Today’s post is a tutorial on how to get milkmaid braids and a fresh faced makeup look in just a handful of simple steps. I also created a quick video tutorial as well, so you can check that out HERE, if you’d like, otherwise scroll down to learn how to get the look!
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Milkmaid Braid Tutorial:
Step 1: Texturize your hair with hair powder and dry shampoo
Step 2: Part hair down the middle and divide into two sections
Step 3: Start by braiding hair on one side
Step 4: Flip the braid up and over
Step 5: Secure with as many bobby pins as needed
Step 6: Braid the other half of your hair
Step 7: Flip the braid up and over and overlap it with the first braid
Step 8: Secure with bobby pins
Step 9: Spritz braids with hairspray
(I use Aveda Control Force Hair Spray)
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Photos by: Lydia Hudgens
Fresh Faced Makeup Tutorial:
Step 1: Mix an illuminating creme with BB creme.
Step 2: Brush the mixture evenly all over your face.
(I use the Smoothing Face brush by Bare Minerals)
Step 3: Set with powder
Step 4: Lightly contour with bronzer
Step 5: Apply shimmery blush
Step 6: Highlight cheeks with a high frost powder
Step 7: Fill in brows with brow powder
Step 8: Apply lots of coats of mascara
Step 9: Gently tap on under eye brightener
Step 10: Pick a bright lipstick and wear it like a boss!
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