Tag: holographic

Feb 08 2013

SquareHue January 2013

I just got my February SquareHue box, which reminded me that oh crap! I hadn’t written about my January box yet! January’s box included a wintery-themed mix of three colors. A sheer, white frosty shimmer called Arctic Frost, a baby blue creme called Glacier Skies and a blue with fine holographic glitter called Midnight Flurries. I swatched, but haven’t …

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Dec 07 2012

Orly Naughty or Nice Collection Holiday 2012

I’ve already started incorporating Orly’s Naughty or Nice holiday polishes into my holiday nail art! I love the selection of glitters, the standard reds and what caught me most by surprise was the blue and holo glitter, Angel Eyes! But I couldn’t decide. This year, am I primarily naughty or nice?! How about some swatches?! …

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Oct 23 2012

Zoya Ornate Collection for Holiday 2012

If you love holographic, glitzy polishes, then you really can’t miss out on the Zoya Ornate collection! Ornate, Zoya’s holiday offering, is six beautiful and celebratory polishes that shimmer and glow. Not one of these polishes disappointed me! With this collection, I felt like I skipped right over Thanksgiving and Christmas and went straight into ringing in the …

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Oct 22 2012

Chick Nail Polish New Colors

Quite possibly one of the cutest nail polish company logos around belongs to Chick Nail Polish. I love that little birdie! The cute logo matches everything else that’s good about this up-and-coming polish brand. It’s Big 3 Free (but also formaldehyde, DBP and toluene free) and has a great color selection that bears fun and thematic names like Hen House and …

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Sep 04 2012

New Layla Cosmetics Polishes

I finally have swatches and brief reviews of those new Layla Cosmetics launches I mentioned in my Layla Cosmoprof post a couple weeks ago! Over the last year, Layla has become one of my top five favorite polish brands, as in, if I could only keep and buy polishes from five brands of polish, this would be …

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Aug 03 2012

Cosmoprof 2012: New Stuff from American International Industries (aka, China Glaze!)

When most people think about China Glaze, they don’t think that the brand is a sibling to various false lash brands, or skin care…or even men’s shaving care! But it is! And the American International Industries booth at Cosmoprof North America (held in Las Vegas July 22-24) was hopping with awesome goodies to share again, this year! …

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Jan 28 2012

Nail Mail Spam!

I haven’t done a nail mail spam post in forever, so I figured I’d show off my new goodies! I ordered from Llarowe for the first time. I know, I’m so behind the times! I was disappointed that so much of what I wanted wasn’t in stock, but I quickly learned how great the proprietor …

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Nov 11 2011

What’s in a Name?! Finishing with Finishes

Last week I started a new series called “What’s in a Name?!” in an attempt to decode and demystify jargone used in the nail fanatic community! Today, I’d like to finish up with decoding the different types of finishes that polish can have – as I mentioned last week, these are all my own opinions …

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Oct 30 2011

Three Little Pumpkins!

Who can resist those little pumpkin polishes from RiteAid? Not this girl! I showed some restraint and only picked up three, though! None of them had an individual name. Here’s what the tags looked like: These are made by Blue Cross Beauty. You can read more about Blue Cross by clicking here! Let’s get to …

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Aug 13 2011

Glitter Gal Frappe

The community has been abuzz! Overall Beauty is selling Glitter Gal! We are able to get these holographic hotties on our fingertips with ease – and with the customer service I think most of us have come to know and love from Kim! I ordered Marine Blue, Lizard Belly, Light as a Feather and Frappe. …

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