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September 1, 2013


30 Days of Makeup – Day 1

In the spirit of trying something new, I decided to break out some red and bronze eyeshadows – then promptly remembered why I never wear those colors. From a distance I look like I’ve been crying for hours. Oh well :-) On my face: Illamasqua Hydra Veil Primer Kevyn Aucoin Sensual Skin Enhancer in SX09 Benefit Erase Paste Hourglass Hidden Corrective Concealer in Natural Kevyn Aucoin Sculpting Powder Laura Mercier Second Skin Cheek Color in Tender Mauve On my eyes: NARS eye primer  ...

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Guides, How to Makeup

Makeup Basics: Powder

Part eleven of the Makeup Basics series. There are a huge number of options out there, but what are they even supposed to do? Powder: What is it? A pressed or loose powder that you use all over your face. Or not. Whatever, it’s your face, you can do what you want. Not everyone finds powder a necessary part of their makeup routine, and you don’t have to use it all over your face either – sometimes you just need a bit in certain areas. Why might I want to use this stuff?  ...

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