This Video on Color-Correcting Makeup Explains Everything Once and for All

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When used right, color-correcting makeup is magic; in the wrong hands, well…things can get a little touch-and-go.

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That’s why YouTuber Kaushal Beauty’s video on how to properly apply it is so helpful. As reported on by LifeHacker, the tutorial breaks it all down to the basics—using the one-and-only color wheel to “cancel out” imperfections in your skin.

As Kaushal explains, in a nutshell, look to peach/orange for dark circles, pigmentation and acne scarring; green for “any kind of redness;” the lilacs and purples help with dull, sallow areas; and yellow brightens. Beyond the color basics, there are also a whole bunch of do’s and don’ts on how to apply and keep the look natural in the almost-10-minute video.

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