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If You Still Can’t Nail Your Cat Eyeliner, This One’s For You

While many Latinas are lucky to have a steady hand to rock flawless eyeliner every time, some Latinas out there still have some work to do.

So there’s this idea that ALL Latinas are blessed with the gift of winged eyeliner.


There’s Maria Felix…

"No tengo mal carácter, pero tengo carácter!"

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REINA.

Rita Moreno…

Another perfect being.

And Kat von D, to name (very few).

Yes, she’s the queen of the cat eye.

But if you’re not that great at it, you often question your Latina-ness.

🙁

Because you very often end up looking like this:

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The smokey eye doesn’t always look as sexy as you think it will.

You go out and stock up on the best products…

You have to have the best tools, right?

You follow all the amazing Latina beauty bloggers out there.

? @vegas_nay "grand glamour" top lashes & @flutterlashesinc "petite" bottom lashes

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Seriously, like, how?

But, it just doesn’t work out.

OITNB/Netflix

Not gonna happen.

No matter how many layers you try.

When someone else does your liner…

OITNB/Netflix

Your prima or best friend will usually be the pros.

Everyone will say, “You look SOOO good!”

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As if you didn’t without that black line over your lid.

But if you’re a girl who just doesn’t like eyeliner and prefers a bare face…

That’s fine!

Show off your estilo and personality with whatever makes you most comfortable.

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Whether it’s hair or sunglasses or nails.

Because that fierce confidence is all that you really need.

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…With or without makeup.


READ: Anyone Who Isn’t A Pro At Putting On Red Lipstick Will Relate To This

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People Are Accusing Kat Von D Beauty of Scamming Customers With Their Famous Tattoo Liners

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People Are Accusing Kat Von D Beauty of Scamming Customers With Their Famous Tattoo Liners

Yes, we know. Makeup maven Kat Von D has been long been on the outs with fans who once adored her. In addition to the slew of offenses stacked up against her, Von D’s recent declaration that she would not be vaccinating her son after his birth certainly has not done her any favors.

Now, the tattoo artists’ latest controversy means she’s enduring another fall from her fans’ graces.

Beauty enthusiasts are currently accusing Von D of scamming them out of their money with the Trooper Tattoo Liner

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At the end of last month, Facebook user Cheyenne Vaughan accused Von D’s makeup brand of “putting a sample-size eyeliner into a longer-shell tube,” and then selling it to customers for “triple the price.”

Vaughan shared a photo of the eyeliner in her post that showed the dismantled product in three pieces. One was a long tube, the other a cartridge that holds the actual product, and the last piece: a cap.

“Yall I’m about to lose my mind right now,” Vaughan wrote in the post. “Kat von D really been putting a sample size eyeliner into a longer shell tube and selling to my dumb ass for triple the price. I’M ABOUT TO LOSE MY MIND RIGHT NOW.”

Facebook users who saw the post were quick to respond to Vaughan.

“That’s what you get for supporting an anti-vaxer,” wrote on user.

Others came to Von D’s defense, asking Vaughan to support her claims with actual facts.

“Did you actually make sure this is factual, by weighing the amount of liquid in each one? I didn’t think so. Wtf is wrong with people??”

And of course, many didn’t waste time in bringing up the fact that Von D is anti-vaccinations.

“Y’all need to stop supporting the anti-Vaxer,” one wrote.

“That’s what you get for supporting an anti-vaxer,” replied another.

Six thousand shares of the post later, and Von D responded with her defense.

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In a post to her Instagram account, Von D asserted that she wasn’t cheating customers. In fact, according to her, while the cartridge is the same size for every liner, the amount of ink inside of it differs depending on the liner size.

“The cartridges in both full size liners and mini liners are the same — it’s the amount of product inside each cartridge that is different. So, for example, the product fill on our full size Tattoo Liner is 0.55 ml, while the product fill for the mini is 0.2 ml – thats over DOUBLE the amount of product! Any brand who has an eyeliner with similar component on the market will tell you the same thing. You need that much cartridge space for the pigment to flow out,” she wrote.

See for yourself in the comments section of Von D’s post on whether or commenters are satisfied. Hint: people remain stanning their anti-Vanti-ant-vaxx position.


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Selena Quintanilla’s Family Is Creating A Makeup Line In Celebration Of The Tejana Queen

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Selena Quintanilla’s Family Is Creating A Makeup Line In Celebration Of The Tejana Queen

This just in: the late Selena Quintanilla is getting her very own makeup line. I know what you’re thinking: hasn’t this been done before? But no, actually, it hasn’t. While big brands have had Selena-inspired collections, this will be the first full line, and it’s coming straight from the Quintanilla family.

According to The Blast, the queen of Tejano music’s family is launching “Selena Vive,” a full cosmetics line that will include lipsticks, eye makeup, foundations, nail polish, perfume and accessories.

The late singer’s dad, Abraham Quintanilla, is also preparing to trademark the name “Selenaville,” what fans have nicknamed the museum dedicated to the star in Corpus, Christi, Texas, for a possible other cosmetics line.

While a release date hasn’t been set yet for either line, fans are already celebrating.

In 2016, MAC released its Selena collection, which sold out promptly. A year later, Forever 21 similarly starting selling Selena merch.

News of the late singer’s official line comes after Netflix announced they would be working with the Quintanilla family to produce a series on Selena’s life.

Read: This Video Of The Texas Longhorn’s Playing Tribute To Selena Quintanilla Is So Sweet And Beautiful It Hurts

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