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Jul 22, 2014 / 9 notes

DYE ANOTHER DAY! How To Dye Your Hair Vibrant Pink, Purple and Black!

DYE ANOTHER DAY! How To Dye Your Hair Vibrant Pink, Purple and Black!

Here’s a list of hair dyes I’ve used and suggest ^_^

  • Violet- Blue Purples Special Effects Wildflower, Pravana Violet, That Pink Bottle I have
  • Classic Purple Special Effects Deep Purple
  • Warm Purple Pimpin’ Purple
  • Best Hot Pink (What I used to use for years, works well with pink/neutral fair skin) Special Effects Atomic Pink
  • Cool Magenta Pink Special Effects Burgundy Wine (this was the first pink I…

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Jul 14, 2014 / 6 notes

Summer Cat Eyes With 2 Lip Options

Summer Cat Eyes With 2 Lip Options

Hey Guys & Dolls!!

Many of you have been asking me for one of my classic long-style tutorials where I’m able to share more tips & tricks so get ready because this one clock in an over 13 minutes! Today I’ll be demonstrating a warm/neutral cat eye and giving you additional tips for giving your eye a lift beyond a winged liner- of course that’s in there too! I’m also giving you two lip options with…

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Jul 1, 2014 / 4 notes

JUNE FAVORITES | It CC Cream, Too Faced, Rimmel, Makeup Geek & More!!!

JUNE FAVORITES | It CC Cream, Too Faced, Rimmel, Makeup Geek & More!!!

Hi Guys & Dolls!

This month was crazy, I felt like I was constantly going or doing something, here are some of the highlights: Shannon’s bridal showers,  Teagan’s graduation, Wicked„ my husband’s birthday and our Weddning Anniversary. WHEW! Thats a lot of going and doing in addition to the normal hustle and bustle. I was out of town a lot so I needed products that could serve double-duty or…

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Jul 1, 2014 / 9 notes

My June Favorites are now up! This month I was out of town a lot so I needed products that could serve double-duty or be quick and easy. I even ended up LOVING something I’d previously given a ho-hum review to. Check it out!

Jun 29, 2014 / 5 notes
Jun 28, 2014 / 1,737 notes

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Cora talks about plus size shopping [x]

Thank you for creating this gif set! I feel like this was the most importatn part of my video and this sums it up perfectly!

Jun 23, 2014 / 7 notes

Makeup Geek Blush: High End Dupes, Swatches & Review

Makeup Geek Blush: High End Dupes, Swatches & Review

Hey Guys & Dolls!

My Name is Cora, and I’m a blushaholic. No other complexion product make us look more beautiful or more youthful than the perfect cheek color. But I wasn’t always such a blush enthusiast; I remember growing up my mom  always encouraging me to “put on a little blush honey” but as a teen of the 90′s it was très uncool. The washed out look was in, andBlush? Was for old people.…

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Jun 17, 2014 / 9 notes

Frozen Elsa Inspired Blue & Purple Makeup

Frozen Elsa Inspired Blue & Purple Makeup

Hey Guys & Dolls!

The other day I sat down to experiment with some new makeup goodies and after all was said and done I realized I’d come up with the perfect Elsa inspired look. I ADORE Frozen and Disney in general and some of the eye shadows I used even have Disney-sounding names like Shark Bait (oh-ah-ah) from Finding Nemo and Glass Slippers from Cinderella. Even though there wasn’t any…

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Jun 8, 2014 / 11 notes

Warm Summer Smoky Eye

Warm Summer Smoky Eye

Hey Guys & Dolls!

As promised here’s the list of dupes for the colors I used from It Cosmetics palette. I’ve provided a list of dupes from two of my favorite tried & true brands, MAC & Makeup Geek, but this look is easily dupable with other things. A warm brown smoky eye is perfect for the summertime- it goes great with nude lips,…

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May 28, 2014 / 5 notes

It Cosmetics CC Cream: 10 Hour Wear Test & Review!

It Cosmetics CC Cream: 10 Hour Wear Test & Review!

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Hi Guys & Dolls!

The first time I tried the IT cosmetics CC Cream on at Ulta I was hooked- it looked amazingly effortless and covered my skin’s redness, giving me a literal “Your Skin But Better” look. I bought it immediately and I’ve spent the last 6 weeks testing it on and off. I don’t feel strongly for or against it, but I do like it. As with any foundation, there are benefits and…

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