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Make Up Forever HD
I LOVE my make up forever Ultra HD invisible concealer and am looking for a nice, light CC  that can work with this.  Y31 is my shade
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keelybt BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi Saultpaula, What type of finish and coverage do you prefer? see post
What products have you used that has worked to lighten skin dark spots/sun spots?
Hey guys,   I'm looking for a product that actually lighten's dark spots caused by previous scarring (from treatments) and sun spots. What actually works?   Thanks!
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HALL OF FAMER LCResz / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I also recommend Murad Rapid Age Spot and Pigment Lightening Serum as well as Kate Somerville D Scar Serum. My skin is almost completely even in tone by using the Murad ... see post
All about Luxury skincare! Come in and chat about your skincare, treatments, tools and products
Hello beauty talk members, I see so many color threads here. I love to chat about luxury skincare products and procedures. I am addicted to trying new things and am always on the lookout for something new in skincare.    Have a favorite luxury brand or product?  Have a fav skin tool or treatment? Please share. Curious about botox? Spa treatments and peels? let's share our experiences here .   We can also post good GWP's, and specials.
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HALL OF FAMER mpas / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
@tteibel Im glad you like it!  I have combo skin too and use the mask.  But I have so much skincare as it is, I need to use before I buy more things ahhhh see post
Best primer for powder foundation?
Hello! I have different primers and foundations that I use each day depending on my mood, the condition of my skin, the time of the month, and what is within reach if I am in a hurry when I am getting ready. If time is not issue and all of my make-up is neatly organized as it should be, what primer what you recommend I use with powder foundation? 
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Susielaw99 / FRESH FACE / replied
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Which Benefit Brow Kit?
Hello!  As you know Benefit has came out with several brow kits.  But I'm pretty new when it comes to brows.  And to be honest, I'm really not sure what's the difference among them.  Do you guys have any recommendations on which kit would be best?  Or if you have other good brow products, please share too!
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BEAUTY MAVEN partimebeauty / BEAUTY MAVEN BEAUTY MAVEN / replied
Thanks for the tip about about choosing lighter shades!   Pretty open with regards to formula. see post
bareMinerals COMPLEXION RESCUE™ Tinted Hydrating Gel Cream
If I use the Tan 19 color for bareMinerals' Matte Foundation should I get the tan 07 color for bareMinerals' tinted moisturizer?
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SianBT BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi DivyaThomas,    We definitely recommend visiting your local Sephora for the best match, but from looking online, Tan07 looks like the best match!   Bisous,  ... see post
Masks similar to Dior Jelly Mask?
I got a sample of the Dior Jelly Mask and I love it, it makes my skin feel so soft after I wash it off. However, the price is pretty high, and I was wondering if there are any masks that are similar and a little cheaper. 
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DaneeBT BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi rapunzellla,   I'd suggest trying out the LANEIGE Water Sleeping Mask! Not only is this mask very hydrating, it will also help with uneven texture and fine lines ... see post
Best natural-looking cream bronzers and natural bb/cc creams
hello All, I hope you are all doing well, I am looking for a natural looking light coverage luminous healthy sun-kissed glow cream bronzer that stays on all day with my oily skin. Thank you. I was also looking for a super natural bbb or cc cream that has sheer to light coverage and looks like healthy skin and hopefully something extremely similar to the smash box camera ready bb water. THANK YOU!!!! .       
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DaneeBT BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi blackhead123,   I'd suggest trying out the Laura Mercier J'adore Le Soleil Matte Veil Crème! This is a matte cream bronzer and is suitable for oily skin types. It... see post
Benefit Boi-ing concealer
Hello, I'm trying to determine which shade in the Benefit Boi-ing Airbrush concealer I should buy.  For foundation I am currently wearing  Lancome Teint Idole Ultra Long Wear in 250 Bisque W. Thanks for the help!
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HALL OF FAMER myumew / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I wear 230 Bisque and shade #2 was a good match for me. If you want to use it for undereye concealing/highlighting, you might want to go for #1. see post
Searching for a dupe of Too Faced Satin Sheets. Any reccommendations?
JaneanBT BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi @Aone,   I suggest looking at Buxom's eyeshadow Diamond Darling. It may not be as pink as Satin Sheets.    Urban Decay's Eyeshadow in the shade Virgin also se... see post
how can i tell if i have pink or yellow undertones?
Hello! I'm wondering how I can depict whether I have yellow or pink undertones to figure out the color of foundation to buy, how can I figure this out?
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Rochelle1123 / NEWCOMER / replied
Looking at the inside part of your arm, the underlying color shows through fairly well. This area is naturally hidden from the sun and, therefore, is not sun damaged. Y... see post
Hourglass Honey
I use Hourglass Illusion skin tint but my face has tanned and now it's too light. What shade should I use? Thanks!
