting in a racoon-like effect. Taylor Momsen is a repeat offender.



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