Minimalism versus Product “Back Ups”

november 18, 2015 | by mercedes | filed under: makeup This is the entirety of my “back up” stash. Not new terminology to beauty junkies, some of us like to hoard multiples of our favorite products, for fear we’d ever be without them. Technically the Christopher Drummond Concealer is an “extra” rather than a can’t-live-without…

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Get Ready With Me #4: Physician’s Formula Nude Wear + Dior 999 Lipstick (mostly natural products)

I just posted another YouTube video where I showcase the Dior 999 lipstick I received for my birthday, and do a sort of first impression of the Physician’s Formula Nude Wear Touch of Glow concealer/highlighter. I also do some rambling about my stance on green versus conventional products, and just a warning – it’s largely…

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I want to be a foundation-wearer

In the past year I’ve become increasingly infatuated with bases. As I tend to go for a very minimal, yet chic and polished makeup look on a day-to-day basis, an effortlessly flawless base has been my quest. I don’t think I have ever, in all my years of makeup wearing, purchased a foundation. I’ve gone…

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