02/21/2012 04:34 EST | Updated 03/29/2012 07:57 EDT

Apply Makeup And Look Red Carpet Ready In 5 Minutes (PHOTOS)


Those mornings where everything that can go wrong does go wrong? We’ve all had them. But if you've got five minutes, you can still leave the house looking polished and done like celebs who hit the red carpet. A five-minute makeup routine is an essential skill we all should develop, says makeup artist Vanessa Jarman. "Even someone like me who knows just about every trick in the book, you need to have a five-minute face so you can get out of the door in a hurry," says Jarman, who is repped by Page One Management in Toronto. Here are nine steps to get you fresh-faced and ready to face the world.

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