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Survey Says... September 14th, 2016

Happy Wednesday! Here's this week's survey, which you can copy and paste and share as a comment.

  • Your skin tone/coloring:
  • What’s on your lips right now?
  • What’s on your eyes right now?
  • What’s on your face right now?


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MissJae1908 Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Deep/Dark NW50

What’s on your lips right now? MAC Strip Me Down

What’s on your eyes right now? Colour Pop Lala and ABH Modern Renaissance Palette

What’s on your face right now?
Primer – Becca Ever Matte
Foundation – Lancome Teint Idole
Concealer – MAC Pro Long Wear
Under Eye Setting – Sacha Buttercup Powder
Face Powder – MAC Pro Long Wear Powder
Bronzer – Shea Moisture Mandalay Dusk Bronzer
Blush – MAC Taraji Glow
Highlighter – MAC Highlight the Truth

(Not wearing any makeup right now, so I listed responses from the last time I painted my face)

Alice Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Porcelain
What’s on your lips right now? ColourPop TooLips
What’s on your eyes right now? Sephora Gray Glitter shadow/liner pencil
What’s on your face right now? Mary Kay CC cream

We’re having inspectors from the contractor, insurance company, and village hall come by today to look at the finished repairs and get everything signed off, so I didn’t want to be completely bare-faced but I also didn’t feel like spending a bunch of time on my makeup either.

Iris Avatar

We had the insurance inspector over at our house recently too. 🙂 TY kindly for posting what you have on. Be assured that on hectic days, I also don’t put much makeup on either. 🙂

Also, I’m excited to Google the products you listed because some of them might look good on me! My complexion is very nearly Porcelain… well, if porcelain is allowed to have freckles, that is. lol

Good luck with the goings-on in your neck o’ the woods.

chelsea Avatar

Skintone/Coloring: NW20
Lips: MAC Captive
Eyes: MAC Soft Brown, All that Glitters and dark brown shade from Benefit’s Big Beautiful Eyes
Face: CoverFx Natural Finish Oil Free, MAC Breath of Plum and The Balm Mary Lou Manizer

Julia Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: light/medium warm to neutral
What’s on your lips right now? Sephora Uktra Shine Lipgloss in Love Me Pink
What’s on your eyes right now? Neutral shimmery browns, I just used a couple from my mixed z palette so I don’t remember what they were.
What’s on your face right now? Maybelline Fit Me concealer and Dream Matte Powder. I set the concealer (undereye) with Hourglass Ambient Lighting powder today just to try it, I thought it looked pretty good! On cheeks, Easy and Angel from the UD Gwen Palette.

Michele @Binxcat4ever Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Light/neutral
What’s on your lips right now? Pacifica Coconut Cherry Naked Quench Lip Balm
What’s on your eyes right now? Estee Lauder Revitalizing Supreme Global Anti-Aging Eye Balm
What’s on your face right now? Estee Lauder Perfectionist [CP+R] and Global Anti-Aging Cell Power Creme
* I don’t wear makeup when I work from home but I do use my skin care.

Heather Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Very Fair/neutral-warm

What’s on your lips right now? Bite Pepper

What’s on your eyes right now? Benefit “They’re Real!” mascara

What’s on your face right now?
Primer – Monistat Anti-Chafe Gel Cream
Foundation – Revlon Nearly Naked
Blush – Urban Decay Gwen Stefani palette (the medium-dark pink one; I don’t know the name off the top of my head)

I didn’t have a lot of time this morning–this is my three-minute face 🙂

Heather Avatar

Honestly, I’m probably the wrong person to ask–my skin is insanely dry. 🙂 (I layer the primer over heavy moisturizers.) I *can* attest that it does a fantastic job smoothing out my skin (I have large pores and some texture) and making my foundation last longer, though!

My nose does get a little shiny after a 12-hour day despite the primer, so I don’t know quite how it would perform on oily skin.

