18 Things All Beauty Snobs Will Understand

    Your makeup wishlist is way bigger than your paycheque.

    1. You love makeup, not just for how it makes you look, but how it makes you ~feel~.

    2. So it's very important that it makes you feel fancy af, which unfortunately means it'll probably cost a small fortune.

    When some clown tries to tell me I spent too much money on makeup.

    3. There are certain brands you won't use because the packaging is cheap or looks grubby quickly.

    4. Or the packaging is kitsch and a bit tacky.

    5. Of course, you know that the most expensive stuff isn't necessarily the best.

    6. But you still love it.

    7. You would actually rather buy less makeup that’s of a higher quality, than lots of cheap products.

    me since I started wearing expensive lipstick

    8. Your life of luxury means you actually have to be super careful with how much you use.

    9. You're a sucker for buying the fancy versions of regular products.

    Moma #Muji's cotton ear buds in black colour. Little joys of #Life.

    Like expensive dry-shampoo, makeup remover, and even cotton buds.

    10. Your wishlist is way bigger than your paycheque.

    11. But to the surprise of some, you do actually have a limit.

    12. You do a dissertation-level amount of research before buying any new product.

    13. You also have to regularly give yourself a stern talking-to in order to stop yourself from buying something that's definitely unnecessary.

    14. Losing your makeup bag is a genuine fear.

    15. You love cheaper dupes, but you know in your heart you'll always want to try the original thing.

    When you're laying in bed thinking about all the new makeup you can't afford @calliminor94 @kelseystuart94


    You need to try both, otherwise you will always be quietly longing for the original.

    16. It's actually kind of scary how much you've spent on makeup and beauty.

    What some guys think $80 worth of makeup is vs what it actually is

    17. But your excuse is that this prevents you from buying stuff frivolously.

    18. Not that you really need an excuse, it just makes you feel good and that's enough.