Survey Says… August 27th, 2014

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  • Best brand for blush?

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Your skin tone/coloring: Very pale/neutral
Best brand for lipgloss? Nars
Best brand for eyeliner? Stila’s smudge stick or Tarte’s Amazonian clay waterproof liner—that stuff doesn’t move
Best brand for blush? Nars again! Gaiety is the best

Your skin tone/coloring: NW10/15
Best brand for lipgloss? Bobbi Brown for the high end, Revlon for the low end.
Best brand for eyeliner? Hmm…that’s a tough one, but I’ll go with Estee Lauder.
Best brand for blush? NARS or Cargo

Your skin tone/coloring: NC25 / MUFE 120 (light-medium with yellow undertones)
Best brand for lipgloss? BUXOM! I am addicted to the tingle.
Best brand for eyeliner? Urban Decay
Best brand for blush? Illamasqua

■Your skin tone/coloring:Nc20ish
■Best brand for lipgloss? I don’t really care for lipgloss, but I’ll go with NYX Butter Glosses.
■Best brand for eyeliner? Physician’s Formula (liquid), Too Faced Perfect Eyes (pencil), MAC Fluidline (gel).
■Best brand for blush? NARS or theBalm.

Your skin tone/coloring: NC 20 neutral
Best brand for lipgloss? Shiseido Lacquer Rouge
Best brand for eyeliner? Marc Jacobs
Best brand for blush? Tom Ford

Skin tone/coloring: Porcelain, cool undertones

Best brand for lipgloss: Buxom Full-Bodied (non-tingly formula), BareMinerals Marvelous Moxie, Laura Mercier Lip Glace, Chantecaille

Best brand for eyeliner: Right now I can’t get enough of Marc Jacobs Highliners in Brown(Out) and (Stone)Fox. Classic shades with modern twists and they glide on effortlessly.

Best brand for blush: Dolce & Gabbana (might as well be powdered silk), Clinique Cheek Pops, Illamasqua, Hourglass Ambient Lighting, Chanel and Dior for their gorgeous colors, but their formulas are sometimes on the dry side. I love blush.

Hey Alice! I love every single one of the colors, but I reach for Plum Pop the most. It’s a lovely cool pink. 2nd, surprisingly, is Ginger Pop, which gives me a really natural, muted nude-pink look. I have to use a light hand with Ginger Pop, but it blends like a dream. You should definitely try Cheek Pops…I bet you’ll love them.

Your skin tone/coloring: light/medium, reddish-neutral undertone
Best brand for lipgloss? no glosses for me. i’m 100% lipstick 🙂 MAC will always have my heart with its lipsticks. not all of MAC’s makeup is great, but its lipsticks are
Best brand for eyeliner? smashbox, maybelline, covergirl, chanel, tom ford… i use pür for my supersensitive skin and i love it, but it’s definitely not the most dramatic/easiest application/longest wear/nicest color out there
Best brand for blush? NARS is really the best blush. i like Dior (esp. Rosy Glow) and Bobbi Brown too

■Your skin tone/coloring: Mac NW-25
■Best brand for lipgloss? I’m not a lipgloss fan.
■Best brand for eyeliner? Lancome
■Best brand for blush? Nars

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair, cool
Best brand for lipgloss? Clarins (Gloss Prodige)
Best brand for eyeliner? tough one but right now, for gel liner, IT Cosmetics. For pencil – toss up between Gosh and Sephora
Best brand for blush? Tarte (I’m getting boring, but it is!)

Your skin tone/coloring: light to medium warm

Best brand for lipgloss? I don’t often wear lip gloss… but I like Revlon glosses

Best brand for eyeliner? for pencil eyeliner, Smashbox, and for liquid liner MUFE

Best brand for blush? Chanel. And Sisley.

Skintone/Coloring: Fairly light, very neutral; dark-featured.

