6. Avoid sunscreen
This is probably the one and only occasion that we would advise to you to avoid sunscreen. The whole purpose of SPF is to reflect the sun’s rays off your skin and it will do exactly the same with the light from a flash. Avoid makeup products that contain SPF when you are preparing for a selfie, because they will make your face look pale and washed out.
7. Don’t forget your hair
Your perfect no-filter selfie makeup will make your hair even more noticeable if it’s a bit on the greasy side. Use a dry shampoo if you need to before you take a selfie, because the flash is very unkind when your hair is not looking its best.
8. Reduce redness
If you have some red blemishes or pesky pimples that are going to ruin the shot, hold some cotton wool soaked in some eye drops over the area for about ten minutes. That will bring the redness right down to a level that you will barely be able to see it at all.….READ MORE ON THE NEXT PAGE