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Beauty Blog Advent Calendar – Flakies and Opalescents

Today’s beauty blog advent calendar features flakes and opalescents. From left to right I have Ozotic 507 (not a flakey, but a multi-chrome) – Orly Twilight – Orly Shining Star – Finger Paints Flecked – Finger Paints Motley – Cult Nails Unicorn Puke (also known as Clairvoyant, and I suspect it is similar to Finger Paints Twisted) – Sephora OPI Blasted Opalescent Gold – Sephora OPI Blasted Opalescent. All of these colors are swatched in one coat, on top of one coat of Orly Liquid Vinyl. […]

December 19th, 2011|Categories: Nails, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |8 Comments
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Ombre Nails

So I decided to do Ombre Nails after playing around the other night. Each nail has a base coat and a top coat, as well as the colors used. […]

November 15th, 2010|Categories: Beauty, Nails, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |4 Comments

Recent Nails

Recently I painted my nails with BB Couture’s Blue Bahama and put an accent of Orly’s Galaxy Girl. […]

August 23rd, 2010|Categories: Nails, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Monday Manicure

Here's what I've got on my tips:Color Club Milky White Base Coat3 coats - Finger Paints Coral Completement3 coats - Piggy Polish Parting WavesStars - Nyx Girls CN243China Glaze Fast Forward Top CoatCoral Completement is very pretty. It's a coral shade with pink shimmer.Parting Waves is a lovey turquoise shade.

March 22nd, 2010|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |0 Comments

Aqua Grey

Today I wanted to do a look with bright aqua and I grabbed a grey because I thought it might make a pretty crease color.  Anyway, I really love how this look turned out, and I got several compliments on it at work as well as some from complete strangers. That made me feel good [...]

January 14th, 2010|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |15 Comments

Finger Paints Icy Iris

So my pictures suck, but I'm loving Icy Iris by Finger Paints. It's from the Finger Paints Holiday 2009 collection. I HATE that Finger Paints doesn't seem to do much in the way of advertising or updating their website. I really like their nail polish. Unfortunately my Sally's didn't have very many shades, so I [...]

November 30th, 2009|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |8 Comments

Finger Paints Sunburst Summer Collection

When I was at Sally's Beauty Supply today, I finally saw the Finger Paints Sunburst Summer Collection. I picked out Turquoise Tile, Cherry Ices and Strawberry Shake. The other colors in the collection are Yellow Bikini, which is a lemony sort of yellow that I almost nabbed, but decided against because I just don't really [...]

May 3rd, 2009|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |10 Comments