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My well-loved drugstore makeup essentials

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oliviacefalu
These are the drugstore makeup picks I ACTUALLY use! Don’t get me wrong, I love a good Tarte Shapetape Concealer. Even the latest launches from Rare Beauty have me swooning. But drugstore makeup holds a special place in my heart. Walking through the aisles of Target or CVS gets me giddy. Quite honestly, I count those trips as my therapy sessions. Plus, these are the places were I started getting essentials to experiment with when I was younger! My favorite brands to score from are no doubt Pixi, NYX, Essence Cosmetics, Sonia Kashuk, Maybelline and Covergirl. They’re just my go-to’s! They’re the brands constantly putting out dupes for cult favorites. Everything in this picture, I use on a daily basis. I’ve been going through Maybelline Lifter Glosses like they’re going out of style. I actually was responsible for my local Target running out of stock once...oops. Another new essential that’s crawled its way into my everyday routine is the Covergirl Cooling Glow Stick. It’s part of their new Clean Fresh line and I use it on my WHOLE face. Top tip: try it under your eyes over your concealer 👀 I’m still in search for the perfect drugstore CC cream, does anyone have any good recommendations?
Jan. 15
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BeccaBoucherNot a CC Cream recommendation but the ELF hydrating camo concealer is incredible
Jan. 19·1 like
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FACE MAKEUP - JUST CREAM PRODUCTS
hi friends! i thought it’d be fun to show you guys how i usually apply my face makeup. i tend to order things by doing it all in cream first (i.e. foundation and concealer, then blush, highlight, bronzer), then redefining it all by going in with powder. today though, i used only cream/stick products and finished with a translucent powder. for this look, i start with the e.l.f. - Hydrating Camo Concealer in a lighter and darker shade to give cream contouring a try, as i normally use a powder contour/bronzer and save this step for the end. i place the darker shade slightly higher than my normal cheekbones then blend the darker shade before the lighter one to help warm up my entire complexion a little better (as i am severely pale). i then follow this with a cream blush and highlighter. i place both products slightly higher on the face than normal to try to bring more balance to the face as well as emphasize my cheekbones a little better. i use the Milk MAKEUP - Lip + Cheek in “werk” and COVERGIRL - Clean Fresh Cooling Glow Highlighter Stick in “so gilty”. i do all of these steps with a damp sponge but i would advise trying to use different parts of the sponge or two different sponges entirely if you fear accidentally making it look muddy. with this particular look, i end up simply setting my whole face with a translucent powder, as i want the eyes and lips to be the main focus. if you are seeking a more defined and chiseled look, i would definitely recommending following up with powder highlighter, blush, or contour. hope you guys enjoyed! feel free to follow here and on my IG @chloebrk.mua #cheriecreator
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chloebrk.mua
LOOK : pink cut crease
here is the look I created for the #CherieCatwalk 💗 some of the products I used are: 💗eyes + brows💗 REVOLUTION - Forever Flawless Eyeshadow Palette NYX - Epic Ink Liner NYX - Epic Wear Liner Stickin white NYX - Lift & Snatch Brow Tint Penin espresso #NYX - Brow Glue[products]# Milk MAKEUP - KUSH High Volume Mascara 💗face💗 e.l.f. - Hydrating Camo Concealer e.l.f. - Poreless Putty Primer Milk MAKEUP - Lip + Cheekin werk COVERGIRL - Clean Fresh Cooling Glow Highlighter Stickin so gilty 💗lips💗 essence - Stay 8h Waterproof Lip Linerin so default NYX - Soft Matte Metallic Lip Creamin rome hope you guys liked the Catwalk and all of the looks, we all worked super hard and had so much fun!💗 feel free to follow here and on my IG @chloebrk.mua #cheriecreator
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Working from home means breaks consist of food and make-up. Order of application: Eyes: MAC - Pro Longwear Paint Pot Eyeshadow in the shade painterly. MORPHE - Morphe x Jaclyn Hill Eyeshadow Palette ESTĒE LAUDER - Double Wear Infinite Waterproof Eyeliner pixi - Endless Silky Eye Pen in cafe gold L'ORÉAL - Voluminous Original Mascara Face: benefit - The POREfessional Face Primer it Cosmetics - it Cosmetics CC+ Cream SPF 50+ REVLON - Photoready Candid Antioxidant Concealer MAC - MAC Prep + Prime Fix+ Finishing Mist MAC - Studio Fix Sculpt & Shape Contour Palette MAC - MAC Powder Blush in the color harmony HOURGLASS - Ambient Lighting Infinity Powder in dim light HOURGLASS - Veil Translucent Setting Powder #wet n wild - Megaglo Highlighting Powder[products]#[FourStars] in precious petals Brows: ANASTASIA Beverly Hills - Dipbrow Pomade HOURGLASS - Arch Brow Shaping Gel ANASTASIA Beverly Hills - Brow Wiz Mechanical Brow Pencil Lips: FLOWER - Petal Pout Lip Liner in toffee MAYBELLINE - Color Sensational Creamy Mattes Lipstick in daringly nude
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fkn_winemixer
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I’ve never been a huge fan of lip gloss. I don’t enjoy the sticky feeling or heavy fragrance that is usually associated with them. And then I tried MAYBELLINE - Lifter Gloss With Hyaluronic Acid and fell in love! I actually have two other shades but they live in my car. This gloss is not sticky or heavy and it looks so nice on. I love the slight tingling sensation it causes as well. If you haven’t given this a try yet, what are you waiting for?!
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JuniperSinclair
My husband won’t kiss me anymore
He has an aversion to the texture and taste of lip gloss and lipstick. Not only that but he watched me walk up to a “trending” display of a major brand instead of the yellow tag clearance and pick out a fancifully packaged gloss. To his credit, he helped me choose a shade (Silk). But he really doesn’t know who I am anymore and so has thus been suspicious of me when I wear this. Nevertheless... This was trending months ago but like many people I have been a little flabbergasted by this year’s unwavering and speedy trajectory into the spiral vortex of suck. So I had to wait til the Hype Train made its second round to hop on. A few things: if you are the type who wants your lips to look like you’ve had work done or you’re cosplaying as Fungus from Monsters, Inc. you may not be satisfied with the plumping effect of this stuff. Honestly the most natural route is to just cut open a jalapeño and smear that on your lips. Then your husband really won’t kiss you. Frankly, I don’t like scrubbing or irritating my lips into perkiness the same way I don’t want coffee overdosing to make me a more cheerful person before 10am. This stuff is called lifter and it lifts. My lips are more plump than before and there’s no stinging to get them there. Additionally there is a mild but pleasant cinnamon flavor, not like a cinnamon gum harshness but a gentle apple pie type of cinnamon. It’s actually very pleasant. Speaking of coffee, that stuff makes my lips drier than a mummy’s armpit before I can finish a single cup, and trust me — I teach how to use commas to twelve-year-olds, so when I say this product actually kept my lips hydrated through my morning video lessons, it’s a miracle. Overall, for $7 this stuff is awesome and I’m definitely buying more once my other glosses are done for. I may never be kissed again but man are my lips soft. . MAYBELLINE - Lifter Gloss With Hyaluronic Acid
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