Tuesday, March 16, 2010

40 Questions Tag

I tag everyone! :)

How many times do you wash your face daily?
twice, once when I shower and once in the morning/night (depending on when I shower that day)

What skin type do you have? (dry,oily,combo)
normal - combination. I'm actually extremely lucky and have pretty nice skin

What is your current facial wash?
Clean & Clear Morning Burst. I love how it smells! and because my skin is already ok, I dont need anything much.

Do you exfoliate?
on occasion, but not enough..

What brand do you use?
whatever I happen to have at the time

What moisturizer do you use?
again, I dont use just one. I dont need anything special so I dont use just one thing.

Do you have freckles?
a few!

Do you use eye cream?
no, but I should start..

Do you or did you have acne prone skin?
not really, only every once in a while

Did you ever have to use Pro-activ?

What foundation do you use?
right now MAC, but for my birthday I bought NARS Sheer Glow which I am so excited about!

How about concealer?
MAC & Benefit. Im actually much preferring the Benefit

Do you know your undertone color?
very pink!

What do you think of fake eyelashes?
Ive only tried them once but I think they are so much fun

Did you know that you are supposed to change your mascara every 3 months?
yeah, but thats only a generalization really. some brands last longer, and if you take care of it and you dont happen to have an eye infection it should be fine to keep using.

What brand of mascara do you use?
right now.. Maybelline Great Lash, Maybelline Lash Stiletto, and Fresh

Sephora or MAC?
MAC for eyeshadow and lip products, Sephora for everything else. I loove both!

Do you have a MAC Pro-card?

What makeup tools do you use in make up application?
brushes, fingers, sponges..

Do you use make-up base/primer for the eyes?
paint pots! I love the way they bring out color in eyeshadows

For the face?
Benefit That Gal, it smells wonderful!

What is your favorite eyeshadow (color or shade)?
hmmm. Mythology

Do you use pencil or liquid eyeliner?
both! pencil for the water line and liquid for the upper lash line

How often do you poke your eyes with an eyeliner pencil?
not often

What do you think of pigment eyeshadows?
I think theyre great!

Do you use mineral makeup?
I used to use Bare Minerals.. but I didnt like it

What is your favorite lipstick?
Avon Apricot Glow.. but it broke :(

How about lipgloss?
Mac's Cha Cha from Spring Color Forecast 2

What is your favorite blush to use?
NARS Orgasm, but I want to try Deep Throat

Do you buy your makeup on ebay?

Do you like drugstore makeup?
yes, especially mascara!

Do you go to CCO's? (cosmetic company outlets)
once, and I want to go again soon!

Did you ever consider taking make-up classes?
I think it would be so much fun! but I dont have a lot of time

Are you clumsy in putting on makeup?
in the mornings before class yess

Name a makeup crime that you hate?
over tweezed brows, when the face doesnt match the neck..

Do you like colorful shades of makeup (lipstick,eyeshadow) or neutral ones?
both! I figure if you cant play with makeup when you're young, when can you?

Which celebrity always has great make up?
Lauren Conrad, Jennifer Aniston and I do look Ke$ha's look (no laughing!)

If you could leave the house using just ONE make up item, what would you use?
concealer, which I do often

Could you ever leave the house without any makeup on?
I do for class quite often

Do you think you look good even without any makeup on?
I think its fine, but my face is quite red =/

In your opinion, what is the BEST makeup line?
Mac or NARS

What do you think of Makeup??
I think its great, it makes me feel put together. I dont do it for other people, but when I feel put together I feel better about myself.



  1. Rachel,

    I haven't purchased the NARS brand yet but I see it a lot on hautelook. I'll have to remember to check it out when I go to ulta (or sephora). Ohhh sometimes for the price drugstore mascara is better, haha! I loove paint pots! I bought some but haven't used them just yet.

    Great post,

    -Timeless Fashionista
    My blog: http://www.timelessfashionista.net/

  2. Great question and answer post.
    Thanks for your comment and for following.

  3. Adorable blog! :) Love the Q & A.


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