TONS of items added!

I just added items to my eBay store, The Red Bow Boutique. New and used clothing, shoes and swimsuits (some pictured below), new makeup and beauty items and more!


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Hurry! Once they are gone, they’re gone!


MAKEUP GIVEAWAY + February Monthly Favorites

So I finally hit 100 subscribers!

As my thanks to you all, I’m doing my first makeup giveaway! Instructions on how to enter are in my February Monthly Favorites video:

Good luck everyone!

HAUL | First MAC Makeup Haul + H&M + Marshalls

I’m not afraid to admit that I was anti-MAC cosmetics. I purposely avoided the brand for as long as I could.


I tend to get turned off when brands, movies, etc. are too popular. I also was annoyed that you couldn’t find the brand at Sephora or Ulta.

Recently, I decided to let go of my preconceptions and visit a MAC store.

Here’s what I got (along with H&M and Marshalls purchases):

What did you think of this haul? Did I get the best of what MAC has to offer? Comment below.

Valentine’s Day Makeup + Outfit Ideas | MissAlinaMina + FlannelandDiamonds Collab

Valentine’s Day is just 4 days away and if you haven’t already, it’s time to plan out your complete look.

This weekend I got to collaborate with fashion blogger Chesi, from FlannelandDiamonds to create an affordable, but glamorous, Valentine’s Day look.

The makeup…IMG_7149


  • Revlon Photoready Eye Primer + Brightener
  • Maybelline Eyeshadow Quad | Natural Smokes
  • NYX Natural Palette | Darkest brown
  • Maybelline Line Stiletto | Blackest Black
  • Maybelline Masterprecise Studio Eyeliner | Black
  • NYX Eyeliner pencil | Jet Black
  • L’Oreal Voluminous Original Mascara | Black
  • L’Oreal Voluminous Million Lashes Mascara | Black
  • NYX Eyebrow Cake Powder | Taupe/Ash


  • NYX Pore Filler Primer
  • Revlon Colorstay Whipped Foundation | Medium Beige
  • Covergirl Trublend Fixstick Concealer | l 5.6.7
  • Covergirl Trublend Fixstick Concealer | m
  • Revlon Colorstay Undereye Concealer | Light/Medium
  • Rimmel Stay Matte Pressed Powder | Silky Beige
  • Physician’s Formula How-to Bronze
  • Milani Baked Blush | Luminoso
  • Covergirl trumagic | the luminizer
  • NYX | HD Studio Finishing Powder


  • Maybelline Color Sensational Lipstick | On Fire Red


Now, for the fashion…

Valentines Day Outfit

Visit FlannelandDiamonds to get details on this look (and don’t forget to subscribe!)

What are you wearing for Valentine’s Day? Comment below!

2014 New Year’s Resolutions | What Mine Are and How to Keep Yours!

The start of a new year usually means the start of new year’s resolutions. I’m not too crazy about New Year’s resolutions because people tend to set themselves up for failure.

Check out what my resolutions are this year and how you can keep yours:

Comment below with your New Year’s resolutions!

What I Got For Christmas 2013

Whew! I can’t believe Christmas has come and gone. I hope you all had a very Merry Christmas if you celebrate.

I don’t usually get many gifts for christmas aside from money and gift cards, but this year I got a few really neat (and practical!) things.

Check out everything I got here:

What did you all get for Christmas? Comment down below!