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I Dont Wear Make-up

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    I think I look beautiful with out make up

    so I don't wear it. The closest I'll get to makeup is Chapstick.
    MsM1620 MsM1620 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    CosplayPotato CosplayPotato 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    I do not ever wear makeup.

    I am sensitive yes, but even the physician's formula and hypo-allergenic types I don't wear. I am just the type that feels better to show my real face. I am not against others wearing makeup and unlike those who try to make rules and enforce it on others like the gay world...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 19

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    After a good nights sleep

    and breakfast this morning, only 14 and a half hours left :3
    LovedByASoldier LovedByASoldier 18-21, F Sep 9

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    YouKnowIHateMyself YouKnowIHateMyself 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 5

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    I just feel like people are going to be all

    'what the heck is she doing?' Cause I'm almost 15 and have never worn it before .-. I also have no idea what I'm doing and my mom isn't much help.. She got me some basic eyeliner and stuff but when I asked her about it she basically said you just put it on ( so helpful -.-) I...
    KuroKitsune KuroKitsune 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 11

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    I believe if you think

    that only girls who wear make-up are beautiful, you're messed up. Lots of them look better than then all the girls that treat their faces like coloring books!
    Theycallherelly Theycallherelly 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 5

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    It's because my mom never wanted me to wear

    makeup either. Before, I was kinda curious going to school with make-up on since everybody was doing it. But now since it's kinda overrated to say that almost all girls wear make-up, I don't feel like that anymore.
    acitythatneverwakesup acitythatneverwakesup 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 5

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    The reason why I don't wear makeup?

    I'm lazy. It's that simple. Every now and then I might put mascara or eyeliner on but that's if I'm feeling.. Well... Not lazy. Plus, I believe I'm beautiful the way I am, so why put on makeup? (; I have way to much confidence for my own good haha
    eanchantedeyes eanchantedeyes 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 5

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    Well not often at all.

    I feel so dumb wearing it. I also feel like I don't know what I'm doing when I'm applying it, ugh
    Jackiebh Jackiebh 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 25

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    emiveritas emiveritas 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 15

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    I'm not a fan of makeup.

    I guess I'm not girly enough for it. It's too much work and the good stuff is expensive. I feel like the only reason I'll ever have to wear makeup is if I decide to be a clown or in my casket lol but other than that I'm good. I hate seeing women looking like cupcakes or little...
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 3

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    Well at least on a regular basis.

    I wear make up if I'm going somewhere really nice like a nice dinner out but other than that never wear it. I did a photo shoot for my senior pics and I had to have this lady do my makeup cause I didn't really know how to
    Thatonegirl53 Thatonegirl53 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 2

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    Natural

    I like being natural. I like the way I look without make-up more than plastering my face full of things that make me look unnatural and awkward. I love hearing that other people my age don't wear make-up every day.. and feel sad for the ones who say "I need to wear make-up to...
    tr3ats tr3ats 22-25 1 Response Jul 16, 2011

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    It's Not Natural

    I don't wear any sort of make-up the reason being is that I feel it alter what you really look like that's only my opinion and guys like women who are natural real hair real face then they know what they are getting . I understand some people must but I think if you love who...
    Braveheart4real Braveheart4real 31-35, F 1 Response May 25, 2008

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    I'm too lazy to put on anything besides

    eyeliner. Maybe lip gloss if my lips feel dry.
    emiveritas emiveritas 18-21, F Jul 26

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    Light makeup is the most I ever wear.

    Perhaps a single stroke of eye liner or a light lip gloss. Maybe even foundation and whatnot if I'm in that rare mood. I don't feel the need to put on several layers of dust and paint; it's absolutely tedious and I refuse to allow anyone such a falsified fantasy.
    TheRose202 TheRose202 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 6

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    The only thing I sometimes put on is eyeliner

    and even then I always go without. I don't wear it because I think it looks stupid on me and because I don't know how to apply it correctly. To me it just seems like a waste of time, effort and products. Is anyone else like this??
    Emmyx0X Emmyx0X 22-25, F 5 Responses May 29

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    I only like nail polish every long now

    and then if that's even considered make up, and I like to wear lip gloss all the time. I like a little eye shadow but I don't wear it. I hate blush, foundation...all the ones that go all over your face and clog your pores I feel so gross in it and honestly I feel insecure in...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 26

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    If my skin isnt paper,

    i wont cut it nor paint it.
    CaliforniaPsycho CaliforniaPsycho 18-21, F 2 Responses May 15

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    Send In the Clowns

    That's right - I do not wear any makeup. But for a mans perspective, at least mine, the less makeup on a woman, the better.  Why are you trying to be someone you are not? The other day I saw this woman on the bus - I think she could be a very beautiful woman with no makeup...
    jasonk jasonk 31-35, M 2 Responses Jun 7, 2008

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    I prefer not to wear makeup.

