HOW DO YOU REMOVE YOUR MAKEUP?

This week the Lipstick League wants to know how you take it all off.
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This week the Lipstick League wants to know how you take it all off.
best makeup removers according to Beautygeeks readers_imabeautygeek.com

Graphic winged eyeshadow. Makeup by Julie Cusson for Chanel. Want a how-to? Lemme know!

Let's talk about getting naked! The Lipstick League is intensely curious: how do you remove your makeup? Cleansing wipes? Micellar water? Bi-phasal formulas? Balms? Oils? Do you double-cleanse?

Nivea Sensitive 3-in-1 Micellar Cleansing Water_beautygeeks loves it! imabeautygeek.com

Nivea Sensitive 3-in-1 Micellar Cleansing Water: doesn't sting my eyes!

If you're a long-time Beautygeeks reader, then you know I favour micellar cleansers that I can use on my face as well as on my eyes without saying bad words. A new favourite is Nivea Sensitive 3 in 1 Micellar Cleansing Water ($7.77 at walmart.ca). Doesn't make my eyes feel like they're being stabbed repeatedly with lobster forks; gets my makeup off without making my skin feel sticky. Definitely on my I'd-buy-this list. Also on my I'd-buy-this list (and I've re-upped several times on some of these): Simple Cleansing Micellar Water, L'Oreal Paris Sublime Soft Gentle Micellar Solution, Bourjois Paris Micellar Cleansing Water and TheFaceShop Chia Seed Cleansing Water.

And of course all this micellar cleansing is made possible by the best cotton pads in the world, Shiseido Facial Cotton ($11 at thebay.com and $9.50 at nordstrom.com). Holy Grail for life.

lipstick league links of the week

Here's what the Lipstick League is talking about right now

Here's what the Lipstick League is talking about right now

Clumps of Mascara  Yep, Fall collections are rolling out and Brittany, for one, loves what she sees so far. Zoya’s Focus collection is rich, opaque and ooooh, have you seen that brown?

EauMG  It’s back to school time! Victoria reviews a quirky little 'fume, A Beautiful Life Composition. It smells like school supplies!

Gouldylox Reviews  Only have $10 and want to make an image impact? Makeup Wars has the best deals for $10 and under.

Love for Lacquer  Get your nails ready for Fall with the new Leggy Legend collection from Essie! Intense one coaters? Yes please!

My Beauty Bunny  The last big holiday weekend of summer was just here! If you had a little too much fun in the sun, check out these DIY Cruelty Free and Vegan Cures for Sunburns for some relief.

Nouveau Cheap  Are the new Maybelline Baby Skin Instant Cheek Flush blushes as fun as their Baby Lips counterparts? Here’s G's full review.

Olive & Ivy  Ever wish you could just quit life and become a mermaid? Well, you can’t (sorry, haha!)… but this pretty mermaid-inspired eye look will give you all the mermaid feels, if only for a day!

Phyrra  Neutral lovers rejoice! The Urban Decay Vice 4 Palette palette was made for you!

Prime Beauty knows that we’ll be saying buh bye to summer soon but that doesn’t mean you have to lose your hard-earned tan. Keep your bronze goddess status with NKD SKN Tinted Liquid Tan – she’s giving away 2 bottles!

we heart this  Would you spend $195 on a pillow? What if you were told it helped prevent wrinkles?

Beautygeeks (that's us!)  Oh lovelies, sorry for showing you the Guerlain holiday 2015 Neiges et Merveilles collection so early. But the Enchanted Snowflakes Meteorites… *swoon*

Beauty Junkies Unite  See how Amber temporarily zaps her grey roots in just seconds! If you colour your hair due to greys, you need this!

(Wondering what the Lipstick League is? Find out here.)

Guest Post of the Week, as chosen by Clumps of Mascara  Those OCC Lip Tar RTW lippies are taking the beauty world by storm. Brittany always struggles with wondering how a colour will look on her, so she loves Erica of The Gorgeous Gleam’s swatches. Girlfriend is fierce, isn’t she?

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Over to you: how do you get naked? Take it all off? Remove your makeup? xo

P.S. If you'd like a step-by-step how-to post on the opening image makeup look by Julie Cusson for Chanel, just let me know -- it's a great dramatic look for the upcoming holiday party season!