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9 Unusual Struggles of a Makeup Addict That No One Understands

Struggles of a Makeup Addict
Who doesn't love makeup? We all love flaunting our super glow and batting our eyelashes charmingly at every cute guy we pass. But, putting on makeup isn't a cakewalk, and getting it right is as important as keeping it intact.
BeautiSecrets Staff
Last Updated: Mar 14, 2018
You Struggle With Eyeliner, Everyday
Cat Eyes or Panda Lookalike?
Some days your cat eye is perfect, while on other days you are more likely to resemble a panda, or worse. It looks like you've had a fight with some local goons and got a black eye in return.
Mercy, My Eyes!
My Eyes, My Eyes
You've got something in your eyes but can't rub it out because you've just put on mascara. Funny how Murphy's Law works, isn't it?
Get, Set, Panic
That Sheer Heart Attack Moment
When you can't find any of your makeup essentials, you hit the panic button. You then file through your whole purse and belongings just to look for that one precious little thing.
Rain Rain Go Away
Rain Rain Go Away
You are just about to step out for a glam night and it starts pouring. Why now, why me??? You feel as if God is conspiring against you...
Insecure? Moi?
Insecure? Moi?
You hear, "You just wear makeup because you're insecure...". Stop, right there. We wear makeup because we like to, and not to please you. Critics can be 'car geeks' or 'techies', but as soon as you confess your liking to dolling up, they are going to tag you as an 'insecure bimbo'.
Emergency Calls Only
Emergency Calls Only
That moment when you are on tight budget, and that new glam makeup range is released. You want to look at that new 'Sale' sign, but you can't. Unbearable, isn't it?
In Sickness and in Health
In Sickness and in Health
You can look fab even when your nose is runny or you have a terrible toothache. Though, you can only hope that nothing on your face is smudged.
Your Patience is Tested Every Time
Patience was Supposed to be Just a Game
That internal mind struggle, when you've just applied nail paint, and you want to go to the washroom, but your nails are still wet.
Paint Me Red
Paint Me Red
Others refer to a shade as just red. But there's no such thing as 'just red' in your makeup dictionary; it's 'monsoon' red, you simply know it!
Make-up brushes during work process
Eyeliner, Set of make up