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    I just thought this would be an interesting sort of slice of life thing that wasn't your hands or your shoes or your handwriting or something. So here's my example and feel free to post any shot you'd like. (Dick picks will be assimilated)

    There's a little table by the bedroom door and I've ended up taking it over bit by bit and pushing my boyfriend's stuff to the side (he has like, inhalers and cat treats) and he's not allowed to put his wallet there anymore, it's too dirty.
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    Here is the box and what's in it..








    Tho these are old pictures and the real inside of the above box is more messy than this. I used to have this box as well, but it got slightly broken during my travels and so I gave it to to my old lost-eyed stoner dealer who sometimes came to our hookups with a pet dog that looked like a wolf, lol.



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    @Lily you are very minimalist here...
    I am sure I have forgotten stuff.
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    Perfume collection (a few bottles were adopted by a cousin lately):
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    You guys really don't want to see my collection. It's bad. I have like a whole moving box full of makeup I don't use. I feel bad for my husband because like you lily, I have slowly taken over the bathroom one inch at a time. I'm hoping that if i just put one thing in there at a time, he won't notice.

    I think i have some kind of minor hoarding situation going on. I try so hard to use up lotions and perfumes so I can finally throw them away and feel some sort of inner satisfaction of having used an entire bottle of lotion, but then when this happens I go to the store and buy like 3 more to replace it. It never ends.

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    I look like I'm a makeup hoarder here...



    Smaller items like lipstick, mascara, and blush go in the drawers. Larger items like palettes and brushes go in the basket.

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    That sport face stuff broke me out so bad lol. But those plastic drawers are a good idea, i need to get some. I hate that I have like no room in my house to put my gigantic makeup collection.

    The irony here is that half the time, I never even look like i'm wearing makeup....yet I have an entire department store worth of it.

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    I try to keep it kind of minimal and am not super sophisticated with cosmetics, potions, and the like.

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    I might have to try and find a way to get all my stuff in a photo lol goddamn
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    these are the beauty products i actually use on a daily/weekly basis-


    this is a sampling of the beauty-related crap i have in my bathroom cupboards-

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    Quote Originally Posted by lungs View Post
    these are the beauty products i actually use on a daily/weekly basis-


    this is a sampling of the beauty-related crap i have in my bathroom cupboards-
    Wow that's not much... I did not picture samples


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    Probably half of the things I have stashed away is just stuff I've received in gift baskets.

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    This thread is making me realize I could go through my stuff and discard quite a few things I'm not using at all, or that I use infrequently. (That always makes me happy!)

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    Here is everything I use on my face (the little jar has coconut oil in it, which I use to remove my eye makeup and moisturize at night). There are two foundations there bc my aunts gave me one as a gift, but I still had/have half a bottle of my usual kind to use. Oh, and the gross-looking kiddie toothbrush is what I use to smooth my eyebrows.

    I didn't think to include body lotion or hair stuff, but I use those too. Body lotion is hemp something or other, and hair products (besides shampoo/conditioner) are Moroccan oil and spray gel. I also use a toothbrush and toothpaste, ofc.

    Over the years I've gone from tons of products to just this. It's a lot easier, and now when I travel, packing toiletries is a breeze (um, not that I travel these days lol).

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    Edit: As I look at this pic I realize my makeup brush is in desperate need of washing. @Starfall and any other beauty pro types would be horrified. Speaking of which...how do you recommend cleaning them, starfall? I usually use hand soap.
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    I have, like, 8 things. Shampoo, conditioner, comb, shower gel, soap, moisturiser, deodorant, toothpaste.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Starfall View Post
    half the things I got free from work & don't even use.
    Give dem to me! That's my dream..to like work at a Sephora and be bequeathed their castoffs.

    I have that Cerave Foaming Cleanser as well...love that it's PH balanced. And I love me some witch hazel. Just got a new brand called "Rose Petal Witch Hazel" and it seriously makes my skin look even better than plain old witch hazel.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Starfall View Post
    Shampoo is best for cleaning brushes you can even condition them to make them softer, but that's just extra work imo. Sometimes I add in a little baby oil to get out all the crud (this is especially helpful for the beauty blender).
    Okay, will do that. Thanks

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    Give dem to me! That's my dream..to like work at a Sephora and be bequeathed their castoffs.

