Beauty

Bobbie's Buzz: Beauty quick tricks

Oct. 26, 2012 at 8:38 AM ET

TODAY style editor and Bobbie.com's Bobbie Thomas highlights helpful products that will get you out of beauty binds and shave time off your routine.

Never smudge another manicure with Nails in Motion's plastic nail guards.
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Never smudge another manicure with Nails in Motion's plastic nail guards.

Nails in Motion

No matter how many quick-dry top coats you put on or how long you sit under the UV lights at the salon, somehow manicures almost always manage to get smudged! Thankfully, dents and nicks have finally met their match: Nails in Motion is a set of plastic nail guards that rest over the tops of your fingers, preventing any post-mani accidents ($24.99, nailsinmotion.com).

Shadow Shields protect the area under your eye from smears and smudges.
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Shadow Shields protect the area under your eye from smears and smudges.

Shadow Shields

Now that your nails are protected, it's time to tackle the issue of eyeshadow! Shadow Shields were designed to prevent smears and mistakes when applying liner, shadow and mascara by keeping the area under your eyes clean. The reversible and reusable shield even features a small handle for easy and precise use ($3.00, eyeslipsface.com).

Want to wear bold eye makeup without all the fuss? Try Violent Lips' sparkly eye decals, which come in a wide range of colors.
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Want to wear bold eye makeup without all the fuss? Try Violent Lips' sparkly eye decals, which come in a wide range of colors.

Violent Eyes

Last but not least, the makers of "Violent Lips" tattoos are at it again, and this time they've set their sights on your eyes. Their new "Violent Eyes" decals allow you to achieve a perfectly shaped, sparkly look with just a quick press. And the best part? They can last longer than powder-based shadows and glitters ($9.99, violentlips.com).

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