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No matter why you’re shaving your head, doing it can feel liberating. While it might take some time to get used to, your newfound baldness can absolutely be beautiful, and you might even feel more confident than before! Read through some of these tips and tricks to learn how you can look and feel your best without a full head of hair.

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Emphasize your features with makeup.
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  1. If you like makeup, now’s your time to experiment. Emphasize your eyes with false lashes, black eyeliner, and smokey eyeshadow. Draw attention to your lips with a bold lipstick and shiny gloss. Highlight your cheekbones with a bit of bronzer and blush to really round out your look.[1] If you’re wearing foundation, be sure to blend it down your neck and behind your ears, since all your skin is exposed now![2]
    • If you don’t like makeup, you definitely don’t have to wear it. Makeup is a personal choice, and you shouldn’t feel like you have to try it.
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      This article was co-authored by wikiHow staff writer, Hannah Madden. Hannah Madden is a writer, editor, and artist currently living in Portland, Oregon. In 2018, she graduated from Portland State University with a B.S. in Environmental Studies. Hannah enjoys writing articles about conservation, sustainability, and eco-friendly products. When she isn’t writing, you can find Hannah working on hand embroidery projects and listening to music. This article has been viewed 166,707 times.
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