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Mar commented on the post, Free for Haul Friday, Volume #249 4 days, 22 hours ago

Haul: Aveda Daily Repair. The rest was a clothes haul!
Weekend plans: I would also like to get to the farmer’s market this weekend!
Favorite warm dessert: Kanelbullar! Though I don’t limit it to dessert. I […]

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Mar commented on the post, Survey Says… August 13th, 2014 6 days, 18 hours ago

Phyrra has a great list of contour products for pale skin (including swatches)! She also has a list at the bottom where she split them by undertone.

http://www.phyrra.net/2014/05/9-best-contouring-products-pale-skin.html

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Mar commented on the post, Survey Says… August 13th, 2014 6 days, 18 hours ago

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair-Light/Neutral
How often do you contour/highlight? Daily in some capacity. I tend to keep it subtle. I’m not one for the full-on Kim Kardashian thing.
Favorite contour product? NYX […]

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Mar commented on the post, Hit List: Most Moisturizing Lip Balm 1 week, 5 days ago

Nuxe Reve de Miel. I carry Lucas Pawpaw Ointment in my bag. Both are great. I was happy to finally find a good place to buy the Pawpaw Ointment online.

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Mar commented on the post, Survey Says… August 6th, 2014 1 week, 6 days ago

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair-Light/Neutral
When do you remove your makeup typically? Typically once I get home for the evening.
What are your favorite makeup removing wipes? I don’t use them.
What makeup […]

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Mar commented on the post, Free for Haul Friday, Volume #247 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Haul: Nars Radiant Creamy Concealer, Clinique Cheek Pop in Plum Pop, Hourglass Ambient Blush in Dim Infusion.
Weekend plans: Writing, buying flowers and eating cherries. A lazy weekend.
Vintage or modern: Modern.

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IsaDora, Lumene, Institut Esthederm, Vichy, Avene. I can usually find pieces online but I wish the range were more easily available to me.

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Mar commented on the post, What’s your nail care routine? 3 weeks, 3 days ago

I’ll file my nails as needed. I use a cuticle remover (CND Cuticle Eraser), nail brush and put sweet almond oil on my nails each time I remove polish and. A strengthener (SpaRitual Nail Fortifier) each time I put […]

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Mar commented on the post, Survey Says… July 23rd, 2014 3 weeks, 6 days ago

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair-Light/Neutral
Your go-to lip color right now? Chanel Satisfaction
The blush you can’t stop wearing? Illamasqua Naked Rose
Eyeshadow palette you’ll never stop loving? Urban Decay Naked

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This is stunning! When you posted the promo images, I knew I would love this collection but damn. I’m wild about this! I worry about metallic finishes so I’m thrilled to see your review of it. I’m sold.

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Mar commented on the post, Do you have a go to lip color (or lip color combination)? 4 weeks, 1 day ago

Either Nars Terre de Feu or Chanel Satisfaction are the ones I’ll use most often.

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Mar commented on the post, What’s your current favorite fragrance? 1 month ago

Chanel Chance Eau Fraiche is the one I seem to be reaching for most these days.

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Mar commented on the post, Hit List: Best Makeup Remover 1 month ago

I use coconut oil most evenings. When I have stubborn eye makeup, I’ll use sweet almond oil.

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Mar commented on the post, Survey Says… July 16th, 2014 1 month ago

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair-Light/Neutral
Favorite gold eyeshadow? Urban Decay Half Baked.
Favorite green eyeliner? Nars Barrow Street.
Favorite black mascara? Chanel Le Volume, though I enjoy trying new mascaras.

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Mar commented on the post, Survey Says… July 9th, 2014 1 month, 1 week ago

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair-Light/Neutral
Favorite cream blush formula? Josie Maran Coconut Cheek Gelee
Favorite cheek stain formula? Becca Beach Tint
Favorite powder blush formula? Illamasqua Powder Blush

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Mar commented on the post, Hit List: Best Cool-Toned Pink Blush 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Illamasqua Katie!

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Mar commented on the post, What do you look for in a new foundation? 1 month, 2 weeks ago

I primarily use a light foundation. As my skin is dry, I look for something that can stand up to my heavier moisturizers and has a dewy finish to it. As I’m biracial, the hardest but most important part is finding […]

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Mar commented on the post, Rant & Rave: Eyebrows 1 month, 2 weeks ago

They’re the one thing I feel I have to do every day because it’s has the single greatest impact on framing my face. Though it took quite a while before I found the right products for me. It needed to suit my soft […]

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Mar commented on the post, Survey Says… June 25th, 2014 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair-Light/Neutral
Last eyeshadow(s) you wore? MAC Omega and Nylon
Last blush you wore? NARS Matte Multiple in Siam
Last lip color you wore? Chanel Satisfaction

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Mar commented on the post, What three lipsticks should everyone have in their stash? 1 month, 3 weeks ago

You already made great suggestions for the kinds of colors. I tend to always have a nude, red and pink/peach in a drawer with the things I use most. The one color out of each that I feel I can just put on and go […]

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