Beauty Blogger Tag

Happy Makeup Monday! Let’s start off our week with a fun post! Today I am doing the “Beauty Blogger Tag!” I was inspired by Christina’s Chic Corner after I read her post of this tag as well, so make sure you head to her post as well!

I honestly love tag posts! It is a fun and informal way to get to know the blogger and just answer some fun questions! I have don a few tag’s in the past, but not a beauty blogger one! So here we go:

1.) What is your natural hair color? Do you dye it yourself or go to a salon?

My natural hair color is a mid-to-dark brown color. I feel like it is right in the middle but closer to dark if I had to guess. I do dye my hair, not all the time, but when I get an itch for something different. I do both salon and at home. If it is just a plain one color, I usually do it myself to save money. But if it is a harder color, highlights, any bleaching…I go to the salon! It honestly just depends on what I want and how much money I have at the time.

2.) How often do you wash your hair?

I used to have really oil hair, but I don’t now. So I aim for two to three times a week. Sometimes more and sadly…maybe sometimes less?? My hair seems to do better when it isn’t washed every day.

3.) Will you leave the house without makeup?

Yes! While I don’t have perfect skin, there are so many times I just don’t want to bother with makeup! Especially if I’m just running to the store or something. While sometimes I may feel self-conscious about it–I still do it!

4.) How long does it take you to do your makeup?

Honestly depends on the look I am going for that day. Just a simple every day look no more than probably 15 minutes, if that. But if I am doing a bigger look or for a special occasion I take my time and could probably use up two hours! I don’t like to have to rush!

5.) Do you read the comments on your posts?

Absolutely! That’s one of the best parts of blogging is getting feedback and getting to connect with readers. I try to read and respond quickly too.

6.) What camera do you use for your photos?

Either my Nikon D3100 or even just my iPhone. I prefer my Nikon obviously but sometimes it is just too much trouble for a little photo or two.

7.) What skin type do you have?

Who knows really. Most of the time I have oily skin, but lately I have had oily cheek bones and a dry dry dry forehead! I usually air on the side of oily though, because that seems to be what I am most of the time.

8.) What is your current facial cleanser?

I am currently using the Ole Henriksen Oil Control Cleanser. But I also love the Clean and Clear foaming cleanser as well.

9.) Do you have freckles?

Not really! A few on my arms but that’s about it. I do have a few beauty marks/moles that tend to look like freckles though.

10.) What is your favorite eye-shadow color?

Yikes! That is a hard one. I love grey, so versatile. Anything shimmery. I also love a purple eye look.

11.) How often do you poke your eyes with an eyeliner pencil?

Oh, probably every day!

12.) Do you use pencil or liquid eyeliner?

Both! I usually use a pencil on the bottom and a liquid on the top. I have a hard time using a pencil on the top lashes! They’re too rough. And liquid on bottom is a nightmare.

13.) What is your favorite lipstick?

Currently YSL Rouge Volupte! They are so moisturizing and so easy to apply.  But I am also loving Lipsense too!

14.) Name a makeup crime that you hate.

Foundation that is too dark!! I have when you/my neck doesn’t match the face…but it is something every one does! It is hard to perfectly match your skin unless you test it well.

15.) Do you like drugstore makeup?

Oh yes!! I use a good amount of drugstore makeup. They have some great quality stuff!

What would your answers be?? Let me know in the comments! 

{My own} Beauty Blogger Tag

Good afternoon/evening! I hope you had a beautiful weekend and are looking forward to another week.

I have a Bath and Body haul post that needs to be written, but I have been MIA all day for some family reasons. So instead of rushing a fun post like that, I thought I would create and answer a few beauty questions. I am sure everyone has a different tag and set of questions but I am just going to makeup up my own!

I tag the lovely Miss Petigrew Review, Owl U Need is Love, and  Krisztina Williams.  Answer the same questions I do,and post them on your blogs! It’s always fun to see everyone’s different answers.


The Questions!

Favorite high-end brand? At the moment, Tarte. 

Favorite drugstore brand? NYX and e.l.f. 

Would you prefer a bright eye-shadow or a bright lip color? Bright lip of course. 

What is your go-to piece of jewelry? I always go for a ring or a long necklace. 

What hairstyle do you wear the most? When my hair was long, messy bun. BUT right now its usually down or in a half top knot.  

Favorite beauty tool essential? Real Technique brushes-any of them! I love all of their brushes and they are great quality for such an affordable price. 

Go-to nail color? I love a bright pink or dark grey! 

Would you rather have to wear the same outfit or the same makeup everyday? Hmm. Same outfit I think! 🙂 

Favorite eye-shadow palette? Currently, Makeup Revolution Iconic 2 and 3. 

Favorite Clothing brand? Torrid! 

New makeup or new shoes? It depends on my mood! ha! But usually makeup, unless I need new shoes. 

Holy Grail makeup item? Arbonne Mascara or Rimmel Stay Matte powder. 

If you could only pick one makeup item to use for the rest of your live, what would it be? Either mascara or lipstick, hands down! 

Brand I want to try? I really want to try some Colourpop lippiestix! I’m hoping to buy some soon!

I hope you enjoyed these questions!! If I tagged you, make sure you answer them. And feel free to use these questions for your own post, just tag me as well. What were some of your answers? Let me know in the comments! XO