Tuesday, September 30th, 2008

Temptalia Asks You


If you could only buy three makeup products for the rest of your life, what would they be? (Makeup only — thus, this excludes skincare and the like!)

Thanks to Neena for the question!

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48 thoughts on “Temptalia Asks You – If you could only buy three makeup products for the rest of your life, what would they be?

  1. Lexi

    Mascara, eyeliner annndd lipgloss. If I can have skincare I’d just take really super good care of my skin so that I wouldn’t need foundation. :P

  2. Virginia

    This is really hard…I think I couldn’t do without foundation, concealer and face powder. If I had perfect skin I would probably take mascara, black gel eyeliner and my Shimmering Nudes palette instead…

  3. Catherine

    foundation mascara and blush. I can’t live without foundation…

  4. DaniMae

    Zoom Lash mascara, Raizin blush, and Big Baby plush glass.

  5. Rose

    Lancome’s Pro Custom Design Double Mascara 100%. I live by this mascara. Tinted moisturizer with SPF. And tinted chapstick with spf. I figured if this is all I can use forever, I should make it simple. :-)

  6. Rose

    doy to me. just saw the exclusion of skincare, but i dont wear foundation, dont wear concealer, seldom wear blush. so i will say instead of the moisturizer, black eyeliner. :-)

  7. grace

    eyeliner, mascara, probably foundation.

  8. Ladybug

    Foundation, eyebrow pencil and eyeliner!

  9. diorshow mascara, studiofix powder, valentines lipgelee

  10. dee

    Plushlash mascara, Mineralize Skinfinish Pressed Powder, and Bare Necessity Dazzleglass.

  11. Maren

    mineral foundation powder (powder or fluid foundation mixed with moisturizer)
    mascara
    Something like a pot rouge or cream color base in a coppery/ bronzey shade to use on lips, cheeks and eyes.
    I just couldn

  12. Tiffany

    Black eyeliner and mascara accompanied with a high shine lip moisturizer…All of the above assumes naturally fabulous skin…a girl can dream can’t she=)

  13. Oh man this is tough!!
    NARS Orgasm blush, Benefit BADgal lash, DuWop lip venom.

  14. Meg

    Eyeliner, mascara and lipgloss/chapstick!

  15. Marcela

    Originally I thought that this question was really difficult to answer, seeing as I’m like Christine in respect to wearing multiple colours from day-to-day. That being said, with the multi-functionality of today’s cosmetics, many products can be used for more than the originally intended design.
    My picks:
    MAC Fibre Rich Lash Mascara in All Black
    MAC Paint in Stilife
    MAC Eyeshadow in Mystery

  16. Michelle

    CG Aquasmooth makeup, mascara and chapstick

  17. Lancome mascara, MAC eye shadow in Shroom and Burt’s Bees Cherry Lip Gloss.

  18. millie

    foundation, lipstick and eyeliner

  19. Sarah

    concealer, loose powder, blush:)

  20. cloudburst

    Concealer, loose powder and MAC Espresso e/s because i can use it on my brows & eyes.

  21. Ruth

    Diorshow Iconic mascara, Prestige eyebrow pencil in taupe & Make Up For Ever Super Gloss in #8

  22. Rowan

    MAC Black eye pencil, YSL Black mascara, and YSL Touche Eclat.

  23. Rachel

    If I had perfect skin..

    YSL Faux Effet Cils in #5 (Burgundy)- totally makes my eyes look bright green
    Bobbi Brown Cream Lip/Cheek Color in Calypso Coral
    MAC Mineralize Skinfinish in Lightscapade

  24. Coco72

    Diorshow Mascara
    MAC blush Dollymix
    MAC paint Bare Canvas as a base

  25. Sandy

    Lipgloss, Mascara, Eyeshadow

    these are the only three categories I would wear. I wear nothing half the time though.. but if I were to replace one of them with, The eyelash curler, shiseido or shu uemura..

    didn’t pick out any brand because we girls always experiment with stuff, so mine’s not fixed!

