Wednesday, September 24th, 2008

Survey Says

Fill in the survey below with your answers, and then share your answers with us in the comments section! :-)

This is a “column” I used to have in my old, old online magazine from years ago, but people seemed to like it then, so let’s try it… beauty-style!

Instructions: Fill in the survey below with your answers, and then share it with us in the comments section! :)

Name: [answer]
Last beauty-related purchase: [answer]
What eye product last caught your eye: [answer]
Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: [answer]

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95 thoughts on “Survey Says… September 24th, 2008

  1. Nell

    Name: Nell

    Last beauty-related purchase:
    MAC Viva Glam II l/s and Spite l/g (HG combo!!!)

    What eye product last caught your eye:
    Chanel Sublimage Eye cream (too expensive though, gotta convince hubbie)

    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks:
    Maybelline Dream Mousse Concealer (astoundingly enough the best concealer I´ve ever tried, and that have been many, plus it´s a bargain!)

  2. SnickerDoodle

    Name: Angela

    Last Beauty-related purchase: some base coat and quick dry drops from Zoya so I could get the three free polishes :) awesome deal.

    What eye product last caught your eye: The YSL Bow palette featured on the blog the other day!! The big one, not the quad. OMG those colors..i think I had a palette orgasm. So pricey though, sigh..

    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Well, I think the ONLY product I’ve tried in the past two weeks was the Styli Style Line and Seal eyeliners, which are great. I got Aquamarine and Bronze, both are gorgeous.

  3. jess

    Name: Jessica
    Last beauty-related purchase: Tweezerman Travel Tweezers from Target (I’m a tweezer fanatic)
    What eye product last caught your eye: The Chanel mascara you posted about yesterday. The last one I bought was the Jane Mineral Eyeliner in the little jar. It had great reviews on Makeup Alley but I was not impressed.
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Nothing new except the Jane eyeliner and the tweezerman travel tweezers. The tweezers won, hands down.

  4. claudine

    Name: Claudine

    Last beauty-related purchase: Cult of Cherry Lipglass, Brick Lipliner, Russian Red Lipstick, Brush Cleanser

    What eye product last caught your eye: YSL Effet Faux Cils Mascara – Expensive but so worth it

    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: YSL Effet Faux Cils Mascara

  5. Name: Lily

    Last beauty-related purchase: Phenomen’eyez mascara by Givenchy
    What eye product last caught your eye: Fall collection quartet by Clarins (and before that the Diorissime palette from Dior 002 seduction drama from fall 07 that I have found !)
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Nothing new

  6. Name: Laura

    Last beauty-related purchase: Pur Minerals 4-in-1 Foundation in Golden Medium

    What eye product last caught your eye: This hooker pink shadow from Napoleon Perodis (I think it’s called “Fuchsia” but I call it Hooker Pink)

    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Botanical Buffing Beads from Peter Thomas Roth!! It cleared up my skin in a day! My skin has never felt softer or cleaner. No more blackheads! Yay!

  7. Last beauty-related purchase: blot powder, 2 e/s (beauty marked & sketch), 1 me/s (sea & sky), 1 p/m (blonde’s gold), and 1 kohl power e/p (raven)

    What eye product last caught your eye: chocolate brown p/m

    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Lancôme’s primordiale eye skin recharge

  8. dee

    Name:Diahna(Dee-ah-na)
    Last beauty-related purchase: CoC Cherry Blossom lipglass, a fluffy brush and Plushlash mascara
    What eye product last caught your eye: Tempting quad, which my boss then bought for my birthday
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Nars Orgasm blush. I’ve worn it every day since I got it and I never wore blush before.

  9. Lingping

    Name: Lingping

    Last beauty-related purchase: The Body Shop mineral foundation

    What eye product last caught your eye: the gorgeous new YSL eye shadow quints! so many combinations and such pretty colors!

    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Lily lolo loose eye shadow

  10. Chrystie

    Name: Chrystie
    Last beauty-related purchase: Philosophy Purity Face Wash and Lancome High Definicils Mascara
    What eye product last caught your eye: MAC Passions of Red Intriguing Scarlet Eye Palette
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Chanel Exceptionnel Mascara

  11. Name: Courtney
    Last beauty-related purchase: MAC haul — Sweet Liason duo, rave pearlglide liner, orpheus kohl, fanfare cremesheen, rich & ripe lipglass, and a pencil sharpener :)
    What eye product last caught your eye: the suite array duos from MAC — i love them!!
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Philosophy Coconut Frosting 3-in-1 — best shampoo EVER!

