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Old 05-17-2012, 12:43 PM
 
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I usually don't wear makeup unless I'm going out to a nice event or party. With the summer heat in NC, most women don't wear makeup unless they are inside all day anyway.
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Old 05-17-2012, 12:56 PM
 
Location: Oakland, CA
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It's great for those who are naturally pretty/beautiful.
Or more accurately, those with good skin. There are a lot of people who are attractive with bad skin, and they use makeup to improve.
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Old 05-17-2012, 12:58 PM
 
Location: Oakland, CA
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Many days are no makeup days, here. My "makeup" days are pretty light, too.

I don't have a problem with makeup, but I'd hate to feel, as many women do, that I can't leave the house if I don't put any on. On days I don't wear makeup, I still wear moisturizer/sunscreen.
We have the same philosophy it sounds like.

My mom and grandmothers never really more makeup other than occasional lipstick at church, so I didn't even learn how to use it until I was in college really.
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Old 05-17-2012, 01:15 PM
 
Location: Richardson, TX
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Or more accurately, those with good skin. There are a lot of people who are attractive with bad skin, and they use makeup to improve.
Yes, that's true.

I feel so lucky.

I wear lipstick and SPF moisturizer most days. I will wear blush, powder, and a little eye shadow on occasion.
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Old 05-17-2012, 01:26 PM
 
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Almost every day is no makeup day for me. I simply don't want all of those chemicals on my face day after day. I will wear something occasionally if I am dressed up for an occasion, which isn't all that often.

I also wear my naturally long curly hair, natural. I wash and condition every day and comb through some leave-in conditioner and let it air dry. I haven't used a blow dryer in years and never straighten it either. I get so many compliments on my hair, much more so than when I spent hours trying to straighten it in my younger days.
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Old 05-17-2012, 01:26 PM
 
Location: Pittsburgh
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I rushed out the door one day without putting on my makeup, and people at work asked me if I was tired or coming down with something. Heck, I'd totally go without my face on if it meant I could finagle a sick day.
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Old 05-17-2012, 02:25 PM
 
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A "no makeup day" is the typical day of a mid western woman isnt it?
Are you kidding me? Make your way further east and diversify your mind.
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Old 05-17-2012, 03:54 PM
 
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Every day for me is a no make-up day. I also don't use moisturizers or well, anything. Can't stand the feel of it and don't see the point of it.
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Old 05-17-2012, 04:12 PM
 
Location: Back Home In TN…YAY:):)
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No make up, straightening or curling hair, no shaving, nadda, nothing. Totally natural.
Wearing no makeup is no problem. Heck I don't even own any, lol. Actually most of the women I know including my stepdaughter don't wear makeup. We have a lot of farmers and natural/green hippie type people in my area. I like the natural look. The people are also very real


My hair many days is natural although sometimes it drives me crazy. I am in the grow out stage right now so I clip it anyway.


I draw the line at shaving. I am Italian and there is no way I will stop shaving. I might push it in the winter but no where near 60 days
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Old 05-17-2012, 05:12 PM
 
Location: Oakland, CA
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Every day for me is a no make-up day. I also don't use moisturizers or well, anything. Can't stand the feel of it and don't see the point of it.
No daily sunscreen?
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