Erica Avatar

I have oily skin and I’m not a big fan of facial primers tbh but if there is one I do like it is monistat anti chaffing gel. It mattifies pretty well

Celia Avatar

-Skin tone/coloring: As always, fairest neutral porcelain with cool eyes/hair/lips.
-Lips of the Moment: Pat McGrath Blood 1 (just the lipstick. No glitter or gold or ombre today)
-Eyes of the Moment: Just a little sample sized Perversion mascara today. Super boring ha.
-Face of the Moment: Lots of SPF, Laura Mercier oil free tinted moisturizer (I think it’s Porcelain? Whichever the lightest is), Pat McGrath Nude highlight stick, and light powder highlight/bronzer/blush from my recently acquired (for free via promo!) Paula’s Choice contouring kit that’s really more of a blush kit but looks very lovely and natural on.

Tammy Avatar

Skin tone: Medium warm (MAC NC30 plus tan)

Lips: Nars Audacious lipstick in Brigitte topped with bareMinerals Marvelous Moxie lip gloss in Bithday Babe.

Face: Guerlain Lingerie De Peau BB cream in medium set with LANCOME Absolue Powder, Becca Under Eye Brightening Corrector set with Gierlain Meteorites powder compact, Clinique Cheek Pop in Rosy, and Bobbi Brown’s Telluride Highlighter.

Eyes: Nars eyeshadow duo in St Paul De Venice and Guerlain Maxi Lash mascara.

Alice Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Porcelain/Alabaster NW5/15

What’s on your lips right now? ColourPop Creeper

What’s on your eyes right now?
Shadow – Lorac Pro 2
Liner – Stila Stay All Day in Black
Mascara – MAC False Lashes Extreme Black

What’s on your face right now?
Primer – Smashbox Iconic Photo Finish
Foundation – Urban Decay All Nighter in 0.5
Concealer – Avon Ideal Flawless Cream in Fair
Face Powder – MAC Select Sheer Pressed in NW15
Bronzer – NYX HD Blush in Taupe
Blush – NYX Red
Highlighter – MAC New Vegas

Karen Avatar

Colouring, Nars sheer glow in Gobi
Lips, Colourpop Littlestitious
Eyes, Makeup Geek; High Wire, Jester, High Tea, the greens from Viseart dark matte palette. Kat Von D liquids liner in Trouper. Cover Girl Supersizer fiber mascara.
Face, Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector in Moonstone under Nars Sheer Glow foundation. Hourglass ambient lighting powder in Diffused Light all over. Hourglass ambient lighting powder in Radiant Light as my blush and bronzer. Nars Hot Sand highlighter.

Kat Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: fair, warm (right now NC15, usually paler)
What’s on your lips right now? Bite Beauty Musk Amuse Bouche
What’s on your eyes right now? ABH Modern Renaissance palette
What’s on your face right now? NARS Laguna bronzer and the brand new Becca Rose Quartz highlighter. I’m in love!

Lauren Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair w/ neutral undertones
What’s on your lips right now? MAC Full For You Lipglass
What’s on your eyes right now? Covergirl Clump Crusher Waterproof Mascara & Benefit 3D Brow Tones shade 2
What’s on your face right now? Algenist Complete Eye Renewal Balm and Garnier Skin Active Clearly Brighter Daily Moisturizer

AB Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: fair, warm, blue eyes, light brown hair with copper highlights

What’s on your lips right now? NARS Risky Business gloss

What’s on your eyes right now? shadows: ABH Tempera, Realgar (both from Modern Renaissance); UD Riff. Lancôme Definicils mascara in Brown; Chanel eyebrow pencil (it’s down to a nub, so I cannot read the printing, but I think it’s Dark Blonde); Sephora liner in Sun Tan

What’s on your face right now? prescription antibiotic; Laneige SPF 50 BB in Fair; Becca mattifying primer; NARS Vanilla concealer; Hourglass lightening powder in Diffused Light; Laura Geller baked blush in Pink Grapefruit

Blue Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: light, cooler toned skin, medium brown hair, hazel eyes

What’s on your lips right now? Bite Lavender Jam. It’s a great surprise for such a bright, cool purple to be so wearable. It doesn’t make my teeth super yellow or clash with the warm times in my hair the way super cool toned (particularly silvery or blue) lips often do. Magic!

What’s on your eyes right now? “Naturally” full brows faked with Anastasia powder duo in Medium Brown with the light shade used throughout the brow and the darker one only in significant bald patches, Meduim Brown Brow Wiz drawn in hair like strokes only in sparse areas, and Benefit brow gel in the brown shade to hold the hairs in an upward angle; black mascara; Becca Poured Pearl highlighter on lids; Mac Powersurge Kohl on waterlines only.

