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Insta-Makeover: How To Cover Up Imperfections

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It may look simple, but concealer is actually one of the trickiest products in your makeup bag. Use too little and your dark circles and blemishes are on display, use too much and you look like you spackled on your makeup with a trowel.

There's an art form to covering up imperfections, one that consists of the right mix of products, a touch of technique, and a whole lot of blending. Fortunately, our girl Taylor is here to show you how to cover up those pesky breakouts and under-eye circles with finesse. Check out this video tutorial where Taylor shares her secrets to scoring a flawless — or at least makes it look that way — face.

Laura Mercier Secret Camouflage, $28, available at Laura Mercier; Kevyn Aucoin The Sensual Skin Enhancer, $45, available at Beauty.com; Estée Lauder Ideal Light Brush-On Illuminator, $26.50, available at Macy's; Laura Mercier Flawless Skin Repair Eye Serum, $80, available at Nordstrom; Bobbi Brown Concealer Brush, $25, available at Bobbi Brown; Koh Gen Do Maifanshi Face Powder, $42, available at Barneys.

Video still by Ryan Hines

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