Sunday, 11 November 2012

We Will Remember Them

They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning,
We will remember them.
 
 
 

Wednesday, 7 November 2012

Beauty Blogger Tag

1. Is your hair naturally curly or straight?
I have layers cut into mine so its pretty wavy with volume but its not curly.

2. What is your natural hair color?
its very odd, its sort of browny, reddy, blondey!

3. Do you dye it yourself or go to a salon?
I started off dying it at the salon but now I've found a red that I like and because its only one colour I dye it at home

4. How often do you wash your hair?
Every other day, maybe a bit less. It doesn't get greasy really and I don't want to fade the red!

5. Do you wear the same style every day or change it?
I'm awful and unless its a special occasion my hair either dries naturally and hangs how it is other than that its tied back out of the way!

6. Do you do your own mani/pedi or go to a salon?
I do them myself

7. How often to you change your nail polish?
About once a week, sometimes less sometimes more

8. Do you polish your toes in the winter, too or just in the summer?
I very rarely polish my toes, I'm lazy!

9. How long does it take to put on your makeup?
5 mins for an everyday face but probably 20/25 if I'm doing it for going out!

10. What do you do first? Face or eyes?
Face, then lips then eyes

11. Do you "collect" makeup or just buy what you need when you need it?
I don't collect makeup per-se I just buy it when I want it!

12. How often do you wear false eyelashes? 
I've never worn them, my lashes are pretty long already and I'm slightly scared of them!

13. Do you do a full face of makeup every day?
No Way!

14. Do you wear makeup when you are home alone (or with family)?
No

15. Will you leave the house without makeup?
Yeah, I'm not that bothered, sides its better for your skin!

16. How many high end products do you have?
About 

17. How often do you wash your makeup brushes?
Let me just say not as often as I should!

18. Do you plan your OOTD every night or decide when you are getting dressed?
I tend to have a think the night before

19. How often do you change your handbag?
Very rarely, I've found a bag that works for me and I keep it

20. What time do you get up and go to sleep?
I get up round 8 and go to sleep sort of 9.30/10ish

21. How often and when do you workout?
I don't workout at all unless you count physio?

22. Left-handed or Right-handed?
Right-handed.

23. How tall are you?
5ft

24. Do you speak a foreign language?
No, I did latin until GCSE and its one of my regrets that I didn't keep it up.

25. How many pets do you have?
None

26. How often are you on Blogger?
Not as often as I should.

27. Do you read the comments posted blogs?
I read every single comment and try to reply to them all

28. Do you keep a list of products to try as you see other posts?
Yeah I keep a mental one, but I'm awful in that if I see something I really want I just go buy it!

29. How did you come up with your blog name?
I wanted to write about what I thought about makeup and life in general and I'm on crutches (although technicly I use a wheelchair more these days!) so thoughts of a girl on crutches was born!

30. What kind of camera do you use for photographs?
I have a compact digital camera, don't know what brand but its tiny!


31. How often do you clean your house? (Daily, weekly, other)
I live in university accomodation so luckily someone else cleans it for me!

32. What is your favorite color?
Green

33. What is your favorite beauty/fashion magazine?
Glamour although I do also love Marie Claire

34. Do you swear?
Yes

35. What are you doing with the rest of your day?
I'm probably gonna do some uni work then sleep!



Feel free to do the tag and post your links below, I'd love to see everyone's answers!

Saturday, 3 November 2012

Giveaway Entry

Louise at "The Beauty of Louise" is running a giveaway. You can find it here.

To enter the giveaway you have to make a collage of what you would buy with £80 at Feel Unique. So here's mine... feel free to point and laugh as creativity is not my strong point!

 
High Beam: £18.50 (I've always wanted to try it, but reluctant to shell out for a product I don't know if I'll like!)

Cowshed Knackered Cow Travel Candle Set: £22 (I have a body lotion of this and love the scent!)
  
Issey Miyake L'Eau d'Issey Summer 2012 Eau De Toilette Limited Edition 100ml. £30 (Such a lovely Perfume!)

This Works Deep Sleep Pillow Talk Duo £15 (Again something I've ummed and ahed over for ages, think i'll get it even if I don't win!)


So thats my picks, what would you choose? 

 

What would you like to see?

Hi Guys!


I hope you're all good. I promise I have some reviews coming soon including the Nails inc. Polish I got with Glamour and the Body Shop "Pamper Kit"!


But, i was just wondering is there a certain type of post you'd like to see? Something that I haven't done before or something that I've been doing and should do more of?

Please let me Know!