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Three sided mirror!!! Please tell! I am using the very small Powder Room downstairs in my home. I had a knee injury and going up and down stairs is too difficult now as well as bumping into my husband in upstairs bathroom! I like this little room, made it very pretty a couple of plexiglass organzers and on a small table just outside the door. No natural light. I try to keep it tidy (yeah, sure) especially when company comes (lots, often). Only problem for me is difficult to see without glasses, especially eyes. Other issue is I really have a difficult time standing for any long periods of time, but too small for a chair. I had a great magnifying mirror with suction cups on door, worked great until it fell and smashed!!!

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I have built myself a small makeup station in my room at my parents house. i lost my job so i am living with them at the moment 🙂 i have put two sets of drawers together and have my little makeup mirror and a lamp on one of the sets of drawers and my perfume and skincare on the other one 🙂

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I had vanity lights installed above my vanity in the master bedroom (daylight bulbs of course). That’s where I apply my makeup. I’m working on getting space converted in our computer room into a small studio so that I could shoot videos in there, which will mean more lights! I don’t really like the layout of any of our bathrooms so I never put makeup on in them.
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We live in a 4-1/2 so the extra room is mine. I have my closet, my couch, Tv and a vanity. It works well because he works nights so when I get up I don’t bother him

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I apply it in my own little bathroom. It’s a nice spot with good sunlight but it is small and I would love to have an area large enough to have a proper makeup table with serious storage drawers. I’ve thought of putting something in our bedroom, which is a large room but an unusual shape, with an alcove that I’ve set up as a reading/relaxing area, with a small sofa, etc. and I’m not really keen to lose that, though it would make a fabulous makeup area.

I can’t see without my glasses, so I have issues. I apply my eye makeup sitting on my bed with every light on and hold a mirror really close. I apply the rest of it in the bathroom mirror.

Depending on your light fixture, you might be able to use LED bulbs. They are much cooler. Though you need to select the correct “color temperature.” 3000k or less is generally a warmer, more natural light.

I apply most of it in the bathroom mirror, but it’s a PITA since I keep my makeup in the bedroom closet (it’s dark & dry), so I have to go back & forth. Most days, though, I will only apply face products in there, since mirror is large & the lighting is pretty good. Eye makeup is put on in the bedroom, and lip products are kept in the linen cabinet next to the bathroom, so I jist grab something from there when I’m done.

In our second bathroom, although the light is not the best. Often, I dash into the master bathroom to check something out in the wonderful natural light there. I just can’t clutter up the counter of the master with my makeup hoard.

I use a desk in my bedroom and sit in a chair. I can’t see so i use the magnifying side of a fancy standing mirror my husband bought me. it’s gotten so the only makeup I can apply in the bathroom anymore is lip gloss or lipstick.

In the bathroom. Great lighting. Not too bright. lol. I don’t care if I am only fooling myself.

One time my husband had this really bright light bulb in the bathrom and I couldn’t believe that was what I really looked like. I made him change it IMMEDIATELY!

The horror!

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