Monday, June 20, 2011

40 Beauty Questions!!

I seen this tag on a few beauty blogs. I wanted to do it myself as I found it really interesting:)

How many times do you wash your face daily?
I wash my face twice a day. When I wake up and just before I got to sleep
What skin type do you have? (Dry, oily, combo)

Oily Skin Type

What is your favourite facial wash?
Liz Earle Cleanse and Polish Hot Cloth Cleanser. I have only been using this a short while and it has already become one of my firm favourites.
Do you exfoliate?
Yes I do maybe twice or three times a week
What brand do you use?
Molton Brown Gentle Refine Papain Exfoliator
What moisturiser do you use?
Liz Earle Skin Repair Light Moisturiser

Do you have freckles?

Yes I do. I'm your typical Irish Cailin.
Do you use eye cream?

Yes I’m using Benefit It’s potent! eye cream which is from their new B.right  skincare line.

Do you or did you have acne prone skin?

I don't have acne but I do get the odd breakout now and again.
Did you ever have to use Pro-activ?
No I’ve never tried it.

What foundation do you use?
I use MAC Pro Longwear in NW20 and I sometimes use my Chanel Aqua Vitalumiere in B20.
How about concealer?
MAC Pro Longwear concealer  in NW20
What do you think of fake eyelashes?

I’m pretty happy with my eyelashes so I never really use them. I think I’ve only ever worn false eyelashes once!

Do you know your undertone color?

Did you know that you are supposed to change your mascara every 3 months?

What brand of mascara do you use?
I use mascara from a few different brands but at the moment I love Loreal Volume Million Lashes and Loreal Lash Architect 4D
Sephora or MAC?
I’m going to say MAC only because I’ve never been to Sephora. My aim is to go their before the end of the yearJJ
Do you have a MAC Pro-card?
What makeup tools do you use in make up application?
I use a MAC 187 to apply my foundation For powder, blush and bronzer application, I use a “Make Up Store” powder (357) and blush (340) brush. Finally for my eye makeup I use a MAC 239,217( for applying and blending my eyeshadow) and 266 angle brush to apply my eyeliner.
Do you use make-up base/primer for the eyes?
For my eyes, I use Urban Decay Primer Potion which I love.

For the face?
Lancome La Base Pro primer.
What is your favorite eyeshadow (color or shade)?
Hmmmm so many I can’t choose mostly nice neutral shades. I’m using MAC All That Glitters quite alot lately.
Do you use pencil or liquid eyeliner?
I use a gel liner as my eyes water alot and I find gel liners stay on longer for me personally.
How often do you poke your eyes with an eyeliner pencil?
Quite abit when I use eyeliners lol
What do you think of pigment eyeshadows?
I haven’t used to many yet. I am really looking forward to trying out some MAC pigmentsJJ
What is your favorite lipstick?

I love Pretty Please, Hug Me, Hue ( which I recently got in a swap, post coming soon) and Myth all by MAC.

Do you use mineral makeup?
How about lipgloss?

I  love lipglosses especially neutral shades!!

What is your favorite blush to use?
At the moment I’m using Nars Orgasm which I got as a part of the Nars Blush Bronzer trio.
Do you buy your makeup on ebay?
Do you like drugstore makeup?
I do I use alot of drugstore make up. I love so much drugstore makeup. I usually stick to just getting a few eyeshadows, lipglosses, lipsticks and mascaras.
Do you go to CCO’s? (cosmetic company outlets)
No I don’t think there is a CCO in Ireland. I could be mistaken though.
Did you ever consider taking make-up classes?
Yeah I am. I’m going to hopefully do one when I finish my Event Management course in September.
Are you clumsy in putting on makeup?
Not particularly. Some people may disagree  lol
Name a makeup crime that you hate?
I hate when people don’t blend in their makeup properly.
Do you like colorful shades of makeup (lipstick,eyeshadow) or neutral ones?
Very much prefer neutral shades. I  don’t pull of colourful shades too well wish I could.
Which celebrity always has great make up?
 Katy Perry!! I love some of her makeup looks and also Jennifer Lopez. Her makeup looks amazing in her new videos.
          If you could leave the house using just ONE make up item, what would you use?
Could you ever leave the house without any makeup on?
I’d leave the house with tinted moisturiser on. Do you girls count it as makeup???
Do you think you look good even without any makeup on?
I’ll have to get back to you on this one:P

In your opinion, what is the BEST makeup line?
Hmmm this is tricky. I would say MAC/TooFaced  at the moment but my faves change constantly
That comes to the end of my 40 Beauty Questions. I really enjoyed this post. I hope it gives everyone a bit more insight into the products I use on a regular basis.
Talk soon,


  1. Great tag! I love freckles on other people ;)
    Also, do you know how much your moisturizer works? And would you recommend it?

  2. Hi Laura, You have a wonderful blog, I will difintily be checking back to read more of your posts. Good luck with the blog, although I am sure you do not need it!

    All the best,

  3. I might do this tag too! It's very interesting :)

  4. i might do this tag as well, looks really fun!


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