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Face of the Month (January 2015)

2015 is just full of new stuff huh?

LisaSz09 has been doing these types of videos for a while and I think it's a good way to see the products vloggers/bloggers in the beauty community have been using. Actually using...cause a lot of stuff gets hauled and often times cast by the wayside.

Another reason I'd like to start doing these posts is due to the: "you have so much makeup and you never wear it" comments I get when I'm out and about - especially from M.A.C staff. The number one reason I go without makeup is laziness/lack of time. If I'm running late, makeup is the thing I skip...I'd even opt for 15 minutes more of sleep than start the 'beat face' progress. I don't like to be rushed when I'm applying makeup, so if I think I might have to I'd rather go without. ***please note*** Daytime - I never leave the house without applying sunscreen. Nighttime - I never leave the house without applying mascara. I will be late just to do those things.

Right, so January. I'm really being diligent with this Project 15 Pan thing. I even have those items in a separate basket kept close to where I get ready. I'm on a mission! Point is, some of the products used are on that list.


Flaws and all boo!

Products used:


Face
Eyes
Lips
  • bareMinerals marvelous Moxie 'Maverick' Thanks Sharalee!

Not listed were brow products which were the Maybelline Master Shape Brow Pencil by Eye Studio 'Deep Brown'; I most definitely prefer the Define-A-Brow and the Ardell Brow Sculpting Gel. The brow struggle is real y'all, be kind!

Questions? Comments? Let's talk in the comments :)

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