  26. Nell

    Mascara (Diorshow or Chanel Exceptionel)
    MSF Natural in Light
    Lipstick (I could use that as blush too)

  27. Mascara, foundation and an eyelash curler. If I have to pick brand, I’d say Givenchy’s PhenomenEyes (I can’t WAIT to try that!!!), MAC Studio Fix fluid.

    Ummm, the reason I pick these is because I make my own eyeshadow and lip balm! Or else I’d say lip balm instead of the curler. I guess I’m cheating. But I’m not buying the products! Just the ingredients, lol.

  28. Tanya

    Mascara for sure
    Since I have really problem skin, I would “need” to say foundation.
    AND I guess some type of gloss, likely Dazzleglass.

  29. Kristine

    Good question! I would get a good mascara, a concealer and a lipbalm; if the latter is in the skincare-category I’d get something else for my lips, maybe a moisturizing lipstick.

  30. Tinted moisturizer, a bronze/peach cream product to cover eyes, cheeks & lips and mascara.

  31. Rose

    I would definitely get:

    MAC Studio Fix Fluid: this stuff makes my skin look amazing!
    MAC Mineralize Blush in Nuance: Give such an amazing color and glow
    CoverGirl Lash Blast Mascara in Black.

  32. Asta

    A light to medium coverage foundation, black mascara (probably Exceptionnel de Chanel since I’m still in love with it) and a pinky-peach colored cream/gel/stick such as the discontinued Neutrogena shimmer sheers. Mine are almost gone. SAD FACE. Maybe I’d spring for a NARS multiple since I’d have so much extra cash laying around!

  33. Great question! I’d do:
    1.a buildable foundation like Revlon Colorstay (so it can double as concealer)
    2. mascara (and I’d take an angled brush and use it as eyeliner too)
    3.lipstick (so that I can also tint my cheeks with it).

  34. Helene

    Some browshadow for sure :)
    A shimmery light pigment like :hmm: Your Ladyship.
    Clinique High Impact Mascara

  35. Amy

    Mascara, concealer and lip gloss.

  36. Kimberly

    Facial moisturizer, mascara, & lip gloss.

  37. Mascara, eyeliner and concealer!

  38. Minty746

    Hmm…this is a difficult question! I’ll choose foundation, brow pencil, and lipstick. I could use the lipstick as blush!

  39. Avatar of Chantale Macaddict

    At 1st, I though it was an easy question, but, after consideration, I don’t know…
    1) Maybe a multi (like NARS multi stick or even a NARS blush) to use for cheeks, lips and eyes. It feels like cheating but it’s hard to pick only 3 items!!!
    2) Definitely a black mascara
    3) a MAC lipliner (like VINO or NIGHTMOTH, which are too dark for my lips, and which I always use as eyeliner). They go well with purples/pinks/burgundys.

  40. Hillary

    mascara, brow gel, and this MK shadow that is perfect for filling in my brows.

    brows can really make or break your entire face imo. you could have perfect skin but if your brows are like caterpillars it wont really matter.

  41. viv

    does lip balm count? because that would be my first… i can NOT live without lip balm :P
    and then it’d be black eyeliner and then mascara! i’m all about the eyes :D

  42. Saira

    Probably concealer, mascara and lipstick.

  43. Avatar of Carrie Carrie

    Eyeliner, mascara and tinted moisturizer. If it had to be specific products, the only one I know for sure would be MAC earthline technakohl.

  44. Haley

    mascara, eyeliner, foundation.

  45. Foundation, Powder, and lipstick

  46. Mascara, Urban Decay eyeliner & MAC lipgloss.

  47. Whitney

    I hate limits
    a black liner self sharpening and waterproof
    a simple gray shadow like pandemonium
    red blush- NARS “Exhibit A”

  48. I would want to have a good base for make-up which is Bio Oil. I would also need a good lengthening msscara