This month the fabulous Professeur Gothique gave out a homework assignment for us all to show off our unmade-up faces to the internetz. By crazy random happenstance the very day she announced this was the one where, inspired by her previous post on makeup removal and Ultimate Goth Guide's Amy's post on getting ready, I shot a crazy amount of pictures doing and then taking off my makeup. I have a real homework assignment that required me to edit together a video composed of images, so I used this as practice.
This shows my sort of standard makeup look for work. I vary what particular shades I use almost every day, although it is purple of green a lot, and yes, I do have 5 different eye-shadow brushes.
My skincare routine is pretty unorthodox, but also really cheap. I have extremely sensitive skin and I used to have moderately bad acne. After years of experimentation I learned that the less I messed with my skin the less and less acne I had. Now I get maybe 1-2 zits a month (of course both when I was shooting this video) and my acne scars are starting to heal. It's all about gentle care. I use nothing to clean my skin but water (I like the rosewater as it smells nice and I spend 3$ every 2 month or so on it, so that seems worth it) and a microfiber cloth, and use pure oil on damp skin as a moisturizer. The kind I use, kuki nut oil is non-comedegenic, rich in vitamin e and folklorically considered to have
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school not work day.