10 Best Tips For Shopping For Beauty Products Like a Pro

Beauty counters can be the scariest places to be in a mall. The scrutinizing eyes of the makeup experts can intimidate us to not even venture in the counters. But by doing that, we often buy the wrong products. Don’t blow your money on expensive products that are wrong for your skin tone. Shop like a pro with these tips.

  1. Utilizethe salespeople:Most sales representatives are prepared to answer any question on the items at the cosmetics counter, and they’re there to encourage you.
  2. Pinterest a look:Frequently, people will Pin a look while they’re wearing it. It can tell you how it works on your skin.
  3. Read ingredient labels: Ingredients can make or break your skin. Avoid benzoyl peroxide if you have dry skin, but buy it for acne.
  4. Search rewards programs:Most cosmetics brands offer a reward system, like Sephora’s point based one. This allows you early screening of exclusive products and samples.
  5. See samples first:A free sample is all you need to pin down the right product, so you don’t waste money on stuff that doesn’t suit you.
  6. Know undertones:If the veins under your skin look greenish, you have warm undertones and colors like golden, peach or yellow suits you best. If you have blushing or reddish veins you have cold undertones and can go for pink or nude shades.
  7. Don’t accept unsealed products:Check your product for damage before accepting to avoid infection.
  8. Go nude:When visiting a makeup counter to shop for products, don’t wear makeup so you can try all the new products available on the counter.
  9. Remember your staples: Some products are worth spending top dollars for, whereas you can save on others.
  10. Accessorize:Essential oil travel case, lipstick cases or eye kits are your friends!