Sailor Moon

Hi Guys and Dolls!  I’m so happy to finally be sharing the final video of my Sailor Moon series! This series has be such a HUGE part of my last few years on youtube. I know it lasted longer than maybe some of you think it should have, but I never wanted to so a Sailor Moon Series video just because I needed to get it done. I did each one as the inspiration came- like Frankie said I did it “My Way”. This series is special to me not just because I loved Sailor Moon so much growing up, but also because it shows my progress at a woman and as a makeup artist.  This is my journey from being a girl who just loved makeup and talked about it on youtube, to now a professional makeup artist working in TV. This morning I went though all the videos to create a playlist and add the links at the bottom of the post and I ended up watching bits of all of them: This series started when I was 23, a newlywed, living in the suburbs, and kind of in limbo, waiting for my life to begin but not too sure where to go with it. Shortly after I started the series I moved to the Bay Area (East Bay, give it up!) changed careers, and everything went sideways for a while, but in life you just have to put your big-girl panties on and get though it. While filming this series I’ve lived in 3 different cities, 4 apartments, been though some amazing highs and some yucky lows, worked at Costco, Sephora, MAC, and then my best/worst boss ever-ME, had multiple hair-color, cut and style changes, and though it all I’ve just been myself, whoever that happens to be at the moment: Silly, serious, instructional, tongue-tied. I really enjoyed creating these videos for you, and I hope you enjoyed them too.

Sailor Moon is a look that stumped me. I’ve had about 10 different types of looks I’ve toyed with and nothing really worked, or at least it didn’t seem right until I decided to so a primary-color look. I was thinking of what I could do special for this last video and crazy-star-studded contacts seemed to fit the bill.  I considered using glitter but with the contacts it was just too much torture for my poor peepers!  I hope you love this look and have enjoyed the series as much as I have.

Pics & Prodz

Sailor Moon and I, Just hangin’ out.

Seriously, how cool are those lenses??

What I used:


Purely Cosmetics Diamond Powder (as a primer)

MAC Studio Fix Powder NC15

MAC Pro Longwear ConcealerNW15

MAC Emote (Contour)

Cargo Blu-Ray Highlight/Blush


Too Faced Shadow Insurance

Inglot 64 AMC Shadow (Black with Gold/Multicolored Micro Glitter)

Inglot 480 DS Shadow (Blue with Silver/Multicolored glitter)

Sugarpill Afterparty Shadow (Turquoise-Blue with a violet Sheen)

NYX Milk Jumbo Pencil (Creamy/sticky White shadow base)

Sugarpill Buttercupcake (BRIGHT matte Yellow)

Inglot 474 AMC Shadow (cooler, bright yellow with gold/multicolored glitter)

Sugarpill Tako (Matte White)

E.L.F Eye Transformer Palette (white with a Violet sheen)

E.L.F Cream-Gel Liner Black

Red Cherry #600 Lashes

MAC Optimum Black Opulash

Geo T-star Contacts (Check them out here)


Wet ‘n’ Wild Stoplight Red 911

Links to all 14 Videos & a Playlist:


Sailor Moon

Tuxedo Mask

Sailor Saturn

Sailor Uranus

Sailor Neptune

Sailor Pluto


Sailor Jupiter

Sailor Mercury


Chibi Moon


Sailor Mars

Sailor Venus

Thank you so much for stopping by! I really loved creating these looks for you!



The Sugarpill products used in this post were provided by PR or the manufacturer for review consideration; Everything else was purchased by me. Complimentary products never receive preferential treatment; My viewers & reader are my #1 priority and I honor your trust by always being honest with you. This video/post contains opinions that are solely my own; I am not influenced by, nor do I represent any company. All Products shown are cruelty-free (not tested on animals) to the best of my knowledge.

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  1. Brittany
    August 26, 2011 / 2:55 pm

    i love the look…and where did you get those awesome star contact lenses???

    • Angela Fiorentino
      June 17, 2017 / 9:04 pm

      yes, please

  2. jena
    August 26, 2011 / 2:55 pm

    I’m so distracted by the amazing colors and smoothness of your hair lol

  3. tiny
    August 26, 2011 / 2:59 pm

    Holy crap those lenses are amazeballs! I totally thought you photoshopped the stars at first *that’s what I get for skimming instead of reading. lol*

  4. August 26, 2011 / 3:00 pm

    This is so amazing!! I love your take on Sailor Moon!!

  5. August 26, 2011 / 3:01 pm

    Yes, I’d say you successfully nailed the anime look.

    I want your hair, btw…

  6. Gabitha
    August 26, 2011 / 3:06 pm

    I love it! The colors are amazing and those lenses are so cool! I can’t wait for the video 😀

  7. carmina
    August 26, 2011 / 3:26 pm

    I love it! You’re amazing!

  8. TLC
    August 26, 2011 / 3:54 pm

    Those contacts are wicked cool!!!

  9. RiotDemon
    August 26, 2011 / 4:42 pm

    Those lenses literally took my breath away!
    I love the look but I was surprised you didn’t do red white and blue. however the clean lines and style I love.
    your doll makes me giggle seeing as her skirt is purple.
    I loved sailor moon growing up and I really enjoyed your series. if you want to continue it, maybe a Luna and Artemis look?

    • RiotDemon
      August 26, 2011 / 5:00 pm

      Wow I feel stupid. Went and saw you Already did Luna and Artemis. Duh.

  10. Patti
    August 26, 2011 / 4:50 pm

    I have a pair of those contacts in clear with white stars, My eyes are a super dark brown, almost black so people really trip out when I wear em. Which isn’t much since contacts really bug my eyes. Props to the people who wear em everyday lol

  11. August 26, 2011 / 6:55 pm

    So pretty. You look totally cra-zay in the best of ways. Thanks for sharing your whole journey with us! You’re a bit younger than me I think, but Sailor Moon was a huge deal for me when I was younger, too.

  12. Kinzla
    August 26, 2011 / 7:00 pm

    Wow! This is amazing! I love it (: The close up picture of your eye with the contacts needs to be your icon for EVERYTHING! And also I need to get me some Inglot eyeshadows.

  13. Mallorie K
    August 26, 2011 / 8:25 pm

    Cora, this is probably my favorite look you have ever done. So beautiful!

  14. August 26, 2011 / 9:05 pm

    I’ve never seen lenses like those before. They’re incredible!
    The eye makeup is just gorgeous. Love it.

  15. August 26, 2011 / 10:35 pm

    Omg I love love those lenses!! Awesome look! I love sailor moon it’s one of my favourite mangas since I was little

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  17. August 27, 2011 / 9:48 pm

    OMG! I <3 yoooou! I have been looking for those exact contacts everywhere and could never find the site!! Thank you!

  18. Diane
    August 28, 2011 / 5:06 am

    Just found you on YouTube.
    Wow, I’m impressed! I love finding videos/blogs like yours when I’m stuck in a creative rut, because you just make me want to go dive in to my makeup and play.
    So thank you, thank you, thank you!

  19. Brooke paider
    March 23, 2017 / 8:15 am

    I want to know where I can purchase these lenses. I need to have them

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