The Beauty Tag | Favourites, Wants & Needs! | EmmyWritesAbout

I have been wanting to do a beauty tag for a while and i actually saw this one on EffStar’s Blog and loved it. I hope you enjoy reading my answers and feel free to do this tag too.

1. Do you remember your first makeup item?

It was that long ago but im sure it would of been some sort of glitter eye liner or something!

2. Describe your perfect mascara. Have you found one that fits your specifications?

Seventeens Va Va Voom is amazing, i like mascaras with thick wands that thicken and lengthen my lashes.

3. What kind of coverage do you prefer from a foundation?

Full Coverage all the way! My skin is good and clear but i just like how full coverage looks.

4. Favourite high end brand?


5. What cosmetics brands have you always wanted to try but still haven’t? 

Bobbi Brown

6. Favourite drugstore brand?

Seventeen have really upped their game this past year.

7. Do you wear false eyelashes?

I used to all the time now i only wear them now and again.

8. Is there any type of makeup that you can’t leave the house without?

Mascara! I could go out with just my brows on and mascara and i would be happy.

9. What is your most cherished beauty product?

My Kiko Eyeshadow palette is a new favourite! Click here to see my review and swatches.

10. How often do you shop for makeup? Do you like to pick up an item here and there or or get lots of goodies at once?

I buy alot of makeup, i usually buy makeup every week!

KIKO Eyeshadow Palette

11. Do you have a “beauty budget” or do you spend freely?

I pay what i need to then my bank balance is usually empty from spending on makeup and clothes!

12. Do you utilize coupons, reward cards and sales when you shop for cosmetics?

I do love a good bargain so i do always check for discounts etc…

13. What type of product do you buy the most of?

Blusher and foundations! I cant help myself

14. Is there a brand you absolutely can’t stand?

There isnt a brand i “hate” but i do hate certain products especially the maybelline baby skin!!

15. Do you avoid certain ingredients in cosmetics like parabens or sulphates?

I dont really look at ingredients apart from i do like products that are oil free.

16. Do you have a favourite place to shop for makeup?

If i shop online i love to shop at Feel Unique and Superdrug as both have free postage on orders over £10.

17. Do you like trying new skincare products or do you have a certain routine?

I do like new products but i tend to stick to skincare products i know work for me. 

18. Favourite bath and body brand?

Lush, i also love their face scrubs!

19. If you could only buy from one brand, which brand would you choose?

Mac! I love their blushers, concealer, foundations, everything!!

20. What brand do you think has the best packaging?

Benefit always look really girly and different to any other brand

21. Which celebrity always has great makeup?

Khloe Kardashian

22. Do you belong to any online makeup communities?


23. 5 favourite beauty gurus.

Lauren Curtis, Jaclyn Hill, Shaaanxo, Kathleen Lights and Crystal Conte

24. Do you like multinational products like lip and cheek stains?

No they really annoy me! 

25. Are you clumsy in putting on makeup?

No, i just take my time with it i guess

26. Do you use makeup base/primer for eyes?

At the moment im using NYX eyeshadow base

27. How many hair products do you use on a daily basis?

Only 1 or 2 depending on what im doing with my hair that day

28. What do you apply first, concealer or foundation?

Depends if i have any breakouts, if i dont have a breakout i will apply foundation then concealer.

29. Do you ever consider taking makeup classes?

I would love to in the future especially for eye makeup!

30. What do you love about makeup?

That you can be creative and be different.