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Skin tone-Pale olive in winter
Last skincare purchase-Vasanti Brighten Up (Holy Grail status)
Last product impressed with-MAC Mineralized Skinfinish Natural-where have you been all my life. I just received one a couple of days ago and I love it as a finishing powder right now when I am so pale and pasty. It adds a nice sort of warmth without adding colour or glow.
Last product bought due to hype-See MAC MSF above. I have read so much about this stuff over the years I had to try it.

Your skin tone/coloring: Very pale, neutral.

Last skincare purchase? Clinique Dramatically Different Lotion

Last product you were impressed with? Wet and Wild Reserve Your Cabana. Works great as a luminizing finishing powder at a super cheap price.

Last product you bought because of hype? Too Faced Born This Way in Snow. Hasn’t arrived yet, but expectations are high.

Your skin tone/coloring: Olive undertone, light/medium

Last skincare purchase?
Marcelle 3in1 Micellar Cleanser (I love my Bioderma but I wanted a pump top bottle)

Last product you were impressed with?
I got a sample of the new Becca Aqualuminous foundation and I’m really loving it so far.

Last product you bought because of hype?
BH Cosmetics Carly Bybel palette. It was only $12 and I am so in love!!! The best purchase I’ve made in a long time. Great value and amazing product

And I also finally bought MAC Mineralize blush in Warm Soul and am crazy for it. I’ve swatched it so many times in store and wasn’t impressed but decided to just try it. It’s perfect and I wear it everyday, even if I use other blush products too.

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Your skin tone/coloring: fair, cool
Last skincare purchase? I think it was Jouviance (Canadian brand) Glyco/Laser 10 cream
Last product you were impressed with? Secret de Nuit hair “moisturizer” from Phyto
Last product you bought because of hype? Becca Pearl powder highlighter (but I really love it and it’s very similar to the LE Dior highlighter so does that count as “hype”? I really did my research)

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Your skin tone/coloring: fair warm (NC15), dark auburn hair
Last skincare purchase? Besides repurchases, the Origins Drink Up Intensive Overnight Mask which I LOVE!
Last product you were impressed with? MAC So Select lipstick
Last product you bought because of hype? Becca Champagne Pop – which arrived yesterday and I immediately realized it looks identical to Looxi Bombshell on me, which I already have, so it’s going back :/


I LOVE that boscia mask! Helps so so much with flakies in the morning from using retin-a. How are you liking it?

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♥ Your skin tone/coloring:
• Dark to Medium-Deep
• Warm undertone, with a touch of Neutral
• NC44.5 to NC45

♥ Last skincare purchase?
• Lancôme Énergie De Vie The Cleansing Oil
• Lancôme Énergie De Vie Daily Aqua-Gel

♥ Last product you were impressed with?
• Estée Lauder Invisible Powder Foundation
❝ Like I’d stated in a previous Temptalia question from a couple days ago, I’d bought this item on a whim [via an online retailer]. I’d primarily bought is because it was a shade I’d been hunting for over a year. To my surprise, the shade matched my skin perfectly, which is pretty rare, in my case. And the powder is pretty good, too. ❞

♥ Last product you bought because of hype?
• Charlotte Tilbury Bar of Gold

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My skin tone/colouring: Fair with cool, pink undertones.
Last skincare purchase? Cetaphil Daily Moisturizer. Not sure how I like it.
Last product you were impressed with? Joe Fresh Illuminating concealer.
Last product you bought because of hype? NYX Blush in Taupe.
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Your skin tone/coloring: light, warm
Last skincare purchase? Cinq Mondes Micellar Water
Last product you were impressed with? Lancôme L’Absolu Rouge Définition in Le Carmin. I was also impressed by the pigmentation and shine delivered by the Chanel Rouge Coco Stylo.
Last product you bought because of hype? Chanel Rouge Coco Stylo
Lulle Recently Posted: #FrenchFriday : Cattier and the clay mask rainbow

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Your skin tone/coloring: Fairest neutral. Still loving the Koh Gen Do Maifanshi Moisture Foundation in 001. It’s really a bit too moisturising for my skin type but the colour is great so I make it work! I also love the Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation in 00 Alabaster. It’s one of the most accessible foundations for pale skin and it’s an amazing formula- it’s one of the palest that I’ve come across. ?

Last skincare purchase? I think it was Garnier makeup removing wipes. Does that count because I have no idea what I bought before that!

Last product you were impressed with? It would have to be the Urban Decay x Gwen Stefani lipstick in Firebird. It’s so gorgeous with the blue pearl in it and it’s a lovely formula too! If you love bright, intense lipsticks then you need this. ?

Last product you bought because of hype? I’m really not sure. I don’t tend to get drawn in by hype so I can’t think of anything. I think I’m past that stage!

My skin is cool-toned and pale but not fully fair.

