What makeup are you wearing today?

Discussion in 'Beauty' started by fortworthgal, Sep 13, 2011.

  1. RockyHorror

    RockyHorror One of the Regulars

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    I like NYX everything, I've liked everything that I've used. The jumbo pencils are great, and theyre the most popular product by far. At the Vancouver IMATS milk sold out in 2 hours on the first day. The only thing I haven't liked is the red jumbo lip pencil, but the jumbo eye pencils are very nice.
     
  2. DigThatBeat

    DigThatBeat Familiar Face

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    I'm sick today so I'm wearing very little makeup.
    NYX concealer in a jar, Coty Airspun, a Mexican mamey seed oil mascara, and Estee Lauder Wild Fire lipstick.
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    I just got this as a gift yesterday and I love it.
     
  3. zombi

    zombi A-List Customer

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    MAC eyeshadows in "Nylon" & "Woodwinked"
    Diorshow mascara in "chestnut"
    Anastasia brow powder in "Strawburn"
    Maybelline mousse blush in "Soft Plum"
    Carmex chapstick ;)


    ... and Shalimar.
     
  4. fortworthgal

    fortworthgal Call Me a Cab

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    Not much going on today, hit the flea market & watched a few old Twilight Zone episodes, getting ready to color my hair, so I'm completely makeup-free!
     
  5. Miss sofia

    Miss sofia One Too Many

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    haha me too, a rare day off for me, so it's ironing and a face-pack this afternoon!
     
  6. C-dot

    C-dot Call Me a Cab

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    Yesterday I put on my face for an evening out:

    Eye Primer: Too Faced's Shadow Insurance (as always)
    Eyeliner: Benefit's Magic Ink
    Mascara: Sephora brand in black
    Eyeshadow: From MAC's 2010 Christmas "Little Darlings" pigments, Gold Dust
    False eyelashes: Make-up Forever lashes in Kim (the false eyelashes)
    Powder: Bare Escentuals Mineral Veil
    Lipstick: Benefit's Full Finish Lipstick in Flirt Alert

    And as long as we're including perfume, Chanel's Coco Mademoiselle.
     
  7. fortworthgal

    fortworthgal Call Me a Cab

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    Even though I've got a face full of makeup, I always look like I'm not wearing any. lol Annoying.

    Foundation: L'Oreal True Match in W1
    Powder: Coty Airspun in translucent extra coverage
    Blush: Physicians Formula Happy Booster rose
    Eyes: Lorac brow pencil in auburn, MAC Painterly paint pot, L'Oreal Shroom Shimmer shadow, Urban Decay Sin & Buck shadows, L'Oreal Voluminous Carbon Black mascara
    Lips: Aveda nude liner, Julie Hewett Oona Noir lipstick
     
    Last edited: Sep 26, 2011
  8. nostalgic

    nostalgic New in Town

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    Ok, this motivated me to go allllll the way upstairs and dig through my makeup bowl! Oh, and actually post something rather than lurk :p
    First of all, Fortworthgal, I really, really wish I could look that fresh-faced with or without makeup! I also love that lipstick color: when you said Julie Hewett and 'noir' I envisioned something dark.
    I wear the same thing pretty much everyday. Here goes:
    Foundation: Revlon ColorStay in 110 Ivory (will rotate with L'Oreal True Match N1) and Maybelline corrector stick in green around nose :-(
    Powder: Coty Airspun in Translucent (in summer, will wear L'Oreal True match N1 pressed powder)
    Blush: L'Oreal True Match Precious Peach (N1) (will wear W1, something blossom in summer)... can you tell I love this line?!
    Eyes: Maybelline Chocolate Mousse trio, darkest in crease, and Revlon's Matte Vintage Lace everywhere else. Maybelline Full n' Soft/Define a Lash in Very Black (one or the other, or a combination if I want super volume). L'Oreal Infallible liner in black-brown or Maybelline Line Stiletto in Blackest black if I want winged liner.
    Brows: Maybelline Expert Wear in Velvet Black... should probably go with something softer though
    Lips: Revlon Matte 'In the Red' with a swipe of L'Oreal 'Sunset Red' on top (lipsticks turn on me and layering helps get the color I want)
    If I'm going out, I usually use Cover Girl eyeshadow trio in Shimmering Sands to glam up, lol