What’s on your face right now? MUFE Full Cover Concealer; Laura Mercier loose powder; Becca Poured Pearl cream highlighter on cheekbones and bridge of nose; NYX Taupe DC’d blush as a jaw and very light cheek contour; Beaute Flouron lip/cheek stain cut with Becca Pearl liquid (yes the same color in a different finish lol) highlighter for blendability; and just a couple fake freckles made with Brow Wiz in Medium Brown.

Sorry for the novel. I couldn’t resist because it came out exactly the way I hoped. I’m loving bright colors right now but also undone or less structured shapes. I feel like this look came out trendy and pretty but relaxed, kind of like an IRL interpretation of one of the beautyisboring looks.

Mariella Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair, cool
What’s on your lips right now? Shiseido Bloodstone lipstick
What’s on your eyes right now? I literally just got in from an appointment with the retina specialist I see yearly so I am wearing minimal eye makeup – just MAC Painterly and a bit of Annabelle brown pencil liner (that magically self-sharpening one)
What’s on your face right now? Same thing – no foundation as I figured tears, drops and Dr. C shining a blinding light in my eyes would just result in messiness for him and for me. So I’m just wearing MAC Sweet Sentiment blush.

Risa Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair olive (About MUFE HD 117 + blue mixer)
What’s on your lips right now? MAC Sin
What’s on your eyes right now? Mostly KVD Metal Crush shadows (Thrasher and Raw Power), with KVD Tattoo liner in Trooper and CG Clump Crusher (this stuff still impresses the heck outta me).
What’s on your face right now? See foundation mixture above! Also, Clinique Cola Pop (very lightly applied), Becca Moonstone, and a little Benefit Hoola bronzer.

Linda Avatar

Fun, fun — looking forward to reading everyone’s replies!

Your skin tone/coloring: Medium, neutral to warm

What’s on your lips right now? Le Rouge Givenchy, #103 Brun Createur (oldie but goodie)

What’s on your eyes right now?
Tarte eye primer
Kan Von D Shade and Light palette — the warm tones on the right today
Liner — L-Oreal Voluminous Smoldering Liner in Brown
Dior Mascara Primer (sample)
Dior Mascara

What’s on your face right now?
Primer — Tarte BB Cream in Tan
Concealer — Amazing Concealer in Medium Beige (not my fave but I have so much of it left in the tube so I use it)
Foundation — Guerlain Lingerie to Peau in 03W
Powder — Charlotte Tilbury Air Brush
Bronzer — light sweep of Laura Mercier Bronzer blush
Blush — Becca Souffle in Papaya Toaz
Highlight — light sweep of Becca Proseco Pop

Gosh that seems like a lot! Maybe that’s why it takes me so long in the morning! lol

Courtney Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair/Light
What’s on your lips right now? It was nothing until reading this post, but now that I remembered it’s Rimmel’s The Only 1 Lipstick in “It’s A Keeper”
What’s on your eyes right now? “Bora Bora” eye shadow quad by Be A Bombshell Cosmetics & Maybelline Define-A-Lash Volume Mascara (I love this mascara!)
What’s on your face right now? Maybelline Fit Me! concealer, TooFaced Sweethearts Perfect Flush Blush in Candy Glow, & TheBalm’s Mary-Lou Manizer

thirteen Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: fair/warm
What’s on your lips right now? Nars pencil gloss in Mexican Rose.
What’s on your eyes right now? The light yellow from the Tartlette & then ABH Macaroon. Stila eyeliner in gray. Some mascara, IDEK.
What’s on your face right now? MUFE Water Blend or whatever it’s called. (Y245 if you actually care about my skin tone.) I just got a sample from Sephora yesterday and I think I love it??? It’s hard to apply it normally out of a sample container, unfortunately. I’m not loving the scent but it did eventually fade and I think I used more than I normally would if I were applying it out of a normal container. Also Clinique Peach Pop.

