Thursday, 9 February 2012

Calling all Irish Bloggers!! ASOS 20% off!

Asos are currently doing 20% all orders to Ireland using the promo code Fatcheese20 I saw this on the Fatcheese website which I only just discovered yesterday the code is valid until the 12th February also ASOS do free delivery to Ireland I love free delivery!  The also sell clothes and some make up and skin care like nars which is hard to get in Ireland also quite expensive but they have a really good kit with the blush/bronzer duo in orgasm/laguna, a single eyeshadow lip gloss and i think an eye primer too the eyeshadow and blush/bronzer duo are full size..i think and I have never ever used nars before it is expensive bit this kit was like €48 and then 20% off of that again so I thought this really is my only chance to get nars for this price so I can't wait to get this!!  Just thought I'd let you know as this is a really good offer! :)  There are some other offers on this sight and they do cashback for sites I don't really know how exactly this works but i'm gonna have a snoop around!!

Tuesday, 7 February 2012

40 Skin & Beauty Questions

Hey everyone so sorry haven't blogged in over a week! Our broadband box started cutting out the whole time and wouldnt com back on for like an hour and then we got a new box and this one is even worse, its so slow and sometimes it wont work if 2 people in the house are using it, so dunno if its the box or the broadband company I had this half done earlier and the internet went bad again and annoyed me so I gave up but manged to finish it now anyways I saw this tag over at Daisey's blog Cupcakes and Cherries I wasn't tagged but it looked fun and interesting to do.


Skincare

Source

How many times do you wash your face daily?
Twice, in the morning and before I go to bed.

What skin type do you have?
Combination and kind of dry I think I do get dry patchs sometimes and I get the odd spot I have weird skin I'm a bit of everything!

What is your current facial wash?
I am using Benefit Foamingly Clean Facial Wash I got a starter set of Benefit's new skincare range you might of seen it in my mini haul post last month, this stuff is great a tiny bit goes a long way!

Do you exfoliate?
Yes I do.

What brand do you use?
I I use Benefit Refined Facial Polish once a week and I use Clinique 7 Day Scrub every day apart from the 1 day I use the Benefit one.

What moisturizer do you use?
At the moment I am using Benefit Triple Performing Facial Emulsion SPF 15 PA ++ in the morning and Benefit Total Moisture Facial Cream at night.

Do you have freckles?
I have a few on the tops of my cheeks in the summer you can see them more not that Ireland get much sun anymore :(

Do you use eye cream?
Yes I have only started using it this year I have really bad bags under my eyes and blackness I know this will never completely go but he bags are kinda gone and the dark circle aren't as dark so it definitely helps I am using Benefit It's Potent! Eye Cream.

Do you or did you have acne prone skin?
I did when I was bout 15, 16 I think then I went then I got it very bad when I was 19-20 only over a year ago it went it was all on my back too, now i just get the odd one and my back is clear of them I did have to go to the doctor for this however.  

Did you ever have to use Pro-activ?
What is this?  Google time........................clears blemishes no I have never used this,




Make-Up





What foundation do you use?
At the moment I'm using the new Lancome Teint Miracle in No 01  got a sample of this I;d say I will be buying it I love it, I also use MAC Studio Fix Fluid in NW25 I switch foundations alot but i'm using those 2 the most out of my collection right now.

How about concealer?
I either use Benefit Erase Paste in No 02 or Inglot Cream Concealer in LW400

Do you know your undertone colour?
I think its more warm tones most people in the world have cool undertones but most people in Ireland have red undertones cos we are so pale!!(underneath the fake tan :P)

What do you think of false eyelashes?
I have never worn fake lashes I'm quite lucky I have long lashes but I have 2 pairs I got recently mad to try them out now.

Did you know that you are supposed to change your mascara every 3 months?
I thought it was 6 months?  My mascaras say 6 months but i've noticed on Rimmel Mascaras they say 12 months anyone else notice that?  I don't really do this a year maybe at the most or if i find my eyes hurt or if it smells funny i'll thow it out.

