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My last, preciously-hoarded tube of UD SuperCurl Mascara. I’m so sad! I loved it so, and it is no more.

(If anyone has a recommendation for something very similar, I’m all ears… er, eyes. You know what I mean!)

I used to use Bobbie Brown’s Perfectly Defined mascara until it was discontinued – then I found Guerlain LeCils, which is great, but I prefer the “tubing” kind of mascara made by Bobbie. I also found another product similar to Bobbie’s mascara by Trish McEvoy, but the tube only lasted about 1 month (for $23.!!) Now, I understand that Bobbie Brown is coming out with a “new” mascara called “Eye Opening Mascara”: “High-drama volume and high-impact curl in the blink of an eye. The jumbo brush fans and pushes lashes up and out, while the rich, carbon-black formula intensely thickens, curls and lifts lashes all day for the ultimate eye opening effect” I’m beginning to think there is some conspiracy among the beauty manufacturers to keep looking for mascaras!

Maybelline Lash Sensational Waterproof Mascara! Gotta get another tube or 2 at Ulta with that $5 off $10 purchase. And my pan of MAC Orb may be getting close…didn’t take very long, but it is my HG browbone shade.

Bare Minerals 5-in-1 Advanced BB Cream Eyeshadow SPF 15 in Linen-it’s a small tube and acts as my eye primer, concealer, and supplemental sunscreen, so it goes fast. I also finished a MAC Blot powder, a couple mini tubes of Fresh sugar lip balm, Carmex SPF15 lip balm, and some mascara. But my stash is so big, I almost never finish a lipstick, blush, or shadow unless they are mini size.

Revlon colorstay whipped foundation and nyx stay matte but not flat powder foundation,

(used to love these products but I prefer the regular Revlon colorstay or mac prolongwear foundation and the dream wonder powder. However I am glad I was finally able to use those up.)

All around the same time, I finished an e.l.f. Moisturizing Foundation Stick in Ivory, an e.l.f. Instant Lift Brow Pencil in Neutral Brown, and a full-sized Tarte Lights, Camera, Flashes Mascara.

I guess my Catrice tinted eyebrow gel, since there doesn’t seem to be much coming out on the wand anymore. My makeup use fluctuates, so I usually have to throw something out for expiring before I use it all.

BTW – If anyone wants to suggest a tinted eyebrow gel replacement I’d love to hear it. I’m a dark ashy brunette. Catrice was fine to start with, but I’m ready to try something new.

Me too.

Christine, I don’t know how you managed to finish an eye shadow. I’ve only done that once – ever. And I’ve been wearing makeup more than 20 years.

Oh, can I boast a bit here? πŸ™‚ I managed to finish MAC Gleam (repurchased) and Naked Lunch, Patina will also be done with soon, but that’s considering that I only own about 20 eye shadows and no palettes.

Clinique High Lengths mascara and Bobbi Brown Skin Weightless Powder Foundation in 00 Alabaster. Although the foundation wasn’t completely finished but it just broke into a million pieces for no reason whatsoever! That happened to my first one too and I was very careful with it. Every other powder foundation I’ve used has stayed whole. Not sure I’ll repurchase even though I do like the foundation! ?

hmmm it’s been a while since I’ve finished anything! probably an ABH brow wiz or brow gel…I go through them so fast!
In reality, I should say my Nars translucent pressed setting powder, but I’m still scraping off what I can use! I refuse to give it up (even tho I have a backup). it’s just so expensive T_T

In the past week:
– NYX Brow Gel
– Anastasia Brow Wiz & Sephora Automatic Brow Pencil
– The Body Shop Waterproof Eye Makeup Remover
– La Roche Posay Tinted Sunscreen

How is it that so many bite the dust at the same time? πŸ™

Nars eyeliner that came free from Sephora for my birthday. I mainly used it for my waterline. It wasn’t as good as the Marc Jacobs highliner, but it still lasted a fairly good time & no irritation.

MAC Paintpot in Painterly and I don’t know if face primer counts as makeup but this week I also finished a 2oz tube of Hourglass Mineral Veil. That one feels like a crazy expensive thing to have to replace.

I have one more application of UD Primer Potion left which I will finish tomorrow (and I cut open, scraped out, and transferred the remaining bit about a month ago). Otherwise, I finished a mojito-flavoured lip balm from a local company last week.

I finished two eyeshadows, Mac’s Cork and Texture. They are transition shades for me. I also finished my Nars eyeshadow primer and Creamy concealer. Just bought more concealer during the 20% sale @ the Nars boutique. Good timing!

1. MUFE liquid lift foundation. A really good one for dry skin, but I get bored using the same product, so I replaced it with Bobby Brown Moisture Rich.

2. MAC Matchmaster Concealer. Cannot say I do not recommend it straight out, cause it’s creamy, blends well, but for my needs there are better products out there.

UD Naked Skin foundation. Took me about a year to finish up, rotating through some other formulas. I liked it, but I probably won’t repurchase.

Cover FX CC Cream, Maybelline Full and Soft Waterproof Mascara, and Benefit Gimme Brow. I have a knack for getting my HG products to all run out at the same time… grrr…

My Holy Grail MUFE Ultra HD foundation, in the old formula/color 128. The bottle lasted so long, especially since I normally only wear tinted moisturizer on the day to day, that they have since reformulated and changed color numbers and all. Love this stuff so!!! Praying the new formula is as good as the original. I have heard mixed reviews about the changes and I’m scurred.

To Maybelline baby lips the peach one and the plane doctor rescue also mascaras I go through the most I finished a Maybelline Colossal mascara and Maybelline falsies mascara but I will not be repurchasing anymore Maybelline because they are not cruelty free

Okay, so I know it’s two weeks late, but can we talk about how Sephora carries Burberry beauty now but doesn’t have the ‘Trench’ eyeshadow?! Christine has raved about it for so long and I really want to try it, especially since I’ve yet to use my VIB Rouge $25 coupon, but Sephora doesn’t have it. Seriously?!

WHAT’S YOUR GAME SEPHORA?! WHAT DO I HAVE TO DO TO GET YOU TO CARRY IT?!

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