Stephanie Avatar

Skin tone-Right now NC30
Lips-Clarins Joli Rouge in Pink Camelia
Eyes-MAC Wild Horses quad, teal Marc Jacobs liner, Benefit They’re Real mascara with a sweep of Lise Watier Dramatic mascara in blue
Face-Guerlain Meteorites primer, MAC MSFN in Medium Golden, Shiseido trio in plum and Clarins Fix spray

Joyce Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: light to medium with yellow undertones, dark brown eyes, black hair
What’s on your lips right now? Just my bare skin 🙂
What’s on your eyes right now?
– Wet n Wild Night Elf palette: antique gold on lid, teal/burgundy on outer corner
– Clinique black gel liner, winged
– Tarte Charcoal eyeliner on lower lash line
– MAC Brun eyeshadow & Rimmel Brow This Way in Dark Brown through brows
– Maybelline Push Up Drama mascara
What’s on your face right now?
– Maybelline Fit Me concealer under eyes
– Truth Girl mineral foundation
– TheBalm Balm Desert bronzer
– BH Cosmetics Carli Bybel palette: 2nd highlighter

Mo Merrell Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Dark/Cocoa
What’s on your lips right now? BiTE Beauty in Palamino (fav pink color ever)
What’s on your eyes right now? Smashbox Mascara, very light golden Bare Minerals shimmer eye shadow (I wore very minimal eye makeup today because I was running a bit behind
What’s on your face right now? NYX Matte foundation and Becca highlighter with Tarte blush

Kjh Avatar

Lt>med, cool>neutral. Not much. Lips: Tarte skintuitive pencil that I scored in the S sale. Did not like the gloss as it dribbled a string of gloss with every pull out. Lots of clothes washing should not come from lipgloss. So I got the pencil. The duo is back for xmas. Eyes:concealer and nada. Face: mixture of LM nude TM and PC long name TM, with Lorac Chroma. All part of the Christine saved me money collection!

Zz Avatar

Skin tone: fair-light warm undertones
What’s on your lips now? YSL kiss and blush in 10
What’s on my eyes now? Tom Ford golden mink, it cosmetics naturally pretty pallet vol. 1, tartiest paint mascara travel size

What’s on your face?
Bourjoris health mix foundation
Tarte blush one of the cool pink ones (don’t remember the shade name)
Nars contour (the new one they came out for fall 2016)
Becca champagne pop

Iris Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring:

Hair- Warm Toned, Medium to Dark Brunette. Somewhere between very dark auburn and Rich brown.
Eyes- Hazel (Golden Light Brown, w/ green accents that come & go based on my mood.)

Skin: Cool & warm Combination tones, Super Light. Undertone cool, alabaster-ish. Paler than ivory. Often use colorless face powder; even the lightest powder shade is too dark on me. I’m also covered in lots of Warm toned, caramel & beige, freckles all over.

What’s on your lips right now?
Wet N Wild – Silk Finish Lipstick – E537A: Blind Date

What’s on your eyes right now?
A Subtle, more natural, smoky eye look made with:

Eyeliner: Clinique Quickliner™ For Eyes Intense Charcoal
Natural looking Shadows: Clinique All About Shadow Duo Trial Size (16-Day Into Date, GWP)
Crease-accenting shadow: Revlon Bedroom Eyes in Plum Wicked
Mascara: Estee Lauder More than Mascara in Rich Black (only 1 coat)

What’s on your face right now?

Color corrector for under eye dark circles- Rimmel hide the blemish concealer stick, soft honey. (Pale yellow hides the blue-purple of my eye circles better than any pale neutral stick can.)

Foundation- Estee Lauder Double Wear cushion stick Radiant Makeup, in a very pale shade. Used this as concealer to even out excess redness, I don’t like to put foundation all over my face.

Loose setting powder– Palladio Natural Rice Loose Finishing Powder in Translucent

Contour- None. Don’t have time for that on days when I do smoky eyes!
Blush– None. Not needed today. When I’m healthy, my face is naturally pink/rosy in my cheek areas.

Nicole Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Pale, warm, NC-15ish. Blonde hair, blue eyes.

What’s on your lips right now? A sample of Tarte Energy Lip Surgence. I think I got it in the Sephora lip kit last year. I’m really just trying to use it up, but it’s not bad.

What’s on your eyes right now? Lancome x Jason Wu All Over Face palette (the cool toned brown and purples with the bronzer to warm it up and the gold over the purple to make it less sick-eye on me-I’m still trying to figure out how to use this palette in a way that looks flattering on me) with a warm brown color from the Cargo Venice palette as eyeliner. Benefit eyelash primer mascara and Physician’s Formula Organic wear mascara (the basic one, since apparently there are about seven in the line).