Gloss: Revlon; I don’t believe it’s necessary to spend a lot of money on lip products in general, especially lip gloss. Revlon isn’t sticky, is high-shine, and has no discernable scent/taste. If I need to amp up the color/pigmentation, I have lipstick.

Eyeliner: UD 24/7 Waterproof Liquid Eyeliner, or Essence Long Wearing pencil liner for the waterline. These are the only 2 that actually last through anything on me.

Blush: NARS; whether powder, or Multiples, there’s a shade for all skintones.

Skintone: painfully pale olive. NARS Siberia, LMdB 2, D&G Classic, Chanel B10 in the summer. Dark auburn hair, green eyes.
Lipgloss: Marc Jacobs! Also the Guerlain Gloss d’Enfer. The only two brands this lipstick-lover can stand to wear.
Eyeliner: I have yet to find a brand whose eyeliner routinely impresses. The UD ones are underwhelming for me. Reccomendations?
Blush: Chanel for cream, NARS for powder.

Your skin tone/coloring: Porcelain
Best brand for lipgloss? I don’t wear lipgloss. I can’t stand even the slightest sticky/tacky feeling on my lips.
Best brand for eyeliner? Make Up for Ever, Urban Decay, Tarina Tarantino, Sephora’s new Contour Eye Pencils.
Best brand for blush? I haven’t tried many blushes. I like the ones in the Urban Decay Anarchy face case.

Skin tone/coloring – N 5-10, red hair, blue eyes
Best brand for lipgloss – Buxom
Best brand for eyeliners – UD and Jordana – it’s a tie for me. UD for formula and colors and Jordana for formula and price.
Best brand for blush – NARS

Ditto on the Jordana. They are the best drugstore liners! Well, I haven’t tried the L’Oréal Silkissime eyeliners, supposedly they are amazing!

Coloration: Snow White (character)
Lipgloss: The only lipgloss I don’t hate is Buxom.
Eyeliner: I like Sephora’s house brand a lot. Also Maybelline’s Gel liner rocks.
Blush: I am entirely too rosy, so I’m gonna shout out Silk Natural’s UnBlush for neutralizing skin.

Your skin tone/coloring: Light with yellow undertones
Best brand for lipgloss? NYX
Best brand for eyeliner? Tarina Tarantino
Best brand for blush? Tarte

Your skin tone/coloring: Very Fair/Neutral
Best brand for lipgloss? I don’t wear lipgloss
Best brand for eyeliner? MAC (Fluidline)
Best brand for blush? Illamasqua

1. NC50 ( Deep Golden Yellow/ Beige or Caramel)
2. NYX, especially the ‘butter glosses’ and i’m typically not a gloss person
3. MAC (but I haven’t tried other brands)
4. Sleek Makeup

Skintone/Coloring: deep tan/mac NW43
Best Brand for lipgloss: In love with Nars Orgasm
Best Brand for eyeliner: hands down Urban Decay
Best Brand for blush: Mac

Your skin tone/coloring: MAC C5
Best brand for lipgloss?: Nars
Best brand for eyeliner?: Milani, Stila
Best brand for blush?: Inglot, Nars

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair
Best brand for lipgloss? Chanel – loving Glossimers right now
Best brand for eyeliner? NARS – Larger Than Life
Best brand for blush? Oh, I can’t decide. I love blush too much. 🙂

Your skin tone/coloring:hourglass vanilla/ laura mercier porcelain
Best brand for lipgloss? Nyx
Best brand for eyeliner? Haven’t found one yet
Best brand for blush? Benefit and nars

Skintone: cool/fair(red hair blue eyes)
Favorite lipgloss brand: Flower
Favorite eyeliner brand:WnW mega liner
Favorite blush brand: Flower cream blushes

Your skin tone/coloring: Pale, really pale, MAC NC15
Best brand for lipgloss? The best I’ve tried are from Maybelline, I don’t really like lipglosses
Best brand for eyeliner? So far, Rimmel’s Scandaleyes Eyeliners are the best
Best brand for blush? MAC

Skin Tone? Pretty much as pale as it gets.
Best brand for lip gloss? Nyx. I love their butter gloss, and I don’t really like gloss so I refuse to spend a lot on them.
Best brand for eyeliner? Urban Decay!
Best brand for blush? Hourglass or Benefit. I find Hourglass to be more consistently wonderful, while some of Benefit’s blushes (Hervana in particular) don’t live up to the other great ones they have.

