Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

Survey Says

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  • Your skin tone/coloring:
  • Favorite spring lipstick?
  • Favorite spring blush?
  • Go-to spring look?

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23 thoughts on “Survey Says… January 16th, 2013

  1. L

    I only have seasonal lip colours. More pinks in the spring/summer and more reds in the fall/winter!

  2. Elle Jaye

    Your skin tone/coloring:MAC Nc50
    Favorite spring lipstick? MAC Impassioned or MAC Up the Amp
    Favorite spring blush?-La Femme Coral
    Go-to spring look?-Neutral eyes, colored liner on water liner, light contouring/shimmery highlighter, coral blush, and a standout lip!

  3. Nikki

    Skin tone- fair nc 10 MAC
    Lip color- corals and pinks
    Blush- pinks such as tartes dollface
    Spring look- plum/purple shadow with dark brown in the waterline. Or a bronze smokey eye using loracs unzipped pallet. Also like champagne all over lid and vibrant colors for the waterline for a fun spring look

  4. xamyx

    Skin: Very light; extremely neutral.

    My “look” doesn’t change with the seasons, but then, we don’t have “season” here in Southern California… We get hot or cold. That said, the only thing that changes is how *much* I wear. Obviously, if it’s really hot, I’ll wear less, and in cooler weather I’m more comfortable wearing more. Also, my wardrobe colors don’t change, only textures; I tend to match the “weight” of my makeup to the “feel” of my clothing. I go to extremes with preventing tans, so my foundation pretty much carries me year-round. I’ve also never been a fan of pastels, either with my coloring, or personal aesthetic, so the more “traditional” Spring shades are a big skip for me, anyway.

  5. Dominique

    ■Your skin tone/coloring: medium/fair

    ■Favorite spring lipstick? : many ! Chanel Charme, Dioraddict in Candide ( 2013 ), Guerlain Jardins de Bagatelle, Nars Roman Holiday and… a lot of others

    ■Favorite spring blush? Benefit Hervana, Chanel Espiègle, Dior Rosy Glow and many others

    ■Go-to spring look? A pretty blush and a pretty lipstick, pastel eyeshadows ( Nars Douce France, Dior Garden Roses, Dior Smoky Rose ( 2013 ), Chanel quads among others )

  6. Ana

    Your skin tone/coloring: NC30-35
    Favorite spring lipstick? Revlon Lipbutter in Strawberry Shortcake
    Favorite spring blush? NARS Desire
    Go-to spring look? Pastel eyeshadow/ soft pink cheeks / soft pink lips

  7. Mariella

    Skintone/colouring: fair, cool, dark brown hair and eyes
    Favourite spring lipstick: probably the same ones I wear all year ’round but I might lean a bit toward MAC Sweetie or Lustering
    Favourite spring blush: perhaps Pinch o’Peach or Dollymix
    Go-to spring look: I honestly don’t think I have one; I just wear what appeals to me and what fits with my clothes and my activities on any given day

  8. Your skin tone/coloring: Fair and neutral/ cool
    Favorite spring lipstick?: I don’t think I could pick just one, but I do tend to wear lighter, softer pinks when the weather gets warmer- Nars Pago Pago and Mayflower and Mac Viva Glam V.
    Favorite spring blush? The last couple of years it’s been Mac’s Dainty or Nars Deep Throat, but I think this Spring Guerlain’s Chic Pink will be getting a lot of wear.
    Go-to spring look? I don’t really have one. I tend to wear more greens with a softer pink lip, I suppose. I also love using light, cool purples!

  9. Christina Nguyen

    Your skin tone/coloring: Neutral light tan, NC30/C4

    Favorite spring lipstick? Bobbi Brown creamy lip color in Pink Ballet

    Favorite spring blush? Luminoso by Milani but really, it’s all about bronzer after March! Mac Matte Bronze on top of Stila Convertible Color in Rose.

    Go-to spring look? Natural skin (Becca Luminous Skin Color), warm bronzey cheeks, shimmery peachy pink lips, curled dark lashes

  10. Joanne

    Skin tone: Tan w/olive undertones: MAC NC 43, Nars Syracuse
    Fav Spring Lipstick: Nars Barbarella, Coral Bliss
    Fav Spring Blush: Hands down MAC’s Mighty Aphrodite (LOVE LOVE LOVE)
    Go to spring look: Neutral eyes, pop of color w/liner on water line, coral cheeks and coral lips.

  11. Marian

    ■Your skin tone/coloring: Fair/warm
    ■Favorite spring lipstick? NARS Barbarella
    ■Favorite spring blush? NARS Gina
    ■Go-to spring look? green or bronze eyes, peach lips and cheeks

  12. Nikki

    Your skin tone/coloring: NC50

    Favorite spring lipstick? I LOVE coral gloss in the warmer months, but if I do wear lipstick it will be my MAC Funshine Slimshine.

