5 Awesome YouTube Tutorials That'll Teach You How To Hide Acne

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Let's face it: Most of us have had, currently have, or will have, acne at one point or another. Maybe you see a few red bumps pop up around that time of the month, or maybe you're like me and have suffered from cystic breakouts across your cheeks, chin, and forehead. Either way, if you've had acne before or have it now, chances are you've struggled with how to best cover it up.

Smoothing uneven texture and concealing discoloration on the face can be tricky — but it's certainly not impossible. During the formative years of my beauty education, I turned to YouTube videos to help me figure out how to hide a painful zit (or two, or three, or a dozen). Ahead, I've rounded up some of my favorite acne-coverage tutorials with the hope that they will help my fellow acne-sufferers feel a little less alone. Get ready to walk away armed with some useful new skills.

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