    I have that Cerave Foaming Cleanser as well...love that it's PH balanced. And I love me some witch hazel. Just got a new brand called "Rose Petal Witch Hazel" and it seriously makes my skin look even better than plain old witch hazel.
    This has me intrigued... what does witch hazel do for your skin?
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    Quote Originally Posted by sapphire View Post
    Okay, will do that. Thanks



    This has me intrigued... what does witch hazel do for your skin?
    Umm basically everything tightens pores, calms redness, speeds healing, shrinks acne, gently and mildly exfoliates, gets rid of flakies, removes any traces of makeup, PH balances your skin..I use it after I cleanse (and dry) my face, morning and evening. You can get the super cheap knockoff brand at Walmart that works fine, the Dickinson's witch hazel that you see in Starfall's arsenal which is a little more expensive, and then there's the Thayers Rose Petal that I'm using, at $10 a pop from Whole Foods.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Starfall View Post
    I wish I was more organized with my makeup & brushes like @April. That looks beautiful to me.
    Thanks! It's been a small, silly dream of mine for a few years to have a vanity with storage, but this is the best I can do for now! I don't have any room in my apartment, so I have to wait until I buy a house or move some place bigger. Something like this would be amazing:

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    Quote Originally Posted by April View Post
    I look like I'm a makeup hoarder here...
    A very neat and organized makeup hoarder
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    Quote Originally Posted by April View Post
    Thanks! It's been a small, silly dream of mine for a few years to have a vanity with storage, but this is the best I can do for now! I don't have any room in my apartment, so I have to wait until I buy a house or move some place bigger. Something like this would be amazing:
    Yeah... i'm on the prowl for one too... maybe not quite as elaborate as that one, but like more than just a table, mirror and chair
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    Quote Originally Posted by April View Post
    Thanks! It's been a small, silly dream of mine for a few years to have a vanity with storage, but this is the best I can do for now! I don't have any room in my apartment, so I have to wait until I buy a house or move some place bigger. Something like this would be amazing:
    Wow. This is like my dream. I just got a white vanity for my birthday, adding the drawers and mirrors seems like it would be easy(ish) I just don't have a big enough house lol. Once I'm roommate moves out, I'm making my woman cave.

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    http://imgur.com/a/tlPlH This is my dream setup, lol.
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    Okay, I cataloged my shame for y'all.

    Sorry for the inconsistent lighting and all the dust and smudges, lmao. I tried to brighten some of them and sharpen them enough that they weren't so blurry. This doesn't even include the big Sephora bags I have stuffed full of shit somewhere.




    My main stash, including my little collection of rollerballs. A few are missing. And all my brushes are dirty, lmao.




    Close up.




    Random ass skin care, including a bunch of philosophy shampoo that got cropped out and a konjak sponge still in the package...




    Close up of some of my favorite masks.




    PALETTES. La Belle Carousel by Too Faced got cropped out by accident.




    A good crease color and I thought the name was hilarious.




    A clusterfuck of perfume. The sprays at the back are a set of designer knockoffs by Target lol. Scents "inspired by" Light Blue, Flowerbomb, Daisy, and J'adore.
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    How do you like the benefit erase paste @Emmym? I got it the other day and it seems pretty decent. I like your setup btw

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    I'm the underdog in this area. I have one medium size makeup bag and it has one gloss, one eyshadow set, one foundation, one foundation brush, an eye liner and mascara

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    Quote Originally Posted by jessica129 View Post
    How do you like the benefit erase paste @Emmym? I got it the other day and it seems pretty decent. I like your setup btw
    Thanks!! I like it for under-eye circles. I also use NARS Chantilly for spot concealer and I use a brush to buff it into my skin after dabbing it on. I'm actually out of the erase paste--it's one of the only products I've ever completely "panned." Right now I use that pot to hold hair cream when I travel.
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    @Emmym you made me realize I am not insanely sick of make up anymore thanks!
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    Forgot that I also have hair gel and 3 nail polish colours. Make that 12 items.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Emmym View Post
    Okay, I cataloged my shame for y'all.

