The transforming power of makeup cannot be overemphasised.

But just incase you're not convinced, simply take a look through the Instagram page of any popular makeup artiste and see the huge difference between a before and after makeup session. It's literally life-changing.

But despite how easy it looks, the makeup process can be a daunting one for beginners especially. What foundation does one settle for? What brush is used for what process? How does one even go about drawing a well-winged liner?

These are just some of the questions that would run through the mind of most makeup beginners.

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We can definitely relate to the confusion which is why we went in search of the perfect tutorial video to guide you through your early days of navigating the murky waters of makeup.

For starters, we recommend focusing on 2 main things - getting the right shade of foundation and blending it well and drawing your brows perfectly.

Once you've covered these basics, you can wing everything else (pun intended).

But don't take our word for it, popular YouTube vlogger, Dimma Umeh is the makeup expert and in this video, she shares some basic makeup dos and don't any beginner would find useful.

Check it out.