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Lockdown beauty tips

Discussion in 'Personal' started by emerald52, May 28, 2020.

  1. emerald52

    emerald52 Star commenter

    Having run out of my Body Shop ginger shampoo I tried adding powdered ginger to ordinary shampoo. Great result - scalp soothing shampoo!
     
  2. Jamvic

    Jamvic Star commenter

    What a good idea :)
     
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  3. nomad

    nomad Star commenter

    I thought you were brunette.

    ;)
     
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  4. Jamvic

    Jamvic Star commenter

    My beauty tip is. Don’t try to cut your own hair at the back :(.
     
  5. lunarita

    lunarita Senior commenter

    No beauty tips, but lipstick is a thing of the past, and earrings and heels are going to hurt when we get out.
     
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  6. Bedlam3

    Bedlam3 Star commenter

    Tip - use lockdown as a time for not wearing make up, deodorant or putting anything on your skin that you don't need to. It will give it a good rest and will reduce the chemicals which are absorbed through the skin.
     
  7. coffeekid

    coffeekid Star commenter

    Beauty tip: don't put lipstick on before donning a face mask. Just...don't.
     
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  8. Dunteachin

    Dunteachin Star commenter

    Or, after...
     
  9. Doitforfree

    Doitforfree Star commenter

    And then don't go back to it afterwards.

    I don't understand make up. People who are wearing make up look as if they're wearing make up. They don't particularly look more or less nice, just made up. So why bother? Especially when it's so bad for your skin.
     
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  10. emilystrange

    emilystrange Star commenter

    I've learned that my skin isn't really any better or worse for not wearing makeup all this time.
     
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  11. coffeekid

    coffeekid Star commenter

    I like to look like I'm wearing make-up. I don't always wear it, but I like it. It's not bad for my skin. My skin is lovely. Live and let live, eh?
     
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  12. coffeekid

    coffeekid Star commenter

    Btw - there's make and there's MAKE UP. I don't go in for that muddy contouring nonsense. Liquid eye-liner and a clean red lipstick for me. It looks nice. French.
     
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  13. Dunteachin

    Dunteachin Star commenter

    I look better with make-up on. Fact.:)
     
  14. sabrinakat

    sabrinakat Star commenter

    My roots are an inch long - haven't seen that colour in years!
     
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  15. Lidnod

    Lidnod Lead commenter

    I like to look as if I am not wearing makeup, as if my skin was not blotchy and my eyes not shadowed and my lips not dull. I definitely look better with makeup! It took me a long time to learn how to look natural!
     
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  16. tonymars

    tonymars Established commenter

    One of the reasons I married my wife is that she never wears make up. Doesn't need to - has a natural beauty.

    Have I as a man ever found make up attractive? Hand on heart, never.
     
  17. angiebabe

    angiebabe Occasional commenter

    Some of us just need a little enhancement - it gives us confidence.
     
  18. coffeekid

    coffeekid Star commenter

    Hate to break it to you, but I don't think women wear make-up For Men.
     
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  19. lunarita

    lunarita Senior commenter

    Also men can't often tell the difference between natural and natural make-up.
     
  20. Doitforfree

    Doitforfree Star commenter

    I've always thought that kissing someone who is wearing lipstick must be a bit gross. But correct me if I'm wrong.

    Coffeekid I'm sure you have lovely skin. I didn't mean to offend.
     
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