The hashtag is a weird and wonderful thing. Essentially a mishmash of symbols and acronyms, this popular social media tool has the power to gain you a few more Instagram likes, or render you as a little bit desperate. With this in mind, it’s kind of essential that you understand the basics. Get your notebooks at the ready, today at Fashion North we’ll be giving you a lesson in your beauty hash tag ABC.
Face of the day. This hashtag features most prominently in the caption of any beauty-savvy girls’ selfie. It enables other make-up lovers to have a peek at what look the user in question has decided to sport that day.
Face of the night. This hashtag is essentially the same as number 1, but it is used to show the make-up that someone has chosen to wear on a night out. Particularly proud of your Saturday night smokey eye? Get your #FOTN on.
Used by beauty bloggers to share their latest post amongst like-minded users, this is the tag to go for if you want to promote a fabulous article, or find your new favourite blog. A browse of this hashtag is guaranteed to make you want to get spending. Trip to Boots, anyone?
Nails of the day. Got yourself an amazing new manicure? Here’s the hashtag to go with your #handselfie. Let the lacquer lovers see your new nails!
What’s in my bag. Used by beauty lovers to share the contents of their current make-up bag to their followers. Feeling nosy? This is the tag to browse.