Your skin tone/coloring: fair/neutral

Best brand for lipgloss? I don’t wear lip gloss.

Best brand for eyeliner? I don’t have a lot of experience with eyeliner, but I really like Tarte Amazonian Clay eyeliner in Golden Tiger’s Eye

Best brand for blush? NARS and Lancome for powder blushes (I also love the Benefit box powders) and YSL Creme de Blush for cream blushes.

Skin tone: Fair with olive tones/Hourglass Shell.
Best Brand for lip gloss: Illamasqua, I’m not much of a gloss fan, but I do enjoy those.
Best Brand for Eyeliner: Rimmel, actually, with the Scandaleyes liners. I think that formula is basically the same as the Urban Decay 24/7 line (and a few others) but the black doesn’t make my eyes water if I put it on the waterline, whereas Zero and Perversion do.
Best Brand for blush: Probably MAC. Lots of colours, including some more unusual ones, and a predictable range of pigmentation levels.

Light-medium skintone with warm undertones.
Lipgloss: Benefit. I wish they’d just make more colours.
Eyeliner: I wear liquid only and Marc Jacobs is the king of that. I wish he’d make more shades too!
Blush: Haven’t been wowed yet, but I like MUFE’s cream offering and Mac always has the colour selection.

Your skin tone/coloring: NW15 MAC, N117 MUFE HD
Best brand for lipgloss? Chanel
Best brand for eyeliner? MAC
Best brand for blush? MAC, Chanel

Skin Colouring: NC20, Vitalumiere 20
Best Gloss Brand: MAC Lipglass
Best Eyeliner Brand: Eye of Horus/Guerlain for Liquid
Best Blush Brand: MAC

Your skin tone/coloring: Light/medium, some pink undertone to neutral.
Best brand for lipgloss? Revlon / Cargo
Best brand for eyeliner? Jordana / Rimmel
Best brand for blush? Benefit / Tarte

Skin tone- Mac NW10
Best brand for lip gloss- I don’t really use gloss tbh
Best brand for eyeliner- Urban Decay
Best brand for blush- Chanel

Your skin tone/coloring : Light caramel, olive toned
Best brand for lipgloss? : Brrrr… I hate lipgloss.. I will only buy if the color really calls to me, regardless of brand and formula really.. the color needs to be VERY, very special to me to bend to the evil of gloss ahah
Best brand for eyeliner? : Stila
Best brand for blush? : Sisley

Your skin tone/coloring: light medium with yellow undertones
Best brand for lipgloss? YSL!
Best brand for eyeliner? Tarina Tatantino
Best brand for blush? Gonna say MAC for now but I just got a few Makeup Geek ones yesterday’

Your skin tone/coloring: light/neutral
Best brand for lipgloss? BareMinerals Marvelous Moxie
Best brand for eyeliner? UD 24/7
Best brand for blush? BareMinerals loose blushes are my favorite

Your skin tone/coloring: Medium
Best brand for lipgloss? Nyx
Best brand for eyeliner? Stila’s Stay all Day and Milani Eye Tech Extreme liquid liners
Best brand for blush? Nars and Chanel cream blushes

Your skin tone/coloring: light-neutral/yellow (I wear Hourglass Ivory)
Best brand for lipgloss? NYX butter glosses
Best brand for eyeliner? I hate eyeliner, but if I have to pick, I’d say Stila smudge stick or Tarte Skinny Smoldereyes
Best brand for blush? Tarte Amazonian Clay 12 hour

