No matter how much practice you get, applying makeup quickly can be difficult. Or at least it's difficult to do without making a mess. Finding and buying the right tools to make applying makeup easier can also be a hazard to your budget. 

That's where these six genius makeup hacks come in. Did you know you can use a bobby pin to apply lash glue more precisely? Or that a tissue is the only thing you need to achieve long-lasting red lips? Betcha didn't. Watch Revelist producer Kala Riggins demonstrate a handful of hacks you can do with household products so you don't have to waste your spare time and money.

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