    perfume Chanel Chance (eau tendre)... wedding gift from DH :D
     
  9. fortworthgal

    fortworthgal Call Me a Cab

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    ^ Thanks, nostalgic! The Oona Noir lipstick is one of the sheers. It is slightly darker than it appears in my pictures, almost like a sheer very light red. Film Noir is another sheer of hers that I love - it looks plum-black in the tube, but applies like a sheer blackberry color, very pretty.
     
  10. Miss sofia

    Miss sofia One Too Many

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    You're lucky to look so fresh-faced and natural with your face on. If i slightly over-do it i look like Bette Davis in Baby Jane! I love your colouring and your hair colour is very pretty too.

    I kept getting very distracted looking at your pic, as i love all your bathroom decor and all your pretty bits and pieces!
     
  11. fortworthgal

    fortworthgal Call Me a Cab

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    You are so funny, Miss Sofia! Sometimes if I put on much eye makeup I feel like I have the "Baby Jane" thing going on, so I know exactly what you mean. I suppose I really don't wear much makeup for work everyday, and I do apply everything with a light hand, but I still feel like I am obviously wearing makeup. I've walked up to cosmetic counters before and they act shocked that I'm wearing anything. I feel like I must be doing something wrong. lol I think partly I look that way because I have such a round face and have so many freckles, they always show through whatever foundation I'm wearing. You are very sweet to compliment me.

    Thank you for your compliments on my bathroom. The tile & fixtures are original 1958. I posted a picture in the "vintage cosmetics collection" thread of the shelf behind my toilet, with all my vintage product packages. Looking back I should have pulled the shower curtain closed, but oh well. lol
     
    Last edited: Sep 26, 2011
  12. fortworthgal

    fortworthgal Call Me a Cab

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    Today -

    Foundation: L'Oreal True Match in W1 (can you tell I'm loving this?)
    Concealer: Lancome Maquicomplet
    Powder: Coty Airspun in translucent extra coverage
    Blush: Estee Lauder Cinnamon
    Eyes: Lorac auburn brow pencil, Urban Decay shadow primer, Stila eyeshadows in Cinema, Academy and Best Picture, L'Oreal Voluminous Carbon Black mascara
    Lips: Smashbox Doubletake in Apricot

    And if we're doing perfumes - Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue
     
    Last edited: Sep 27, 2011
  13. anabolina

    anabolina A-List Customer

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    I love your haircolor fortworthgal. It's such a pretty red color. I also love maquicomplet, but all thr colors are either too light or too dark for me right now :-(

    I'm really loving Revlon New Complexion liquid foundation right now. Although it must not be really popular because I can't find it at CVS, Ulta, or Walgreens. They have the powder, but not the liquid.

    Foundation: Revlon New Complexion in Creamy Peach Beige
    Concealer: NYC concealer in yellow, Sonia Kashuk Concealer Palette 07(greeny-beige, peachy-beige, and powder), and Cover Girl Invisible Concealer in medium 155(yes I have horrible genetic dark circles)
    Brows: Milani brow fix in Light(this gives me visible eyebrows and looks really natural)
    Mascara: Rimmel Lash Accellerator in black topped with Cover Girl Lashblast in brown(because otherwise the RLA tends to smudge)
    Eyeliner: Maybelline Upstoppable Eyeliner in Espresso(I bought it yesterday and it's not good)
    Eyeshadow: Silk Natural mineral eyeshadow in Breathe(it's a purple color, but I applied it lightly for work. It makes my eyes look really green) with a creamy color under my brows from some random Covergirl palette)
    Blush: Revlon blush in Sandalwood(love this color)
    Lips: CoverGirl Trushine Lipcolor in 410 Coral Radiante(orangy mood this morning)

    You know, I hadn't realized until I looked over this list, but it's been awhile since I bought a non-drugstore makeup. Maybe it's time to go visit the CCO in Allen...
     