  12. Virginia

    Name: Virginia

    Last beauty-related purchase: Chanel Glossimer in Gold Light

    What eye product last caught your eye: the Chanel Smokey Eye Quad! It looks so perfect and pretty, but I’m afraid I already own colours that are very close to the shades of the palette…I have to check it out, though (and then I won’t be able to resist, I know it!)

    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: nothing that really overwhelmed me…

  13. Paola

    Name: PAOLA

    Last beauty-related purchase: TWO OPI NAIL POLISHES FROM THEIR FRANCE COLECTION (A DARK PLUM AND A GREYISH PURPLE) AND LOREAL WEAR INFINITE LIMITED EDITION QUAD IN PLUM MOSAIC…VERY INEXPENSIVE…WONDERFUL COLOR PAY-OFF

    What eye product last caught your eye: THE PEACHY COLOR LIPSTICK FROM UNGARO FOR MAC

    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks:V= MY LOREAL INFINITE QUAD…LOVE IT LOVE IT LOVE IT

  14. Reesa

    Name: Reesa

    Last beauty-related purchase: Some blushes and lippies from Mac and a blush from Nars, select spf foundation from Mac.

    What eye product last caught your eye: the pencils from mac suite array

    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: mac oil control lotion and MUFE HD powder.

  15. cloudburst

    Last beauty-related purchase: MAC X-Rocks Sheertone shimmer blush, Gleeful Mineralize Blush, Post Haste e/s
    What eye product last caught your eye: X-Rocks, I totally overlooked this when Neo Sci Fi launched, but swatched it again in the store 2 days ago & discovered it looks great on me!
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Clarins Jazzy e/s palette, I want to buy this soon!

  16. Shmo

    Name: Joanna
    Last beauty-related purchase: Shu Uemura Face Architect Fluid Foundation & 188 brush
    What eye product last caught your eye: UD 24/7 liners.. I got both travel sets and honey
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: The UD eyeliners and the Shu FA foundation.. It’s works really well for my skin.

  17. Shmo

    *oops still sleepy

    It works really well

  18. KULA

    Last beauty-related purchase: Givenchy Phenomen’eyes, NARS Blush in Madly, MAC Sketch, MAC All that glitters, MAC Plum Dressing.

    What eye product last caught your eye: One of the Suite Arrays, but I dont think Im getting any.

    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: MAC Prep N Prime with SPF 50

  19. Jessika

    Name: Jessika
    Last beauty-related purchase: MAC Jubilee l/s, Blot powder, Embarked powerpoint e/l and Bare Study p/p (nothing grat just replenishing my beauty cabinet!
    What eye product last caught your eye: Ginechy Phenomen’Eyes! It looks awesome!
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Nails Inc polish in Victoria. Its that amazing deep red wine colour, perfect for autumn

  20. Rabi

    Name: Rabi
    Last beauty-related purchase: Bourjois gloss 37 in Rose or chic
    What eye product last caught your eye: Makeup Forever Smoky Lash mascara
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Tarte Lock and Roll Creaseless eye shadow in Amethyst and Rosegold – I got a sample of this and it completely lasted all day without fading or creasing. I ran out and bought two more colors!

  21. DevilishDoll

    Name: Jamie
    Last beauty-related purchase: Rollickin Paint Pot
    What eye product last caught your eye: Definitely the Pearlglide Eyeliners, I think I may end up buying them all.
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Bonne Bell mascara, I love it. It gives plenty of length and fullness with no clumping, my eyelashes looked awesome.

  22. Tina

    Name: Tina
    Last beauty-related purchase: coastal scents palette!
    What eye product last caught your eye: UD eye pencils in covet and honey
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: its a tie between feline kohl power and pro lash :)

  23. Avatar of Heather Heather

    Name: Heather
    Last beauty-related purchase: Some Mary Kay stuff from a friend cuz I felt obligated…
    What eye product last caught your eye: MAC Pearlglide liners
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: UD 24/7 liners and NARS Skin Aqua Hydrating Gel…awesome!

  24. Minty746

    Name: Doreen

    Last beauty-related purchase: Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Cream Foundation (admittedly the creamiest, most moisturizing foundation I’ve ever tried for my dry skin).

    What eye product last caught your eye: Benefit Cream Shadow/Liner in Birthday Suit

    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: MAC Shroom. I love the way my lids/creases catch the light!

