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Candy Canes

Next theme in the December nail art challenge is “Candy Canes”. I used my favorite holiday red OPI – Ro-Man-Ce On the Moon, from last years’ holiday collection! Then I stamped using Cheeky Jumbo plate #6 and white stamping polish from MoYou London. This is the first time I tried a clear stamper, and it worked so […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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IsaDora – Wine Crush

IsaDora – Wine Crush 2 coats Great news!!! I found this polish still available at eleven.se, so go buy it if you’re like me and still love textured nail polishes! I thought I would share that fantastic news with you and share my swatches as well, this is so beautiful for fall. I also saw someone use […]

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.   […]

Palm trees sunset gradient nail art manicure

Palm trees in the setting sun

The gradient I did the other day reminded me of a summer sunset so I decided to paint some silhouettes of palm trees over top! Yes, I did a pretty much identical manicure two years ago, but I remember liking it so much, so I don’t mind! Obviously, the gradient is using  Go With The Lava […]

OPI - Go With The Lava Flow and This Color’s Making Waves! gradient manicure nail art

Lava Flowing in Waves summer gradient

Since I’m obsessed with Go With The Lava Flow and This Color’s Making Waves! from OPI’s Hawaii collection, I’m pretty much using them in every single manicure these days. So of course I did a gradient as well! I have now moved out of my apartment, and am living temporarily with my boyfriend in his apartment, which is […]

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Polisher’s Inc. – What’s On TV

Today’s challenge for Polisher’s Inc. is “What’s on TV”. And what have I been most obsessed over on TV lately? Game of Thrones of course! So obviously I created Game of Thrones inspired nails! They were hard to photograph, I regret not using a matte top coat, because the glossy top coat creates a reflection making […]

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Fifty Shades Skittle

Inspired by the new Fifty Shades Of Grey collection, I made a skittle manicure!   Index – My Silk Tie with a Romantically Involved dotticure. Middle is a gradient using Cement The Deal, Embrace The Gray and Dark Side Of The Mood. On My ring finger I used two coats of Shine For Me and on my pinky is Romantically Involved. […]

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OPI – Fifty Shades Of Grey swatches

I am so excited to show you these swatches! Of the new OPI Fifty Shades Of Grey collection! Not that I’m a fan of the books, I read them because everyone was reading them and I wanted to know what they were talking about. But honestly, without giving away any serious spoliers, it just got […]