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Em commented on the post, Have you ever had an allergic reaction to a beauty product before? 1 month, 1 week ago

My mom is allergic to every mascara, so far as we can tell — Korres, Benefit, Maybelline, the gentle Clinique one, Physicians’ Formula, whatever organic thing Whole Foods sells… they all turn her eyes red and […]

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Em commented on the post, How to Conceal Under Eye Circles – Tips & Tricks 7 months, 2 weeks ago

I have trouble finding peachy/salmon concealers! I’m very pale but with bad dark circles, and most concealers that are fair enough are also so yellow that they look unnatural.

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For some reason, these sales NEVER fall when I’m running low on staples like mascara or foundation! I’ll be grabbing a Korres mascara as a Christmas present for my mom (she tried and loved mine but she thinks it’s […]

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Em commented on the post, How to Organize Your Makeup – My Tips & Tricks 7 months, 3 weeks ago

Aw man, I’d always imagined you sitting at a gorgeous vanity.

I used to keep everything in a tackle box (I move a lot), but the tackle box isn’t enough to hold everything anymore. I’d been thinking of […]

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Em commented on the post, How to Organize Your Makeup – My Tips & Tricks 7 months, 3 weeks ago

Wow, I’m green with envy.

Have you posted pictures of the spot where you apply makeup anywhere? I’d love to see that, too.

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Brun Createur just looks brown on me. Weird!

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Em commented on the post, What 15 products would be in your essential makeup kit? 8 months ago

No particular order, just numbering to see where I hit fifteen:

1. Cover FX pressed powder foundation
2. Tarte Amazonian Clay concealer
3. Marc Jacobs under-eye brightener
4. Stila marker liner (black)
5. […]

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All high and mid-high end for daily use (Cover FX foundation, Tarte concealer, Korres mascara, Tarte blush, Marc Jacobs under-eye concealer, Stila eyeliner, Too Faced Naked eyshadow palette), but the things I […]

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Em commented on the post, What do you use to clean your brushes? 8 months, 1 week ago

Shampoo or handsoap.

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Em commented on the post, What tools do you use to apply your foundation? 8 months, 1 week ago

For daily use, I use powder foundation and use Sephora’s Classic Mineral Powder brush.

On the rare occasions that I wear liquid foundation, I use some Sonia Kashuk brush, and buff with Tarte’s Airbrush Finish […]

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Em commented on the post, How much time do you normally have to put on your makeup? 11 months, 3 weeks ago

Before school or work, five minutes (foundation, undereye, eyeliner, mascara, blush… I put lipstick on in the car. If I wake up early, I might add another five and do eyeshadow). Before an interview, formal […]

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Em became a registered member 11 months, 3 weeks ago