Pink Glitter Cut Crease | Holiday Makeup Tutorial

Pink Glitter Cut Crease | Holiday Makeup Tutorial

Pink sparkly lids for the holidays! I have to admit that I’m actually pretty proud of how both the look and video turned out, so please let me know what you think as well! Products used: Morphe 35O Makeup Geek foiled shadow – Nostalgic Kat Von D Tattoo Liner Elf Glitter Primer Violet Voss – […]

Santa Claus nails nail art Christmas holiday nail art manicure red glitter nails | Polished Elegance nail art blog

Santa nails

I’m trying to do a challenge for December! It’s the “GlamNailsChallenge” for December, first theme is “Santa Claus”. I was supposed to post this on the 4th, but I completely forgot! Since I’m a little late with this manicure I decided to go pretty simple, I used a red polish as my base but you […]

OPI - Every Month is Oktoberfest | Polished Elegance nail art blog

Every Month is Oktoberfest

I have been gone for a loooong time, and then I just popped up with a video! I have barely worn nail polish the last 6 months, life has just been too busy to live, I’m not kidding. But I filmed a “get ready with me” video where I talk a little about what’s been […]

Polished Elegance - swatch review nail polish IsaDora Holiday 2015 Collection

IsaDora Holiday 2015 – Nail polish swatches and review

Swatches and review of the new Holiday 2015 collection from IsaDora! In my video I also talk about the makeup products, so check that out if you’re interested and I also talk more in depth about each nail polish But keep reading for a ton of swatch pictures! A gold holographic glitter polish, what says […]

nail art tutorial - glitter gradient

Nail art tutorial – Glitter Gradient

Glitter gradient manicures are my favorite to do! It’s so quick and simple, but still so pretty and glamorous, and they are perfect for the holidays! I have a couple of ways of doing glitter gradients, in this video I show you how I do it and give you some tips and tricks. Polishes used: […]

Madam Glam Glitter My Life, I Love Winter, All Redy, swatch review nail polish nail art blog

Madam Glam holiday nail polish

Madam Glam asked me if I wanted to try some of their holiday shades, now that Christmas is (finally!!) right around the corner. And if you read my previous Madam Glam review, I’m sure you know why I said yes, because their polishes are amazing!   Check out my video review at the top of […]

OPI - My Private Jet swatch nail polish manicure

Pink Private Jet

Since I was already wearing¬†OPI – My Private Jet, I figured I’d dress it up a little and wear it over the weekend! I did some simple triangles using¬†IsaDora – Pink Crush and I love this combination! I had imagined it with a gold textured polish, but it turns out I don’t have a gold […]

China Glaze the Great Outdoors collection swatches and review China Glaze fall 2015 nail polish collection

China Glaze The Great Outdoors Collection | Swatches and review

Are you ready for another fall nail polish collection? Today I’m showing you the China Glaze fall 2015 collection – The Great Outdoors! have a video review as well as a blog post, watch the video to get more of my in depth thoughts about each polish and over all thoughts on this collection.   […]

Deborah Lippmann Mermaids Kiss

Chevron Mermaid tips

Another one of my “introduction to my nails” manicures! Like I said in my previous post, I started a new job, and I don’t want to scare off my new colleagues with my nail art, so I’m slowly introducing them to nail art with some very simple manicures.   I used¬†Deborah Lippmann – Mermaid’s Kiss, […]

Shimmer Polish - Stephanie swatch review - Polished Elegance

Shimmer Polish – Stephanie

Shimmer Polish – Stephanie I think this might be my favorite of my¬†Shimmers, I love the deep blue color of this, and it’s so sparkly! Stephanie is mostly blue glitter (in all shades), but it also has some red and gold for an added effect. Here you can see how it builds up to full […]

Negative space striping tape manicure, OPI - Dark Side Of The Mood, Polished Elegance

Polisher’s Inc. – Negative Space

This weeks challenge for Polisher’s Inc. is “Negative Space”! I am not a fan of negative space manicures, on my own nails, because my nails are so stained! Negative space, in art, is the space around and between the subject(s) of an image. Negative space may be most evident when the space around a subject, […]