■ skin tone/coloring: Color IQ 1Y08 9Medium to fair-medium), mostly NC35
■Best brand for lipgloss? i hate lipgloss
■Best brand for eyeliner? Nars
■Best brand for blush? Nars

Skin tone/coloring: MAC NW20, MUFE 118
Best brand for lip gloss: Tough choice, but I think I’m going to go with Buxom Full-On Lip Cream And Polish. Can’t get enough of these formulas!
Best brand for eyeliner:
Liquid: Kat Von D Tattoo Liner.
Gel: MAC Fluidline or Urban Decay Ultra Intense Waterproof Cream Eyeliner
Pencil: Urban Decay 24/7 Glide on Pencils. Can’t beat that color line!
Pencil (waterline): Nars Larger than Life Longwear Eyeliner. Never budges from waterline!!!
Best brand for blush: Becca! Especially loving Damselfly right now.

Your skin tone/coloring: MAC NC 15 – 20
Best brand for lipgloss? MAC Lip glass I love the feel of these.
Best brand for eyeliner? Laura Mercier gel liner, on me it lasts for 24+ hours with minimal fading in the inner corner of the eye, and it was really minimal.
Best brand for blush? Hard to chose just one, MAC and NARS, but also MG and Illamamsqua.

a/k/a liner junkie, now that the Wayne G push brush is in heavy rotation…

NW 25-30: end of summer. will be nw 20-25 by jan

stick glosses, like UD + Nars, 2nd less feathering than tube/applicator glosses. i’m old.

1. UD. Never met a UD liner i didn’t like. 2. Stila smudge stick tied with MUFE aqua eyes 3. MJ: distant third. good colors, but poor on waterline + no staying power on me.
BUT I HAVEN’T DIPPED A TOE IN TARANTINO WATERS…know i’m drowned, there.

M. Francois Nars, followed distantly by Cargo (esp beach blushes), Tarte (uneven app; product varies in QC,) and vintage Chanel, not nec. in that order.

Late to the party on this one.

Shade: MAC C25 or UD 3.0
Best brand of lip gloss: Clinique Almost Lipstick in Black Honey
Best eyeliner: UD 24/7
Best blush: NARS

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair cool
Best brand for lipgloss? Buxom. Though none of my top favorite specific glosses are from it, but overall it’s a fave, love buying kits with mini lippies from them
Best brand for eyeliner? Bobbi Brown for gel, UD for pencil
Best brand for blush? Nars (Hourglass comes to mind as well, close second)

Your skin tone/coloring: Very fair, Neutral; auburn hair, hazel/green eyes, some freckles.

Best brand for lipgloss? MAC or Bobbi Brown; storebrand/drugstore brand: Femme Couture Monster Gloss (being discontinued 🙁 ) or Hard Candy.

Best brand for eyeliner? Urban Decay 24/7 for pencils; Tarte Amazonian Clay for gels. I don’t use liquids much, so I don’t know. I’ll be reading others’ comments for ideas on what to try.

Best brand for blush? NARS; Tarte Amazonian Clay

Your skin tone/coloring:
Medium deep/tan, golden-olive undertone. M·A·C NC42.

Best brand for lipgloss?
Not really a lipgloss wearer, but I like Buxom.

Best brand for eyeliner?
Urban Decay.

Best brand for blush?
NARS & Chanel.
PS: I prefer Tom Ford formulation, but we need more colors & finish, Tom!

Your skin tone/coloring: Very fair with neutral to pink undertones
Best brand for lipgloss? NYX and Buxom
Best brand for eyeliner? Stila and Urban Decay
Best brand for blush? Nars and Tarte

MAC NC45/Revlon Colorstay Caramel
Best lipgloss: MAC because of the variety, but I generally like glosses with serious pigmentation regardless of brand. In other words, heavy on color until it reaches the borderline of almost being a lipstick.
Best eyeliner: the d/c’ed Loreal HIP crème eyeliners. I have yet to find one that has the pigmentation and staying power of those
Best blush: Milani

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