A thing of beauty is joy forever

A thing of beauty is  joy forever

23 March 2010

40 questions tag

Hello Lovelies!

I hope that everybody's well:)

I've been tagged by lovely Makeupaholic
to do 40 beauty questions.
Thank you doll, it was real fun.

So here it goes:


How many
times do you wash your face daily?
Twice - In the morning and evening.

What skin type do you have? (dry,oily,combo)
I have combination skin.
I'm dry in the cheeks and get a tad oily
on my forehead and nose.

What is your current facial wash?
Superdrug Deep Action Daily Cream Wash

Do you exfoliate?

What brand do you use?

What moisturizer do you use?
Estee Lauder Day Wear Plus
Multi Protection Cream SPF 25

Do you have freckles?
I tend to get them in the summer.

Do you use eye cream?
I alternate between using Garnier eye roll on
and Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair
Eye Recovery Complex

Do you or did you have acne prone skin?

Did you ever have to use Pro-activ?


What foundation do you use?
At the moment I use Bourjois Healthy Mix foundation

How about concealer?
I have a lot of concealers lol
And I enjoy using different ones each day.

Do you know your undertone color?
I have a cool undertone.

What do you think of fake eyelashes?
My lashes are really full and long
so I tend to use falsies on special occasions
for an extra oomph.

Did you know that you are supposed
to change your mascara every 3 months
Yes, I did. But I'm not really following that
rule. It depends- sometimes they're going bad real
fast and sometimes they can last forever.

What brand of mascara do you use?
Currently L'oreal Double Extension Renewal Serum
Mascara (I looove it)

Sephora or MAC?
MAC. I wish there was Sephora in UK.

Do you have a MAC Pro-card?

What makeup tools do you use in make up application?
Brushes, damp sponges and hands.

Do you use make-up base/primer for the eyes?
I'm currently using Urban Decay Primer Potion.
Sometimes I use MAC paint pots.

For the face?
MAC Prep & Prime

What is your favorite eyeshadow (color or shade)?
Are you kidding me?:)
I can't decide! lol

Do you use pencil or liquid eyeliner?

How often do you poke your eyes with an eyeliner pencil?
Hardly ever.

What do you think of pigment eyeshadows?
They might be messy but I like them.

Do you use mineral makeup?
I love bareMinerals foundation, one of the best
I've tried but £22 for a student's budget is too much lol

What is your favorite lipstick?
I know it's unpopular but
I'm an eyeshadow girl.
Lipstick playsa secondary role.
I'm big on lip conditioners though.

How about lipgloss?
MAC Dazzleglass in Baby Sparkles

What is your favorite blush to use?
Benefit Coralista

Do you buy your makeup on ebay?

Do you like drugstore makeup?
Yes. I love finding great drugstore stuff.
I enjoy the hunt lol

Do you go to CCO's? (cosmetic company outlets)
Did you ever consider taking make-up classes?
Yes but I'm always out of time.

Are you clumsy in putting on m
No, I don't think so.

Name a makeup crime that you hate?
Foundation looking like a mask
ending on the jaw line.

Do you like colourful shades of makeup
(lipstick,eyeshadow) or neutral ones?
I am a huge fan of both.
It depends on my mood.

Which celebrity always has great make up?
Jennifer Aniston

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?
Yeah. I'm not going to bother if I'm going
to throw away the rubbish:)

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

Yep. Not too bad:)

In your opinion, what is the BEST makeup line?
I can't pick just one. There's some great and bad
stuff in every line.

What do you think of Make up?
It's a way of expressing myself.
It's also relaxing and creative.

Couldn't live without it:)

If anyone wishes to do this tag, go ahead.
It's real fun:)

I didn't want
to tag anyone as most of you
ladies already have done that:)



  1. Stella, I really enjoyed ur post! u know...i tagged u long back in fact :) YES...i normally tag my followers everytime I do a tag...if u remember...

    when some 6 or 7 ppl are tagged, wat abt the rest? everybody is great in their own way...we shd give everybody a chance to prove, right? this is the problem we face when we dont go according to the rules, I guess...

    i tag everybody, nobody bothers to notice...
    i tag somebody, others might feel bad...

    hmmm...wat to do? i chose the first coz that doesnt hurt both the parties :) LOL...i wrote a story here :)

    hey stella, update for u...cocoa body butter is just half price only till 27th...rush if u wish to stock up :) tc sweety

  2. Thanks for an update, you know me so well Divija:) I'll stop by BS tomorrow.

    And yeah, it's tricky with tags to keep everybody happy xx