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A new lipstick? Blush? Mascara? Fragrance? What's your usual mood-boosting beauty indulgence?
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Glossier Balmdotcom, Milk Lip Colour, RMS Lip Shine, Too Cool For School lip balm, Glossier Cloud Paint, Deciem Hylamide Sub Q Anti-Age, Josie Maran Coconut Watercolor Cheek Gelee

Purchases for work, but beauty pick-me-ups just the same

This week the Lipstick League wants to know about your pick-me-up habits. When you’re in a #treatyoself mood, what’s your go-to type of beauty product? A new lipstick, perfume, nail polish or…?

For me, I think it might be lip colour. Or lip balm. Or cheek tint. Or a sheet mask. Or serum or haircare I'm curious about. Or a purse-friendly size of one of my favourite fragrances. Or lip colour.

Obviously I'm running through some of my recent pick-me-up purchases – although in this business, how I could need a beauty mood booster is a puzzle. And really, some of these weren't intended as mood-boosters specifically, but they count because they were happy purchases.

Acquisitions include a Milk mini lipstick, Pixi Double Cleanse (a friend bought it for me in LA), Too Cool For School lip balm, Glossier Balmdotcom, Josie Maran Coconut Watercolor Cheek Gelee, Glossier Cloud Paint, RMS Lip Shine, Drybar Dry Conditioner, and Deciem Hylamide SubQ Anti-Age.

Now my wallet needs a treat-yo-self. #sheesh

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

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

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Nouveau Cheap  G absolutely adores Pacifica, but did their new alcohol-free Perfumed Hair & Body Mists live up to her hopes and dreams? Here’s her verdict.

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Prime Beauty  Help Mom keeps the frizzies away with the Pursonic Heated Hair Brush Straightener and win one for yourself too!

Beautygeeks is dreaming of Pierre Hermé macarons (best in the world, trust) and the Essie Summer 2017 nail colour collection is to blame.

Blushing Noir  Getting that perfect wing on hooded eyes is hard. Brooke almost gave up… until she learned this trick. Now her wing is so sharp it might cut you.

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

Gouldylox is Currently Craving: Kelly is kind of drooling over the the shades BK, Suckerpunch and Influence in the new UD Jean-Michel Basquiat palette. Have you seen it?

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So, when you want to treat yo self, what's your beauty go-to?

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