What’s on your face right now? Bareminerals Prime Time Neutralizing Foundation Primer, Physician’s Formula Organic Wear tinted moisturizer in Fair to Light, Physician’s Formula Organic Wear loose powder in Translucent light, the blush from the Lancome x Jason Wu All Over Face palette.

So, I rediscovered a bunch of Physician’s Formula items I bought last year and never got into using, lol. I’ve actually been loving them. The tinted moisturizer is 100% the wrong color for me, so I’ve been mixing the yellow primer into it to make it less pink and setting it with the translucent powder, which is actually slightly yellow. I’m in love with the powder. It’s the first one in a while that doesn’t absorb sweat weirdly or make my face look cake-y as soon as I put it on. It’s not remotely mattifying, but it works well at setting everything and creates a good texture for blush.

Nicole Avatar

Things I forgot: NYX Tame and Frame tinted brow pomade in blonde (definitely a warm blonde, which doesn’t fit my hair color so well, but I like it overall), NYX dark circle concealer in fair, Tarte Aquacealer Concealer in Light.

Rachel R. Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Very fair with neutral undertones; magenta/red hair; hazel/green eyes

What’s on your lips right now? MAC Halsey

What’s on your eyes right now? Too Faced Shadow Insurance; the dark gray, silver, and white shades from the Hard Candy Shadow-Spheres Baked Eye Shadow Palette in Light n’ Night; MUFE Artist Shadow in S-102 (Onyx); MUFE Artist Liner in M-10; Tarte Gifted Mascara.

What’s on your face right now? FACE — Nyx Shine Killer; bareMinerals bareSkin Pure Brightening Serum Foundation in Porcelain 01; bareMinerals Mineral Veil in Original; Urban Decay Afterglow Blush in Rapture; e.l.f. Baked Highlighter in Moonlight Pearls; Notoriously Morbid Contour in Necromancy; e.l.f. Original Mist & Set.

Dianne Avatar

My skin tone/coloring – light medium with neutral undertones

On my lips: Givenchy Le Rouge in Rose Dressing (202)

On my eyes: TF Glitter Glue
MAC Pigment in Tan, UD Fast Ball from Vice 4, Bobbi Brown gel pot liner in Caviar Ink, Better than Sex mascara and falsies from Amazon.

On my face: Dolmen Day Cream moisturizer, Givenchy Acti-Mine primer in Kiwi, Estée Lauder Double Wear in Ivory Beige, MAC Studio Fix powder foundation in N5, custom swirling of pink and berry blushes. Skindinavia Bridal Finish setting spray.

Stephanie Avatar

Coloring- light to nuetral
Lips- WNW Balm Stain in Caffeine Fix
Eyes- Mary Lou Manizer and Mascara (Lancôme maybe?, working on some samples, none beat Maybelline Falsies which is the only mascara that doesn’t give me raccoon eyes)
Face- Lancôme Serum and Avon SPF, Maybelline Fit Me Matte+ powder and more Mary Lou

Genevieve Avatar

Skin tone: fair, light porcelain
On lips: Milani Tuscan Toast
Eyes: Rotating my palettes, so it is Wet n Wild’s Comfort Zone at the moment. I am rediscovering why I loved it in the first place.
Face: Rimmel Match Perfection in light porcelain, Natio Sunkissed blush and the Balm’s MaryLou Manizer highlighter.

Muniav Avatar

Light neutral
Lips: a Nyx liner I can’t remember and Bobbi Brown Luxe in Bahama Brown
Eyes: one of the Nordtsrom MAC X 15 palettes ( the one with Greensmoke and Cork, and I used both with about three or 4 others as well!); MUFE Smokey Extravagant mascara
Face: Marc Jacobs primer with Marc Jacobs reMarcable foundation in 26, Bisque medium; Marc Jacobs contour palette (the one with the yellow powder; TF Chocolate Soleil bronzer (medium); MUFE HD blush in 320, LM setting powder, Lancome powder foundation in ivory neutral as finishing powder and Becca poured highlighter in Champagne Pop.
That was fun!

Dianne Avatar

Skin tone: Fair with neutral undertones

What’s on your lips right now? Nars Dolce Vita lipstick– the perfect work lipstick.

