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Cherry blossoms

This is a manicure I did way back in February, but didn’t find the time to upload! It works out though, because it’s spring now and cherry blossoms are a little more appropriate ūüėČ My nails were long in February, I miss my long nails… Oh well! The base is the gorgeous Powder Perfect – […]

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H&M – Rose Chiffon

H&M – Rose Chiffon¬†3 coats + top coat. You know I’m not a fan of having to use three coats, but this color is just so pretty that I’m actually fine with it! It’s a milky pink sheer polish packed with gold shimmer. The shimmer isn’t to obvious in these photos, but I tried to […]

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New Orleans gradient

I haven’t posted nails since February! Like I said in my previous post I’m crazy busy these days so I only do my nails about once a week :-O whaaaAAAAAAAAaaat? I bought the New Orleans collection in early march, and I’ve been trying to swatch it when ever I have time. But when I got […]


L’Oreal True Match Lumi Cushion Foundation – First Impression

This is my first impression / wear test of the L’Oreal Cushion Foundation! The foundation goes under both names “True Match Lumi Cushion Foundation” and “Nude Magique Cushion Foundation”. On a different note; yes, I’m a little MIA lately, my new job is crazy busy so unfortunately my blog is not being prioritized as much […]


2015 Nail Polish Favorites

Finally! I have finished editing my favorite nail polishes of 2015 video! I filmed it in January, but I’ve just been too busy to find the time to edit, but better late than never!                   And my favorite manicures:                 […]

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Powder Perfect – Uncharted Territory

Powder Perfect – Uncharted Territory¬†2 coats + top coat Is it like a whole week since my last post? Ugh,¬†I really love my new job, but¬†I’m so exhausted when I get home my blog is falling a little behind But, lets talk about this nail polish, isn’t it just stunning?! This is more of a […]

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Cupcake Polish – Chicago

Cupcake Polish – Chicago 2 coats + top coat. I can’t get over how awesome my new idies are! Like I said in my previous indie swatch post, I’m obsessed with pink holos at the moment, and this is the second one I bought. This doesn’t just have an amazing linear holographic effect though. It […]

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Marble nail fail

I guess I’m being too hard on my self when I’m calling this a “fail”, because it’s not really bad, it’s just now I had imagined! I think it would look better/more like I wanted it to, if I didn’t use as much black polish, I wanted more of the white base to show through. […]

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Cupcake Polish РFolies Bergère

Cupcake Polish – Folies Berg√®re 2 coats + top coat I love this pink polish! I’ve been indie shopping lately, and more specifically, pink indie shopping! But not just any kind of pink.. HOLO PINK! I don’t have a lot of holographic polishes, but I want to collect some more, hence the shopping spree. Like […]


2015 Beauty Favorites

Are you interested in makeup as well as nail polish? Check out my favorite beauty products of 2015! My favorite nail polishes of 2015 are coming up very soon as well, so stay tuned! Products mentioned: Clarisonic Mia 2 Eve Lom Cleanser Clinique Turnaround Overnight Revitalizing Moisturizer Urban Decay Naked Skin Weightless Ultra Definition Liquid […]


Pretty & Polished – Universally Loved

Pretty & Polished – Universally Loved 3 coats + top coat. It’s a while since I’ve been indie shopping! I’m hoping 2016 will be the year of indies for me, because there are so many fantastic indie polishes out there! This is Universally Loved from Pretty & Polished, the bottle shot looked more holographic, so […]

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Everyday glam

Sometimes you just want to glam it up just a little bit! So I used¬†OPI ‚Äď Purple Palazzo Pants and slapped on some rhinestones! Because I’m also patiently waiting for spring. That’s a lie, I’m not patient at all! Related posts: Dancing with the stars Elegantly blinged Doodle Flowers with tutorial Floral water color


Look Fantastic Beauty Box Unboxing | January 2016

January 2016 Beauty Box from Look Fantastic! Read more on the Look Fantastic website. Products I got: Kebelo Clarifying Shampoo Kebelo Ailk Conditioner Bellapierre Shimmer Shadow – Earth Dr Lancer The Method: Polish Nuxe Nuxellence Detox Darphin Azahar Cleansing Micellar Water Related posts: Look Fantastic Beauty Box Unboxing | October 2015 Look Fantastic Beauty Box […]

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Galaxy nails!

I finally did galaxy nails! Can you believe that in my three years of blogging about nail art I’ve never done galaxy nails before? I have been feeling very uninspired lately, I have obviously been MIA since middle of December. I started a new job (again), went “home” for the holidays and have been feeling […]


Holiday Makeup Tutorial – featuring IsaDora Holiday 2015

I did a makeup tutorial using some of the products from the new IsaDora Holiday 2015 Collection! IsaDora Holiday Collection review. You can get IsaDora here. Products mentioned: IsaDora Twist-Up Blush & Go – A day on the Riviera IsaDora – Zifandel IsaDora – Golden Eyes palette Other products used: Mac Pro Longwear Concealer Laura […]