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My everyday makeup routine/long lasting makeup


These are the makeup products I use everyday for long lasting makeup that stays put. It takes me around 30-45 minutes each day to apply my makeup in the morning. This may sound like a lot of time but for me it isn't. I do wear a lot of makeup on a daily basis and to some people this might be 'evening makeup' as I use a lot of products.

Smashbox Photo finish primer: This creates a good base to apply concealer, foundation etc on top and makes your makeup last longer.
MUA Pro base peach: This is a good under eye corrector for dark circles, as it counteracts the darkness under your eyes to make the dark circles appear diminished
Estee Lauder high cover concealer: Covers dark circles and any blemishes
Concealer palette: I use the lighter shades to highlight under my eyes and the darker brown shades to contour my nose etc.
Estee Lauder Double Wear foundation: Good medium/full coverage foundation that hides redness etc
Estee Lauder chick to cheek: I use this powder under my eyes as it isn't heavy, doesn't crease or look cakey
Estee Lauder stay in place powder makeup: This is actually a powder foundation but I use it as an all over face powder. It adds slightly more coverage and sets everything in place
Urban Decay de slick mattifying powder: I use this on the t-zone so I don't get oily throughout the day. It is also good for touching up your makeup throughout the day without looking cakey
Laval salon bronzing powder: This is the perfect shade for adding colour to the face. I apply this on the temples, under my jaw line and on my cheeks
Benefit Hoola: I use this to contour the hollows of my cheeks, the sides of my nose etc
Benefit Dallas: This is my favourite blusher of all time. I use this blusher whenever I wear makeup as it goes with everything

Essence eyeshadow base: Skin tone shade that keeps your eyeshadow on for longer
Maybelline 24 hour colour tattoo: Even though it's pink once blended out on the eyes it doesn't look pink at all. It is good as it keeps the eyeshadow in place without creasing
Natural collection eyeshadow: I use this is in the inner part of my eyelid to make the area appear brighter
Loreal eyeshadow: I use this on the outer part of my eyelid
Urban Decay eyeshadow: I use this colour in the crease and blend it up. I do this because my eyelids are hooded and the colour wouldn't be as obvious with my eyes open.
Le Volume De Chanel: Always repurchase this mascara as it adds volume and length. My eyes are quite sensitive and this doesn't cause any irritation
Sleek contour kit: I hate shine on my face. I use the highlight shade to highlight my brow bone and tear duct area. This makes my eyes appear brighter and more awake
Maybelline 24 hour gel eyeliner: I use this eye liner in my waterline and it doesn't budge, smudge or face in colour throughout the day. This doesn't cause my eyes any irritation

Rimmel lip liner: This is a good basic lip liner that will go with a variety of different lipstick shades. It doesn't cause my lips to dry, it is moisturising and doesn't drag when applying it on the lips
YSL Glossy stain: This is a good neutral tone brown shade. YSL Glossy stains are one of my favourite lip product formulas as they are long lasting and last well throughout the day on the lips 

Setting spray
Urban Decay all night setting spray: I apply two sprays of this and it keeps my makeup on all day and keeps it looking fresh

This is generally my overall everyday makeup routine the only things that could change is eyeshadow and lip colour depending on what I'm wearing that day.

Where to buy and prices:
Smashbox photo finish primer £25.00
MUA pro base peach £2.00
Estee Lauder high cover concealer £22.00
Concealer palette £2.50
Estee Lauder double wear foundation £30.00
Estee Lauder chick to cheek £11.95
Estee Lauder stay in place powder makeup £33.00
Urban Decay de slick mattifying powder £19.50
Laval salon bronzing powder £2.34
Benefit Hoola £23.50
Benefit Dallas £23.50
Essence eyeshadow base £2.50
Maybelline 24 hour colour tattoo £4.99
Natural collection eyeshadow £1.99
Loreal Eyeshadow £2.28
Urban Decay eyeshadow £5.45
Le volume de Chanel mascara £32.00
Sleek contour kit £6.49
Maybelline 24 hour gel eye liner £7.99
Rimmel lip liner £3.99
YSL Glossy stain £26.00
Urban Decay all night setting spray £9.00


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