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Since I rarely use make up, I don’t carry a make up bag in my purse. I may take the gloss along, but that’s it. Even when I do wear make up to go out, I rather spend my time dancing than touching up my lipstick, which I would need to do after every drink.
If it’s a really special ocasion, then I may bother to touch up, mainly at weddings were the thing lasts the whole day long… I’m just lazy, I guess. 🙂

Yes, I do.
In it I carry a small tube of moisturizer, concealer, pressed powder, blush, neutral eyeshadow quad, mascara and the lipstick/gloss combo of the day.

I have a 10 inch wide utility bag that I use as a m/u bag, and it is usually full, LOL. It has gloss, combs, pressed powder, perfume vial, toothbrush, e/s, lipstick, kohlstick, blotting films and some pain meds usually! It usually fits in all but one of my purses.

I have a “first aid kit” in my purse, it’s +/- 12x9x6 cm. You might find it amazing, but it has:
– a small packet of babywhipes (for make-up emergencies)
– mini handsoap leaves
– cuticle scissors
– mini nailfile and buffer
– bandaids
– asperin
– a small Dior lip palette
– a mini Chanel Inimitable mascara
– 2 Urban Decay colours (sin and goddess)
– a small mirror
– Badger evolving balm (wrinkle, shrinkle and crinkle care)
– a Neutrogena lip boost tube
– a mini Clinique continuous rescue antioxidant moisturizer. I even have a flashlight, glowsticks, a swiss army knife and handcream floating loose in my bag.

Yeah, it’s really handy. Esp. since I have a friend who’s accident prone and I have friends with kids. So I’m always taking care of cuts and scrapes.

Kinda similar to CCee, I think! I have a 6″x6″ pouch in which I always carry
– tube of neosporin ointment (for hangnails, ugh!)
– PF Organic Wear pressed powder
– Tendertones in Purring
– retractable lip brush
– Mygrastick (essential oils for treating headaches)
– tweezers
– mirror
– hand sanitizer (great for when I go to the MAC counter!)
– a few samples of moisturizers
– whatever lip gloss I’m wearing
– Perk mocha latte lip balm
– mini Clinique high impact mascara

yes, it all fits, with room to spare!

I started off with just one Bobbi Brown train case but my makeup collection expanded very quickly after that. Since I end up applying my makeup at work every morning, I take EVERYTHING with me. I usually carry a tote that was given to us at work to carry our “work” but I carry all my makeup!! LOL. I take all my 6 15-palettes with me daily to work. I have a ton of brushes, bronzes, loose powders, blushes, and liners that make that trip with me every single day. I’ve been really wanting to condense my travel collection but I haven’t found the perfect case or the will power to leave any item behind!!!

yes i do .. haha
usually how cramped the bag would be depend on how long would i be out and how much makeup i had. but most of the time it have a tube of vaseline lipgloss and kiehl lipgloss and concealer! thats all hahaha

I sure nuff do!! LOL

I usually carry:

powder (pressed)
lip stuff (whether lipglass or lipstick or both)

Actually, I dont even have to carry half of the stuff that I do but I always think, “What if I need to touchup?” So I do anyway. And the makeup bag is cute too, lol!

Nope. Unless I’m at a formal event, but the last time that happened was almost 2 months ago at a dinner sponsored by my boyfriend’s hockey team.

Typically I carry blotting papers or translucent powder, and then the slew of lip products that are always lingering at the bottom of my purse.

I had bought this cute little bag from Sephora idk if they still have some but it is made with all silver shiny sequins on it; I love it! they came in all different colors. Anyways, I always keep my studio fix powder, blush, a mini blush/powder brush, smolder eyeliner, and whichever lip combo I am wearing that day I have in there a lip liner, lipstick, and lipgloss! 🙂

I just carry a bag with the items i used for the make up of the day, except for the eye shadow, that i never reapply.

my makeup bag is not very big, my lipstick, powder, blush and their brushes fit perfectly in it.

Hey Cristine,

Oh yes i do carry makeup bag in my purse depending upon the size.With this i wud like to go with Nell,She says it all.Its very important for me,very imp.But i never carry foundation stick or mascara once applied in a day ,enough.I also carry a little perfume bottle,it weird i know but i carry(LOL).

No Cristine never it is crambled,iam always carefull never careless!!


Carrying a little perfume bottle is an excellent idea! I love sample sizes so you can always have a scent with you.

Of course! It’s kinda small, and hardly ever crammed. I keep a mascara or two, a NARS Multiple, a lipstick, a lipglass(or gloss) or two, sometimes an eyeshadow duo. A mini manicure kit, and a moisturizer with SPF. Oh, and a lipliner, eyeliner, and fragrance.

Yep I carry a cute little make-up bag in my purse 🙂 I made it myself!! In it I always carry –

A mirror
pill holder with – vicodin, ibprofen and an emergency valium
a mini sample of hand lotion
blotting papers
a mini nail file
mini floss
two lip glosses and two lipsticks
an organic fem hygine product

I have a little one but I don’t carry much seeing as I don’t reapply any make up during the day. Inside mine I have my blot powder, vaseline and TLC in fuchsia fix. A lipglass or lipstick if I’m using them.

I do carry a small Sephora make-up bag that I don’t think is sold in the stores anymore, which is a shame because it’s tiny yet holds a LOT! (It’s black, sturdy sateen with a small silver piece engraved with the Sephora Professional logo.)

In it I carry a compact mirror, dental floss, a mini hand sanitizer, Softlips lip balm in Strawberry Sorbet, MAC Viva Glam VI lipglass, Visine, a mini Swiss Army knife, Maybelline Cool Effect Cooling Shadow/Liner in On the Rocks, a pill container, Avon blotting papers, a few tampons and extra hair ties.

I still have additional lip balms, lip glosses and hand cream floating loosely in my purse.

I use an old Coach wristlet as my cosmetics bag in my purse. I carry:small mirror, loose powder, blk eyeliner, neutral lip liner, and whatever lipstick/lipglass I am wearing that day. I never carry eye shadow!

Yep, I have a small clinique makeup bag, that’s basically filled with my everyday uses (eyeliner, powder, sheer lipstick) plus some moisturizer (can’t live without it!) and tweezers, qtips and makeup remover.




i carry my small mac fafi make up bag with me with studio finish concealer, studio fix powder, lipstick and lipglass, an eyekohl and sometimes a single shadow or a quad 🙂

I carry around a MAC canvas bag with me all the time. It holds the following:

Pressed Blot powder compact
About three lipsticks
Lip gloss
Pack of Q-tips
Small (sample size) tube of moisturizer

Since I have oily skin, I always carry a powder compact with me. I touch up my lipstick about twice a day. I carry the Q-tips to remove eye liner smudges etc. I had a make up back in high school as well. Old habits die hard 😉

I probably should, huh. No, I don’t carry a bag, but I do have blot powder a lipstick and a lipgloss that I carry with me at all times.

I have a little Dior bag that I got as a gift (it’s about the size of a pencil bag) and in it I just keep what i need:
Q-tips, hairpins, and hairties (which i keep in an empty starbucks gum tin 😛 )
blotting paper &/or compact
and whatever lipgloss/ lipstick i have on
eye drops

o and Tide to go !!

Yes because I need to touch up after P.E.. its about the size of a normal pencil case (seeing as it is one) and takes up barely any space at all, but i manage to shove everything inside perfectly =)

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