They say the road to hell is paved with good intentions. While that may be a little dramatic when you're talking about beauty tips, the message still rings true: Sometimes, in an effort to make something better, we only end up exacerbating the problem.
While you may think you're helping yourself by covering up those dark circles, or tweezing your brows into submission, if you're not clued in to the proper methodology, you might actually wind up looking older – and not in a good way. Here, we've rounded up some of the most common beauty blunders, and offered expert tips on how to bypass these aging snafus. Read on to learn how to avoid these all-too-common cosmetics pitfalls.