Category archives: Nails

Superficially Colorful Lacquers

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Today I want to introduce you to Superficially Colorful Lacquers. SC Lacquers are 5-free, meaning they're made withouot dibutyl phthalate (DBP), camphor, formaldehyde resin, formaldehyde or toluene. They're also cruelty free and vegan. Superficially Colorful is a small indie company run by Jin, a spunky redhead from Israel. She's a talented programm[...]

Literary Lacquers 2014 Community Collection

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Today I wanted to share the Literary Lacquers 2014 Community Collection with you. I already shared Grasshopper with Cotton Candy Hair, which I love, so you must see the rest. Availability Literary Lacquers (reopens on Jan. 12, 2015) I do love the new, updated logo that Literary Lacquers has with the stylized book open above the name. Very cool! [...]

Literary Lacquers Grasshopper with Cotton Candy Hair

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Merry Christmas Eve! I wanted to show you the gorgeous Literary Lacquers Grasshopper with Cotton Candy Hair. Grasshopper with Cotton Candy Hair is from the Harry Dresden series (The Dresden Files) by Jim Butcher. The  main character, Harry, is a wizard and he calls his apprentice Molly the grasshopper with cotton candy hair. At one point her hair is ha[...]

Crow's Toes Nidavellir Nail Polish

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I wanted to show you a recent polish acquisition of mine - Crow's Toes Nidavellir. Llarowe describes it as a teal to magenta color shifter with coordinating color shift glitters. This is one of the most amazing polishes that I've seen in a long time, and I feel like I frequently see gorgeous polish. To my eyes Nidavellir has a beautiful purple base wit[...]

What are the Best Subscription Boxes?

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// After my video Friday, I've had several of you email me to ask what subscription boxes I've tried and what the best subscription boxes were in my experience. I've tried a fair amount of subscription box services at this point, including Beauty Box 5, GlossyBox, Vegan Cuts Beauty Box, Petit Vour, Madd Style Madd Cat Box, Rainbow Honey Mini Mystery [...]

Girly Bits Mint-al Precision

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I created two different manis with Girly Bits Mint-al Precision to share with you. Mint-al Precision is such a fresh feeling aqua-mint with blue and green shifting flakes. It's gorgeous on its own or with glitter layered on top. It's not too blue or too green. On one hand I added an accent nail of Shleee Polish Nightmare Moon, filled with glitter sh[...]

Best Cruelty Free Makeup For $5 or Less

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Today I wanted to share with you my picks for the Best Cruelty Free Makeup for $5 or less. If you're shopping for cruelty free budget beauty items, you may not know the best places to look. Never fear! You can find some great buys at Ulta, the drugstore, or online (my personal favorite place to shop!). Eyeshadows As you know, I have a dragon's hoar[...]