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on occasion, but then I’ll go on a no-buy for a little while, and then it doesn’t seem like i have enough anymore!

Yes, all of a sudden I do. I’m meant to be leaving for university, from Asia to the UK, so I have to decide what to take with me πŸ™

me too! i left singapore for southampton, UK, last year.. and it was heart wrenching having to decide what to take.. i felt so blah πŸ™

In moving from the US to Oxford, I was only able to take a small box of makeup amongst all my other, “more” necessary things… it was not nice at all. But I ended up living 2 minutes from a MAC store, so… um… the box began to overflow. Slightly. So no worries – it will be alright in the end!

I can’t decide! πŸ™ I think I’ll probably take the expensive stuff I love. Makes more sense to stock up on Chanel in Malaysia than in the UK, right?

Oh, Oxford is lovely! What course will you be doing?

I don’t think I do, but I think it says something when my friend who’s a makeup artist is shocked at how much makeup I do have πŸ™‚

I have a lot that I don’t use anymore. I should get rid of it, but I worry that I’ll run out of something and need a backup plan until I can replace an item. Most people (who just aren’t into makeup) think my routine consists of too many products. However, they aren’t using anything but foundation, liner and mascara, which seems lacking to me πŸ˜› I like a dramatic look, they do not. That’s okay.

Then do like me, categorize your makeup into summer and winter, like clothes, and pack it away for a while, then you will find new joy when you change collection – except for the basics of cause.
And for the record, my friends are just like yours, and I too are the only one who like dramatic and multicolor looks.

i agree with the first comment. there is not such thing as too much makeup, but one can wear too much make up.

i think i have too much compared to pple ard me.. but i am always lemming new stuff anyway all the time.

Yes, all the time! Especially when I think about how infrequently I use most of it and how unorganized it is!

Yes!I’ve been cutting down alot on my purchase.MAC is the only brand now which still manage to suck $$$ out from my pockets.

No way, you cannot have too much make up. πŸ™‚ Seriously though, yes, but I still keep buying more and more. Just cannot resist all the lovely stuff out there. πŸ™‚

yes, do i do feel many times, i have too much make up…especially when i see myself reaching for some colors often over some colors or products that are just untouched..it seems waste n then the realisation, i have too much….

Yes! But I go through my stash to clean out often (of course, I’m just making room for new stuff – LOL). Hey, you have to have at least one over-indulgence. And this one is safe! πŸ™‚

I know for a fact that I have too much makeup – too much perfume too – but in the grand scheme of things, is it such a big deal that I do? Storage is becoming an issue, but it’s still manageable for now. There are far worse vices to have.

I agree! Makeup at least doesn’t take up a lot of space. Plus I never have a problem finding friends willing to take stuff off my hands if I feel lik I’m not using them enough (especially eyeshadow haha!)

That’s also my justification: There are worse hobbies/past times/addictions such as drugs, drinking, smoking, and the likes!
Besides…I always say that it’s not that I have too much makeup & other lovelies that’s the problem; it’s that I don’t have a bathroom big enough!!! :p

Sometimes when i end up trying to make space for my new stuff and end up giving away and throwing away stuff i do feel as tho i waste way too much money on makeup.

I’m puzzled how I’m going to organize all the makeup in my bathroom so yes, I think I have too much! The solution is not to cull the makeup, but to get a bigger bathroom. *lol*

I have, in full size: 3 foundations (2 powder + 1 compact); 1 concealer; 1 bronzer; 1 blush; 9 mono e/s; 2 trio e/s; 2 quads; 2 mascaras; several eyeliner pencils I can’t manage to wear; around 10 lipglosses + some lipsticks I really do not wear. So, not too much, really.

+ around 60 sample baggies of mineral makeup I haven’t tried yet.

I wouldn’t say I have too much makeup. More than I need, probably. But everything I have is useful to me.

The only thing I think I should cut back on right now is lipglasses. I have a lot of those, and they do go bad.

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