What Not to Do: 13 Hair & Makeup Mistakes We've Been Guilty Of

Here's what bad '80s bangs, scary eyebrows and leathery skin have taught us

Avoid Ridiculously Trendy Cuts

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...unless you’re touring with A Flock of Seagulls.

 

Follow the Rule: "Less Is More"

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We're totally down with the bold brow and bright makeup trends, but it's probably best to stick with powders and pencils, not Magic Markers.

Don’t Take Beauty Tips from Barbie

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Even Honey Boo Boo and Mama June are scared of this family.

Wear SPF Every Day

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Geez, one “Tanning Mom” is already one too many.

Use Heat-Protective Styling Products

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Her hair's gotta be crunchier than a bag of Doritos.

Match Your Foundation to Your Skin Tone

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We must admit, though, his application is flawless.

Aim for Touchable Tresses

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We’re betting this retro ‘do could stop a bullet or a freight train.

Brighten Your Look with a Few Highlights

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But remember: Clorox is not approved for hair-care use!

Always Read DIY Instructions Carefully

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‘Fro no! We wanted Diana Ross, not Bob Ross!

Only Apply Makeup While Sober

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Whoa, did they cast a new Joker?

Do Try Messy Fishtail Braids

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Don’t do this.

Learn How to Use a Razor

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Although it’s going to take more than a Lady BIC to get through this forest.

Color Your Locks with Caution

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Carrot Top is so pissed right now.

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