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it was a pink MAC lipstick for me! in hindsight, it’s totally unsuited for my skintone, but I loved it anyway.

I jumped right on to MAC first but not including them (as they are mid-high end), my first high-end item that I purchased myself is NARS Orgasm Blush. 🙂

Other than MAC, I bought Chanel Dragon, and the clouds parted to reveal a thousand cherubs singing with bright Dragon red lips to celebrate my first step into true luxury… LOL

I bought a huge haul of MAC 3 yrs ago; from then I have really only bought high end; I think my first outside of MAC was Nars Orgasm blush and recentky I bought two meteorites as well as a few pallettes from Lancome which were ridiculously priced 🙂

A Becca foundation. It sucked because it broke me out so I had to return it, but that’s the first thing I can remember paying an absurd amount of money on. Up to that point, Mac was all I had known.

My dad took me to Aveda when I was like 14 because I was hell-bent on wearing makeup, but he wanted to make sure it was somewhat natural and good for my skin. I remember it was well over $200 worth, but I loved it all so much…
The first things I bought with my own money were NARS Orgasm blush, an eyeshadow trio from Smashbox, a bright red NARS lip gloss, and a YSL mascara.

Mine was a Mac makeup pallet from a CEO. It was from the Graphic Gardens collection and I was in love with the frosty orange eyeshadow ahaha.

I remember buying a Chanel nail polish and some MAC products (lipstick & eyeshadow)
it was my first big purchase when I got my first job… That was about 12+ years ago and I haven’t looked back since then! 😉

Urban Decay AC/DC eyeshadow, when I was 15 or so. But I didn’t know it was high end at the time, just very expensive, haha!

I really don’t remember, but I’m pretty sure it was something from Clinique. I was trying to remember what my first MAC purchase was and I think it was a peach colored gloss that they don’t make anymore and the clear Lipglass. I also got Bronze Sugar, which I loved and could never find again, and Oh Baby. Back then, the people at my MAC counter were so obnoxious and rude, so I rarely went there. Now, they have really sweet and helpful people, thank goodness.

I consider high end to be Guerlain, Chanel, Armani, Dior, YSL, and Burberry…etc. I still haven’t bought any of those brands,lol. I’m more of a mid range kind of girl when it comes to make up.

Same here! 😀 i thought i was one of the few/only.

My first non drugstore – at that time ‘expensive’ purchase was a Mac technakohl liner. I havent found any better yet.
Since then i have still just bought mid range like korres, benefit, mac, too faced and stila.

Thinking about going high end soon. 🙂 but maybe for an eyeshadow quad.

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