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ID: 2704 Intermediate
Buying makeup for the first time can be confusing. Especially if you're in a foreign land having to do it in your second language. After this lesson you'll be able to get exactly what you want next time you're in need of some cosmetics.
Tue Jun 02 2015 | Gwilym, Fiona Tian
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|化妆||huàzhuāng||to apply makeup|
nǐhǎo ，wǒ xiǎngmǎi huàzhuāngpǐn ，zhǐyào zuì jīběn de jiùhǎole ，wǒ méiyǒu huà guò zhuāng 。
Hello, I want to buy some makeup, I just want the basics, I've never worn any before.
hǎo ，wǒ kàn yíxià nǐ de pífū ，ng4 ...hái búcuò ，nǐ bú tài huì cháng dòudou ò ？
OK, let me have a look at your skin. Yes... It's quite good, you don't seem to have a lot of pimples, do you?
duì ，péngyou dōu shuō wǒ shì gānxìng pífū ，hěn xiànmù wǒ ，kěshì wǒ chángcháng huì cháng yìxiē xiǎo fěncì ，huì zhèyàng hónghóng de 。
No, all my friends say I have dry skin. They're all jealous of me, but I often get small pimples, very red like this.
nà shì yīnwèi tài gān ，nǐ yào duō yòng bǎoshī de chǎnpǐn ，wǒmen gōngsī de bǎoshīrǔyì fēicháng yǒumíng 。
That's because your skin is too dry, you should use moisturizing products more. Our moisturizer is very famous.
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