Starlooks Starbox July 2015

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Starlooks sent me the July 2015 Customizable Starlooks Starbox! I was able to pick which cosmetic items I received as well as which gift cards. The products I chose this month are:

Lipliner in Noir

Lipgloss in Mad Crush

Blush in Rose Gold

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I wore all three products in this look! I’m very happy with all of them! The eyeliner has a very smooth application and you can use a light touch and still get a dark line. The lipgloss is a gorgeous neutral color that helps add to a finished look without making you look overdone. The Rose Gold blush is a real gem! I used a light hand with it as a highlighting shade on my cheekbones and I am very happy with the end result!

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The eyeliner held up well all day on the top lid but did fade out on the bottom lid (as bottom liner is apt to do).

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In case you’re wondering…yes I’m still using the Schwarzkopf Ultime collection I was sent for a previous review and I still love it. My hair has never been so cooperative!! The eyeshadow I wore in this look is a mishmash of random things I’ve received in my Ipsy bags.

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Golden Black

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The Born Pretty Store sent me a few sets of water decals to show you. I’ve become pretty addicted to water decals since I got these. It makes nail art so easy when you’re inĀ  hurry! And it seems like I’m always in a hurry these days!

10 Sheets/Set Feather Flower Nail Art Water Decals Set Transfer Sticker BORN PRETTY W11-W20

For today’s nail art post, I selected BP-W11:

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I started with two coats of Enchanted Polish House of the Rising Sun which is a gorgeous yellow gold holo.

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I got quite a few compliments on this mani. I think it was something about the simplicity of it that drew people to it.

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Thanks again to BPS for sending me these to review! You can find these supplies and more in the nail art section of the Born Pretty Store. Use code FYL91 to receive 10% off all your supplies at BornPrettyStore.com

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For real there are only two days left to enter my giveaway!! Can’t win if you don’t play! :P

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Fairytale Finish Washington Fandoms!!

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Fairytale Finish came out with some fabulous new duos to celebrate Washington Fandoms! What Fandoms am I referring to? The Seahawks and the Sounders, of course!!

First, let’s take a look at the Seahawks Duo, called “12 Isn’t a Number, It’s a Way of Life”.

This is Fairytale Finish Make Them See Green which I actually had the honor of naming! Now I’m wondering if I missed a great opportunity for a hilarious pun…I should have suggested “Make Them Sea Green”. LOL! See what I did there?! Oh man. Sometimes I crack me up! I used two thin coats for this swatch. Yep! Just two! Amanda, the creator of Fairytale Finish, said three might be necessary but I was happy with two coats so why waste perfectly good polish??

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The second polish in this duo is Fairytale Finish Beastquake! This is a dark blue linear holo and it’s gooooorgeous!

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Next, we have the Seattle Sounders duo called “Sounders Faithful”.

This is Fairytale Finish Rave Green and is a gorgeous neon green with blue glitters. Once again, Amanda said three coats were in order. I did two coats on one nail and three coats on the others. Can you tell which one just has two coats? Nope! Neither can I! We have another two-coater here, folks!

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Now you better sit down and hold on to your hats because this next one is a doozy!!!!!!

This is Fairytale Finish Eternal Blue and it’s amaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaazing. I am so in love with this. I gazed at every photo I took with love in my eyes. (And not just because of the heart glitters!) I have it swatched here over black but you can swatch it over all colors for different effects!!

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Thanks again to Fairytale Finish for dropping these off at my house last night. :) :) :)

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Born Pretty Store Plate BP-62

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The Born Pretty Store sent me Born Pretty Store Plate BP-62 to show off for you. This plate has a wide variety of bow patterns which is super girly and perfect for me!

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I started with two coats of Orly Epix Silver Screen and used Mundo de Unas Black for the stamping. Some of the full-coverage bows didn’t get filled in all the way. For some reason, I’ve been having trouble with my MDUs lately. Anyone else experience this?

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I really think this plate has a lot of potential. I’m going to do another mani with the designs and I think I’ll do some leadlighting with them! Colorful bows! yay!

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This second mani was done using Sally Hansen Bubblegum Pink as the base polish and then Sally Hansen Navy Fleet was used for stamping. At the end, I topped with Orly Shine On Crazy Diamond.

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Thanks again to BPS for sending me these to review! You can find these supplies and more in the nail art section of the Born Pretty Store. Use code FYL91 to receive 10% off all your supplies at BornPrettyStore.com

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Only three more days left in my craazy giveaway!! Make sure to enter!!

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New Indie: It Girl Fashion Plates

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A new indie has emerged on the scene and she is making some pretty amazing stamping plates! I had the honor of receiving the three inaugural It Girl Fashion Plates! For today’s mani, I used Fashion Plate IG101, Mango Bunny Polish Surprise Bunny, and Mundo de Unas Fantasy.

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Nicole did an amazing job designing these plates and I’m so happy I got to try them! The lines are so crisp and the designs are very well thought out. I would highly recommend these plates for novice and seasoned stampers alike!

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