DIY Makeup Item #3, 4 & 5 Lipgloss, Cream Blush & Eyeshadow All-in-One!!

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Today as I was purusing the internet for DIY “lip stain” recipes.  I came across this easy and quick idea, using two ingredients!!  How fab is that??  I’m such a sucker for 2 ingredient DIY ideas.  This will go lovely with my 2 ingredient DIY mascara!!

I used the recipe here, DIY Crayon Lipgloss Tutorial, and tweaked it a bit, because I didn’t have coconut oil and I didn’t want to use an entire crayon, since I was planning on making a few different colours.

Now I also needed to figure out what I could use for the container.  I don’t have any lip gloss pots laying around and am not able to aquire some at last minute notice. I’m also a big fan of using what I have around the house already. I decided to use milk caps!!
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For the past 8 months we’ve been saving all the caps from the shelf milk we drink.  We go through about a case a month (12 per case).  Needless to say we have a pile of milk caps.

Here in Panama fresh milk is hard to come by, another post for another day. 

Anywho…

I collected the necessary ingredients and got to work!  We used the same process over at
Mom Dot and in about 30 minutes had 7 milk caps filled with brightly coloured homemade lip stain. 
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A.J. discovered it could be used as cheek stain, nail polish and arm tattoos…
B.A. discovered it could also be used as eyeshadow, above and below…
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What a hoot! 
Even I joined in the fun!
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We had a great time and now are able to play “dress up” without worrying about all the chemicals.

Have you tried any DIY makeups?  We’re really having a blast discovering all the things we can make ourselves.

Have a beatiful day!
Dashaina

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