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keelybt BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi LeighDub, It depends on how much you have tanned.  Golden Tan is the next shade deeper.   see post
Foundation Help
I am looking to buy a new foundation online but don't know what shade would be right for me. I just finished a bottle of NARS light 1 that matched me very well but am looking for a new one to try out. Any suggestions? Skin is combination and medium coverage is preferred but not necessary
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keelybt BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi Kenzierose, Were you using the shade Siberia? Is there a particular type of finish you prefer (matte, natural, dewy)? see post
Skincare routine help
I need to switch up my skincare routine.  I want to try Lancer's 2 step regimen or try some Colbert MD products.  Has anyone tried these?  I have little bit of acne prone skin and use veltin and aczone gel for it.  Please let me know!
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keelybt BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi Elizabethlr, I love Lancer products! The scrub first method is different (and I haven't been brave enough to not do a quick cleanse on my face first) The Polish (wh... see post
best setting powder, inner rim liner, and eyeliner
Hello All, I am looking for a setting powder that doesn't dramatically change the finish of a dewy foundation, sets makeup in place, isn't completely matte,and makes skin look airbrushed. I know its a lot but hopefully a dream powder like that exists!! I also am looking for a really good inner rim liner for sensitive eyes and an easy to use liquid eyeliner or any eyeliner that is easy to use!!Thank you!!
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BEAUTY WHIZ LeLeo / BEAUTY WHIZ BEAUTY WHIZ / replied
Just got Sketch Marker from Too Faced and it has a sweet fine tip (liquid art eyeliner)!  Swatches and dried fast. see post
Too much of a good thing? J. One Jelly Pack and Ren Keep Young and Beautiful
I had questions about using these products.  I am in love with Ren Keep Young and Beautiful for my face.  I apply it after my serum, wet with a moisture spray, massage, then top with my day moisturizer.  I also use the Ren Keep Young and Beautiful Instant Brightening Beauty Shot Eye Lift, but I'm not as impressed.  I don't feel or see the big difference.  I place the Ren eye treatment on after eye cream. (May be I'm not using it right?) At a makeover I was introduced to the J. One Jelly Pack.  Love it!!!  I would like to to use this as well, but is it a one or the other to get maximum benefit?  Can I use my J. One under the eyes instead of the Ren eye treatment?  
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BEAUTY WHIZ LeLeo / BEAUTY WHIZ BEAUTY WHIZ / replied
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I hate my eyebrows and I don't know how to fix them!!!
I've been told I have nice eyebrows but I disagree. As you can see, they're very uneven and one is more circular than the other. They ruin my face. I don't know what to do with them, I'm definitely not an expert. I would go in with tweezers myself, but I'm afraid of messing them up. Should I try to grow out the smaller one to match the larger one? Orr should I have a professional shape the larger, less defined one to look like the smaller one? (If thats possible) Please help! Thank you!! 
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HALL OF FAMER k617 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
None of us have perfectly symmetrical faces...if the thing you "hate" about your brows is that one's more circular/less full, that's what makeup or tweezing is for :) It... see post
Can anyone recommend a physical SPF to wear before applying makeup. Not thick or chalky
HALL OF FAMER sydtomato / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I am heading to the states in a month and a half, I have Coola, the DE sunscreen and Supergoop on my list to check out while I'm there! Thanks for sending some suggestio... see post
yellow spots
i have yellow cholesterol spots on my eye lids how can i cover them when i wear make up they pop out more i hate them they are very noticeable
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StephanieBT BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi Krista2017,   As others have suggested, you might want to try a tinted eye shadow primer, as these can really help hide discolorations on the lids before you appl... see post
Large and Clogged pores!!
Hello there, I am looking for some advice on how to unclog my pores and make them smaller.    I have combination skin, and my skincare routine is currently using boscia exfoliating peel gel and boscia purifying cleansing gel twice a day, with little improvement. I also use the glamglow supermud clearing treatment every now and then.  I was looking into the clarsonic mia 2 brush, with how expensive this is, I am wondering if it would be beneficial for my situation.    also open to new face washes!! thank you!  
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Jesssfin / FRESH FACE / replied
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Carmine Free
Can you suggest a purple eyeliner that is Carmine free?
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StephanieBT BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi LauraMaeZ,   I'd like to add my vote for both the Marc Jacobs and Stila liners. I've used both of these for a while now and love their texture and blendability. A... see post
Tubing Mascara
I've been on the hunt for some options as far a tubing mascara's go. Anytime I ask at my local GTA sephora's they either have no idea what I'm asking for or say "oh, all we have is Blinc".   I know there are others as I found a clinique one after spending some time a good amount of time reading some boxes around the store. But what are my other options?   Can we please make some sort of notation on the website so tubing mascara is searchable at least since this isn't really a trend right now and mascara knowledge seems to be lacking as far as training in stores.
