Everyday Life Hacks
A spoon might be the best makeup tool you have at home
I grew up in a home with 3 other women - my mother and two sisters. From a young age, I learned two things about beauty. The first one: the sun is going to send you the bill when you get older if you do not use sunscreen, especially on your face. And two: you can curl your eyelashes with a spoon.
Yes, a spoon. It is the type of beauty secret that has been passed from generation to generation among women in Mexico. But why a spoon? I do not think there is a correct answer, but I can tell you this, the spoon gives you a more precise and gentle curl because you control the movement with your fingers and the angle of the spoon.
It is not easy to use it at the beginning; it requires practice and most of all, you have to find the right spoon. Once you do find it, you will stop borrowing the ones from the kitchen drawer. In a house with 4 women, a lot of spoons went missing at one point.
You can also use it to mark the path for eyeliner or to apply mascara; it can be used to protect your upper lid against stains.
Here is the technique: