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    I like to wear make up also.

    I put concealer to cover up my little dark circles under my eyes. I put foundation I don't buy expensive foundation because I think that's too much. So I just use Maybelline foundation. When it comes to eyeliner I use Loreal's I wear black eyeliner I don't put too much. I love...
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 10, 2014

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    Males that don't like woman wearing make up.

    .why? we don't do it for you! We do it to make ourself feel better it enhances our looks and makes us feel more worthy. Well it does for me. Coming from experience when I look like **** I feel it! When I get myself dressed up I feel good with myself. One of my closest friends has...
    rebecca1624 rebecca1624 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 23, 2014

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    I do wear make up but I want better make up

    but I don't know what make up would be good for me
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 21, 2014

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    Pinknprettyyy Make Up

    i like to wear makeup it gives me the feeling of being kissable and sexy when i have PinknPrettyyy lips and sparkly Pink eyeshadow and the gloss makes me so hott, feeling it smooth out all over my lips is such a turn on.
    AlliHastings AlliHastings 22-25 3 Responses Oct 3, 2012

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    Women of all ages with their eyebrows,

    lips and eyeliner tattooed on look so attractive. Even quite elderly women - I know several in their 70,s so treated, and they look great.
    peter13942 peter13942 70+, M 1 Response Jan 15

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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 Dec 24, 2014

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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 I see nothing wrong with feeling good about enhancing my features with my hand and some pigments. It's a skill I've practiced for...
    meadowes meadowes 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 22, 2014

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    I'm A Lesbian

    and i wear makeup. and i love it. i don't care what anyone says. 
    outerblonde outerblonde 18-21, F 7 Responses May 2, 2010

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    I see it as a self expression,

    it's a hobby and a passion of mine,not a matter of needing it to cover up the way I look! I'm not paying 35$ for a lipstick to attract arrogant judgemental men so don't flatter yourself
    lostCake lostCake 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 14, 2014

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    tired of hearing people say "oh I don't wear

    makeup I don't need it" ok ??? I get it . I wear makeup bc I have no self confidence and it makes me feel pretty . I'm glad you aren't wearing makeup good for you but you don't have to rub it in seriously
    xriiccii xriiccii 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 26, 2014

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    jesso01 jesso01 18-21, F 8 Responses Apr 8, 2014

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    Has anyone ever tried Stilla's longwear

    foundation? What about loreal's luminous foundation?
    VousEtesBelleCM VousEtesBelleCM 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 10, 2014

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    A lot of people think makeup is "Hiding the

    Real You" by masking your flaws I disagree. Makeup is a way to enhance your natural features and have more self confidence, yes, it does this by covering up pimples, and imperfections but it didn't start off that way. Face paint was used in spiritual celebrations, when going...
    LawlessK LawlessK 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 2, 2014

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    I use to wake up every day,

    take a shower and after spend at least an hour putting on make up alone. I believe for a long time that I was ugly without it and I spend so much money on it that it's bonkers. Now I don't put it on every day because I'm too depress to even do it most if the time but i still...
    TheVirginRapids TheVirginRapids 18-21, F May 27, 2014

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    I wear makeup during weekdays at work,

    it makes me feel good about myself. But no makeup on weekends, let my skin breathe.
    liah1 liah1 26-30, F Nov 13, 2014

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    Practice Makes Perfect

    I am a "T" girl and have been wearing make up when ever I could since I was about 14. I would use my sisters make up and practice applying it. Over the years I have learned how to do most everything that can b done with make up. I feel so feminine when I get all dolled up! I have...
    Genivieve Genivieve 56-60, T 1 Response Sep 28, 2011

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    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 7, 2014

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    brookmay brookmay 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 11, 2014

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    I love to wear makeup it make me feel

    so good and all the different look you can create,all the different eyes and lip sticks just love my makeup.
    Frillypink Frillypink 56-60, M 1 Response Jan 21, 2014

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    I've been in school for weeks now

    and as if next week I will be a certified makeup artist at 18 !!!!! In so excited !
    Lovelyx2 Lovelyx2 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 26, 2014

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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 Dec 24, 2014

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    Unless I'm going to the gym,

    I always put on my make-up. Hubby deserves to have a woman who takes pride in her appearance. I have too many mommy friends who completely give up on how they present themselves - no make-up, wearing PJ pants to pick up the kids from school - and then complain that there's no...
    milfhotforhubby milfhotforhubby 41-45, F 4 Responses Jan 27, 2014

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    sometimes I do. Sometimes I don't.

    But when I do, I only where eyeliner and mascara. :D
    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 5, 2014

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    StdntNurseJay StdntNurseJay 18-21, F Aug 9, 2014

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    Permanent Makeup

    I've had my eyes outlined in a black line tattooed forever, with a thin outline around my brows so that they look drawn on, and my lips are outlined in a dark red color with a rose shade filled in. All this so that I will never be able to look or appear as a male again. http...
    sissycurls sissycurls 22-25, T 8 Responses Sep 29, 2010

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    One time this random lady in the gas station I

    stopped by started talking about how beautiful my eye makeup was and asked if I could meet her back at the gas station some time and do hers. It was pretty weird, but kind of flattering. :p
    Haleyh02 Haleyh02 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 16

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    Some girls wear makeup to hide behind it,

    some only on special occasions when they need to feel their most beautiful, and others simply to look "naturally" attractive by enhancing their facial features. While everyone has their reason, I too have mine. I am a make up junkie. I don't wear makeup to hide my face, and I...
    LifeLover12 LifeLover12 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 13, 2014

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    I did dance classes as a little girl

    and every recital, I only wore MAC makeup. So naturally, now that I'm older, all I own is MAC :) I love makeup!
    LittleLexxi21 LittleLexxi21 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 6, 2014

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    I wear it a lot but I think the goal is not to

    look like you was raped by a box of crayons or your face cracks when you smile
    bendovergirl88 bendovergirl88 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 24, 2014

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    Not a lot. i do not wear a caked layer of

    foundation....thats just gross. but i do have it and use it very lightly so its not noticeable. everyday i usually wear eyeliner, lipgloss and maybe sometimes a little eyeshadow. I rarely wear mascara. like very special occasions.
    violet1698 violet1698 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 11, 2014

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    VousEtesBelleCM VousEtesBelleCM 18-21, F Aug 18, 2014

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    Not much, but enough to hide a zit

    or two when they pop up.
    LittleStain LittleStain 18-21, F Sep 30, 2014

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    Makeup

    First the lotion, then the foundation. Next the brush with concealer to smooth it all together, and then the eyeliner, eyeshadows, and mascara. After that the blush (my favorite part), the lipliner, and then the lip gloss with a tint of color to top it off. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Jul 6, 2009

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    I wear a lot of makeup

    and have really teased pink & blonde hair. I usually use cheap makeup but I need something better, what do u recommend?
    abp62626 abp62626 13-15, M Oct 18, 2014

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    Thank god for YouTube,

    or else I would look like a hot mess. Make up skilllsssss :p
    melissapien melissapien 18-21, F Oct 11, 2014

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    Girls these days need to chill with their

    make-up. The goal is to look pretty not like a coloring book.
    jojo0915 jojo0915 31-35, M 4 Responses Mar 3, 2014

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    Not because I'm ugly

    but because it enhances the beauty I already have. I mean Makeup is expensive and I like food, clothes, electricity, and running water
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F Aug 11, 2014

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    I think im good at it,

    i love it i think is a way to express yourself and stand out your eyes and stuff :p
    FunnyEnglish FunnyEnglish 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 9, 2014

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    I put on eyeliner, mascara

    and lip gloss everyday. I don't put anything on my face anymore because it makes me break out. I like wearing make up because I think it makes me look my best.
    jerseyjade jerseyjade 16-17, F Oct 5, 2014

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    Looking The Part

    Normally I am a plain Jane. My fountain is colored from the rays of the sun. My rosy cheeks are from the energy within me, Or i've been digging in the garden.. *smile* Now if it is time ....To impress, I'll put on my best Paint my face with a soft coloring of make up And go to...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 2 Responses Mar 4, 2013

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    I don't wear make up

    but I do need concealer to cover up my dark spots that are getting a bit lighter. I rather use home made ingredients to make my make up because I don't want to clog my pores with toxins. I don't like caking on make up. If I am going to be wearing make up, I wear the make up...
    BrownBeeCa BrownBeeCa 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 24, 2014

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    I Love When My Make-up Is Done Correctly

    I was a ten year old boy when I discovered make-up.  I watched as my mom, aunts and older cousins applied their cosmetics. I experimented as much as possible. I would wear mascara to school. It got so I wore make-up whenever I wanted. I have been wearing make-up...
    Micayla Micayla 61-65, F 5 Responses Sep 22, 2008

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    Because its part of my job to look pleasant

    infront of my colleagues. Besides it makes me happy putting it on just to please myself. Although i dont know really how blend colors so mostly my make up is just plain.
    Elleshore81 Elleshore81 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 26, 2014

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    Yup💁💄💕💕💕💕💕💕💕💕💕💕💕
    dasiychainsxxx dasiychainsxxx 13-15, F 2 Responses May 18, 2014

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    I wear makeup, and I'm a guy.

    It just makes me feel better. It's a security thing. I don't let many people see me without it.
    IngensImpetum IngensImpetum 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 15

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    I have been experimenting with my "jane girl"

    fashion at work. I teach private music lessons and I want to make sure the kids are comfortable, so I've broken them in slowly. I started with chunky heels under slacks, feminine tops, and a purse, and I've gone as far as velvet leggings, pink scarves and make-up. My boss...
    beccareuno beccareuno 26-30, F Jan 1

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    I love wearing makeup,

    but i would also love some tips because im still fairly new to it. (: hope someone feels giving a few tips and pointers.
    VanessaAnnMarie VanessaAnnMarie 16-17, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I'm a prostitute. So makeup/looking good is a

    HUGE part of my job. What does everyone use that they love? I'm in need of some new ideas.
    iamaphrodite iamaphrodite 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 3

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    Do any of you humans know how I can do proper

    cat eye make up and how to pull of bright colored lips?
    InvaderGashloog InvaderGashloog 70+, F 1 Response Oct 26, 2014

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    Doing Without

    Isn't it that weird that I loath the idea of makeup? It makes my face feel dirty, like there’s chunk on it that I have to wash off. I just don’t feel me with makeup, and everyone thinks it’s so strange that I don’t wear it. Honestly, I don&rsquo...
    Stacy8989 Stacy8989 18-21, F 6 Responses Jun 15, 2010

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