Teen Beauty Queen

Teen Beauty Queen The new school year is fastly approaching on parents’ radars, and as you gear up for the sounds of school bell rings and gurgling engines from yellow buses, your teenage daughter is probably gearing up for a beauty bag and make-up renovation. We put together a gallery of items to give your fresh-faced offspring a flawless, youthful look so she can step into the classroom feeling confident and beaming with style.
ESSENCE.COM Jul, 21, 2010

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Treat your sun-beaten skin to some much needed moisture with this UV protective SPF 15 replenishing cream.

Complete All Day UV Moisturizer-Sensitive Skin, $9.49, Walgreens.com

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Conceal mild break outs with this blendable water-proof cover stick for a flawless foundation.

Maybeline Concealer-Ivory, $5.69, ulta.com

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Natural SPF 19, gentle vitamins and minerals and skin-perfecting coverage seamlessly nurture your now moisturized and clear skin making for a great, light foundation.

L’Oreal Bare Naturale Powdered Mineral Foundation SPF 19 Foundation-Cocoa, $11.49, beautyencounter.com

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Once you have your foundation set, keep your fresh face glow with a dab of antioxidant rich powder for a shine-free finish.

Neutrogena Healthy Skin Pressed Powder, $8.39, ulta.com

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Sweep on a shimmering hue of mineral blush over your cheekbones for a sweet and rosy glow.

Tru CoverGirl, TruBlend Minerals Blush-Pure Romance 425, $5.24, ulta.com

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Make your eyes pop with a pencil a shade darker than your skin tone to highlight your eyes’ unique and gorgeous shape.

Revlon Beyond Natural Defining Eye Pencil-Buff, $3.99, ulta.com

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Under shades of purple, sensuous sky blues and sassy grays, turn heads in the hallways with an unexpected dark-hued lid.

NYX eye shadow Palette-Jazz Night, $6.99, ulta.com

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Fill in plucked and tweezed brows to create defined and sophisticated arches.

Rimmel Professional Eyebrow Pencil-Dark Brown, $3.49, Walgreens.com

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Bat those lashes with a blast of voluminous,lengthening mascara for a flirty appeal.

CoverGirl Lash Blash Fusion Mascara-Very Black, $6.29, ulta.com

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Add a sheer kiss of color for a glossy finishing touch.

NYX Sheer Tube Lip Gloss-Rose, $4.19, ulta.com