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If all my makeup disappeared...

Hi everyone!

Let's cut to the chase. This has been a long time coming.

If I lost/ had all my makeup (Heaven Only Knows, Jesus take the Wheel, My life would be OVER).

When Lucinda tagged me, I was instantly struck by a feeling of impending makeup doom. I was certain I would lose one of my faithful #brushes or an #eyeshadow I've had since Adam was a lad. I friends, am a hoarder.

So here are the top 10 things I would repurchase IMMEDIATELY and without hesitation. Father, let it NEVER happen, otherwise you would see Lucinda and I both either at HMP Dodd's or seeking SERIOUS counselling! LOL

1. Smash Box Full Exposure Mascara. One of THE best mid-high end Mascaras on the market. I use it on my clients AND myself. The brush is phenomenal for colour deposit. And I am in love with the formula, it is so forgiving. Smudge proof, and intense, my eyelashes take on a doll-like effect when I apply two/three coats ( I am a mascara trollop) and I LUV dramatic looking lashes!

2. My Real Techniques Brushes, I was BLOWN away by the quality, and given the price, I'd say Samantha Chapman is a #bawse. She knew that there was a market for inexpensive that withstood the battery of operations makeup artists, enthusiasts etc put there tools through. And let me tell you about life. These brushes are the truth. They are sturdy, have the right amount of weight, the bristles are firm, but deposit the product evenly.  Man look, buy them! They're awesome!!





3. Essence Stay Matte Powder and I am all out but as sooooon as my auntie or cuzzie comes in from Germany, I want bout five! It is great!!! It really does settle your foundation well and it's not over the top at all, as far as flashback no problems and I have used it with all forms of foundation.

4. Alll, every single last one of the Jolie Lipsticks. why? Because they are LIFE! Moisturizing, pretty and vibrant.

5. My Essence Stay Matte Loose Powder in translucent because it's just that good.

6. Urban Decay Deslick - Cause I'm an oil field.


7. Proactiv- The acne is a killer. AND as long as I am consistent it works. Yes this is not exactly a makeup item but with a bumpy canvas, the makeup looks crap!

8. Jordana Blush in Blushing rose. Cause it makes me feel all girly and pretty :)

9. Maybelline Color Tattoo in Bad to the Bronze. It gives me allll kinds of everything. Is the perfect base and makes sure that my eyeshadows pop :D

10. Wet N Wild Vanity Palette - My go to palette for natural/ nude makeup looks. IT has the PERFECT brown shade for brows and .. it just works for me!!



:) xoxo, Heidi

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