  25. L A S

    Name: Liz
    Last beauty-related purchase: MAC’s 109 brush
    What eye product last caught your eye: Givenchy Phenomeyes(sp?) mascara and MAC’s pearlglide liners
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: MAC’s moisturelush cream!

  26. Ruth

    Name: Ruth

    Last beauty related purchase: Merle Norman Lipstick

    Eye Product That Last Caught My Eye: Dior Iconic Mascara, bought it and love it !

    Best product I’ve tried In The Last 2 Weeks: Diorshow Iconic Mascara

  27. Jennifer

    Name: Jennifer

    Last beauty-related purchase: Fresh Firebird Mascara, OPI polish in Chocolate Shake-speare

    What eye product last caught your eye: Cremesheen lipsticks! I must have them!

    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: MUFE High-Def finishing powder

  28. Vee

    Name: Vee

    Last beauty-related purchase: QUO Mineral Duo in Sahara Sands

    What eye product last caught your eye: Same as above

    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: MAC pigment in Blonde’s Gold!

  29. Last beauty-related purchase: MAC Full Coverage foundation NC35, MAC Med Blot powder, Vex e/s, Idol Eyes e/s

    What eye product last caught your eye: Givenchy PhenomEyes mascara

    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Nivea lipbalm (my new addiction)

  30. Avatar of Jenn jenn

    Name: Jenn
    Last beauty-related purchase: YSL Pur Black (should be here today with UPS!!! I’m SO Excited!!!) *its available now on ysl.com!!!*
    What eye product last caught your eye: MAC’s pearlglide liners…but I decided to pass on them anyway
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Bare Minerals SPF 15 foundation. …and MAC’s Stereo Rose msf…I finally got hold of it & I love it! Totally gorgeous!

  31. Name: Terry
    Last beauty-related purchase: MAC Burnin’ lipstick
    What eye product last caught your eye: Nars Angel Heart liquid eyeliner
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Nars cream blush in Cactus Flower

  32. Name: Kyle
    Last beauty-related purchase: MUFE HD foundation and powder
    What eye product last caught your eye: Dior Iridescent Leather
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: One I’d forgotten, my MAC honey bare tendertone.

  33. victoria

    Last beauty-related purchase: Nars Desire, Exhibit A blush, Ondine e/s and a set of inexpensive brush set from ebay.

    What eye product last caught your eye: Japanese drugstore cosmetics; Kanebo Kate and Shiseido Majolica Majorica palettes

    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Urban Decay 24/7 e/l set in VIP(my HG eyeliners)

  34. Name: Betsy

    Last beauty-related purchase: Marcelle gel eye-makeup remover (I DON”T recommend it, or any other gel for removing eye makeup…)

    What eye product last caught your eye: Urbay Decay 2/7 eyeliners, Chanel Exceptional mascara, Rimmel Glam mascara

    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: Clinique Almost Powder, goes on sooo smoothly and matches my skin exactly!

  35. Selene

    Name: Selene
    Last beauty-related purchase: small haul- MAC Museum Bronze pigment, MAC Satellite Dreams eyeshadow, Benefit BadGal Plum mascara
    What eye product last caught your eye: Dior Iconic mascara
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: MAC Museum Bronze pigment, i really love it!

  36. whitnee

    Name: Whitnee
    Last beauty-related purchase: umm…about a TON of MAC products…including: Black Creme Liner, Hyper Real NW200, Seasonal Peach Nail Lacquer, Peach Set Powder, Hyper Real Pressed Powder – Light, Accentuate Shaping Powder, Sculpt Sculpting Powder, Duo eyelash adhesive – Dark, Studio Finish Skin Corrector in Ochre, Blonde Ash and Light Peach, a quad to put them in, a blush pallet, springsheen blush, 1oz travel jars, 1oz travel bottles, gloss, clear brow finsher, post haste eyeshadow, glycerin spray, lip erase – pale…yea maybe i went a little crazy :)
    What eye product last caught your eye: Mac Creme Liner (Pro)
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: i’m hoping it’s going to be all of the products that I just said when they come in the mail…i don’t even think i’ve tried anything in the past two weeks…

  37. gail

    Name:
    Gail

    Last beauty-related purchase:
    erm, very latest in an ongoing frenzy is….MAC brushes (212, 231, 224, 272)

    What eye product last caught your eye:
    NARS new duo, carbera or something? Very nice, but alas I didn’t get it, too sparkly for my dull life.

