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7 ways to look even more beautiful this spring

Just in time to get gorgeous for spring, BUST Craftacular is bringing back their second annual Primped beauty fest to Brooklyn!

Free nail art, organic makeovers, knitting circles, gift bags and more will make you feel even more beautiful on Sunday, April 19th at the Brooklyn Night Bazaar (165 Banker St., Greenpoint). For more info, check out bust.com or just swing by the event.

Here are a few ways to make the most of your afternoon at Primped, or just look beautiful this spring with some Primped inspiration.

Nail your nail art!

Nail art doesn't have to be complicated to
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Nail art doesn't have to be complicated to look good! Check out Floss Gloss for free DIY nail art with the brand's co-founder Janine Lee.

This season, she recommends simple color blocking or bare nail with a touch of color, like a stripe down the middle or metallic polka dots.

Get braided!

Bad hair day? Braid it away! As seen
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Bad hair day? Braid it away! As seen on spring runways, braids are in this spring! Fringe Salon will be braiding all hair lengths and styles at Primped’s free braid bar. Stylists can help you find your best braid style for the season and give you tips to recreate the look at home.

Get flawless spring skin!

Isa Brito of Isa’s Restoratives, a line of
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Isa Brito of Isa’s Restoratives, a line of herbal products handmade in Brooklyn, will help you find the perfect formula for your skin. She believes that the key to choosing the right oils for your skin is finding the right balance of fatty acids. For example, Acne prone skin is often deficient in Linoleic fatty acids and higher in Oleic fatty acids-- a formula with a higher content of Linoleic can help balance skin and minimize acne. "Don’t avoid oils, they’re friend, not foe," she suggests.

Find your natural spring glow

Healthy skin and wellness expert Jessica Graves of
Photo Credit: Una Biologicals

Healthy skin and wellness expert Jessica Graves of Una Biologicals has tips for radiating natural beauty from within. "The more simple and clean you keep things, the better you will look and feel," she said. Her 3 daily must-dos for looking and feeling your best include hydrating, ditching chemical additives from food and getting enough sleep. She recommends Una Biologicals because they use natural nutrients and organic ingredients to soak into your skin.

Pucker up!

Karoline Wells of Elixery Cosmetics will help you
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Karoline Wells of Elixery Cosmetics will help you find your best lip look for spring. "A nude lip is right on trend, but a lot of people avoid nudes for fear of the dreaded 'corpse effect,'" she said. Wells recommends using a sheer lipstick for a flattering nude lip. Her favorite Elixery shades are "Karma," a sheer nude with a natural peach undertone and "Tempest" which has a touch of brown for deeper complexions.

Adorably adorn!

Elena Carey, of Folkloric thinks that springtime is
Photo Credit: Folkloric

Elena Carey, of Folkloric thinks that springtime is the season for light and airy pieces. "Right now I'm all about dainty stacks of bracelets and showing off those ears with a collection of short dangles and geometric studs," she said. "Mix shapes and colors, and keep the pieces delicate. The smaller it is, the more you can wear!"

Spring into a new bra

Stop by Dirty Dolls Lingerie for free bra
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Stop by Dirty Dolls Lingerie for free bra fitting by pro fitter Erica Rosalind Paul. She'll help you find the right bra for maximum support and " to make every woman feel beautiful both inside and out."

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