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Where Have I Been?

Hello people of the internet who stumbled across my blog. If you didn't know, I'm Lexi and I am a makeup junkie. I cant get enough of it, so working at a makeup store was the best and worst thing that happened to me. I am also a creature of habit and I am simultaneously a hoarder and an anti-hoarder? I love to use up things and I'm constantly cleaning and clearing out and reorganizing. Add that to the makeup obsession and ever growing collection, it leaves with a person who loves getting all the makeup she can cause it's beautiful and she's just gotta try it all..but she also has to use it all so nothing gets left behind and everything gets properly used up so she gives fair opinions about it.
From about Christmas to Summer, I collected quite a bit, and tried a lot! Then I got into a rut, where I didn't want to keep trying everything cause I had enough to rotate and nothing was being used up. So I switched up my blog posts and then got into a deeper rut when I felt repetitive and uninspired.
Like I said, I'm just a girl who loves her makeup. So that obsession has not stopped me from collecting makeup and trying to use things up. 
I'm going to try something new. I find reviews hard, because I love 99% of the things I have because I always find a way to make it work. I would haul, but then it can get tricky with how I got the makeup I have. Talking about what's new/trendy can also be repetitive as well. I have a new idea to still incorporate all that, and not get into a rut for a long time.  I'm going to basically have a diary posted on here on my makeup thoughts. At the first of the month, I'll make a list of all the things I'm gonna start the month using. Each day after that, I'm going to have mini "reviews" or updates really, on what I think of a specific product in my rotation. I tend to hate something then love it, or love something and continue loving it, but you can see my progression of how I feel about a product as time goes on. If I use anything up or add more things to my collection, it'll be posted at the end of the month. And if I have a strong opinion or changed my mind on how I'm using a specific product, I'll put a p.s. at the bottom of that day's post. 
I hope that made sense, but the new blog revival will start November 1st! I hope you're as excited as I am!

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