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 […]


ModCloth Celebrates It’s Plus Size Birthday! + $100 Gift Card Giveaway!!!

Hey Guys & Dolls! I’ve teamed up with ModCloth, the amazing Kitch & Vintage inspired clothing site to giveaway a $100 gift certificate!! ModCloth is celebrating their Plus-Size anniversary- can we all do a happy dance? To help understand their shoppers, they polled of their customers and they shared with me their interesting discoveries. When […]


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 […]


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 […]


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

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 […]

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OCC Dune Generation ~Live Swatch Review~

Hey Guys & Dolls! Today I’m doing a Live-Swatch Review of the new OCC Dune Generation Stained Gloss. Unlike the brand’s iconic Lip Tar these are meant to be applied more generously, to give you a casual glossy look. If you’re unfamiliar with Lip Tar or just want to tips and tricks for how to […]

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1930’s Old Hollywood Glamour Makeup

HEY GUYS & DOLLS!!! Today I’m so excited to share with you a historically accurate 1930’s Makeup Tutorial! I am truly obsessed with Vintage Beauty & Style, so when Sharon Farrell asked me to be part of this “Beauty Through The Ages” collaboration I jumped at the chance! When I was assigned the 1930’s I […]

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Killer Mermaid Eyes- Urban Decay Electric Palette Tutorial

Hi Guys & Dolls, Happy Wednesday! This awesome-sauce makeup look is inspired by mermaids. Deeps blues, sea greens, and a striking pop of royal blurple to give the eyes not just beauty, but power! The playfulness of peachy lips and cheeks create a harmony with the aquatic color palette without going over the top. If you love […]