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I know for normal face masks you're supposed to cleanse first then use toner, serum, moisturizer, etc. afterwards, but what about for an overnight mask? Do you just cleanse then wear the mask overnight? I feel like this is a stupid question but I never really use face masks and was wanting to try some, including overnight ones.
Eyes
Hi! So it's my first time posting here and I'm looking for an eyeliner I can use on my waterline and also lower lash line. I'm new to eyeliner but have really been loving looks with a pop of color on the waterline and also lower lash line. I love make up forever so I thought about trying their new Aqua xl liners but I have seen some good reviews for the urban decay 24/7, Marc highliner, and the nars larger than life as well. Any thoughts would be greatly appreciated!
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I have the Ciate Geltox kit and I'm running low on the cleanser, and I can't seem to find another one that works. I've tried the Formula X cleanser but this stripped the colour off my nails because of the alcohol. I need a cleanser with absolutely no alcohol in it, any suggestions?
Products
Could anyone help me locate a good, reasonably priced dupe for Clinique's Up-Lighting Liquid Illuminator in the shade Bronze? My mom uses it, but it's been discontinued recently and she's trying to find a replacement for it.   Any and all suggestions will be appreciated. Thanks!
Face
MJ Coconut Primer + KatVonD Lock-It Foundation (liquid) + bareMinerals bareSkin Sheer Sun Serum Bronzer. Yyaaahhhss!!   Wow, what a difference the damp beauty blender (just bought my first one) & the Marc Jacobs primer made! Barely used any Lock-It. Treated the blender like a cushion compact applicator & just kept patting. The Lock-It foundation applied in such a lovely thin, even layer. So natural looking (but still had coverage). I applied the bareSkin bronzer serum also with the blender (barely damp) as a true bronzer just where sun would hit. So, so pretty!! Loved it!!   I did use a pat or two of KatVD Lock-It powder foundation over 2 small patches of melasma on my chin, and Guerlain Les Violettes pressed powder to set undereyes, and to barely add a finish very sheerly in t-zone.
Face Q&A
I have the same skintone as andrea russett. what shade would I be in the too faced born this way foundation?    
All Other Concerns
  Hi, my elder sister has a plan to undergo facelift surgery in Dr. Omar Fouda Neel's clinic in Montreal. The problem is that none of our friends or relatives have undergone one before so we are quite unknown about how the procedure would be like, how long would be the recovery time etc. I wish if I could get her some more useful information regarding facelift surgery. Is there any other procedure that should be considered along with facelift to get a better result? Do you guys have any alternative option to suggest?        
Products
Does anyone know a similar site? Reviews made by experts and with more brands? I feel that Paula's choice is not updated and there so many brands that are missing... Any ideas?   I do love Paula's choice reviews, more o less they give you a professional overview of the product, and so much info about ingredients. Help!     Have a great day everyone!   XX
Hair
I have wavy hair that is cury around my face and the nape of my neck, my hair is also extremely fine and prone to breakage. Use a lot of heat to deal with the unruliness does anyone have any advice for shampoo conditioner and styling products?
Face
I'm a NW25 in MAC concealers and was recently matched to Light Warm in Urban Decay Naked Skin?  Is this correct? If not is there anything I can do with it? Like contouring or something? If its that light. I don't know. 
Makeup
Hi beauties! I'm a concealer lover. ID why! I'm kind a hesitating buying MUFE ultra id concealers. How are they comparing to Mac Prolong wear concealers? Any suggestions which one to buy? Thank you!
Ask The Experts
Hi! These past couple of months I have been using cheaper makeup brands. Now, my skin is starting to react badly to them. I don't break out, but my skin feels like it is burning. I am looking for face products like foundation, concealer, color correctors, and powders (translucent/setting powder and regular face powder). Brands, tips, and any other helpful advice are very much appreciated. Thank you!
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Hey guys! so i was looking into these pallet's and I really like them both. I do like Becca's highlighters, but i haven't really used their blushes. Can anyone do a pros vs cons for these two pallet's for me?
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Which line is better for acne prone skin with discoloration? I've read that Tiffany Masterson recommends using the same products from one line as they are designed to be used together. 
Products
I have a $50.00 Gift Card (Canadian) and want to try to get a couple of things out of it.  I am going to be asking a friend who is dropping in the City this weekend and I will be giving her an extra $20.00 so let's say $70.00 in total I have.  The Sephora in the City which is like 2-3 hours away from me doesn't usually carry a lot of the stuff I want.  Which is why I have to always create a list.   I created a list of some stuff I want to get that I have been wanting to try in forever basically.  But wondering if there is anything else worth spending money on...   This is what I have so far:   1. ABH Brow Wiz 2. ABH Brow Gel 3. ABH Brush #20 (this is a maybe) 4. MUFE Aqua XL Eye Pencil in Matte Pastel Blue 5. NARS Radiant Concealer   Any other suggestions?  