What’s on your eyes right now? A hodgepodge of single shadows: KVD Thunderstruck, Loreal Infallible in Amber Rush, Buxom Haute Couture and Marc Jacobs Velvet Noir mascara

What’s on your face right now? Hourglass Mineral Veil primer, Clinique Beyond Perfecting Foundation + Concealer, It Cosmetics Bye Bye Undereye, Revlon Colorstay Aqua mineral finishing powder, NYX Taupe as contour, Too Faced Chocolate Soleil bronzer, Too Faced Baby Love blush, Becca Opal liquid.

Claire L Avatar

I’m not wearing makeup today, I’m having a PJ day, lol! I’ll put down what I wore last time I made up my face though.

Skin tone/colouring: Fair cool to neutral with dark auburn hair and dark grey-green eyes.

What’s on your lips right now? Paul & Joe lipstick in A from their 20th anniversary set. It’s a light pink-toned coral, very pretty.

What’s on your eyes right now? Marcelle Mulberry eyeliner from my Birchbox. I was testing it out, wasn’t that impressed. Disappointed because it’s waterproof and I wanted a dark purple eyeliner but it was hard to apply and didn’t last that long.

What’s on your face right now? Mixture of Estee Lauder EE cream and BareMinerals Skin Rescue in 01 Opal. Didn’t mix very well, putting the EE cream on first then putting on the foundation works better. Max Factor Masterpiece concealer, theBalm’s Cindy-LouManizer on cheeks. Love that highlighter!

Shannon. N Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Light/Medium (I’m NC25ish)

What’s on your lips right now? I wore Too Faced Melted berry liquified lipstick!!

What’s on your eyes right now? I used Coastal scents Barista in the crease (Warm matte brown) Then I patted Colourpop Hammered (shimmery BEAUTIFUL green!!) onto my lids, then I took Coastal Scents Dark Golden olive (Deep dark almost black olivey green) and blended that onto my outer corners!!!

What’s on your face right now? I used Hard Candy colour correcting primer all over, then I took Maybelline fit me concealer in 20 Sand sable, (Very very yellowy!!!) And I used that under my eyes, and a small dab on each cheek!! Then I used rimmel clear skin translucent pressed powder all over to set, a QUO shimmery golden bronzer, then I used the Balms Mary-Lou Manizer!!

Deborah S. Avatar

Skin tone: Very fair with cool peachy/pink undertones, very deep brown eyes and light brown hair with grey.
On my lips right now: Ruby Temptress by Buxom.
What’s on my eyes: Nars Stud on mobile lid, Too Faced Garter Belt in crease and Too Faced In the Buff on brow bone, both from the Boudoir Eyes Palette.
What’s on my face: Avon Primer, Chosungah CT foundation in #13 (fair peach), Concealer Shape Tape by Tarte in fair, Under eye setting powder is RCMA No Color Powder, Becca blush in Hyacinth, Finishing powder Guerlain Meteorites in Claire, highlighter Becca Pearl.

Stephanie Avatar

Coloring: light, neutral-ish, brown hair, brown eyes

On lips: One of the Ulta matte liquid lipsticks – the dark red/berry shade (I can’t remember the name at the moment), which is more vampy than I remembered. Not that I’m complaining.

On eyes: Too Faced Chocolate Bon Bons palette.

On face: It Cosmetics CC Cream, the bronzer from Naked on the Run as a subtle contour, Tarte blush in Love (from a blush palette), and Satin Sheets from Chocolate Bon Bons as my highlight. (Stupid me forgot to use concealer.)

Nancy T Avatar

Your skintone/coloring: Medium w/olive undertones MAC NC37-40, deep brunette, teal-green eyes w/gold flecks.

What’s on your lips right now: Nyx Slim Lip Pencil in Mauve, UD Vice Lipstick in Violate.

What’s on your eyes right now: Colourpop Truth and Wattles, MAC Oh My Mocha and Nocturnal, UD flashback, Flatline and Voodoo. Essence Midnight In Paris gel liner, Benefit Roller Lash mascara, and Sephora Retractable WP Pencil in Matte Black for tightline.

