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Joffrey dancer Lauren Stewart shares her makeup routine for the enchanting ballet The Dream.


Hair Use a comb to draw a center part from the hairline to the crown of the head. Gather a small amount of hair on the right side of the head above the right ear. Pull this section of hair back behind the ear and secure with a barrette or several bobby pins two inches behind the right ear. Repeat on left side and spritz with hairspray to prevent flyaways. Secure tiara to hair with several bobby pins.

Skin Apply tinted moisturizer to entire face and top with translucent powder.

Eyes Apply peach eyeshadow along lash lines. Directly above the peach shadow, sweep brown eyeshadow across eyelids from lash line to crease. Coat top lashes with black mascara. Using an eyeliner brush, draw a thin line of black eyeshadow just underneath each lower lash line, extending one centimeter past the outer corner of each eye.

Cheeks Dust light pink blush from the apple of each cheek toward each temple.

Lips Line lips with nude lip liner and top with a shiny, cranberry gloss.

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