Tag Archive: Holiday 2011

Nov 09 2011

Zoya Gems and Jewels Holiday Collection

When one of the polish fairies at Zoya shared with me a glimpse at the gorgeous Gems and Jewels collection in August, I am pretty sure I “squee”-ed in delight! Gems and Jewels includes three metallic shimmers and three “glitter glazes.” The highlight of this collection? It’s for sure, the “glitter glazes,” which include bar glitter! …

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Nov 02 2011

Nicole by OPI Holiday Glitters

Oh yes, Andy Williams, the holiday season is indeed the most wonderful time of the year! It’s time for LOTS of glitter nail polish!! To help feed into the frenzy for a good, sparkly manicure during this year’s festive season, Nicole by OPI has launched four, limited edition lacquers simply called, Holiday Glitters. “The holiday season’s celebratory …

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Oct 05 2011

CND Plum Truffle for Holiday 2011

CND Holiday 2011 – Wow! My first holiday collection review of 2011! Can you believe that we are into October already? It’s hard to believe that the winter holidays are fast approaching, signaled to me by the press releases and sales starting to pop up on sites for holiday nail polish collections! Luckily, CND’s Plum …

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Aug 29 2011

Cosmoprof Sneak Peek: CND

Earlier today I shared my Cosmoprof Shellac experience, and now I’d like to share with you the upcoming polishes CND is releasing over the next couple months! First up is the Pink Wishes Colour and Effects Duo, created for Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October. Left to Right: Pink Wishes Colour (cotton-candy pink) and Pink Wishes Effect (pale …

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Aug 08 2011

Cosmoprof Sneak Peek: OPI

When I walked into the OPI booth at Cosmoprof NA in Las Vegas last week, my eyes were immediately drawn to the upcoming Muppets holiday collection. It’s not just the glitter, folks, it’s the sentimentality! I grew up watching The Muppets! So that’s where I’ll start this sneak peek at OPI from the conference! The …

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Aug 07 2011

Cosmoprof Sneak Peek: SpaRitual

Orly and SpaRitual made a hell of a showing at Cosmoprof North America in Las Vegas last weekend (July 31st – Aug 2nd). Yesterday I showed you Orly’s upcoming collections and product launches, and today I have SpaRitual’s! They were both so pretty, I didn’t want to do them in one post, I wanted to …

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Aug 06 2011

Cosmoprof Sneak Peek: Orly

At Cosmoprof North America in Las Vegas last weekend, Orly (and SpaRitual, which shared booth space, but separate post on that!) had an AMAZING booth. Everything was killer. Although I was primarily interested in coming nail polish collections, and even skin care, it would be unfair to mention Orly without showing you their newest product, the Gel FX …

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Aug 05 2011

Cosmoprof Sneak Peek: American Interanational Industries (IE, China Glaze!)

One of the booths I encountered at Cosmoprof that I could have spent an hour in was the American International Industries booth. AII not only creates China Glaze, they put out Poshe. They put out Seche Vite. They do the It’s So Easy Stripe Rite nail art lacquers I love to buy at Sally’s Beauty. And …

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Aug 04 2011

Cosmoprof Sneak Peek: Jessica

Serving as a powerful stage more than 25,000 attendees and more than 760 exhibitors, Cosmoprof North America connected everyone, helped them experience new products, and aided them to conduct significant business meetings. As one of about 100 online media representatives attending the show, I took it all in. And I was blown away by all the new products from …

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Aug 02 2011

Cosmoprof Sneak Peek: Essie

One of the brands I was most impressed with at the Cosmoprof show was Essie. This brand has gone far out of it’s old box of conservative French manicure and neutral pinky colors and really stepped into its own with trendy colors made with a quality formula! I hadn’t seen the fall collection, Carry On, until …

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