What’s on your face right now: FAB moisturizer w/spf, Tarte Amazonian Clay Foundation in Medium Honey, Nyx Gotcha Covered Concealer in Medium Olive, WnW Reserve Your Cabana, Nyx Taupe Blush, Colourpop Rain and Sticky Sweet for a purple blush, e.l.f. Gotta Glow highlighter.

Lisa Avatar

Light to medium skin tone with golden undertones.

Lips: mix of Mac twig and Clinique chubby stick in healing hazelnut.

Eyes: just my heroine make mascara and etude house brow pencil.

Face: MUFE ultra HD foundation and Mac harmony blush.

Samantha Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair/cool
What’s on your lips right now? Urban Decay 1993
What’s on your eyes right now?
Primer: Lorac Behind the Scenes Eye Primer
Eyeshadow: Tarte Waterlilies, Pearl Earring, Hearts & Crafts, and Selfie Portrait
Eyeliner: Kat Von D Tattoo Liner in Trooper (winged)
Mascara: Better Than Sex
What’s on your face right now?
Primer: Smashbox Photo Finish Foundation Primer
CC: Innisfree Mineral Makeup Base in #2 Vanilla Green/MAC Studio Conceal and Correct in Light Peach
BB/CC: Missha M Signature Complete BB in #13 Light Milk Beige/IT Cosmetics Your Skin but Better CC in Fair
Concealer: IT Cosmetics Bye Bye Under Eye Anti-Aging Concealer in Light
Powder: Guerlain Meteorites Illuminating Powder Pearls in Clair 2
Contour: Tarte Provocative
Highlight: Tarte Authentic
Setting Spray: MUFE Mist & Fix Setting Spray

Erica Avatar

Fair NC20
I’m wearing nothing right now but I’ll write what I wore today?
Lips: Tony and Moly Banana lip balm
Eyes: MAC Texture and Soba e/a, Cover Girl Lash Blast mascara, Marc Jacobs brown out gel e/l
Face: Maybelline bb cream, Essence All About Matt powder, Soap and Glory Kick Ass Tired Eyes concealer

Diana Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: light-medium yellow/olive

What’s on your lips right now? NARS Carthage

What’s on your eyes right now? By Terry Blond Opal, Bronze Moon and Brown Secret; NARS Brousse; Chantecaille Coriander; Kjaer Weis Wisdom; Kevyn Aucoin Curling Mascara

What’s on your face right now? Hourglass Mineral Primer; MUFE Water Blend Foundation + Bourjois Healthy Mix Serum Foundation; NARS Creamy Concealer; IT Cosmetics Eyelift in a Tube; Cle de Peau Beaute Concealer; Kevyn Aucoin Sculpting Powder; NARS Torrid; W3LL People Bio-Brightener; Chanel Poudre Universelle

Alecto Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: yellow to gold, light to medium-light

What’s on your lips right now? For Strange Women lip balm in Poison Ivy

What’s on your eyes right now? ColourPop Flutes, Shiro powder shadow in Ocelot, Blackbird Cosmetics powder shadow in Smudge, ColourPop brow pencil in Honey Blonde (lower wetline), ColourPop brow pencil in Blonde (brows), Diorshow waterpoof mascara in … brown-black?

What’s on your face right now? Too Faced BTW in Ivory, YSL Touche Eclat Radiant Touch in 2, Urban Decay Naked loose powder in Naked Light, Hourglass Ambient Lighting Powder in Diffused Light, Aromaleigh blush in Caring Is Not An Advantage

Monika Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Ivory
What’s on your lips right now? Nars Sheer Lipstick Dolce Vita
What’s on your eyes right now? Inglot 349 and Nars Lhasa eyeshadows, Clinique Lash Power Mascara in dark chocolate
What’s on your face right now? Becca Colour Corrector Pistachio, Nyx Pore Filler Primer, Etude House Big Cover Concealer BB (as concealer), Hourglass Diffused Light, Innisfree No-Sebum Mineral Pact (instead of my usual MUFE HD Pressed Powder)

No highlight, no blush, no contour. I’m not a fun of contouring and I haven’t find my perfect (fair and subtle) highlighter and blusher (with redness on my cheeks) yet.

