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11. What foundation do you use?
I use L’Oreal True Match foundation in W5.
12. How about concealer?
Benefit Boi-ing Concealer
13. Do you know your undertone color?
I have warm undertones.
14. What do you think of fake eyelashes?
Personally, I think they look very fake and unnatural and I have never worn them before.
15. Did you know that you are supposed to change your mascara every 3 months?
16. What brand of mascara do you use?
For everyday, I use L’Oreal Telescopic or L’Oreal Voluminous Carbon Black. For special occasions, I use Too Faced Better Than Sex Mascara.
17. Sephora or MAC?
I really do like MAC, but I would have to say Sephora because they have more of a variety and some Sephoras actually carry MAC products!
18. Do you have a MAC Pro-card?
Not yet;)
19. What makeup tools do you use in make up application?
I always use my Sonia Kashuk Anniversary Brush Set along with a few others.
20. Do you use make-up base/primer for the eyes?
I always use Urban Decay Primer Potion.
21. For the face?
Right now, I am trying to find a good drugstore face primer. If anyone has any suggestions on a good one, please let me know!
22. What is your favorite eyeshadow (color or shade)?
This is so hard, but I really like L’Oreal 24 Hour Infallable Eyeshadow in “Amber Lights”.
23. Do you use pencil or liquid eyeliner?
24. How often do you poke your eyes with an eyeliner pencil?
25. What do you think of pigment eyeshadows?
I don’t own any, but I think they’re really messy and I prefer the regular ones.
26. Do you use mineral makeup?
I have the BareMinerals loose foundation and I don’t love it, but I love their Warmth All-Over Face Color!
27. What is your favorite lipstick?
This is also really hard, but I just bought MAC “Cosmo” lipstick and really like it.
28. How about lipgloss?
I love my Elle Cosmetics Lipgloss in the shade 03.
29. What is your favorite blush to use?
Milani Baked Blush in “Luminoso”!
30. Do you buy your makeup on ebay?
31. Do you like drugstore makeup?
Love it!
32. Do you go to CCO’s? (cosmetic company outlets)
33. Are you clumsy in putting on makeup?
I always get mascara on my eyelids after I put on eyeshadow perfectly, but other than that no.
34. Name a makeup crime that you hate?
I really don’t like overly drawn in eyebrows, or foundation that doesn’t match.
35. Do you like colorful shades of makeup (lipstick,eyeshadow) or neutral ones?
I definitely like neuatrals more!
36. Which celebrity always has great make up?
 I love Carrie Underwood’s makeup!
37. If you could leave the house using just ONE make up item,what would you use?
Probably concealer or mascara. Or lipgloss. OMG, I don’t know!
38. Could you ever leave the house without any makeup on?
39. In your opinion, what is the BEST makeup line?
For drugstore, I would say L’Oreal and for high-end, I love Too Faced!
40. What do you think of Makeup?
I love makeup! It is one if my greatest passions in life! I don’t wear makeup for anyone else but myself. I don’t wear it because I think I am ugly and want to cover up my imperfections. I wear it because I love applying it and being creative and enhancing my natural features!

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