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I had a massage appointment today. The lady I was to massage was from Russia but she has lived in Texas for the past 14 years. As we talked a little, she randomly said that I do my makeup like a white girl. I chuckled a bit thinking she was joking and told her that I've been told several times that I talk like a white girl. I proceeded to tell her that I don't wear much makeup. Supposedly this was a compliment.....So since I was complimented on my "white girl" makeup - I decided to not only post a picture of me today BUT also tell you how to create the 'white girl" look for yourself. Some prices and purchase location also listed for your convienience.

Face - Neutrogena DEEP CLEAN cream cleanser "Oil Free" $7 from Walmart (available at most stores in the Health and Beauty Department). NO Foundation, cover-up, etc

Eyes - Rub them very well upon awakening. Very SMALL dab of sparkle gray glitter eye shadow ($2 Wet n Wild) in the lateral corner. NO eye shadow, NO mascara

Lips: An hour prior to getting dressed, make and drink entirely all  1.25 Liters/5 Cups of  Gatorade's Frost Glacier Freeze - BLENDED into a slush. This gave my lips that nice blue tint. Then slap Vasoline on your lips to complete that glossy shine! Vasoline if your going big is about $4 for 13 ounces.

Black Shirt - Solid V-Neck Tee $5 from Papaya

Black Hair Accessory - Black Flower with center jewel headband $3 from Claires

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Kahki scrubs with an elastic bottom and a waist tie in the front. Floor lenght and open cut on the side

Plain fitted ankle high socks

Nike Pegasus running shoes - blue and white

Cheryl Tollestrup
5/18/2010

Are you sure that woman meant that as a compliment? I think it was an insult! White pigment uses a different color palette than darker pigment. Maybe she was hinting that the colors you were using would be more flattering on fairer skin tones? Just seemed like an odd comment!

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Rebecca Mitchell
5/22/2010

Are you sure she wasn't trying to sell you make up? Maybe she was an Avon rep?

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