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19 Photos That Won't Make Sense To Anyone Who Doesn't Wear Makeup

A hand is a palette for testing approximately 57 lipsticks.

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1. When you're trying to get the perfect cat eye.

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2. But it's not as easy as it looks.

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Liquid eyeliner: the eternal struggle.

3. Whenever you leave a makeup counter.

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4. And when you go over "just for a quick look" and end up with the entire collection.

Damn you, Nars sales lady, damn you.
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Damn you, Nars sales lady, damn you.

5. When you're watching a makeup tutorial and you're like, "Holy shit, this is art."

Contour is a thing of beauty.
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Contour is a thing of beauty.

6. When you wake up after a big night out.

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7. When you drop your favourite compact on the floor and it smashes.

8. When you try on clothes in the store.

RIP white clothes.
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RIP white clothes.

9. When you remove your "face" at the end of the day.

10. When you run out of foundation and you have to scrape EVERY last bit possible.

11. When you restock your key products and feel whole again.

After almost running out of foundation & bronzer I finally stocked back up 😍😍😍#happy

12. When you encounter wind, rain, or a whole lot of emotions.

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13. When everything you touch turns to...your face.

Foundation prints everywhere.
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Foundation prints everywhere.

14. When the most pigmented and sparkly eyeshadow explodes in your makeup bag.

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Destroying all that you love.

15. When you forget to remove any excess lipstick.

Pulling your finger out of your mouth removes excess lipstick, and rubbing a bit of Vaseline on your teeth prevents any excess sticking to them.
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Pulling your finger out of your mouth removes excess lipstick, and rubbing a bit of Vaseline on your teeth prevents any excess sticking to them.

16. When you get liquid eyeliner in your eye and it burns like a thousand suns.

17. Or when you apply shimmer or glitter eyeshadow and it gets all over your face.

Literally giving people a frosty look.
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Literally giving people a frosty look.

18. When it all seems to be going horribly, horribly wrong.

19. But when your makeup is finally ON POINT.

I'm feeeeeling myselfffff.
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I'm feeeeeling myselfffff.