OPI Espana collection – finally on my hands!

I’ve been anticipating the OPI fall line for weeks! Yesterday my friend Denise and I were at Ulta at 11 a.m., sale circulars in hand, and found we didn’t have to go far into the store to find it. We grabbed baskets and took about five steps and there was the display!I scored a polish for …

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Goodbye fakies and hello healing products!

I did a bad thing on Thursday night. I tore off the acrylic overlay on my nails. I lifted the already weakened acrylic with my fingers, I chipped away at it with nail clippers and yes, I slid a thin metal nail file to lift unlifted nails off my sensitive nail beds. I figured it’d be easy to …

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Cuddle with Color – Essie Fall 2009

I stopped in Ulta to impatiently check and see if they’d gotten in the OPI Espana collection and was disappointed that no, not yet, they don’t have it.*sigh* But then I looked on one of the end caps and they had a display of Essie, Cuddle with Color – their Fall 2009 line up! I was …

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Drug Store Finds: Walgreens

I left the Teal Toes post up an extra day this week because a) it got so much attention and b) I felt it was an important cause and I wanted as many people as possible to learn about the cool things they can accomplish with teal toe nail polish! 🙂 So today I decided …

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Ovarian cancer awareness through Teal Toes!

If you saw your friend sporting teal toenails, what would you say? “Daring color!” Or maybe just, “that’s such a pretty color!” How about, “Cool, you’re promoting ovarian cancer awareness, right?” The month of September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and to help bring attention to the fifth leading cause of cancer death in women, …

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A bright comparison: Funky Fingers vs. Color Club

We have a lot of beauty supply stores in a so-many-miles radius of where I live. In the hopes that I might find some of the brands that I normally order off the web, I struck out to hit some of these stores, and man, I struck gold! After hitting one shop, Image Beauty, I scored a couple Color Club …

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Sunday Nail of the Day

I’m around this weekend, so I’ve got something to post! I have recently discovered Color Club, and I love it! Especially their neons. Yoooow! So here you go, my bright Nail of the Day (NOTD) is Color Club Explosive with nail art lacquers for the flower: The second photo shows you that it kind of …

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Three New Essie’s!

I got this email the other day: Woo! Essie Loves Diamonds by Judith Ripka. The colors are (from left to right) Heart My JR Jewels, Put a Ripka Ring On It and Queen of Hearts, in case you can’t read the writing in the ad. Apparently, in three bottles of the limited edition collection, there is …

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Tokaido Express – NARS’ new Fall 2009 nail color

When I think of NARS, I don’t think nail polish.  I think Orgasm – the blush and lip gloss color, that is! But the company does have a collection of nail polishes (also in Orgasm!), and this fall they’ve added Tokaido Express to the list. Tokaido Express is described on the NARS web site as …

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Thursday poll 7/30 and OMG – Enchanted Forest and Dark Room!

So here we are, another Thursday! I will get to the poll but I had to share my exciting swatches: Is Enchanted Forest not one of the smoothest creme polishes you’ve ever seen!? Ok, maybe I am a bit carried away hehehehe. I am not sure if I’m gaga for this because of all the buzz, …

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