What brand of mascara do you use?
I alternate between a few I use Collection 2000 Longer Lashes, Benefit BADgal Lash, No. 07 Exceptional Definition and Rimmel Extra Super Lash

Sephora or MAC?
MAC because we don't have Sephora over here oh how I wish we did....

Do you have a MAC pro-card?
Nope

What make-up tools do you use in make up application?
Fingers & Foundation Brush, Kabuki Brush, Blusher Brush, Eyeshadow Brush, Angled Eyeshadow Brush, Smudge Brush and Eyeliner Brush.

Do you use make up base/primer for the eyes?
 I use Urban Decay Primer Potion on my eyes its like glue for eyeshadow it just doesn't budge with this on!

For the face?
Yes all the time I use Benefit Porefessional at the moment but i'm also trying to finish off my No 7 Colour Calming Primer. 

What is your favourite eyeshadow (colour or shade)?
Oh i've loads but the ones I use the most are from my Urban Decay Sustainable Palette YDK and Midnight Cowboy Rides Again.

Do you use pencil or liquid eyeliner?
I'm using Inglot Gel Eyeliner the moment but sometimes I use Inglot Liquid Eyeliner on my lid and e.l.f Brightning Eye Liner on my lower waterline.  With the gel I use this on my lid and waterline.

How often do you poke your eyes with a pencil eyeliner?
Don't think I ever have...I'll prob do it know next time haha

What do you think of pigment eyeshadows?
Am bit messy I don't think I have any. They look nice on though.

Do you use mineral make-up?
I used to use e.l.f Mineral Primer but i've ran out waiting for them to do 30% off everything soon hopefully.  I also use e.l.f Mineral Lipgloss sometimes and I recently bought Bare Minerals Foundation haven't really used it properly yet though.

What is your favourite lipstick?
At the moment I really love Clinique Long Last Lipstick in Sugared Maple

How about lipgloss?
Hmm prob my Soap & Glory Motherpucker in Candy Gloss

What is your favourite blush to use?
Benefit Sugarbomb I am in love with this!

Do you buy your makeup on Ebay?
Not really I did buy 2 Sephora Lip glosses last week as we don't have a Sephora here they were from France, but I would never buy Mac or Benefit or anything like that as majority are fake there is some real stuff but the real stuff isn't any cheaper.   

Do you like drugstore makeup?
I love it! Walking into boots and seeing 3 for 2 as well bargain!

Do you go to CCO's (cosmetic company outlets)?
No i don't really know anything bout these is there any in Ireland?

Did you ever consider taking make-up classes?
I'd love to do like a day class or something I've seen alot of these come up on Groupon, Living Social etc.. so I might just get one someday!

Are you clumsy in putting on makeup?
Not really unless i'm rushing.

Name a makeup crime that you hate
hmm.. dirty looking make up thats just way too dark compared to the rest of your skin.

Do you like colourful shades of makeup (lipstick, eyeshadow) or neutral ones?
I love neutrals but lately I'm starting to use more colours.

Which celebrity always has great make up?
I dunno really I like Tulisa from N-Dubz make up, Cheryl Cole always looks nice too but saying that most of celebs pics are airbrushed!

If you could leave the house using just ONE make up item, what would you use?
Foundation!

Could you ever leave the house without any makeup on?
No I don't :O

Do you think you look good without any make up on?
I dunno in the mornings no but when I take off my make up at night its not too bad.

In your opinion, what is the BEST makeup line?
I don't have a favourite I use bits and pieces from various make up lines,

What do you think of make up?
I just love it, love trying new make up new looks I just like it :)


Hope you liked the tag feel free to do this yourself if you do it leave me a comment I would love to see your answers!  I would also like to thank everyone who followed me I have reached 100 followers today so happy only been blogging 2 months thank you everybody! :)