Tags archives: orly

Teal Thursday Milani Aqua Brisk

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Happy Teal Thursday! This week's Teal Thursday features Milani Aqua Brisk (new for Spring 2014) and Orly Sparkling Garbage. I took several pictures outside in direct sunlight with no flash. Sparkling Garbage combined with Aqua Brisk makes for stunning nails! Seriously I can't stop staring at them. Let me let you in on a little secret. I'm right hand d[...]

Makeup Wars Best Summer Manis

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// Happy Monday! It's time for another Makeup Wars! This time we're bringing you our best Summer Manis. I've got an awesome mani for you as well as several favorite shades to look at. For my mani above I used Pretty Serious The Pink One for the bright pink that has intense blue shimmer. For the white nails, I used a base of Illamasqua Scorch, then l[...]

Sephora Picks, Hard Candy & More

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Hi everyone! I promised to do more videos, so I've got another video for you today. It's of the items that I picked up from Sephora, Walmart and Sally's Beauty. I've got swatches of the items, too. 1. Kat Von D Lock-it Tattoo Foundation in Light 42. 2. NARS Light Reflecting Loose Setting Powder Translucent Crystal 3. Buxom Full Bodied Lipstic[...]

Phyrra's Most Popular Posts of 2012

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To create my most popular posts of 2012 list, I relied on site stats. These are the posts that received the most buzz this year. 1. Urban Decay Naked Skin Liquid Foundation Review 2. Urban Decay Vice Palette Review 3. Urban Decay Smoked Palette Review 4. Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Lip Tar Swatches Part 1 5. Obsessive Compulsive[...]

Makeup Wars - Favorite Fall Nail Colors

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It's time for another round of Makeup Wars. This time we're showing off our Favorite Fall Nail Colors! Row 1: Orly Prisma Gloss Gold - Pretty Serious Morning Java - NARS Desperado - Cult Nails Iconic - Cult Nails Let Me Fly - Cult Nails Living Water Row 2: butter London Wallis - butter London the Full Monty - Nubar Gold Leaf - Nubar Peacock Feath[...]

Peacock Inspired Mani

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So I saw this lovely manicure and it inspired me to try a peacock inspired manicure, only I went more golden green than teal green. Here are the products I used.   1. Start with your base coat. I used Cult Nails Get It On Base coat. 2. I applied 2 coats of Essie Dive Bar. 3. I applied 1 coat of Ozotic 507, roughly in a rou[...]

Happy 4th of July

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If you celebrate the 4th of July, have a happy and safe day. I did a little mani to celebrate. I was trying for fireworks. My base color is Orly Royal Navy. I used Cult Nails Annalicious as my red. I used a bit of Sinful Colors All About You as the golden bursts. Hopefully you'll like my fireworks mani, as I tried to capture the beaut[...]