I try to use everything I have, and never buy anything new unless it's a replacement for something else. I got a makeup set for Christmas from mother in law, and bought another small set right before Christmas, mainly because it contained colors I didn't have.
But anyway, here are my basics, the stuff I always use.
I start with my Essential liquid foundation. I buy it at the beauty salon, and it's one of the most expensive makeup I use (it's 35 €). I use the lightest shade. It gives a gentle coverage and it's never too obvious.
Then it's time for eye-liner. I use L'Oréal Eyeliner Super Liner in noir. I have tried more expensive brands, but this is definitely my favourite:
For my lower lashline I use Lancome Le Crayon Kohl in noir. This too is quite expensive for my budget, but I try to buy it at duty free shops during my trips, plus it lasts a very long time. At the moment I also have a brown one, which I use during the summer.
My Mascara Volume by Deborah in black
And on my lips I use Deborah Shine Creator Lipstick in shade n. 3:
I probably included products that are not available everywhere, but I always love to read about other girl's daily makeup routine, si I shared mine. What is yours?