Survey Says… July 17th, 2019

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  • Your skin tone/coloring:
  • Favorite green eyeshadow?
  • Favorite plum lipstick?
  • Favorite everyday blush?

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Your skin tone/coloring: medium, Marc Jacobs Concealer Stick Medium 33
Favorite green eyeshadow? Clinique High Impact Eyeshadow in Lemongrass
Favorite plum lipstick? Not much into plum lipstick, but a dark raspberry would do
Favorite everyday blush? Surratt Duchesse or Nars Orgasm (liquid)

Your skin tone/coloring: Light-medium with warm yellow undertones
Favorite green eyeshadow? MAC Humid
Favorite plum lipstick? MAC Rebel
Favorite everyday blush? MAC Harmony

Your skin tone/coloring: By my name! (Blue-green eyes)

Favorite green eyeshadow? Easy! Except I have several equally loved ones: MAC Jealousy Wakes and Savant, Coloured Raine Green Valley, and even though it’s not the easiest to blend, CR Congo Basin, because I love the murky olive tone to it.

Favorite plum lipstick? MAC VG III, Sí, Sí Me and Tom Ford’s Seadragon.

Favorite everyday blush? Essence Satin Love or UD Rapture.

Your skin tone/coloring: above with freckles, green/gray/blue eyes, warm brown hair.

Favorite green eyeshadow? Colourpop SSS in Flowershop, Nars Single Dual Intensity Eyeshadow in Pasiphae, ND single in Antique Olive. All very different greens.

Favorite plum lipstick? Pat McGrath LuxeTrance Lipstick in Beautiful Creature and Bobbi Brown Crushed Lip Color in Telluride.

Favorite everyday blush? Glossier Cloud Paint in Dusk mixed with Flower Beauty Blush Bomb in Pinched.

Your skin tone/coloring: Under my name. Green eyes and s&p hair

Favorite green eyeshadow? I don’t use green very often, but I like MAC Sumptuous Olive and Urban Decay Wanderlust.

Favorite plum lipstick? At this particular moment, MAC Craving. Ask me next week and you might get a difference answer!

Favorite everyday blush? The three I’ve been using a lot these days are Colourpop Mini Me, Clinique Powder Blush in Cupid, and MAC Mineralize Blush in Sweet Enough.

Same here but in the same way I don’t think of Plumful as “plum”, I don’t think of Craving as plum either but it’s my all time favourite lipstick – I think I must have bought at least 10 tubes over the years and always have 3 on the go at any given time. I’d completely overlooked Sumptuous Olive – don’t know why that beauty didn’t pop immediately to mind or its even better dupe in Inglot 419 (I hope they still make that one!)

Your skin tone/coloring: light, MAC NC 15-20, med brown hair and eyes, oily skin
Favorite green eyeshadow? MAC Humid or NARS Pasphipae

Favorite plum lipstick? Revlon Golden Plum Pearl or Clinique Almost Lipstick in Black Honey

Favorite everyday blush? Origins Pinch Your Cheeks Blush in Rose Dust, Clinique Nude Pop, NARS Madly, MAC Cosmic Force or Warm Soul and Lancome Blush Subtil in Miel Glace

Skin tone: Very fair with neutral undertones, grey hair and dark brown eyes.

Favorite green e/s: That is like asking who my favorite child is, LOL! I have yet to meet a green that I don’t like. Currently I will go with the Kaleidos Futurism Sci-Fi Green palette and the shade, E. T. It is a nice olive green and pairs well with a lot of other shadows that I own. I also love both of the greens in my Emme Cosmetics Flower Garden palette, Lime Grass and Venice.

Favorite plum lipstick: ColourPop Alchemist, Pat McGrath Beautiful Creature and MAC Rebel.

Favorite everyday blush: Any of the Ciate Glow to Illuminate blushes. I have used Summer Love the most. I also picked up Cover FX Monochromatic blush in Mohave Mauve and I think it is going to be a new favorite. I love everything about it and will be getting a couple more duos.

Hey Deborah, I just got the 3 Kaleidos futurism palette set and I have to say that the packing is absolutely gorgeous. I hope the shadows deliver like the packaging has!

I have been very happy with mine, Valerie. I ordered two complete sets, one for my daughter and one for myself. When the original box came there was only one set inside so I gave it to my daughter. She has had hers for about three weeks and really loves all of the shades. I notified the company and they responded right away with their apologies and put another set in the mail to me the same day. They also took half the cost of the palette off and returned it to my Paypal account. I told them they didn’t need to do that as mistakes happen but they were insistent. I got mine about 10 days ago and have really been enjoying all the palettes. The packaging is really nice. I didn’t know what to expect since I had purchased them based on Tara (Tarababyz on YT) and didn’t realize they were being made in China until I noted the length of time for mailing. I sort of thought they would end up being cheap and poor quality but they have proven me wrong. The box is quite sturdy and the overall presentation was really good. The inside boxes are beautiful and with magnetic closure and a mirror. Just overall very happy with my purchase. I hope you like yours.

Your skin tone/coloring: fair, cool
Favorite green eyeshadow? oh gosh….maybe MAC’s Steamy or Humid and I’m looking forward to cooler weather to use UD’s Wanderlust (from the Born to Run palette)
Favorite plum lipstick? I’d say MAC Plumful but I don’t really think of it as “plum” in the purple sense and the closest lipstick I have to anything “purple” is MAC Rebel
Favorite everyday blush? Ha – what else but Dior’s Rosy Glow Awakening blush? (though I’m really loving Becca Foxglove and I’ve used it every day since getting it).

