Each girl has her own relationship with cosmetics. Some prefer to use the services of professional makeup artists while others aren’t afraid to experiment — they try new colors and master various methods of applying lipstick, mascara, and blush. And you know what? We think the result is worth doing it.

The female half of Enlighten editorial feels close to the topic of beauty. The bonus at the end of this article will show you that no one has to limit themselves to just one color palette that cosmetic brands offer.

“Getting married in an hour, did my own makeup!”

steenah_b / reddit“A night shifter’s 10-minute no-makeup to makeup look!”

med_life28 / reddit

“I promised my tech I’d do my makeup to match my nails before my next appointment…”

findingisla / reddit“Here it is — no makeup-makeup!”

joannadoesmakeup / reddit“Whenever I wear red lips, it’s a holiday look.”

canihavetwococacolas / reddit“Here’s how my before and after look.”

mth69 / reddit“I was inspired by my hanging plant for this makeup look.”

peachy_vixxx / reddit

“Makeup takes away my nervous energy and brings about confidence in me.”

priyalicious / reddit“I love soft nude-pink looks in the winter.”

HoundBerry / reddit“Trying a bold lip and winged liner with my new haircut.”