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3 Tips to Highlight Your Cheekbones


For the most natural-looking blush, apply it to the apples of your cheeks.
For the most natural-looking blush, apply it to the apples of your cheeks.
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Don't even try to deny it -- you know you're guilty of sucking in your cheeks ever so slightly to appear defined and runway-worthy. Thanks to strides in the makeup industry, it's no longer necessary to go to such lengths to achieve supermodel-status cheekbones. Simply employ these few easy tips and techniques and you'll be strutting the walkway in front of your house, if not the catwalk, in no time.

Before we begin, it's important to note that no two makeup professionals do cheekbones exactly the same. So, feel free to play around!


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