tarte Maracuja lipgloss BOGO Coupon Code, Swatches & review

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Hi Guys & Dolls, Happy Tuesday! I want you to know that tarte maracuja lipgloss is Buy One Get One at tarte.com!!! Feb 11-13 use the code KISS at checkout to get the discount. How sweet is that! Sorry to be an enabler, but this is a great deal!   Click here for the official promo rules.

Since you’re here, check out my swatches & review of the maracuja divine shine lipglosses! Continue reading

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Sea Queen

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A voice called me, from deep in the sea, “Dry your eyes my dear fishermen your ass belongs to me” – Cruel Mistress, Flogging Molly

Hello Guppies and Dolphins!

Today I bring you the Sea Queen. I’ve always been a little obsessed with the sea. I grew up listening to a lot of Celtic music (traditional, rock, Scot fusion, Irish punk, etc) and I love sailor songs. One that I drew a lot of inspiration for this look is Flogging Molly’s Cruel Mistress. The song is about him not getting over a girl on dry land and then setting out for the sea to get over her (it doesn’t work). Now the Sea, turbulent, cold and ruthless is his cruel mistress.  Continue reading

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Milani Color Statement Lipsticks Review & Swatches: Red & Orange

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Hi Guys & Dolls!

Milani recently revamped, reformulated and relaunched their lipstick line and I am in love with it. Their lipstick is now called Color Statement, it comes in a shiny mirrored tube with a section at the bottom that shows the color. The finishes for this lipstick are: Vinyl, Cream, Matte, Pearl, Shimmer and Metallic. Vinyl is my favorite; it has intense color payoff with an almost gloss-like shine- how about we do? I was sent 7 to review, the Reds & Oranges. Continue reading

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Rooney Mara W Magazine 4 Decades of Fashion Collaboration

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As I type this I’m frantically running around like a crazy person trying to last minute pack for my trip to IMATS LA!!! I’ve never flown so I just want to be sure that everything fits & is TSA approved yadda yadda… I’m nervous about flying in general but when I think about them confiscating my beauty products…goosebumps! Continue reading

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Pocahontas

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Longtime no blog!  As you may have noticed, I didn’t do any tutorials during December, and pretty much only posted my giveaways here. For most of the last 5 weeks I’ve been really sick- I had a horrible cold followed by 2-3 weeks of bronchitis (I’m on an inhaler and feeling MUCH better!). I thought the perfect way to slip back into the blogging groove would be a Disney Princess themed look! Continue reading

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Sleeping Beauty ~Princess Aurora~

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Hi Guys & Dolls!

Sleeping Beauty is one of my all-time favorite Disney Movies- when I first started dating my (now) husband I would have a hard time sleeping so he would play with for me. I know it’s so cute you could puke right? The original tale of Sleeping Beauty is quite grotesque, so it balances out. HAHA.

My inspiration for the color palette came from Flora and Merryweather fighting over the color of the dress they made for Briar Rose, the name they gave the Princess Aurora. Of course I had punch up the color intensity, use a gallon of glitter, and 3 pink lipsticks- just a usual day in my world!

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What I used to create this tutorial

EYES

Lorac Eye Primer

Sugarpill Bulletproof, Poison Plum, Afterparty, Tako, and Dollipop Eyeshadows

E.L.F. Eye Transformer Palette

Lit Cosmetics “Trend Size 3” Glitter & Water-Resistant Base

Milani “Blue” Auto Propel Liquif’eye Liner

Physician’s Formula “Ultra Black” Eye Booster

Clinique High Impact Curling Mascra

Tarte “Black” Cashmere Waterproof Liner

FAUX Lash Alexia

COMPLEXION

Hourglass Veil Primer

Illamasqua Skinbase Foundation (White  & 3.5 mixed)

Laura Mercier Secret Brightening Powder

MAC Studio “Light” Careblends Powder

MAC “Briar Rose” Beauty Powder Blush

LIPS

tarte “lively” matte lip tint

Wet ‘n’ Wild Dollhouse Pink

Milani Raspberry Icing

Thanks You For Stopping by! Remember to be Vintage or Tacky, just be yourself!

-Cora

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VintageorTacky’s Disney Princess Series

Hello Guys & Dolls!

Here’s a list for my Disney Princess Series, so that we can all see what’s been done, and what characters I’ll be including!

Disney Princesses Series

  1. Snow White http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qTYhU9tOViE
  2. Pocahontas
  3. Belle-http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pgLWKFN2kBc
  4. Cinderella-http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aXSMKYiAcn0
  5. Rapunzel http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-6RTNaMn9ms
  6. Tiana
  7. Aurora
  8. Jasmine
  9. Ariel http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p3EKHGcqHgg
  10. Mulan
  11. TinkerBell*-http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s322W618VuI
  12. Alice In Wonderland* http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VNdjf6vXqBU
  13. Giselle*
  14. Megera*
  15. Esmeralda*

* “Unofficial” Disney characters that have been highly requested.

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