Your skin tone/coloring: Medium, slightly warm-leaning, blue eyes, dark brown hair
Favorite green eyeshadow? Juvia’s Place Egypt, or BH Aurora Lights Glowing
Favorite plum lipstick? Urban Decay Crisis (Rapture if I want something cooler)
Favorite everyday blush? Clinique Berry Delight

Your skin tone/coloring: light to medium with warm undertones (MAC NC 23ish, Smith & Cult 190), hazel eyes, brown and blonde wavy to curly hair

Favorite green eyeshadow? MAC Sumptuous Olive and/or MAC Silver Sun

Favorite plum lipstick? MAC Twig, MAC Creme In Your Coffee or MAC Mystical (LE)

Favorite everyday blush? MAC Warm Soul or Tom Ford Flush

Your skin tone/coloring: olive
Favorite green eyeshadow? MAC Legendary Lure
Favorite plum lipstick? Urban Decay Disturbed – super dark plum
Favorite everyday blush? NARS Orgasm

Your skin tone/coloring: Next to my name. Light beige blonde hair, brown/amber eyes.

Favorite green eyeshadow? Green is my favorite eyeshadow, along with the purple/lilac ones. My absolute favorite green e/s is that gorgeous emerald Supernova shade from PMG MTHRSHP Bronze Temptation palette. But it’s not an everyday green shade for me. Other favorites: the two greens from Flower Beauty Secret Garden palette; MAC Sumptuous Olive; the mint green shade from the Chanel Blossoming of Spring palette; Clinique Chubby Stick Shadow Tint for Eyes in Whopping Willow.

Favorite plum lipstick? The only plum lipsticks that look good on me are those with more pink/rosy shades in them. My faves: L’Oreal Color Riche Serum Lipstick in Freshly Mauve and MAC Plumful.

Favorite everyday blush? Inglot AMC Liquid Blush in 91.

Your skin tone/colouring: Porcelain, with pink undertones

Favourite green eyeshadow? OMG – how can I pick just one?
Olives: Spectacular from bareMinerals, Dior 3 Couleurs in Khaki, Chanel’s Tisse D’Automne
Mint shade in Bonne Etoile (Dior) and Tidepool from City Color
Damaged by UD
Clover by Lorac
Rebel #4 by CT
Golden Emerald by L’Oreal

Favourite plum lipstick? I have a few from my Elizabeth Arden range: Goldmine (a favourite), Cranberry Shimer, MAC Fresh Moroccan turns plum on me and a GADE lipstick in plum as well.

Favourite everyday blush? EA’s Sweet Peach blush. It’s really a coral/peach rather than a peachy orangey kind of shade. I just love it and it lasts all day.

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair & warm, hazel eyes with platinum blond hair
Favorite green eyeshadow? Givenchy Ombre Couture Cream Eyeshadow in Kaki Brocart- love olives & khakis on my hazel/green/gold eyes
Favorite plum lipstick? Estee Lauder Insolent Plum (450) Pure Color Envy Sculpting Lipstick- can’t beat EL’s formula for comfort & wear
Favorite everyday blush? Cle de Peau cream blush in #02 Pale Fig

Your skin tone/coloring: fair/cool skin (foundation matches: Fenty Pro Filt’r 110, Urban Decay All Nighter 2.5, NARS Natural Radiant Longwear 2.0 Mont Blanc, Kevyn Aucoin The Etherealist Light EF 02, L’Oreal True Match C3 Creamy Natural), gray eyes, brown hair with red highlights and scattered blonde/blue strands
Favorite green eyeshadow? Freak from the UD Electric palette.
Favorite plum lipstick? These 2 may be more burgundy than plum, but Tom Ford Boys & Girls Liev or its drugstore dupe, Revlon Super Lustrous Black Cherry.
Favorite everyday blush? Lately it’s been Tarte Amazonian Clay in either Unstoppable or Paaarty.

Your skin tone/coloring:. Under my name; magenta/red hair; hazel/green eyes.

Favorite green eyeshadow? UD Thrash and Junkie; MAC Savant, Jealousy Wakes, and Sumptuous Olive; KVD Metal Crush in Iggy
and Electric Warrior
Favorite plum lipstick? UD Sheer Rapture; LORAC Ingenue; Bobbi Brown Bond

Favorite everyday blush? Tarte Exposed, Physicians Formula Butter Blush in Plum Rose, Milani Rose Powder Blush in Coral Cove, UD Bittersweet

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair, cool pink undertones.
Favorite green eyeshadow? Sydney Grace’s Tempest.
Favorite plum lipstick? It’s actually a lip liner I wear as lipstick & it’s OCC’s Trick. I bought the last ones I could find at Riley Rose.
Favorite everyday blush? Suburbia from Sugarpill.

Your skin tone/coloring: fair to light depending on the season
Favorite green eyeshadow? Tie: NARS Mangrove & UD Stash
Favorite plum lipstick? Givenchy Rouge Interdit Vinyl Noir Revelateur
Favorite everyday blush? Hourglass Mood Exposure

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