The answer to all three questions is Burt’s Bees cleansing oil! I used to say that I’d never jump on the oil cleansing bandwagon, as my skin is oily and fussy as it is, but lately I’ve been wanting to do something about those bumps that sit under the surface of my skin. They’re almost gone after just a few days. After using the oil, I rinse with my CeraVe foaming cleanser.

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair redhead
Last skincare purchase? Dr Jart BB cream (repurchase)
Last product you were impressed with? Drybar The Chaser Shine Cream. It’s like highlighter for your hair, it just illuminates without adding oil.
Last product you bought because of hype? Too Faced Peanut Butter palette (arrives tomorrow!)

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Your skin tone/coloring: Fair/neutral

Last skincare purchase? Dr. Brandt Needles No more

Last product you were impressed with? I’d have to say it would be the Bite Beauty Amuse Bouche in Dragonfruit. I disliked the original formulation of their lipsticks and really didn’t have high hopes for the new formula. After spending time reviewing and thinking about Dragonfruit for my blog, I purchased another shade.

Last product you bought because of hype? 2 actually – Natasha Denona Mono Shadow and Glow. 1 winner, 1 so-so….

Skin tone is medium warm.
Last skincare purchase AND product I was impressed with – the new Garnier moisturizing gel. Also ColourPop Amaze, which I resurrected from my stash and am impressed with all over again.
Last product I bought because of hype – I dunno. I generally read your reviews before going nuts and if something doesn’t live up to the hype, you’ve saved me from parting with my cash many times!

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Your skin tone/coloring: Porcelain
Last skincare purchase? Curel itch defense lotion
Last product you were impressed with? Louboutin matte rouge Louboutin lipstick. It lasts for 8+ hours and through greasy taco meals without needing so much as a touch-up.
Last product you bought because of hype? ColourPop ultra satin liquid lipstick.
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Skintone/Coloring: Fairly light, very neutral; dark-featured.

Skincare: I *think* it was Alaffia Everyday Coconut Daily Rejuvenating Face Scrub, which is amazing for removing makeup & cleansing, in one step. I only have to buy skincare products about every 6 months, so it’s not easy to recall exactly what I bought…

Impressed: Kroger Remove Wipe The Day Away Eye Makeup Remover; I picked it up on a whim (1/2 off, only $3!) while grocery shopping. It’s even better than Lancome Bi-Facil, and less irritating. I figured I could always use it to spot-clean eye brushes, but I actually really love it!

Hype: While it’s not a specific item that gets a great deal of attention, I’d have to say the Anastasia Beverly Hills Cream Contour Kit in Fair. The brand’s contour products get a fair amount of hype in general, but I haven’t tried any before due to the fact they were too dark/warm. I found the Light in-store, then found out about the Fair a few days later, and bought it immediately. Both are great for pale skin, but there’s more of a range in the Fair contour shades (the Light kit has the most subtle differences), and is more foolproof.

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I love my ABH cream contour! I was thrilled when it was released, as I’d been searching for months for a cream contour that would work with my fair/light skin and pink undertones. They did such a great job with the colors!

Your skin tone/coloring: fair/light
Last skincare purchase? Yes to Grapefruit Night Treatment
Last product you were impressed with? Revlon ColorStay Ultimate Suede Lipstick
Last product you bought because of hype? Kat Von D Tattoo Eyeliner

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Skin tone: Fair, light porcelain
Last Skincare purchase: QV cleansing milk. An Australian cruelty free brand
Last product impressed with: My Naked 2 palette
Last product bought because of hype: None – I only purchase beauty products reviewed here and they need to have a B+ or more rating.

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Your skin tone/coloring: Very fair w/neutral undertones, between N10-N13; magenta hair; hazel/green eyes.

Last skincare purchase? NuSkin Moisture Restore Day Protection Lotion SPF 15

Last product you were impressed with? Looxi Beauty Aurora eyeshadows

Last product you bought because of hype? ColourPop Ultra Mattes, I guess. I don’t really buy anything just because of the hype.

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Your skin tone/coloring: between fair and light; cool undertones with warm features. skin type: combo normal/oily with dehydration-prone undereyes and dry hands and feet; sensitive, with rosacea
Last skincare purchase? hands/body: SPF for hands from Deborah Lippman (Rich Girl, liking) and Supergoop (Forever Young — the hand cream fits easily in my bag, the body butter is nice on my arms). face: Paula’s Choice eye cream — liking very much.
Last product you were impressed with? PC’s eye cream — you have to warm it a bit and pat it on (it’s very thick), but it’s very hydrating, completely non-irritating, works beautifully under my concealer (IT Cosmetics Bye Bye Undereye), and has good active ingredients
Last product you bought because of hype? Oribe Dry Texturizing Spray. it’s OK on my hair, but not doing anything extraordinary — my hair may just be too long/heavy to get much volume, but I thought it was worth a try.

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