Survey Says… February 20th, 2019

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  • Your skin tone/coloring:
  • Your go-to pink lipstick?
  • Your go-to neutral blush?
  • Your go-to purple eyeshadow?

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Skin tone/coloring: Below my name

Go-to pink lipstick: I am not into lipstick. One of the few I have is Chanel Rouge Coco in Mademoiselle, which is a pinky nude, so I guess that would be my go-to pink. Many years ago I had a few hot pinks but I donโ€™t have the self confidence to pull them off.

Go-to neutral blush: Tarte Concept

Go-to purple eyeshadow: I use whatever purple is in the palette in my current rotation. I use it in my deep crease and/or outer V.

Your skin tone/coloring: Porcelain

Your go-to pink lipstick? Urban Decay Anarchy for a bright pink, Besame 1969 Dusty Rose for a more natural/muted pink.

Your go-to neutral blush? Blackbird Cosmetics Kitten Kiss – I bought 3 backups when she closed her business ๐Ÿ™

Your go-to purple eyeshadow? UD ac/dc, UD Plague, MAC Fathom’s Deep.

๐˜๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ ๐ฌ๐ค๐ข๐ง ๐ญ๐จ๐ง๐ž/๐œ๐จ๐ฅ๐จ๐ซ๐ข๐ง๐ : Under my name; magenta/red hair; hazel/green eyes.

๐˜๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ ๐ ๐จ-๐ญ๐จ ๐ฉ๐ข๐ง๐ค ๐ฅ๐ข๐ฉ๐ฌ๐ญ๐ข๐œ๐ค? It’s a more mauvish pink, but UD Sheer Rapture. For a true pink, probably MAC Creme Cup. I rarely wear true pinks, though. I prefer mauves and fuchsias.

๐˜๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ ๐ ๐จ-๐ญ๐จ ๐ง๐ž๐ฎ๐ญ๐ซ๐š๐ฅ ๐›๐ฅ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ก? Tarte Exposed and Physician’s Formula Butter Blush in Plum Rose

๐˜๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ ๐ ๐จ-๐ญ๐จ ๐ฉ๐ฎ๐ซ๐ฉ๐ฅ๐ž ๐ž๐ฒ๐ž๐ฌ๐ก๐š๐๐จ๐ฐ? Urban Decay Urban and Ardency Inn Royal

Your skin tone/coloring: light with mostly neutral undertones
Your go-to pink lipstick? Fenty Candy Venom
Your go-to neutral blush? Tarte Exposed
Your go-to purple eyeshadow? Dawn Eyes Enchanting

Your skin tone/coloring: Light medium, yellow undertones. Dark brown hair & eyes.

Your go-to pink lipstick? Colourpop Lumiere.

Your go-to neutral blush? Sydney Grace Day Dream – a perfect blend of peach, pink, rose and nude!

Your go-to purple eyeshadow? All of them!

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair with neutral undertones and freckles, green/gray/blue eyes, warm brown hair.

Your go-to pink lipstick? Right now it’s Bobbi Brown Crushed Liquid Lipstick in Give a Fig… it’s a warm medium pink on me and it’s so lovely.

Your go-to neutral blush? Charlotte Tilbury Cheek-to-Chic blush in Ecstasy.

Your go-to purple eyeshadow? Any of the purples in the ABH Norvina palette and the entire Viseart Amethyst palette. So so lovely.

Your skin tone/coloring: Light neutral, green eyes, salt & pepper hair

Your go-to pink lipstick? These days I have been using these three pinks pretty regularly: Guerlain KissKiss in Rosy Boop, Chanel Rouge Coco in Mademoiselle, and MAC Brave.

Your go-to neutral blush? I use NARS Orgasm with almost every look, so I guess that counts as neutral for me.

Your go-to purple eyeshadow? I donโ€™t use true purples. The closest I get are muted shades like MAC Quarry, Haux, and Shale; Bare Minerals Hot Spell; and ABH Buon Fresco.

Skin tone: Under my name. Dark brown eyes and grey hair.

Go to pink lipstick: I tend to prefer brighter shades of pink, although I do where lighter shades. My go to’s would be Lipstick Queen Private Party and MAC Party Parrot. Party Parrot leans a little more coral but I use it as a pink. I have a lot of pink lipsticks though so on any given day I might say a different shade.

Go to neutral blush: I have to admit, I don’t have a lot of neutral blushes. Probably the most neutral I have is Tarte Exposed.

Go to purple e/s: I honestly don’t think I have a go to at this point in my life. I love purple so much and use a lot of them across the board. I have Viseart Amethyst palette, several in single shadows, MAC Stars ‘N Rockets being a favorite. I have ABH Norvina, Nabla, etc. A lot of times it will be the purple at hand or in a palette that I am using for the transition shades.

