‘Try it, it really works, totally a game changer.’
Ada Nicodemou, a star of the TV show Home and Away, gave her followers an important makeup tip direct from the makeup chair at the set.
Applying mascara and then realizing you have what are referred to as “panda eyes” hours later is something that everybody who has ever worn mascara can relate to.
The actress recently posted a video to Instagram with the message, “Does your mascara keep running?
“Ever since I learned about this #makeuphack, my life has transformed! “Enough with the Panda eyes.
Ada described her hack in the video that goes along with it.
She pointed to her lower lashes and added, “So, the last few months at work, that the bottom of my mascara runs.”
And I’ve forever got panda eyes, and we didn’t know what the problem was.
“OK, so, hack – actually, I’ve kind of stolen it from @lillym_makeupartist, so thank you Lil.
“So, before you put your concealer on, you put your (makeup) fixing spray on the (mascara) brush, you put it under your eyes, and let it set for a while, maybe about five minutes.
“Let it just set, and then put your mascara on and you get no panda eyes.
Ada’s followers loved the handy tip.
“Wow I have to try this out thank you ,” one fan wrote.
Another asked what fixing spray Ada used (it’s from Urban Decay.)
“This is ace, I always end up looking like a member of a black metal band lol, will try this next time I wear mascara,” one follower wrote.
Honestly? Another added, “I was just going to change my mascara because this has been happening to me a lot lately.
Try it, it’s a game changer, it actually works, Ada said.
Speaking of hacks, Ada recently gave her followers another one, although this one wasn’t related to makeup.
It was all about eating sushi, demonstrating the actress’s expertise as a variety of hacks.
When eating sushi, have you ever noticed that there is never quite enough soy sauce? With the traditional fish-shaped soy sauce capsule in hand, she questioned.
“Because you’re eating, squeezing, and eating again.
Your mind will be blown by this.
She then removed the capsule’s top and used the point to pierce each sushi roll, inserting a small amount of
“And the sauce is all the way through the roll!” she said.
Okay, this literally blew my mind! ,” Home and Away co-star Stephanie Panozzo wrote.
“You have forever changed my sushi eating experience.”
“How good. Game changer!” noted another.
“Well heck!!!! We need more Ada life hacks please,” begged a third.