Petroleum jelly is a beauty girl’s best friend, and with good reason! It prevents chapped lips, protects skin from minor cuts and burns, and does great as a heavy-duty moisturizer when your skin is parched from dry weather and is in dire need of hydration. The many wonders it can do to your skin is no secret in the beauty department, but the latest trick we’ve recently discovered is something that will change the way you apply your highlighter.
In the video below, Allure shares two reasons why petroleum jelly should be a beauty junkie’s secret weapon: the first of which—mixing good ol’ Vaseline with eyeshadow for DIY lipstick—is something you probably already know, but the second hack promises to make your highlighter last all day. Play the video and find out how!