Beauty Lally Makeup Brush Set Review

15 Jul

So I received a set of brushes about 2-3 weeks ago to review, and let me tell you! These brushes are phenomenal especially for the affordable price! I have a full review and break down of them on my YouTube Channel, so go check it out!

DISCLAIMER: I did receive this product for free, but it in now way reflects my thoughts and opinions on the product.

 

Affiliate Links and coupon codes!

2 Dec

Hi all! This isn’t your usual beauty and makeup post, but I thought I would share with you some affiliate links with their corresponding coupon codes. The holidays are here and everyone could save a few bucks on their purchases.

First off, I am partnered up with Alesha of AlyJae Beauty as the Brand Ambassador Manager. She just launched the store at the end of September and business is great! We have a growing number of beauty ambassadors in the US, Canada, and UK. The store carries Batlash lashes, Nicolet Beauty, Beauty for Real, & Nia Cosmetics. If ou use my coupn code PinkyMUA you will receive 15% off your order.

Image of Nia Cosmetics Lip CreamsImage of Beauty For Real True Color Lip CreamImage of Bonita by Batlash Premium Lashes Image of Melissa by Batlash Premium Lashes

Next I have become a Mirina Girl! Meaning I have become a brand ambassador for Mirina Collections I ordered the “Pretty Girl” necklace and received it last week. Let me tell you how GORGEOUS this piece is!!! I wore it yesterday and I can’t wait to wear it again this weekend! I have a coupon code for 20% your entire purchase as well, because if you are into statement pieces, this is the site for you! Coupon Code: “theresa20

Next up is another jewelry site, but this one is a monthly subscription. I posted a video on my YouTube channel talking about the program and the 3 pieces I received this month. I have a coupon code for a free month at Rocksbox, “pinkyboicourtxoxo

 

Next up are this CRUELTY FREE mink lashes by Dodo lashes. My friend Alesha told me about their affiliate program and I figured why not since I have a lash OBSESSION. THese are the most affordable mink lashes you will ever find! At $5 a pair and 5% off with my coupon code “Pinkyboicourt“, the price is unbeatable! I have worn them 3 times since receiving them last week, and let me tell you how lightweight they are! I have them in style number D201 which are so natural! Next on my list is D115 and D109.

And then there’s my favorite self tanner, Loving Tan. I don’t have an affiliate code, but they did send me a code to share with my followers. “LOVINGTAN” gets you a free exfoliating glove with any mousse purchase. This self-tanner is BY FAR the best I have ever tried!

Lastly, for those of you that like to do you shopping online, be sure you are using Ebates. With Ebates you can earn cash back on your purchases. I personally don’t do a lot of online shopping, but when I do, I makes sure I can use my EBates cash back on it.

 

I hope you all found this post helpful! Happy Holidays!

 

 

ColourPop Forever Freshman & Back to Cool sets haul & Review

16 Oct

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As you can see in the photo above, ColourPop sent this wonderful package of goodies with some of their new items. First off, thanks once again CoulourPop, I am so thankful for the goodies! OK, so I’ve been a fan of ColourPop since the beginning of the year. I place an order with them after Jacklyn Hill did a look using the KathleenLights quad of super shock shadows, which I love and a Highlighter in Lunch Money, also LOVE! I later purchased a few of the ultra matte lips after they launched (LOVE). A rep from the company contacted me via my email explaining they found me on social media and they would like to send me a PR package to share with my followers. OF COURSE I SAID YES! So they sent me these goodies. Now on to the sets:

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These two beauties are two of their new Super Shock Cheeks (blush). The top one is Between the Sheets which is described as “A mid-tone beige pink in a matte finish”; the bottom one is Never Been Kissed described as “dusty coral in a Matte finish”. I love both colors, but at my current, some-what tan skin tone, Between the Sheets is WAY too light for me and virtually disappears when I blend it out. So I think this is a PERFECT color for you fair skin ladies😉 Never Been Kissed however is GORGEOUS! It’s definitely build-able and blends out nicely. I personally apply a little with my fingers, blend it our with a synthetic brush, and re-apply until I get the desired intensity. I think this color is great for all skin tones.

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The are 2 of the individually solf Lippie Stix that came out for Fall 2015. On the top we have Dazed which is described as “berry red in Matte finish”. I wore this last week for the first time and I couldn’t stop looking at it! It’s such a GORGEOUS deep red (perfect for fall). I can’t wait to wear it again! On the bottom we have Grunge which they describe as “ool-toned plum brown in a Matte finish” and that it is! I wore this yesterday and got SO MANY compliments on it! (You can check out my Instagram for my pictures wearing some of these products😉 )

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So this Lippie Stix set is called Back to Cool and this is how they come from the company (LOVE IT!) These Lippie Stix ONLY come in this set and are not sold individually, but why not get the whole set because ALL the colors are just gorgeous and perfect for fall! The set retails for $30 (that’s $5 each which is what all their Lippie Stix are sold for individually).

