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Used and Abused Makeup Products Tag

Nicole Renee Cutler created this tag at the request of one of her subscribers.

I think it's a great idea. We see beauty vloggers/influencers get a lot of free products from companies. We also see them declutter loads of stuff that they've never touched or maybe just swatched. But what products do they actually like? This may be a good indicator.

Fuh my one part, my used and abused products are stale news. Please click on the links provided for more information ðŸ˜‰If these thing look beat up, well...that's all the more proof.

Hourglass Veil Mineral and Becca Ever-Matte Poreless Priming Perfector primers still rule the day. I have added a few new primers to my testing rotation but so far these two are still my failsafe. I'm also on my second bottle of e.l.f Makeup Mist & Set which I use to spray by foundation brush or beauty sponge before use. I'm not a fan of the "baking" trend so my loose powders last me a while. So far, the Make-up Designory 'Desert' is still my favourite yellow toned under-eye setting powder

Favourite base products -

Y'all gotta be tired hearing me talk about the M.A.C Studio Fix and Mineralize Skinfinish Natural powders. Though I wouldn't repurchase the latter since finding a cheaper alternative.

M.A.C Studio Fix Powder 'NC50' -
M.A.C Mineralize Skinfinish Natural 'Dark' -

The only foundation I've used completely is the black|Up Fluid Foundation; that's since been reformulated and I don't think I love the new version the same way. A product category that I does mek hear is concealers though. Right now the Estee Lauder Double Wear, Lancome Waterproof and M.A.C Mineralize concealers are my most used. New readers please note that I often use concealer on necessary areas and follow with a powder foundation in lieu of using a liquid foundation.

Favourite concealers -

While I do really really love all the blushes I mentioned in The Blush Tag the only one showing real use is the Milani Minerals 'Sunset Beach'

Milani Minerals Blush 'Sunset Beach' -

Similarly, I can only mention one powder eyeshadow product: Bed Head 4-Play Eyeshadow 'Matte Love'.

TIGI Bed Head 4 Play Eyeshadow 'Matte Love' -

But truly, is eyeliners mi love!

M.A.C Pearlglide Intense Eye Liners 'Designer Purple' and 'Lord It Up' -

Lip products are all that's left...and yuh know I have too many of those. I really should stop buying lipsticks cause it's clear that I use lip balms and lip glosses more. Attempting a Project Pan had me working on the Korres Lip Butter 'Mango' and Christian Dior Creme De Rose. Nuff product does be in dem tubs yuh! I finished one tub of the original Vaseline Lip Therapy and now I'm working on their 'Rosy Lips' version.

Korres Lip Butter 'Mango' -
Christian Dior Creme De Rose and Vaseline 'Rosy Lips' -

As for lip gloss, the NYX Butter Gloss 'Praline', Estee Lauder Pure Color Envy 'Reckless Bloom' and Buxom Full-On Lip Polish 'Nicole' are in heavy rotation.

Favourite lip glosses -

Let us know what makeup you use the most 😍

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