Ask Candy: What's Your High School Beauty Must-Have?

We share some of our beauty kit staples when we were still in school. What are yours?
by Macy Alcaraz   |  Jun 23, 2015
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Marla Miniano, Editor In Chief Cherry Chapstick! I still love anything cherry-flavored or cherry-scented now. —Marla, Editor In Chief
Steph Yapnayon, Art Director Cherry Chapstick, definitely! It was the only makeup allowed in my high school. —Steph, Art Director
Angel Constantino Aquino, Managing Editor Body Shop Lip and Cheek Tint. It took a minute to apply and instantly brightened up my face! —Angel, Managing Editor
Dyan Zarzuela, Entertainment and Features Editor Baby powder! —Dyan, Entertainment and Features Editor
Ning Nuñez, Fashion and Beauty Assistant The Body Shop's Born Lippy lip balm in Strawberry :) —Ning, Fashion and Beauty Assistant
Bianca Mascenon, Fashion and Beauty Assistant Moisturizer! When you can't wear any makeup in school, there's no covering up any flaking and blemishes. You really have to make an effort to take care of your skin! —Bianca, Fashion and Beauty Assistant
Macy Alcaraz, Web Managing Editor

Everyone had some form of lip balm in their pocket. We weren't really allowed to wear any makeup in school. Macy, Web Managing Editor

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Erin Torrejon, Web Fashion and Beauty Assistant Lip gloss. It was my go-to when I wanted to look and feel extra pretty. :) —Erin, Associate Web and Fashion Editor
Ayessa De La Pena, Web Editorial Assistant Lip balm because my lips get dry super quickly! —Ayessa, Web Editorial Assistant

What about you? What's inside your kikay kit? Leave a comment below or tweet us @candymagdotcom to join the discussion!

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