Jade Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Light warm/neutral (MAC NC20 but I set with MSFN which neutralises the warmth a bit).
What’s on your lips right now? Revlon Colorburst Lipgloss in Embellished – this has been sitting in my drawer since I got it in a set a last year, then this year I decided to give it a go when I got into dark lips and I LOVE it!! WHY did they have to discontinue the range?!
What’s on your eyes right now? MAC Soft Ochre and MAC Brule – my “throw it on” eye make up go-to. Plus the first black eyeliner I saw to tightline (Covergirl Liquiline Blast in Black) and Loreal Miss Manga mascara. Brows are MAC Lingering (the limited edition chubby one) and MAC Brow Duo in Brunette (same limited edition collection as the chubby stick).
What’s on your face right now? Garnier BB Cream for Combo to Oily Skin (honestly I keep trying new things and just coming back to this), Garnier Anti-Dark Circles Caffeine Roll-On, MAC MSFN in Light, and Hourglass Ambient Lighting Blush in Mood Exposure (my latest blush love).

Noemie Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: NC20-ish
What’s on your lips right now? nothing but I applied MAC Shy shine in the morning (it wore off and I haven’t reapplied it yet)

What’s on your eyes right now? ABH brow powder duo in medium brown on brows, Benefit creaseless cream in Birthday suit, Urban Decay brown eyeliner pencil on top lastline, L’Oreal Miss Manga mascara

What’s on your face right now? Bourjois CC cream, Rimmel stay matte powder in Transparent, MAC Dame blush, The Balm Mary Lou Manizer

I tried to do a quick make up today 🙂 the cream eyeshadow gives such a nice sparkle to the eyes, I look more awake.

Jenny G Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring:
– light / midium (neutral)

What’s on your lips right now?
– Mary Kay at pay lip balm (a pink one)

What’s on your eyes right now?
– UD Naked 3

What’s on your face right now?
– Smashbox CC cream and Mac blot

An Nuyen Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Medium, with warm-yellow tone
What’s on your lips right now? Nothing
What’s on your eyes right now? NARS eyeshadow base, Colourpop super shock shadow in “Deux,” MAC eyeshadow in Handwritten, l’oreal miss manga punky waterproof mascara
What’s on your face right now? Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation! annnd Maybelline Fit Me Concealer, Maybelline Fit Me Translucent powder

Natalia Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: NC15, NARS Sheer Glow in Gobi
What’s on your lips right now? Nothing at the moment. Had MAC Vamplify Lipgloss in Spanking Haute.
What’s on your eyes right now? MAC prep+prime 24-hour extend eye base, UD Beware, MUFE S560, MAC fluidline in Dipdown, MAC Zoom mascara
What’s on your face right now? Bobbi Brown Moisture Rich foundation, Clarins concealer, theBalm Mary-Lou as a highlighter and Cindy-Lou as a blush. MAC bronzer in Matte.

Lani Avatar

Your skin tone/coloring: Very light with yellow undertones (NC20 or NC25, I am guessing; or Light in BE Matte powder foundation)
What’s on your lips right now? Nothing but this reminds me to put on some lip balm
What’s on your eyes right now? Nothing
What’s on your face right now? Nothing

It’s intersting to read what people have on during a work day. When I wear makeup, my friends never believe I have anything on even if they get very close to check it. Maybe I do it too lightly but I figured it’s good to look makeupless, right? All I usually use is SPF powder on my face (any brand really, the lightest shade or the next to lightest), a lip gloss or a lip balm and an eyeliner over one of the lightest Mally Beauty shadowstick. If I am really trying, I could add a lip liner, curl my eyelashes a bit, add a touch of mascara on the very tips and wipe it off with a finger so it doesn’t transfer on my upper eyelids too much since my eyeliner always transfers no matter which brand I use creating a line above the crease. And if I really have time, I may add a touch of blush on my cheeks very lightly, one layer. I used to do some light contouring with powders but gave up on it years ago since it takes too much time and no one sees any difference, anyways.

If I go for an interview or anything work related, I try to wear no makeup at all or cover my eyelids with white eyeshadow too look more Asian and conceal an eyelid crease, wear glasses, pull up my hair back, mess it up and create under eye circles using dark eyeshadows, so no one dares to perceive me as a pretty girl. Here in Hawaii, a good looking white girl has virtually no chances of being hired anywhere besides acting jobs despite a good education. They say she will create a potential sexual harassment lawsuit in an instance even if she is married. What a wild, wild world. I miss my Europe.

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