Monthly Archives: May 2015

De-potting 101

De-potting 101: keep the labels so you remember what’s what!    Advertisements

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New Trend: Watercolor Nail Art

I am sure watercolor nail art was invented before now, in fact Karen at beautygeeks showed us Janine’s post on Leeanne Colley’s waterworks back in 2011. Nevertheless the trend is reemerging!     I found this cool Formula X by … Continue reading

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OPI Gaining Mole-Mentum

OPI Gaining Mole-Mentum (Soft Shades 2014) is a gold-and-copper flake glitter that packs a punch in one coat, and lays flat.     Any roughness from the textured shards is remedied with one layer of top coat. Shown here over Rimmel … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Nail Art

Happy Memorial Day!    A little blue for our flag and a spangled stripe make for a lovely tribute within this negative space design.

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Match Your Nails to Your Toaster


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How to Save A Life (I Mean Nail)

Nooo! Whyeeeee?! A giant tear in my nayo. And I just have them this gorgeous color!    How does it happen? Not enough nail oil at night? Are splits just inevitable? I have learned that in times of trouble it’s … Continue reading

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OPI I Sao Paolo Over There

Last summer’s purple taupe is this summer’s fab find!   OPI I Sao Paolo Over There (Summer 2014 Brazil collection) is a lovely taupe creme with purple undertones that has a sheer first layer and is opaque by the second smooth … Continue reading

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Thank You For Being a Friend OPI 

   Even though warm, pink, frosted nails make me feel like a cast member of the Golden Girls, I had to give this shade a try. OPI Suzi Sells Sushi By the Seashore (Spring 2005 Japanese collection) is a gorgeous … Continue reading

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Bottles and Bottles

Here’s a Walgreens haul showcasing some of the best Spring 2015 Limited Edition shades the drugstore polish lines have to offer!                

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China Glaze Secret Periwinkle

   LEMMING SQUASHED: China Glaze Secret Periwinkle is a gorgeous, dusty periwinkle blue creme that is saturated despite its muted shade. The first coat is sheer, but it is opaque by the second one. I have sought this color on … Continue reading

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