Monday, May 17, 2010

40 questions Tag


-How many times do you wash your face daily?
Twice- I shower every morning and wash every evening, but if I need a freshening up I would use a baby wipe

-What skin type do you have? (dry,oily,combo)
Mmmm, I get dry patchs around my nose and by my cheeks in the winter but I would consider myself to have normal skin usually.

-What is your current facial wash?
I’m actually using a clean and clear one at the moment which I usually wouldn’t use and would usually use the Neutrogena 2-1 which I adore.

-Do you exfoliate?
Yes I try to exfoliate once a week maybe every other week, but in the winter I do find I need to do it every week religiously.

-What brand do you use?
I use the Neutrogena scrub.

-What moisturizer do you use?
Snce starting to use the garnier cleanser (review to follow) I have found that I don’t need a moisturizer but in the winter I use the garnie pure A.

-Do you have freckles?
Yes - I love/hate them.

-Do you use eye cream?
Not yet

-Do you or did you have acne prone skin?

I’ve always been incredibly lucky and although I may get A spot its hormonal and is not a common accordance, touch wood it stays that way.

-Did you ever have to use Pro-activ?


-What foundation do you use?
Revlon Colour stay and Revlon Photoready!

-How about concealer?
I rarely use a concealer but when I do recently I’ve been using the natural collection one, cheep and cheerful and also the new Maybelline super stay foundation. Now wait I can explain myself here, I bought it in a colour far to pale for me and have been tabbing the tiniest, tiniest bit just under my eyes and it works amazingly

-Do you know your undertone colour?
I would say I am pink undertoned but neutral on my forehead and chest (I have to be different)

-What do you think of fake eyelashes?

-Did you know that you are supposed to change your mascara every 3 months?
Yup, but I have been know to keep them for a bit longer if there lasting okay, and I regularly disinfect my Mascara wands.

-What brand of mascara do you use?
Currently I am using a cheepy, natural collection- lash build but I love Maybelline, if you can get past the smell..

-Sephora or MAC?
I have never shopped in a Sephora as we haven’t got one in Ireland (DUH) and I have never been to America so it’s got to be MAC.

-Do you have a MAC Pro-card?

-What makeup tools do you use in make up application?
everything, fingers and brushes.

-Do you use make-up base/primer for the eyes?

I did, urban decay primer potion but I have recently ran out so I need to re purchase.

-For the face?
Not at the moment, I was trying out a penny’s/Primark one which costs €3 and surprised me about how good it was, not amazing but for the price I wouldn’t say no.

-What is your favorite eyeshadow (color or shade)?
Sable I think.

-Do you use pencil or liquid eyeliner?
Yes I love liquid, pencil and gel.

-How often do you poke your eyes with an eyeliner pencil?

I really don’t ever do that….

-What do you think of pigment eyeshadows?

I Love them, but the effort of actually dealing with the mess they can cause….

-Do you use mineral makeup?
I haven’t as of yet, I love liquid foundation and the dewy look and I just have this pre-judged Idea that it will make me VERY VERY matt .

-What is your favorite lipstick?
I only own the one, and its ANGEL so I guess I love Angel (I actually have two angels so I defo love it)

-How about lipgloss?
Again I only own one Mac dazzleglass and its Sugar rimmed .

-What is your favorite blush to use?
Nars Orgasm, I have one from a hello kitty make up set from H&m which I adore also.

-Do you buy your makeup on ebay?
I haven’t bought and make up from ebay…..YET.

-Do you like drugstore makeup?
I love it. I’m a strong believer in buying drugstore. I LOVE high end but If I can find a cheaper opinion I am all for it. I have a lot of natural collections products for example and there lovely obviously not as good quality as MAC for example but at the price I don’t really mind.

-Do you go to CCO's? (cosmetic company outlets)
I haven’t yet.

-Did you ever consider taking make-up classes?
Yes I would love to do that. I really wonted to be a make-up artist growing up but then I got the scholarship to study Journalism and obviously grabbed that with two hands but I certainly would still love to do a professional make up class.

-Are you clumsy in putting on makeup?
I don’t tend to me, I have had the mascara on the eye lid scenario but other then that I’m okay, I think…

-Name a makeup crime that you hate?
pencilled/drew in eyebrows!! Oh and two tone make up, face orange neck white WHY!!!

-Do you like colorful shades of makeup (lipstick,eyeshadow) or neutral ones?
I do, out of all my friends I would be the least afraid of colour, I love coral lips, pink lips, red lips etc and I have been known to try out green and blues on my eyes. Why not?

-Which celebrity always has great make up?
Kardashians!!!! GORGEOUS! I also think the Jennifer Aniston and Cheryl Cole always look amazing!

-If you could leave the house using just ONE make up item,what would you use?
Mascara, I look like I am fast asleep without it I really think it wake you up.

-Could you ever leave the house without any makeup on?
Unfortunately I really don’t, I would have ‘little’ make up days where I would only wear mascara, lip balm and a tiny bit of foundation but I really feel completely uncomfortable wearing no make up.

-Do you think you look good even without any makeup on?

-In your opinion, what is the BEST makeup line?
I would have to say MAC. They have been able to continuously attack people for so many years.

-What do you think of Makeup?
I find it therapeutic, if I am having a bad day; I lock myself into my room and mess about with make up looks. It’s sad but make up allows me to feel good about myself and I think its amazing what is does to other people’s confidence.





  1. Hey! I really like your blog. Looks like we both just started the blogging world. BTW, You are really pretty. :)


  2. Aww hunni thank you :) that is sooo sweet. Thanks a million for your support, going to check out your blog now:)