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Makeup Organization (My Second Attempt!)

Awhile ago, I did a post on makeup organization back in June. I attempted to organize my makeup-I did organize things into categories, but; it ended up looking even more cluttered than before. This is my second attempt at organizing and I must say, I'm proud of the results. Here is the before and after! *Click the pics to enlarge. *


Things are categorized, but it's still cluttered...


My new makeup set up! I love it :-)

My bathroom sink area looks ten times better and I can find things a whole LOT better! I bought a large 3 drawer Sterilite container from Target to store all of my makeup, it cost $13.99... it's one of my better purchases this year.

I organized the first drawer with foundation, powder, concealer, brows and eyelash stuff. The second drawer is full of stray eyeshadow quads and palettes and the third drawer has blushes, mascaras, eyeliners, pigments and eye bases. On top, are my eyeshadow, concealer and blush palettes and the containers on the right contain lipsticks and glosses...the containers on the left contain brushes and lip liners.

Do you have a system for makeup organizing?


Jennifer said…
Um, OMG that first picture looks exhausting!! You did a really good job organizing your make-up.
Sharon said…
Happy Valentines day hun:-

Love ur makeup collex and organisation thanks for sharing. Am drooling over products *sigh*
Ms. Viva Glam said…
@Jennifer: Lol, yes it was very exhausting... now I can breathe a sigh of relief when I go into my bathroom.

@Sharon: Thanks so much girl :-)
Agent Elle said…
Looks good. I like how everything is laid out so you can just pull what you'd need for a job.
Ms. Viva Glam said…
Thanks, Lynnie... I finally got it together.
Good job with the 2nd attempt. The 1st attempt wasn't a total loss. At least you were able to separate things.

Those sterilite products really come in handy. I have several of them in different sizes. I usually get them around August when they're on sale for all of the college kids. Ha ha! Plus they come in different colors. It seems like you can only find white during the rest of the year. I purchased most of mine from Wal-Mart, but I did get a few of them from Target. I've also found cute ones in the children's furniture section of Target and Walmart.

For my palettes, I've found that using DVD towers has worked great for organization. :-)
Ms. Viva Glam said…
Thanks, LeRenda... yeah, the 1st attempt was a mess.

The dvd tower is a good idea! I would love to see pics of your makeup collection :-)

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