ELLE Beauty It List: What Your Makeup Says About You

Your default look reveals a LOT about your personality

If a bold red lip is your go-to look...
03 Jun 2016

If a bold red lip is your go-to look...

You are opinionated, sometimes even to the point of being pushy. But you're the one everyone goes to for advice, you little know-it-all.

If you only bother with eyeliner, and little else...
03 Jun 2016

If you only bother with eyeliner, and little else...

You are edgy and independent. You do what you like so others may think you are a bit of a freewheeler, but you're in fact too self-reliant to care.

If you like soft, pretty pinks all over...
03 Jun 2016

If you like soft, pretty pinks all over...

No surprise here: You're sweet and sensitive and tend to always put others first.

If you gravitate towards lots of blusher and bright colours...
03 Jun 2016

If you gravitate towards lots of blusher and bright colours...

You're a bit of an attention seeker and can be pretty rash. But you're also the life of the party everywhere you go.

If you're into a classic, ladylike look...
03 Jun 2016

If you're into a classic, ladylike look...

You are dependable, affectionate and have a strong maternal characteristic, always caring and nuturing to those around you.

Every woman has her favourite, fail-safe, default makeup look, be it a bold lip, just a flick of eyeliner or a full face of colour.

And while that’s telling about how hardworking or lazy you are in regard to your daily makeup routine, it also says a lot more about you.

Find out what your makeup reveals about your personality in the gallery above!

Photos: Imaxtree

For more on ELLE’s 2016 top beauty picks, check out the Beauty It List in the June issue of the magazine, out now on stands and online!

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