All About that Beauty Tag


Hello, Damsels!

J and M are back with another fun beauty tag!

Keep reading to find out some of our staple products and what we are currently loving!

We tag you all to do the same!

The Beauty Tag

How many times do you wash your face daily?

J: Always twice a day! Even if I don’t wear make-up. It’s part of my everyday morning and night routine.

M: Right when I wake up and right before bed.

What skin type do you have? (dry, oily or combination)

J: Combination. Depends on the season, what face product I’m wearing, and how well I’m moisturizing.

M: My t-zone is typically oily but just like J, depending on the season I can have dry skin, too.

What is your current facial wash?

J: Alternate between Aveeno Active Naturals Foaming Facial Cleanser and SheaMoisture African Black Soap Facial Cleanser

M: Formula 10.0.6 Best Face Forward Daily Foaming Cleanser

Do you exfoliate?

J: Yes! It’s amazing what a difference it makes!

M: I try to exfoliate at least 2 times a week, it helps my skin a lot!

What brand do you use?

J: I use an exfoliating glove with whatever current body wash I’m using.

M: Freeman Feeling Beautiful Pineapple Facial Enzyme Mask.

What moisturiser do you use?

J: Aveeno Active Naturals Clear Complexion Daily Moisturizer.

M: up & up Facial Moisturizing Lotion

Do you have freckles?

J: No, but I have always wished I that I did.

M: Nope.

Do you use eye cream?

J: No, but I need to start!

M: Yes, I use the CVS Day & Night Eye Cream

Do you or did you have acne prone skin?

J: Yes, I have very sensitive skin.

M: I also have sensitive skin, certain makeups or face products can cause my skin  to easily break out.

Did you ever use ProActiv?

J: No

M: No

What foundation do you use?

J: IT Cosmetics CC Cream or CoverGirl Outlast Stay Fabulous 3-in-1 Foundation

M: Almay Smart Shade CC Cream and bareMinerals MATTE foundation.

How about concealer?

J: Only under my eyes. Instant Age Rewind Eraser Dark Circle Treatment Concealer

M: Same as J, Instant Age Rewind Eraser Dark Circle Treatment Concealer. It does wonders!

Do you know your undertone colour?

J: Cool toned.

M: Neutral.

What do you think of fake eyelashes?

J: Love them!

M: I love them, as well! I have been trying to wear more natural ones for everyday makeup looks.

Did you know that you are supposed to change your mascara every 3 months?

J: Yes, but I’m really bad at keeping up with that.

M: I know this, but I don’t listen to it.

What brand of mascara do you use?

J: One coat of Benefit They’re Real Mascara followed by one coat of the original CoverGirl LashBlast Volume Mascara.

M: I love layering mascara. I recently have been loving a coat of Rimmel Glam-Eyes followed by a coat of Maybelline  the Falsies.

Sephora or Mac?

J: Sephora, for sure.

M: Sephora because I like having different brands to choose from.

Do you have a MAC Pro-Card?

J: No

M: No.

What make-up tools do you use in make-up application?

J: Sigma, beauty blended, and a few random Bare Mineral brushes.

M: Beauty blender, Bare Minerals brushes, BH Cosmetics brushes.

Do you use make-up base/primer for the eyes?

J: Yes. Lorac Eye Primer

M: I don’t always use it but when I do I use bareMinerals Prime Time eyelid primer.

For the face?

J: I have yet to find one that works with my skin and does not make me break out.

M: Same for my face, I don’t always wear primer but the one I occasionally use is the bareMinerals Prime Time foundation primer.

What is your favourite eye shadow? (Colour or Shade)

J: Lorac Pro Palette 2 – Nectar

M: bare Minerals – Flaunt

Do you use pencil or liquid eye-liner?

J: I flip-flop back and forth for different looks.

M: I use a pencil to tightline, but I prefer liquid eyeliner.

How often do you poke your eyes with an eye liner pencil?

J: Never

M: I don’t think I ever have.

What do you think of pigment eye shadows?

J: I like them, just a lot of fall-out.

M: They are okay, kind of messy.

Do you use mineral make-up?

J: bareMinerals (Faux Tan Bronzer)

M: bareMinerals (Matte Foundation)

What is your favourite lipstick?

J: Tarte – Exposed

M: Miliani – Rose Femme

How about lip gloss?

J: NYX Butter Gloss – Creme Brulee or Strawberry Parfait

M: NYX Butter Gloss – Raspberry Tart

What is your favourite blush?

J: MAC – Melba

M: NYX – Amber

Do you buy make-up on e-bay?

J: No, but I would!

M: No, I do not.

Do you like drug store make-up?

J: Of course!

M: Yes!!

Do you go to CCO’s? (Cosmetic Company Outlets)

J: No, there isn’t one close to where I live.

M: Not very often.

Did you ever consider taking make-up classes?

J: Yes, just hasn’t been a priority.

M: Not really, I always watch tutorials on YouTube.

Are you clumsy in putting on make-up?

J: No

M: Sometimes I am with eyeliner if I am in a hurry.

Name a make-up crime that you hate?

J: Bright eye-shadows.

M: When someone doesn’t blend in their foundation around their chin/neck!!

Do you like colourful shades of make-up (lipstick, eye shadow) or neutral tones?

J: Neutral on the eyes. Bright or dark lips are fun to play with though.

M: I like more neutral shades, but I have been more bold lately and have been trying fun colors on my lips!

Which celebrity always has great make-up?

J: Kylie Jenner, honestly. Or Rihanna.

M: Blake Lively always has very natural makeup and I love it! All of the Kardashians as well because I wish I could contour my face like theirs always are!

If you could leave the house with just ONE Make-up item, what would you use?

J: Mascara

M: Ditto ^^

Could you ever leave the house without any make-up on?

J: Yes, if I had to.

M: Yes, sometimes I just get lazy and don’t want to put any one.

Do you think you look good even without any make-up on?

J: Of course!

M: Depends on my mood.

In your opinion, what is the BEST make-up line?

J: Benefit – high end. NYX – drugstore

M: NYX. It’s amazing quality and it’s very affordable.

What do you think of Make-up?

J: I love make up!

M: Putting on makeup is like therapy to me, I absolutely love it!

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– J&M



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