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Are any of you very into minimal makeup?

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#41 beaker 2.0

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Posted 05 July 2020 - 10:35 AM

i love minimal but bold pops of eyeliner, like just a stroke of colored liner or glitter or something. i hate lipstick because of all the touching up throughout the days and i would rather have people focus on my eyes. glossier is my shit i love it

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Posted 09 July 2020 - 10:23 AM

I used to do full face everyday. Up until covid forced me to work way less. And now I just don't see the point of getting ready for work when I'll come home in 5 hours and have to take it off. Its actually really nice. I just use vitamin c serum, fill in my brows and curl my lashes. And what time I save early in the day I use to exercise and stretch. Feels very nice.

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Posted 09 July 2020 - 06:46 PM

Yah, I just do bb cream+foundation now bc I'm insecure about my skin. Before I would at least do my eyebrows too but now it's just down to making my skin look a bit nicer.
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Posted 09 July 2020 - 08:35 PM

I do occasionally go more natural, but find I always want a thin layer of foundation, just to somewhat correct the colour variations in my skin (which I then correct with a little bit of contouring and bronzing.  And I have to do my brows and mascara at the very least.  My brows just aren't cute without a bit of shaping.  Yeah....I guess I'm not so minimal lol


I never put anything on my lips because I hate the way it feels.


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Posted 11 July 2020 - 01:34 AM

I wear sunscreen, Chapstick, and eyeliner. I can't be bothered with anything else. I only ever go to work lmao.

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Posted 13 July 2020 - 05:28 AM

I only wear eyebrow shadow sometimes, sometimes I don’t if I think my eyebrows look pretty fine. If there’s redness on my skin, I just wait for it to be gone ?? Also not wearing mascara even though I am self-conscious about my short and almost invisible eyelashes.
I feel being myself when I don’t wear makeup. I love it.

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Posted 24 July 2020 - 01:29 PM

Yes! I do a little bb cream and setting powder, some blush (don't want to look like a corpse hehe), a neutral eyeshadow, mascara, sometimes brow gel, and lipstick or lip balm. I do my face lightly because I like to wear red lipstick :)

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Posted 19 October 2020 - 07:58 AM

Absolutely! I stopped wearing any kind of foundation or BB cream on my face, as well as concealer. I don't even wear mascara anymore. My makeup routine is just clear brow gel, Chanel baume essentiel multi-use glow stick over my eyelids and upper cheekbones, and Chantecaille blush

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Posted 20 October 2020 - 05:32 PM

What sunscreens do you all use?

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Posted 21 October 2020 - 03:59 AM

yes! i've never liked the way i look in heavy makeup and tbh i cba to purchase makeup and spend time doing it every day. 


i used to wear full face concealer / foundation in highschool and it tore up my skin so i refuse to wear anything full coverage like that anymore. 


i use black mascara and clear brow gel daily


sometimes a little bit of glossier highlighter / lip tint if i'm actually going out and not just running errands




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Posted 21 October 2020 - 08:28 AM

I try to do a natural look, nude colors and some decent mascara. I have big eyes so I can't do a lot of eye makeup or else I look crazy anyhow

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Posted 21 October 2020 - 10:19 AM

I don't wear anything except vaseline on my lips and eyelashes. I'm pretty lucky to have my lips usually be dark naturally and my lashes be dark brown (I'm a dirty blonde.) I have a lot of respect for those that are good at makeup and take time to do it, and am always up for a makeover.

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Posted 21 October 2020 - 11:39 AM

I barely ever have time to do makeup, but when I do it's always minimal and I love it! Generally I just contour my nose, darken my eyebrows, and apple a tiny touch of mascara. Sometimes if I break out I'll add concealer, but generally I'm too lazy to do that lol

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Posted 22 October 2020 - 05:16 PM

my skin looks terrible, but i’ve found that foundation makes my skin even worse so i just stopped bothering with it (in addition to having a weird skin tone, and the only brands i can find that match are expensive as hell). i wore a bb cream for a while that’s supposed to help with acne, which was pretty cheap but i just don’t like how it makes my face feel.

thankfully when i do wear makeup, i just look kind of dead and my skin looking fucky adds to the corpse aesthetic, so i don’t have to bother with heavy shit anymore. usually i just wear mascara and maybe a lip gloss or eyeshadow if i’m in the mood for it. i’ll still wear a full face of makeup if i’m getting my picture taken or if i need to look ‘formal’ but that’s about it.

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Posted 23 October 2020 - 10:32 AM

I don't really do makeup. then again, im a dude, so

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#57 Aya Brea

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Posted 23 October 2020 - 04:44 PM

I like to apply powder, light (brown/red usually) eyeshadows, a bit of mascara and highlighter. If I'm not wearing a mask I use a bit of liptint.
Is this considered minimal? It looks pretty natural but I feel like there are too many steps.

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Posted 23 October 2020 - 05:04 PM

I very rarely wear more than just mascara nd some black/grey eyeshadow. I do put on lots of shimmer powder and glitter though so I dont know if that would count as minimal lol

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Posted 24 October 2020 - 01:06 PM

yes sometimes i just want to look as natural as possible. when i feel like that, i just put concealer, mascara and lip gloss


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Posted 24 October 2020 - 01:12 PM

Mascara and chapstick are soooo necessary! (On my face anyway lol I look like a boy without mascara)

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