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BEAUTY MASTER CheerMomma / BEAUTY MASTER BEAUTY MASTER / replied
MY HG used to be the Too Face Lash Injection, volume and length no smudging and washed off easily. I've been searching for a replacement ever since. The Clinique one is... see post
Live Chat with PINROSE
This thread is now closed. Thank you for your participation!   Erika Shumate and Christine Luby, co-creators of PINROSE, are making their BeautyTalk debut on Wednesday, June 7, to answer your fragrance questions. Visit this thread between 12pm and 1pm PDT to ask them anything—from how to discover your subconscious scent style to tips on how to make your perfume last all day. Be sure click "Follow this thread" on the right side of this post to be notified via email when one of your questions is answered.
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Pinrose BRAND STAFF / BRAND STAFF BRAND STAFF / replied
Thank you for taking the time to talk to us! You've given us such amazing ideas. We appreciate your inspiration. Please keep in touch. Smelly hugzzz ;) see post
I need help finding a serum, moisturizer and toner for oily and sensitive skin!!!
DaneeBT BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi danielaisfabb,   The Drunk Elephant C-Firma™ Day Serum and the Lancome Rénergie Lift Multi-Action Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 15 For All Skin Types would be gr... see post
Girlfriends Birthday
Hello all,  It's soon time for my girlfriend's birthday and I'm looking to buy makeup and other equipment for her but I have literally no idea about makeup and such so I really need help. She's a pale, blonde haired woman if that helps? Looking to spend between $200-$300.  Thank you for any advice in advance
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JaneanBT BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi @Hjornet,   So what I like to do is create a "gift basket or bag" of items. Since you are shopping for make up for your girlfriend you can buy her a cute make up ... see post
please help, I used professional grade acid and i burned myself
Hi beauty experts,   I really need your help. I used a product that I have extensively read about and patch tested on myself twice, and no problems when I did it.   I have also used this product before, 3 weeks ago, and I didn't get burnt then. I left it on for just as long as I did today, maybe even longer then.   I set a timer, left it on for 5 minutes, used a neutralizer, and then because the burning wouldn't stop i splashed cold water all over my face until the stinging stopped.   Ive put J.M Argan oil + D.E marula oil all over my face. I then added the sephora collection honey sleeping mask, then did a sephora collection avocado sheet  mask.   I know I seem like a total idiot, but i swear that i have a degree in medical science and I have taken many courses in chemistry and aced them. Even I couldn't have anticipated this being so severe. Im really scared.       Im uploading a picture of my skin so you can see. Im also almost a doctor so I know when something is burned and how it'll get treated at a hospital. No point in waiting 5 hours in the ER to be given an ice pack and a condescending lecture. Please give me any advice you can think of.  Ill buy any product you recommend. Im in Canada, for reference.    No blistering, no oozing. Just stinging around my forehead between my eyebrows.     
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HALL OF FAMER wheeeee / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
It doesn't look as bad as I thought it would from your headline. I was expecting a big patch so this is good!  It looks like the acid reacted to 'blemishes/broken skin'.... see post
Looking for a night gel moisturizer
I have combination acne prone skin. I use the Belif aqua bomb moisturizer, which is my holy grail and I absolutely love it. I've been using it for years. I've started using a BHA exfoliant and now need a more moisturizing option to wear at night. I've been searching for a long time for something similar to the aqua bomb, just with more hydration, but am coming up with nothing. I'm fearful the Belif moisturizing bomb will break me out if I use it every night. I like it for a spot treatment for my dry patches, but not for my whole face.   Help!
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JaneanBT BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi @LLBean75,   I suggest the Ole Henriksen Invigorating Night Transformation™ Gel. My sister uses this and has dry skin and loves it. It is a serum but can give the... see post
Foundation Color Match
Hey%21%21 My shade for my Lancome 24hr Tient Idole Ultra Long wear foundation is 410 Bisque W. What would be my color iq and what other foundations can i use that match my lancome foundation%3F%3F%3F
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NikkoBT BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi @Koko11,   Your color IQ is 3Y09 if you're wearing Lancome's  24hr Tient Idole Ultra Long wear foundation in 410 Bisque W. You can refer to this link for all the ... see post
Eyeliner for waterline?
I need a good eyeliner for your waterline that does not smudge or run?  I have sensitive eyes...any recommendations please?
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HALL OF FAMER sydtomato / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I have never found an eyeliner that stays in my waterline since I have very watery eyes (I can't even wear winged eyeliner anymore cause it just looks like crap after 15... see post
Bronzers For Dark Skin
My shade for estee launder is sandalwood Mufe 178 Mac nw45 I already tried the Too Faced bronzers and those bronzers matched my skin  
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BEAUTY BOSS gymgirl2 / BEAUTY BOSS BEAUTY BOSS / replied
@SoledadRose If you mean the CoverGirl bronzers, they're available online at CVS, Walmart, and Target.   The darkest shade Ebony Bronze is a red-toned deep brown, but ... see post