Posts Tagged ‘CLINIQUE’


Thursday, August 10th, 2017
AGE:  29
CITY/STATE:  Puyallup, Washington
PHILOSOPHY: Moisturize, Moisturize, Moisturize!!
AM BEAUTY ROUTINE:   Wash face with Shiseido Benefiance Extra Creamy Cleansing Foam, use Dickinson’s Original Witch Hazel Pore Perfecting Toner, apply Shiseido Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate and Hard Candy Sheer Envy Pore-Defense Primer Serum. Makeup: L’Oréal Paris True Match Lumi Healthy Luminous Makeup, L’Oréal Paris True Match Super-Blendable Powder, Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-hour Blush, Smashbox eye shadow (color depends on my outfit that day), Maybelline New York Lash Sensational Luscious Full Fan Effect Mascara (top & bottom lashes), Rimmel London Exaggerate Waterproof Eyeliner in Black. Set everything with Hard Candy Sheer Envy Mattifying No Shine Setting Spray. Perfume: Marc Jacobs DAISY, YSL Black Opium, or Chanel No 5 L’EAU.
PM BEAUTY ROUTINE:  Wash face with Cailyn Dizzolv’It Makeup Melting Balm, Mask and wash with Dr. Jart+ Dermaclear Trans-Foam Clay (pink, white or green. Rotate throughout week), use Dickinson’s Original Witch Hazel Pore Perfecting Toner. Masque-ology or SOO AE sheet mask every other night. Moisturize with Clinique Moisture Surge (on nights not using sheet masks).
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT PRODUCT:  My moisturizers. I can get very dry skin and that doesn’t make for a pretty look.
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT COSMETIC:  Mascara. Definitely!
MOST EXPENSIVE PRODUCT:  Shiseido Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate
BEST BARGAIN PRODUCT:  Any Hard Candy product. Super cheap & and they work well.
 FAVORITE BEAUTY TOOL:  Tria Beauty Hair Removal Laser
 MISC:  My mother always told me beauty comes from within. This being said, it never hurts to get dolled up and feel pretty on the outside.



Thursday, March 30th, 2017
AGE:  38
PHILOSOPHY: Less is more!
AM BEAUTY ROUTINE:   I’m a stay at home mom of 4, so I keep it simple. St. Ives Nourished & Smooth Oatmeal Face Scrub & Mask and a Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion + , followed by Rimmel London Stay Matte Liquid Mousse Foundation, Clinique Superpowder Double Face Powder, MAC All That Glitters eye shadow, Clinique High Impact Mascara, Clinique Long Last Lipstick (with Pur-lisse Daily Lip Nourisher with Mango and Shea Butter), and Rimmel London Stay Glossy Lip Gloss.
PM BEAUTY ROUTINE:  Date nights call for a bit more of a daring look. All of the a.m. routine, plus concealer, a medium blush, Milk Makeup Highlighter, eyeliner and a darker shadow. On especially fun nights, I take it back to the 90’s with a bit of eye glitter. 😉
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT PRODUCT:  John Frieda Sleek Finish Flat Iron
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT COSMETIC:  Clinique Superpowder Double Face Powder
MOST EXPENSIVE PRODUCT:  Yves Saint Laurent Mon Paris perfume
BEST BARGAIN PRODUCT:  Rimmel London Stay Matte Liquid Mousse Foundation from Hollar for $2.00!
MISCELLANEOUS:  I either look runway ready or like I’ve slept in the street, there is no in between.



Thursday, January 19th, 2017
AGE:  56
CITY/STATE:  Windsor Locks, CT
PHILOSOPHY: Moisturize, moisturize, moisturize … its never too early!
AM BEAUTY ROUTINE:  Peter Thomas Roth Anti-Aging Cleansing Gel, Paula’s Choice SKIN PERFECTING 2% BHA Liquid Exfoliant, Revision Teamine Eye Cream followed by Olay Regenerist Eye Lifting Serum, Clarins Super Restorative Day Cream.  Lancôme Le Crayon Poudre Powder Pencil for the Brows (Taupe), L’Oréal Paris Voluminous Primer Mascara (for my brows to hold and thicken), Maybelline New York Fit Me Concealer, Lancôme Le Stylo Waterproof Long Lasting Eye Liner (Azure or Black Plum), Lancôme Color Design Sensational Effects Eye Shadow (Gaze shimmer), Laura Geller Baked Vanilla Highlighter, Clinique Lash Doubling Mascara (Black), Clinique Blushing Powder (Cupid), MAC Lustre Lipstick (Capricious),  Mac Lipglass (Explicit) — pat your lip together and head out the door!!
PM BEAUTY ROUTINE:  Cleanse with Peter Thomas Roth Anti-Aging Cleansing Gel then I rotate every other night with retinol and Kiehl’s Powerful-Strength Line-Reducing Concentrate
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT PRODUCT:  Laura Mercier Secret Camouflage
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT COSMETIC:  ​MAC Lustre Lipstick in Capricious and MAC Lipglass in Explicit
MOST EXPENSIVE PRODUCT:  My prescription retinol
BEST BARGAIN PRODUCT:  Maybelline New York Matte + Poreless Fit Me Foundation
FAVORITE BEAUTY TOOL:  Lancôme’ Natural Bristled Blush Brush and my generic curling iron!
 MISC:  “Never growing up or old”