Skin tone/coloring: above my name ^

Your go-to pink lipstick: Too Faced Sugar Daddy and Urban Decay Peyote

Your go-to neutral blush: Colourpop Between the Sheets

Your go-to purple eyeshadow: Pretty much all warm purples and some cool ones if they have a grey tone to them. I don’t like bluish purples as much.

Your skin tone/coloring: fair, cool
Your go-to pink lipstick? I don’t have many but it’s probably the discontinued Clarins Rouge Prodige in Lilac Pink (or maybe MAC Impassioned…is that pink?)
Your go-to neutral blush? no such thing for me
Your go-to purple eyeshadow? Probably the purple side of the original Nars Kauai but I also really like Too Faced Black Currant (from the Bon Bons palette)

Your skin tone/coloring: light, MAC NC 15-20, med brown hair and eyes

Your go-to pink lipstick? Lately Bobbi Brown Sandwash Pink

Your go-to neutral blush? Lancome Miel Glace, Clinique Nude Pop or NARS Madly

Your go-to purple eyeshadow? Maybe MAC Star Violet? KVD Heaven from Saint and Sinner Palette? I’m not really into purple really.

Your skin tone/colouring: Porcelain, with pink undertones

Your go-to pink lipstick? I never, ever wear pink lipstick! The lightest shade I go is a ginger shade.

Your go-to neutral blush? I don’t use a neutral blush – just a peachy one.

Your go-to purple eyeshadow? It’s also very rare that I use a purple eyeshadow too. If I did, it would be Voodoo from UD Vice 2. However I am getting fond of plum eyeshadows for autumn. Mecca Cosmetica Vivid Eyeshadow palette has some lovely plums and purples and the Maybelline Burgundy Bar.

Go-to pink lipstick:
Paris Pink Lip Glaze by Trestique. Stupidly easy to apply, lovely color, moisturizing, slightly glossy but not over the top. Wears off evenly, not a big deal to reapply.

Keep trying to get back into pink, but def prefer mauves, like last summerโ€™s VLGs. Roseland is the most pink scored in that group. Never choose pink, but try to use some from mix sets, like Gen Nude Everything, but thatโ€™s fairly mauve, too. At times, like that purpled pink, like KVD Suspiria. (But liked the movie better, lol.). Neutral blush: CP Aphrodisiac. Panned it instantly. Like Madly, too. Purple e/s? All, from the pale, tinged type like buon fresco to the heavy duty strobe Qetesh. SG purples, natch. If thinking purple look, tend to grab Paradise Fallen, but only bec low/no buy has kept me from snagging the Viseart purple niner.

Your skin tone/coloring: Light-Medium with warm yellow undertone

Your go-to pink lipstick? MAC Brave or Mehr is the most `pink` I’ll go (although on me they look more purplish-mauvish), I’m definitely not into bubble-gum pinks or something really bright

Your go-to neutral blush? MAC Harmony

Your go-to purple eyeshadow? MAC Indian Ink for deep purple, MAC Haux for something more subtle

Your skin tone/coloring: Deep w/golden undertones (Mac C7)
Your go-to pink lipstick? Mac Pink Nouveau
Your go-to neutral blush? Mac Gingerly
Your go-to purple eyeshadow? ABH Enchanted

Your skin tone/coloring: fair/cool skin, gray eyes, brown hair with red highlights and scattered blonde/blue strands.
Your go-to pink lipstick? Too many to list!
Your go-to neutral blush? Probably Tarte Unstoppable-it’s technically a peach, but from my own experience and Googling, it seems to work well on cool (like mine) and warm skin tones.
Your go-to purple eyeshadow? Not technically an eyeshadow in the US due to lack of FDA testing, but UD Urban from the Electric palette.

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair, warn

Your go-to pink lipstick? Estee Lauder Pink Parfait

Your go-to neutral blush? Hourglass Mood Exposure

Your go-to purple eyeshadow? Bobbi Brown’s Black Plum

Your skin tone/coloring: NW47 with peach undertones

Your go-to pink lipstick? Tulle from Colourpop or Naturally Chic from Milani

Your go-to neutral blush? Sweet as Cocoa from Mac

Your go-to purple eyeshadow? A doe a deer from colourpop or inglot’s purple.

Skin tone/coloring: Below my name

Go-to pink lipstick: I love MAC Flat Out Fabulous and MUFE C107

Go-to neutral blush: MAC Format

Go-to purple eyeshadow: The purple in the ABH Self-made palette is my absolute favourite.

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair neutral/ preference cool

Your go-to pink lipstick? I’ve been out of pink mood for a while, but I enjoy Slow Burn by Marc Jacobs.

Your go-to neutral blush? NARS Madly

Your go-to purple eyeshadow? If i’m wearing purple I’m going whole hog – Sugarpill Poison Plum

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