Where would we be without solid video how-to’s? Most likely walking around with un-blended contour marks on our cheeks and blotches of foundation around our noses. With the popularity of YouTube beauty gurus skyrocketing, demand for better and better videos featuring in-depth explanations of showcasing of techniques is on the rise. Reviews of products both high-end and drugstore brands along with tips & tricks have inspired some entrepreneurs to create amazing videos that will help you in your quest for beauty perfection. We’ve gathered together just a smattering of the best YouTube beauty how-to’s on (and there is a vast amount of videos out there) by some of the channels top artists that are sure to take your look up a notch (or seven).
Pixiwoo – Smokey Makeup for Hooded Eyes
Pixiwoo is the company created by the creators of Real Techniques brushes, sisters Samantha and Nicole Chapman. This video is for anyone with hooded eyes who think a smokey eye is just not possible. Here you can learn how to apply shadows with this basic smokey eye technique that suits the specific eye shape, plus some product recommendations and suggestions for how to wear it. Paired with a “clean” makeup look (lighter lipsticks, softer blush, softer contouring, etc), this can now become every hooded-lid girls go-to shadow look for fall.