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Makeup Struggles Every Latina Has Experienced

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Makeup is probablyyyyyyyy the most amazing thing in the world. I mean, it’s a fact, we know this. But it’s also a source of so many problems. So let’s take off our eyebrows and vent, together…


If you love makeup, you know that…


Finding “The One” really means “Finding The One Who’ll Wait As Long As It Takes For Me To Finish My Damn Brows, Damn.”

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And it’s not that Latinas naturally have an attitude; we just happen to have a lot on our minds!

#makeupstruggles #clevelandmakeup #clevelandmua

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Just wrestling with wings can take years off your life.

The reason why you never ask a girl wearing winged liner why shes late ?

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And you know that sunlight can be the rudest damn H del P in the world.

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But who cares, because you embrace all your “looks.”

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You want to take good care of your skin, but…

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And can we talk about the fact that companies seem to think that 1) Latinas all have the same skin tone and 2) we’re all yellowy-orange?

#nikkitutorials #makeupproblems

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The less said about the liquid lipstick struggle, the better.

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And this is all of us when we get mascara on our nose:

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Oh, and then there’s the struggle of trying to follow tutorials and Pinterest hacks.

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Not that there aren’t some, like. Good parts…


Like when you woke up the whole neighborhood with screams of joy when this happened:

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But even when our makeup struggles make us wanna cry…

*cries in Spanish* ?

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…we’ll always have this Ancient Latina Blessing, passed down from our ancestors:

Mondays…?✌ #happymonday #lol #mondaystruggles #makeupstruggles #wingedliner #mua #makeupaddict #fun #love #beauty #makeupmondays

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READ: Things Latinas With Perfect Eyebrows Know To Be True

Can you think of any other makeup struggles? Vent here; it’s a safe, well-contoured space.

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“La Pasion Del Donaldo” Is The Telenovela We’ve All Been Watching

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“He’s basically a telenovela character come to life.”

The Daily Show” is on a roll, by which we mean that Trevor Noah is finally learning that nearly 17 percent of this country’s population is Latino! On Monday night, the fake show introduced us to Eliza Cossio, the first Latinx correspondent since Al Madrigal. (Speaking of which, whatever happened to him?) Cossio, who’s Mexican, joined Noah to talk about how Donald Trump is basically the perfect telenovela villain. Think about it: He’s rich, unpredictable and kind of bats**t insane. Those are three things you can also say about Soraya Montenegro, who’s on the Mt. Rushmore of villanas. Another thing that Donald Trump has in common with Soraya? Unless the Donald does something to drastically improve his image with non-white voters, his chances of becoming president will also go up in flames, which, you know:

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Watch: Seth Meyers Rips Donald Trump A New One For His Ties To White Supremacists

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