All Other Skincare Concerns
does anyone have one?  If you go to Amazon there are many for sale.  Ranging from 30 to $100.  I have a Luna a clarisonic and the Pmd.  Let me know what you think.  I'm debating buying one.  Thanks
All Other Skincare Concerns
SK II's Cellumination line has been discontinued and pulled from the US market. Sephora still carries the cream and lotion from that line which I believe is existing stock waiting to be sold.  But the cellumination Aura Essence is gone, even from department stores. The asian market has it's replacement of with the Genoptics line. Anyone have any ideas when and if Sephora will add Genoptics to their SK II offering?
Face
When do the new concealers for Too Faced come out on Sephora?  I know they just released them today on their website...but curious for sephora now. lol
Products
I have a MUFE Aqua XL eyeliner and whenever I try to sharpen it, the tip breaks off in the sharpener.   1) It's a new sharpener, so the blade isn't dull. 2) I've tried putting it in the freezer before sharpening and that didn't help.   Does any one have ideas on how to prevent it from breaking off?   Thanks!
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Skincare Stories
Hello all! I've been gone for awhile but I of course severely went through BT withdrawal!   So before I post my general question to the group, I need to reference these two recent incidents I experienced.: 1. The Sephora SA doing my makeover suggested I start using night cream for my eyes. Hello!!! I'm only 36 years old, I have never really taken care of my face except for a ever so needed makeup wipe at the end of the day. Her advice was like brick to my face. 2. After getting a recent facial my t-zone was a dry crumply mess. (btw, never happened before) It not only hurt but my face was bright red.   So with that being said, I have adopted using the products below per suggestions for others. And it got me to thinking. I would love to know your routines!   Please post your morning and/or evening routines with pics if possible. I will heart everyone's first post to this thread so we can hopefully get the discussion going. Can' wait to hear what all of you have to share!   My bedtime skincare routine:  
Face
Hello!  I checked out Hourglass after some suggestions here.  In short, I love it!  But my color match ended up tricky.  I did Color IQ in store and came out 1y05 or 6.  Some 06 looked slightly bit dark right now, but most everything in this range was a nice match.  Except the Hourglass Nude 1.5 Veil, which had the finish and coverage I liked the most, but when trying it at home it kept getting unnaturally peachy for me, almost orange.     I recently read that some vitamin c serums can cause color changes in foundation or BB cream.  Does anyone have an experience with that?  I'm wondering if the store makeover was so good because the serum was cleansed away before priming etc.  Or does this brand oxidize a good bit, and I should adjust for that with a lighter shade?  I know I can add a lighter powder to fix it, but I don't want to because it alters the dewy finish I love about this foundation.   I do have some alternatives in Josie M's Vibrancy and Shiseido, but I'd like to know if I could make this work.   Thanks!!
Sephora.com
I absolutely love the online beauty reservation module for booking makeovers, however only TWO of my local stores are on there.   Sephora Park Royal - ONLINE Sephora Pacific Center - ONLINE Sephora Metropolis - MISSING Sephora Coquitlam - MISSING Sephora Robson - MISSING Sephora Guildford - MISSING Sephora Abbotsford - MISSING   When are these Sephoras going to get with the program? They are IMPOSSIBLE to book at through old-school means, you are lucky when they answer the phone, and they are always so scattered when you try and ask for dates.   PLEASE GET THESE STORES ON THE RESERVATION PROGRAM ASAP!
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Sephora Show & Tell
  Struggling with severely dry skin? Dr. Jart+ comes to the rescue with these ultra-hydrating ceramide-infused products. They’re lightweight and non-sticky, and they deeply moisturize to keep your skin hydrated and smooth. –Lauren P.   Ceramidin™ Body Oil Maximize your skin’s hydration with this deep, non-sticky moisturizing oil. Packed with naturally derived oils, including olive, avocado, safflower seed, green tea seed, and primrose, it instantly delivers nourishing ingredients to your skin. It leaves behind a thin moisture barrier to lock in moisture and leave your skin you feeling smooth—from head to toe.   Ceramidin™ Body Lotion Get hydrated and feel refreshed with Ceramidin™ Body Lotion. It’s infused with liquid emulsion technology, and it has the structure to healthy skin lipids so that active ingredients can help restore healthy skin. The ceramide in this lotion prevents moisture from evaporating and increases absorption. After showering, apply a generous amount and massage all over for ultimate softness.   What's your favorite all-over moisturizer? Show & Tell!
Eyes
What the best ophthalmologist tested eye shadow for contact lens wearers?
Face
Hi.. It shows that the Josie Maran tinted moisturizer is out of stock and I am needing one that is as good as that one..Not sure if it will come back in stock soon? I have tried Tarte and it dried my skin out. I use the Fair 1 color for JM and have dry skin.. Any suggestions?
Anastacia Cream Contour on 4 Skin Tones
Face
So we just recently did a full video review and demo of all 4 palettes in Anastasia's Cream Contour Cream Kit in Fair, Light, Medium, and Deep kit. We showcased it on 4 of us girls with different skin tones, so you can really get a sense which palette will work for your own skin tone.   This is totally a newer reformulated version Cream Contour Kit than she first launched last year. I love it because it gives the skin a very soft sculpted glowy look to your skin!   Let us know what you think or if you have any questions on the kits!