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Each color is described as follows (L-R in photo):

Choker- Light cool-toned beige in a Crème finish; Mosh Pit- Mid-tone warm brown in a Matte finish; Baewatch- Dusty rose in a Matte finish; Out of Sync- Bright blue fuchsia in a Matte finish; Too Sexy- Deep red violet with a subtle blue flash in a Matte finish; TGIF- True brick red in a Matte finish

These Lippie Stix are a must-have. The colors are fall appropriate, and the names! GAH! So nostalgic from back in the day! Choker is the perfect, every-day wear nude that has a little sheen. I wear this color when I’m rocking a smoky eye, or when I just want to throw something onto my lips with little effort. The only other colors I have worn are Baewatch & TGIF. The latter is the PERFECT throwback color to 90’s. It makes me think of 90210, Friends, Step-by-Step (I could go on and on). The girls/women in these shows wore a color JUST LIKE THIS all the time.  Baewatch is a BEAUTIFUL color! It’s like a dusty version of your lips but better color. I have some swatches below of this set and the two previous lippie stix so you can get a better idea.

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L_R: Choker, Mosh Pit, Baewatch, TGIF, Too Sexy, Out of Sync, Dazed, & grunge

Lastly is the Forever Freshman Collection which is a set of 6 Super Shock Shadows. ColourPop describes them as follows:

Crimper- Soft gold with multi-dimensional gold glitter in a Metallic finish; Koosh- Icy silver taupe in an Ultra-Metallic finish; 90210- Greyed out taupe softly sprinkled with pink and gold glitter in a Satin Luxe finish; Melrose- True rust in a Matte finish; As If- Mid-tone cool taupe in a Matte finish; Baby T- Deep blackened blue in Matte finish

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GORGEOUS PACKAGING!

They come looking SO pretty!

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Top L-r: Crimper, As If and Melrose Bottom L-R: Koosh, 90210 and Baby T

I have worn all but Baby T and let me tell you, they are GORGEOUS! My personal favorite out of the set is Koosh. It has this gorgeous metallic sheen that is perfect to wear alone or with a smoky eye. I do plan on filming a tutorial using this collection, so let me know what you would want to see. Below I will post individual close-ups of each shadow.

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My final thoughts on these products are that they are worth the price so I suggest you get them while you can:)

Please be sure to check out my YouTube Channel for an upcoming look using them.

Kisses,

Theresa

I have a blog??

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So I have been VERY bad about keeping this blog up to date with all my new video content (SORRY!) I’m going to post the last few that have gone up on my channel Beauty by Pinky below


This was just a quick, Get Ready with Me for a regular day where I wanted makeup, but nothing over the top. (Please excuse the lighting and sound, I am still working out technical kinks).

This is my Collaboration with the beautiful AlyJae. We found each other and became friends via Instagram and thought it would be great to do a collaboration using Morphe Brushes palettes. I used the Limited Edition Jaclyn Hill Favorites palette (which is no longer available in palette form, but you can purchase every single shadow individually on their website), and Aly used the 35W palette for her look. We had some bumps in the road getting these videos up when we wanted, but the made it up for you all to see:) I hope you like the looks!

I filmed this FOREVER ago and forgot about it. Found it the other day and did a quick edit and posted it for you all to see. Super simple visual on how I tone my blonde hair to remove any brassy-ness, between visits to my hairdresser (which also happens to be my sister. Check out her Instagram )

This is my most recent video using the Urban Decay Naked Smoky palette (shout out to my hubby for buying this for me out of the blue!). This video was completely unplanned as far as what look I was going to do, all I knew is when I asked, everyone wanted to see a look using this palette. I warn you, this is a LONG video (unintentionally) and other than the camera difficulties and off-colored lighting in the beginning, I am VERY pleased with how it turned out. I promise I will get these technical issues resolved in my next video.

Please let me know what you would like to see next. I have the Fall Favorites Tag I will be filming along with a couple other ideas.

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Get Ready with Me: Urban Decay Naked Smoky Palette

27 Aug

Well, I’m back, but not as full force and I want to be. I’m having some computer issues currently, so I ended up filming, editing, and uploading this video from my iPhone, therefore the quality and lighting aren’t up to par. I hope you enjoy the video none-the-less, and be sure to let me know what you would like to see in future.

