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Can you explain how to use bronzer?

Bronzer can be a tricky thing to master, however, once you get the hang of it, you won’t want the stuff to run.
Here are MummyPages top tips to mastering the art of the fake glow:
 
Get the right shade
One of the most important things to understand when purchasing a bronzer is the shade. You want a bronzer that's not too dark or too strong. A good rule is to choose a colour that is no more than two shades darker than your own skin tone.  
 
Stock you tool box
Buy yourself a bronzer brush. Although a regular blush brush works just as well, bronzer brushes have more bristles and they're packed tightly together so you get more colour with each swipe. 
 
Applying
Once you have your bronzer and the right brush, you are ready to start applying. Using your brush, apply bronzer across both sides of your face, making the figure ‘3’. Start at the top of your forehead, dust it along your cheeks and sweep it across your jaw line all the way to your chin. Remember to blend it into your neck. If you are using a shimmer bronzer, apply it underneath your cheekbones and along the bridge of your nose as highlighter, creating a fresh faced appearance.

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