Want To Get Your Makeup Skills On Point? Follow These 7 Instagram Gurus

Want to learn how to contour, bake or strobe? Follow these beauty gurus.

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Back in the day (read: a few years ago), you had to frequent YouTube to get your fix of makeup tutorials. But times-are-a-changing and beauty is no longer just the domain of vloggers. Now, you’re just as likely to find speedy beauty tutorials on your Instagram feed as you are ab selfies and pics of smashed avo on toast. It’s great news for anyone who wants to learn how to contour like a #kween, but doesn’t have the time to watch complicated 20-minute video tutorials.

So if that’s you, here are 7 of the best Insta beauty-gurus you should be following for your daily dose of makeup.

7 Beauty Instagrams You Should Click To Follow

Want to learn how to nail that glowy, ‘I just had a facial’ base?  Rachael is your go-to girl. The pro makeup artist’s skin is always so luminous, you’d be forgiven for assuming she woke up like this! Luckily, the stunning Aussie features plenty of bite-sized tutorial videos on her Insta, so we can all look like walking angels too.

Follow here.

Don’t let the name fool you: this account is anything but boring. Run by makeup artist and photographer, Robin Black, this Instagram is perfect for anyone who wants to break out of their beauty rut. Think bold lips, bright statement eyes and plenty of easy-to-follow videos showing you how to do everything.

Follow here.

Think of this account as your bible for evening makeup looks. Whether you’re going on a date or on a ladies night out, your girl Maryam has you covered. Not only is the gorgeous New Yorker ahmaaaaazing at what she does, she’s hilarious and her personality shines through in her tutorial videos.

Follow here.

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There’s no need to fork out a small fortune for a makeup class to learn complicated techniques like baking, strobing or contouring. Thanks to beauty genius Ellarie, you can learn them for free in 15 seconds. Her videos are speedy, but extremely easy to follow. We especially love her tutorials on gorgeous ombre lip looks.

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It’s no secret that bold brows are having a serious moment right now. But if you’re not naturally blessed with full eyebrows, it can be hard to know how to fill them in with makeup without resembling Sandy Cohen from The OC. Thankfully, if there’s one thing iconic beauty brand Anastasia Beverly Hills does well, it’s eyebrows. Follow their Instagram account for plenty of quick tutorials on how to groom yours to perfection.

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We’re calling it: Mari Maria has the most beautiful long, red tresses in the world. Her account is an absolute goldmine if you’re looking for hair styling inspiration. Girls blessed with freckles will love this Instagram too, as she shows you how to work with them without completely covering them up.

Follow here.

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No list of beauty bloggers would be complete without mentioning the incomparable Chloe Morello. While she’s mainly known for her YouTube account (nearly 2 million subscribers can’t be wrong!), her Instagram account is equally inspiring. As well as giving us a glimpse into her amazing life, the stunning makeup guru also shares plenty of awesome beauty tips and tricks.

Follow here