List of Products Used:

Eyes-
Urban Decay Primer Potion http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/cef4/
Urban Decay Naked Smoky palette http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/cef3/
U.D. 24/7 Velvet Glide-On Pencil http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/4b33/
Urban Decay mascara in Perversion http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/c10e/
Rimmel eyebrow pencil in Hazel http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/cef5/
Maybelline Eye Studio Brow Drama Tinted Gel Mousse http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/cef6/
Kiss eyelashes in Shy & Vamp stacked http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/cef7/

Face-
Smashbox Photofinish Primer http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/cef8/
Too Faced Born This Way foundation in Natural Beige http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/cef9/
Loreal Infallible foundation in #104 http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/cefa/
It Cosmetics Bye Bye Under Eye http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/cefb/
Maybelline Fit Me concealer http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/9328/
Physicians Formula Nude Wear Touch of Glow Highlighter http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/cefc/
ColourPop highlighter in Lunch Money http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/cefd/
NYC translescent loose powder http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/6473/
the Balm Bahama Mama bronzer http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/cefe/
Tarte Park Ave Princess bronzer http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/ceff/
Benefit Hervana blush http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/cf01/
Becca x Jaclyn Hill highlighter in Champagne Pop http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/cf03/
Urban Decay All Nighter setting spray http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/3f51/

Lips-
NYX lip liner in Natural http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/275f/
ColourPop Ultra Matte lip in Trap http://go.magik.ly/r/beautybypinky/b6c4/

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DISCLAIMER: The following video reflects my personal experience with the mentioned product(s). I have no affiliation with the company(ies) represented nor was I paid to endorse the said products. All were purchased with my own funds or given to me as gifts

Making a Come back!

5 May

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Hello fellow beauty lovers! Yes, I know, I have been MIA for over THREE YEARS! I can’t believe it, but you know, life happens. I’m still beauty obsessed, and am CONSTANTLY looking for the latest beauty and fashion trend & deals.

Latest news is that my Pinterest has now been converted from a personal account to a business account! I just can’t believe it! I have so many followers on there it’s insane! With that being said, it has given me an even bigger motivation to get my YouTube channel back up and running and this blog to go along with it. I hope that you will stick with me as I make this transition back into this. Thank you for all the love and support.

XOXOX,

Theresa

Beauty by Pinky

MIA…

11 Jan

Yes I know, I have been away and neglecting my blog for way too long now, and I am sorry. For now I will be posting the videos I have missed since last April in order of when they were uploaded to my Youtube channel.

EXCITING NEWS!

14 Apr InkMag2

So I have some VERY exciting news to share with you all. My makeup work has been published in an online magazine! So a few weeks back I signed up for a website called Model Mayhem, (which is for photographers, make up artist, hairstylists, models, etc.), and I was contacted by a local photographer needing a make up artist to do makeup for a local band she would be photographing for a magazine she works on. She also happened to see my work from another shoot I did back in January with my friend Shellie Vickrey of Broad Division Studios (check out her blog, website, and fanpage) and Kevin Kidder (facebook). So on a beautiful Sunday afternoon, I met Joy Newell (photographer), the writer for the article, Promise Newell, and the member of the band, Sister Rogers. I had to do make up for the two BEAUTIFUL ladies of the group, Ericka & Jenny. The were funny and so pleasant to work with. Promise interview them whilst I applied the make up, which was fun & interesting for me to hear their answers to all Promises questions. Anyway, to see my work in the magazine visit InkMagOnline and check out pages 8, 56, 59,& 60, where the girls of Sister Rogers are featured wearing my makeup. As you may be able to tell, I am so excited for this, and I thank the photographer, Joy Newell, on how amazing the photographs turned out!

Passionate Peacock

15 Mar 012-1

The other day I was asked to do a tutorial that would compliment brown eyes, well, purple is usually the best color for that, but I wanted to do a fun look too, so I added some other colors as well. Brown eyes are basically the best color eye to pull of ANYTHING. Just about any color eyeshadow compliments a brown eye. SO me being me, I made this a fun look for you all. The product list will be below

Product List:

e.l.f. under eye concealer & highlighter
MFFX e/s in Strut
MAC e/s in Freshwater
MAC e/s in Deep Truth
Make Up Forever e/s in #92
MAC e/s in Nocturnelle
MAC e/s in Vanilla
MAC fluidline in Blacktrack
Maybelline mascara in One by One Volum’ Express
Red Cherry lashes in #747L
Duo clear lash glue
e.l.f.  Eyebrow Kit in Medium
Tarina Tarantino eye line in Tommy Jet
Monistat Chaffing Powder Gel as a primer
Revlon Colorstay foundation in #150 Buff
e.l.f. translucent mattifying powder
e.l.f. blush & bronzer duo
Mary Kay Pink Stardust highlighting powder
MAC’s lipgloss in Oyster Girl
MAC’s lipgloss in Lychee Luxe

NFL Inspired Series: Pittsburgh Steelers

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PRODUCT LIST:
NYX JEP in Milk
Manly 120 palette (yellows and black)
MAC e/s in Vanilla
MAC fluidline in Blacktrak
NYX pencil liner in Black
Maybelline Falsies mascara
Miss Adoro lashes in #99
Mary Kay medium coverage foundation
MUFE HD powder
e.l.f. blush & contouring duo
Mary Kay Highlighter in Pink Stardust
Ulta lip color in Sheer Plum
MAC lipgoss in Russian Red
NYX lipgloss in Cafe Latte

 

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