    I have worn makeup to work and on special occasions but I don't like a lot of makeup and generally I don't wear it. I prefer the natural look, and I don't want a bunch of junk on my face blocking my pores,they need to breathe.i believe that beauty is simplicity.
    MeJustBeing MeJustBeing 36-40, F 7 Responses Aug 15

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    Everyone always thinks I'm wearing mascara.

    Nope I just got thick dark long eye lashes. My dad checks me tooπŸ˜’πŸ˜’πŸ˜’πŸ˜’
    MyaA13 MyaA13 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 12

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    I've only worn make up one time.

    When i was 8 for glamor shots. Never wore it again after that. Just lip gloss. Lol
    fpdee11 fpdee11 26-30, F Jul 24

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    not at all! I think about it ,

    but then I always think- "what if people like me with make up on better?" like it would cover up my natural face, and id have to wear it over and over again so I can feel pretty. I don't want people to say "Oh she's pretty!" when I have makeup on, but when I take it off, they go...
    GreyColors GreyColors 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 5

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    I'm not much of a make up gal

    as you can tell😊
    roselani2005 roselani2005 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    I struggle with moderate acne

    and I used to cover it up wearing skin makeup everyday. I used to pick at my skin leaving bad acne scars so i felt like i needed makeup to be pretty. now my goal is to not wear skin makeup to school this entire year, I've gone 6 months without it so far and my skin has healed so...
    LovedByASoldier LovedByASoldier 18-21, F Sep 9

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    I don't think I or anyone needs make up.

    I really don't like wearing it because it makes me feel weird. Everyone is naturally gorgeous!
    cotygal123 cotygal123 13-15, F Dec 20, 2013

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    blueapple12 blueapple12 22-25, F Nov 17

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    NatashaRose NatashaRose 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 5

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    Do I Need To?

    I would venture to say, no.  It is true that most people wear at least a little, by my age, and I look really young and almost childish in comparison at times.  I am frankly too lazy to spend the effort and time in the morning though.  I love playing around for...
    EPGrace EPGrace 18-21, F 4 Responses May 16, 2008

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    Make-up is just too much πŸ˜’πŸ˜’ i go natural,

    including my hair πŸ˜ŒπŸ‘Œ
    MeeeKazz MeeeKazz 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 18

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    I have never liked the feel of make-up on my

    skin, it's just a gross feeling! My best friend was lucky to get it on me 3 or 4 times during our whole friendship which is going on 3 and 1/2 years. The real reason I don't wear makeup is because I'm Christian and the Bible teaches against wearing makeup because God made you in...
    s123456789s s123456789s 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 14

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    Because I'm lazy and I

    rather not have make up on and just be myself.
    turtlebomb turtlebomb 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 6

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    I feel like the more you wear make-up,

    the worse you look without it.
    picses2222 picses2222 13-15, F Sep 13

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    jodie112 jodie112 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 5

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    Haha yeah I don't really wear make up (except

    occasions) because it's harmful for our skin hahaha
    xJesuslivesx xJesuslivesx 13-15, F 2 Responses May 14

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    I don't wear makeup unless I have to.

    . It's basically photoshop of real life.. I'm not goi ng to hide myself..
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 5

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    like I like wearing it

    but I just don't wear it
    ashleysokolik ashleysokolik 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    I don't. Specifically,

    I can't. :DI can't even apply compact powder and foundation on my face. Once I used mascara and eye liner, my brother laughed a lot and said I looked like a creepy lolita doll -_- and don't ever talk about blush on or lipstick. Those things are such disasters to be applied on my...
    HikoukiGumo HikoukiGumo 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 26

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    untamablekitty untamablekitty 26-30, F Aug 29

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    I wear make up for the same reason I dye my hair: my eyes aren't naturally lined with black darker than my soul and my lips aren't red like the blood of my enemies.
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Put make up on PERFECT in 2 minutes, I'll take that :) I have had to much practice doing it fast XD
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    i loveee wearing makeup and doing makeup. but I hate wearing it to school.. I guess I'm just scared of how people will see and think of me sense I don't wear it often or as much as...
    kurdalert kurdalert 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Contoured for the first time today ✌️:)
    Benni5 Benni5 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Some people paint on canvases; for me, my skin is my canvas. I respect other people's choice to avoid makeup, but for me, makeup is my art. It does give me a confidence boost, but...
    meadowes meadowes 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    A lot of people think that beauty is all about what they have to follow the 'stars' when it comes to being beautiful. Your personal concept of beauty should be unique. The article...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 3

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    I dont like make up much. Im too lazy to put it on. And if i put it on, after a couple of hours it looks bad on my face and not fresh. So whats the point to use make up? Last...
    angel8i angel8i 31-35 Dec 9

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