The Only Easy, Minimalist Makeup Tutorial You Need for Spring

It requires no more than eight products.
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Beauty tutorials are big on YouTube — a search for "makeup tutorial" and "hair tutorial" yields more than five million videos. In this weekly series, we put a mix of popular and under-the-radar tutorials to the test and show you what's best.

Beauty blogger Jaleesa Moses has no-makeup makeup mastered — so much so that she's able to pull it off with a grand total of eight products, as demonstrated in her "Less is More" YouTube tutorial. Given that minimalist beauty looks are often far more complicated than they appear, that's impressive.

Moses begins by mixing her makeup directly into her skin care, blending Color FX Custom Cover Drops into a dab of It Cosmetics Confidence in a Cream, creating her own makeshift tinted moisturizer. And then, because she's supremely chill, she smooths it over her face using her fingers, rather than a brush or sponge. "I don't like to use brushes because I find that my fingers really warm up the product to press it into my skin," she explains.

You can watch the full step-by-step process in the video below:

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