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    Holy balls, I love your setup. From what I can you have nothing to be ashamed of, lol. I liked your dream layout but..it seems a bit overwhelming and makes me feel like an extreme minimalist - but it is beautiful and amazing. @GuavaDrunk I hear you. I mean, I probably cheated cuz I cleaned up my table a bit, there's usually so much dust flying around here, fucking annoying, but I haven't shown my makeup stash, its much more minimal. I've gotten like @Kore was before and gotten a bit sick of makeup at the moment. I used to have several drawers of makeup but now I just have 1 main drawer and the rest of my shit is random skincare.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Persephone View Post
    @Emmym you made me realize I am not insanely sick of make up anymore thanks!
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    Yw! I love makeup. ;-;


    Quote Originally Posted by Lily View Post
    Holy balls, I love your setup. From what I can you have nothing to be ashamed of, lol.
    Thanks so much! I use makeup organizers I got on hautelook, but you can find the same brand (Richard's) at Bed Bath & Beyond. I love my setup, just wish I had more palettes, though I don't NEED any more.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Emmym View Post
    Thanks so much! I use makeup organizers I got on hautelook, but you can find the same brand (Richard's) at Bed Bath & Beyond. I love my setup, just wish I had more palettes, though I don't NEED any more.
    I love all your palettes. So pretty ^.^ I have like 3 Wet n Wild palettes at this point, lol. I'm just tired of spending money on makeup bcuz I found a good Wet n Wild lipstick for like $2 a pop, and I'm happy with it...but, reading the Sephora descriptions or going to an Ulta really sets off my makeup addiction. I want NARs Orgasm...YSL Mascara..Jeffree Star Lipstick..expensive skincare, the list goes on..and its lovely, but gets a bit spendy

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    Emmym, your makeup collection is almost fetishistic, and I mean that in a good way. I think you could definitely do something with that particular passion if you want to.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Starfall View Post
    Wow @Emmym your set up is so pretty and organized *drool*

    This thread makes me want to go out and buy organizers for my makeup.

    I should pull out my nail polish collection that I've accumulated over the years while working at Ulta.
    Thank you! Seeing your makeup organized is an incredible feeling, lol. And acrylic organizers just make everything look so nice. I'd love to see your stash.
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    Quote Originally Posted by golden View Post
    Emmym, your makeup collection is almost fetishistic, and I mean that in a good way. I think you could definitely do something with that particular passion if you want to.
    Omg thank you! You guys are all making me blush. I think applying it is another story (I definitely lack the skills to get all crazy detailed with it lol) but I love pampering myself with makeup and I love how my face looks with makeup on.
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    @Emmym

    Your makeup/skin care collection is on point, babe!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pink View Post
    @Emmym

    Your makeup/skin care collection is on point, babe!
    Omg ty babe ;A;
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    I found this bag unopened in the garage like a year ago and thought it would be good for organizing lipsticks and nail polish. I love nail polish and probably have a 100 different shades. The back side of it looks the same but has shades of purple/violet/lavender, more reds and various neutral and nude tones. I hang it in my closet. Other than that I have tons of products and makeup that I don't use. Some of it I bought with the intention to use and some was given to me. I might take a pic of it later but right now most of it is thrown into a big box and kept in the closet. I have tons of unopened makeup that is probably nearing it's expiration date. I mostly use moisturizing sunscreen, mascara, lip balm, and some powder, when I go to an appointment or sometimes to the store. I don't wear makeup around the house at all unless I am taking pics and don't want to look washed out. I have blonde lashes and dark blonde brows so I do use an auburn brow powder/pencil to match my hair.

    My mom has never worn makeup but she knows how to accessorize with jewelry, clothing, color, perfume which makes her appear "made up". She also has very blue eyes. I have one sister that loves makeup and another who rarely wears it, like me. For someone who rarely wears makeup I sure have a lot of it. :/ I think my mom looks 20 years younger than her actual age because she only uses moisturizer (religiously, all day long) and never pulled or tortured her skin with a lot of products. Unlike me, she spent a lot of time in the sun but you can't tell from looking at her.

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