    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks:
    NARS Dolce Vita!! Believe the hype!!

  38. Avatar of Chantale Macaddict

    - Name: Macaddict

    - Last beauty-related purchase:
    Too many and not enough yet (I have a long list)!… ENVY ME exotic eye decals (5 sets) in black/white zebra, pink/black zebra, 2 x camouflage, 1 leopard!!! Can’t wait to try them (but not at work). I used to think that they would look tacky but then I watch a video demo on the Sephora website done by a pro MA on a model and I changed my mind! Awesome results and really easy application (or so it looks) and it lasts all day.
    Also, Chanel LE smokey eyes 2 individual palettes in platine (white with silver glitter) and black star (a dark grey-black with silver glitter). Both are way more pigmented than the Chanel quad for smoky eyes! They were the last 2 at the store so I had to have them although I have lots of black e/s already!!! (Sometimes I think that they say that “it’s the last one in stock” just to pressure people/suckers like me to buy now… And it works with me everytime!LOL.
    Also, Guerlain 2 brush mascara 360 degrees lashes in both violet and blue (couldn’t resist…) and Lorac publicity stunt lashes (3-day long mascara/tint) in black.

    - What eye product last caught your eye:
    All of the above and…All the glitter liners from MAC (except Raven cuz I have already), the YSL blue quad, Givenchy’s Phenomen’eyes.

    - Best product you’ve tried in the past 2 weeks:
    Well, the Chanel e/s. I haven’t tried the mascaras yet or the e/s decals…The Tempting e/s quad from MAC’s CoC collection, which I said that I would not buy because I already have Next to Nothing, and Bitter (which I thought was almost identical,but is not), and so I fell in love with that particular color (Sharp). Lately, I have been buying more eye products than anything else.

  39. Avatar of Chantale Macaddict

    OOps! Forgot to add the Chanel mascara that I want to try!

  40. Name: Justine
    Last beauty-related purchase: Bobbi Brown Shimmer Nudes Palette & Bronze Shimmer Long-wear Gel Eyeliner
    What eye product last caught your eye: Dior 5-eye Palette in Iridescent Leather (my next purchase!)
    Best product you’ve tried in the past two weeks: The Guerlain loose kohl. Makes tightlining SO easy, and the packaging is beautiful. It’s so expensive though… but I bought all the colours anyway. >D

  41. Name: Sophia

    Last beauty-related purchase:
    8 MAC shadows (Dazzlelights, Woodwinked, Sushi Flower, Plummage, Nocturnelle, Orb, Knight Divine, Bitter) , Two Faced Shadow Insurance, 1 MAC nail laquer (Illegal Purple), 1 MAC blusher (Plum Foolery), Tempting Quad

    What eye product last caught your eye: Two Faced Shadow Insurance

    Best product you

  42. Diana

    Name: Diana
    Last beauty-related purchase: Lancome juicy tubes rose fishnets
    What eye product last caught your eye: lorac eyeshadow in Celebutante
    Best product you

  43. Name: Kayra
    Last beauty-related purchase: Benefit show-off & lipbalm
    What eye product last caught your eye: UD Eye Liner in deviant
    Best product you

  44. Suzie

    Name: Suzie
    Last beauty-related purchase: MAC brow shader
    What eye product last caught your eye: The Spiced Chocolate quad
    Best product you

  45. paola avendano

    UMM OK SO I COMPLETELY DIDN’T READ ONE OF THE LAST QUESTIONS LOL…AS FAR AS I PRODUCTS…I WANT THE OTHER LOREAL WEAR INFINITE PALLETTE…IT HAS THIS REALLY PRETTY PINK IN IT LOL SORRY ABOUT THAT!

  46. Alma

    Name: Alma
    Last beauty-related purchase: Bell Bottom Blue Pigment.
    What eye product last caught your eye: Antique Green Pigment.
    Best product you

  47. Vanessa

    Name: Vanessa G
    Last beauty-related purchase: Sephora haul: Nars Chelsea girls, MUFE lift concealer, UD 24/7 liner in Gunmetal, Sephora brand lashes
    What eye product last caught your eye: Dior eyeshadow fall colors!
    Best product you

  48. L

    Name: L
    Last beauty-related purchase: Quo double decker palette
    What eye product last caught your eye: cover girl outlast smoothwear in a shade of brown. I have smoke and I love it.
    Best product you