  14. DigThatBeat

    DigThatBeat Familiar Face

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    Foundation: Estee Lauder Double Wear Light #2
    Powder: Coty Airspun Translucent
    Blush: Lancome Retro Rouge (deep red)
    Eyeshadow: Tarte Lifted Eye Primer, Revlon Vintage Lace (off white), Besame Peacock Blue
    Eyeliner: Jordana Black Fabuliner pen
    Mascara: IM mamey seed oil mascara
    Lipstick: Besame Red
     
  15. Fadetoblack

    Fadetoblack New in Town

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    What a great thread! I love the style :)
    I'm wearing:
    Eyeshadow: from urban decay book of shadows
    Eyeliner: L'oreal superliner in black crystal
    Mascara: Sephora brand mascara in black
    Brow pencil: Benefit Instant Brow Pencil in deep
    Powder: Maybelline dream matte powder
    Lipstick: Julie Hewett Film Noir lipstick
     
  16. fortworthgal

    fortworthgal Call Me a Cab

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    DigThatBeat - Your makeup sounds fabulous!

    Fadetoblack - I love Julie Hewett Noir lipsticks, too. Film Noir is one of my favorites!

    We're without water at my house right now (having our plumbing redone, super fun) so I went minimal. Today I'm wearing:
    Foundation: L'Oreal True Match liquid in N1
    Powder: Make Up For Ever HD Powder, Coty Airspun in translucent extra coverage
    Eyes: MAC Painterly paint pot, Lacura volume mascara, Lorac auburn brow pencil
    Lips: Julie Hewett Film Noir lipstick

    I keep meaning to make it over there, but I never seem to get around to it. Is it worth the trip?
     
    Last edited: Sep 28, 2011
  17. Miss sofia

    Miss sofia One Too Many

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    I love this thread!

    Me today:
    Dermablend in Opal (on small patch of psoriasis that has appeared).
    Beauty without cruelty stick concealer in 02
    Paul and Joe cream blush in 02 (dark pink)
    Coty Airspun translucent powder
    Benefit dark brown shadow on brows
    Bobbi brown gel liner in Black
    Benefit bad gal mascara in black
    Estee Lauder lipstick in Classic red applied with brush as i was late this morning. So no eyeshadow or lip liner.
     
  18. fortworthgal

    fortworthgal Call Me a Cab

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    Does anyone have a recommendation for a good waterproof mascara? My allergies have been bad lately and my eyes water constantly, so I end up looking like a raccoon an hour after I leave the house. lol I'm not brand loyal necessarily, I'm open to everything from drugstore to department store/Sephora brands.
     
  19. TheRedSquare

    TheRedSquare New in Town

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    I'll play :

    Face- Image tinted SPF 30, Maybelline 24hr Superstay concealor
    Eyes- Loreal Lineur Intese in Carbon Black, a black Stila Eyeshadow for brows
    Lip- Julie Hewett lipstick in Belle Noir

    This lipstick was dropped off this morning and within seconds I was dashing through the house to the nearest mirror to apply. I am in LOVE! It is a gorgeous, bright orangey-red that really works with my pale but warm skin tone. I love warm reds, but I wish they made my teeth look whiter like a cool or neutral does.
     
  20. MrSpadesGirl

    MrSpadesGirl New in Town

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    Hi, girls! I want to play!

    Today I am wearing:

    FACE
    Benefit Bo-ing Concealer in Light
    Revlon PhotoReady Pressed Powder in Fair/Light
    Benefit Coralista Box O'Powder Blusher

    EYES
    Benefit Big Beautiful Eyes Kit - light pearly pink base shadow, cocoa shimmer contour shadow, dark brown liner shadow. I use the liner shadow on my brows, too.
    L'Oreal Lineur Intense Felt Tip Liquid Liner in Black Mica (top lid only)
    Benefit They're Real! Mascara in Black - This really is the best mascara I've tried...and I have tried them all. It almost gives you the look of false eyelashes. It is a real pain in the rear to remove, though.

    LIPS
    Revlon Super Lustrous Lipstick in Really Red

    That's all for today. :)
     

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