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Beauty Tutorial: A Perfect Date-Night Look for Valentine’s Day (Video)

Vlogger Claire Ashley offers an easy-to-follow guide to romantic makeup.

Photograph courtesy of Claire Ashley.

McLean-based beauty blogger Claire Ashley has many a makeup trick up her sleeve. She’s taught us how to achieve the coveted summer glow and even how to do your own wedding makeup.

So once again we turned to the vlogger (whose Youtube channel, Ultimakeover, boasts a whopping 112,000 subscribers) for a little Valentine’s Day help. The goal: a romantic look that’s special enough for a date—without being over the top.

Ashley delivered with this video made just for Shop Around. Check it out below, and follow the eight easy steps—using a skin-perfecting base and a subtle yet stunning palette of shimmering neutrals—to create the perfect date-night makeup.

Get the look:

Maybelline Dream Fresh BB Cream, $7.59 at Target.

Maybelline Fit Me Concealer, $4.99 at Target.

Lorac Behind the Scenes eyeshadow primer, $21 at Ulta.

Lorac Pro Palette, $42 at Ulta.

TooFaced Milk Chocolate Soleil Matte Bronzer, $30 at Sephora.

L’Oreal Voluminous Carbon Black Mascara, $8.49 at

Revlon Just Bitten Kissable balm stain in Romantic, $9.29 at CVS.

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