    Favorite spring blush? La Femme Coral

    Go-to spring look? Sephora Microsmooth Powder Foundation, a neutral brown eye or no eye make up with brown liner, La Femme Coral blush, MAC Lychee Luxe Lipglass

    • chris

      I am NC50 and love the MAC Hibiscus (LE) lipstick or even the Cyndi Lauper Viva Glam Lipglass also LE. I bought several back-ups on ebay this past summer. I like Peachstock (I think) or Amber Rose from MAC for coral blushes.

  13. Stevia

    Favorite lipstick? I love MAC ever hip with nars Turkish delight on top.
    Favorite blush? Nars Gina (thanks to your recommendation!)
    Spring look? For the spring I keep it fresh. I rarely wear foundation. Just sunblock. Nude eyeliner, mascara, Gina blush, their real mascara, plw concealer under the eyes and then I usually highlight and contour lightly. Highlighting is what I do the most to Brighten my look. I also smudge eyeshadow of choice on the upper lash line. 😉 depends really. Any coral lipstick with Turkish delight. – looks A lot like flamingo!

  14. Katie

    Your skin tone/coloring: Beige/Neutral
    Favorite spring lipstick? MAC Victorian
    Favorite spring blush? BECCA Fig
    Go-to spring look? Neutral eye, lots of mascara, and a bright pink lip.

  15. Jenna

    Your skin tone/coloring: Fair, cool-toned.
    Favorite spring lipstick? I usually use gloss, but I suspect I will be using OCC’s Memento a lot this Spring.
    Favorite spring blush? Dandelion or Georgia by Benefit.
    Go-to spring look? I don’t limit myself. I go with whatever mood I’m in.

  16. Rosaline

    Your skin tone/coloring: fair warm
    Favorite spring lipstick? MAC Ravishing
    Favorite spring blush? Milani Luminoso
    Go-to spring look? Estee lauder pure color stay on shadow paint in halo (all over lid), urban decay chopper in outer crease, urban decay walk of shame to blend the color, urban decay foxy as highlight, NYX jumbo eyeshadow in strawberry milkshake for water line and inner corner highlight. Rimmel scandal eyes mascara.

    Sometimes just use urban decay chopper as all over lid or urban decay YDK as all over lid. Pinky pinkish eyeshadow just feels so youthful!

  17. Laurina

    Your skin tone/coloring: fair/red undertones
    Favorite spring lipstick? Mac ultra darling
    Favorite spring blush? The balm hot mama
    Go-to spring look? Urban decay whiskey eye pencil, ud busted, ud foxy
    Cheeks- benefit hervana
    Lips- buxom dolly

  18. Mischa

    Your skin tone/coloring: NC20

    Favorite spring lipstick? Mac Saint Germain

    Favorite spring blush? Benefit PosieTint

    Go-to spring look? Pastel lips with black mascara.

  19. Sara

    Your skin tone/coloring: Neutral Warm
    Favorite spring lipstick? MAC Lustering
    Favorite spring blush? Bella Bamba from Benefit
    Go-to spring look? I don’t have one, but normally I prefer a natural skin and nude eyes with a little eyeliner and mascara, light couturing and pink-coral blush and finally my lips light pink or coral too.

  20. Veronica

    Your skin tone/coloring: Fair, cool-toned.
    Favorite spring lipstick? Revlon Lip Butter in Strawberry Shortcake and any of my multiple fuschias.
    Favorite spring blush? Bobbi Brown Nude Pink
    Go-to spring look? I actually don’t change my makeup too much between seasons – I’m generally a neutral eye/cat eye with a bold lip kind of girl. I just tend to do rich reds and burgundies more in winter, while in spring I use more hot pinks, fuschias, and lighter reds. Pinks and nude tones are for lazy makeup days only. 😉

  21. HJ

    I have very fair skin with bluish/pinkish undertones. My favorite spring lipstick is Gotta Dash Sheen Supreme lpstick by MAC. I love really nautral makeup for the spring. No eye makeup, barely any mascara, only a light dusting of finishing powder, BB cream, cream blush, and my Gotta Dash. I think come spring time, I’ll be using the new cream blush from Flower Cosmetics in Peach Blossom.

  22. Cat G

    Your skin tone/coloring: Light with yellow undertones
    Favorite spring lipstick? Benefit’s Saucy (or is that more summery?)
    Favorite spring blush? Tarte Amused Amazonian Clay Blush
    Go-to spring look? I don’t have one, I like to mix it up through out the year!