If you wear makeup like I do, you will want to know about some of the various makeup hacks or flunkies that other women might not yet know about. If something works for you, it might not work for another woman. However, there are some basic things that every woman needs to know about when applying and taking off makeup.

Flunkies Revealed

Are you one of those gals who have so many lipsticks that some of them are broken after years of use and you still keep hanging on to them? Or is it that you have so many eye shadow colors you don’t know what to do with them? What about those napkins you use to remove makeup ad leave them in your car? You have come to the right place. We have a few makeup flunkies that you should know about. These will not only save you money, but also your time. With these tips, you will be able to use up all of your beauty products and not wasting them. Below are 7 makeup flunkies or hacks you need to know about.

Hiding Your Hangover

Have you had a hangover and got up in the morning to see bags under your eyes? You can hide bags or puffiness with nude eyeliner. It works miracles every time and opens up the eyes.

Lasting Lipstick                                                 

Do you want to have lasting lipstick? You can! How? You can do this by using translucent powder and tissue. All you have to do is to wrap the tissue around the lipstick and put a little translucent on the top of the tissue. The lipstick will last longer because it will be more matted.

Broken Lipstick

You can get some pill containers and create a customized lip palette. In so doing, you won’t have to deal with broken lipstick. If your lipstick is broken, it can be repaired by placing the broken pieces into a tube. Light the tube with a lighter and then cover the end of the tube, after which you would put the tube into the refrigerator for a night. When you get up the next morning, the broken lipstick will be like new.

Tinted Moisturizer

Did you know that you can make your own tinted moisturizer? Combine your best moisturizer with a bronzer. The finished product will be a tinted moisturizer.

Avoid Mascara Smudges

If you want to prevent mascara from smudging, use a piece of paper to put under the eyelashes as you apply the mascara. A business card would be ideal for this procedure. The paper helps to give you thicker lashes without the smudge.

Sultry Eye Shadows

Do you want sultry eye shadow? If you do, then you can add water to your eye shadow brush. When you use the brush to apply your eye shadow, it will be longer lasting.

Gel Eye Pencil

If you want your eye or lip pencil to turn gel, use a lighter to apply heat to the pencil. You will have Turn any pigmented color and a gel-like pencil.


Your makeup is a reflection of your personality and taste. How you apply your makeup says a lot about you. If you have any other makeup hacks or flunkies that you would like to share, leave your comments below.