Tag Archive: nail art

Oct 14 2016

Fun with Stamping Decals

fall manicure zoya courtney nail art stamping decal

Disclaimer: Some PR sample. See bottom. On September 30, I traveled up to North Jersey from South to have dinner with Christy and Jason from KBShimmer, Monica from Moni’s Manis and Michelle (and Anto!) from Ehmkay Nails. Michelle and Christy talked about Cosmoprof and as they discussed the different polish makers and bloggers in attendance, and …

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Oct 28 2015

Halloween Nail Art with Water Slide Decals

Halloween nail art OPI My Gondola or Yours? KBshimmer water slide nail decals ILNP Kaleidoscope

Disclaimer: PR Sample. See bottom If I had to choose, I’d have to say that doing nail art for Halloween and Christmas is my favorite! I’ve only managed to eek out two Halloween manis, but I tried out KBShimmer’s Halloween water slide decals in the process! I also went through some of my untried nail …

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Sep 29 2015

KBShimmer Mod Floral Water Slide Decals

KBShimmer water slide decals mod floral review and nail art on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: PR sample. See bottom. Water slide decals are incredibly easy to use, and KBShimmer recently launched a variety of them that can be used to cover the nail. Between baby (3-months-old already!!) and the move (we bought a house!!), I’ve only had time to do nail art with one of the sets, the Mod …

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Aug 31 2015

Under the Sea!

Mermaid nail art Zoya ILNP Twinkled T KBShimmer Sweet Baby by Donna Milani Cult Nails

Disclaimer: Some PR sample – see bottom. “Cinderella” might be my all-time favorite Disney movie, but “The Little Mermaid” is my second favorite! Mermaid EVERYTHING is so popular right now – mermaid hair, mermaid nails…and it really got me thinking of how I’d take on the trend. Why not incorporate my favorite mermaid? At the …

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Jun 29 2015

Psychedelic Summer Nail Look

Nail art China Glaze Daisy Know My Name? Glow with the Flow KBShimmer nail vinyl swirls on BeautyJudy

Purchased by me. I picked up the cremes in the China Glaze Electric Nights collection a few weeks ago (I passed on the glitters) because I saw some amazing water marbles and I hoped to try it myself. Finding time to set up and marble has been tough, but I couldn’t wait to get these neon …

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Jun 01 2015

Playing with OPI Color Paints

OPI Color Paints KBShimmer That's Ore Like It! nail art on BeautyJudy

Purchased by me; previous PR sample. See bottom. A couple weeks ago, I picked up three of the OPI Color Paints and the collection’s base color, Silver Canvas. I couldn’t wait to play with them. I enjoyed the OPI Sheer Tints, but loved the idea of something a bit more pigmented. Well, I loved my mani so …

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Mar 17 2015

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Zoya Tiana and ILNP Open Fields nail art on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. Just a quick hello and Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I thought I’d share my green mani from last week! I used Zoya Tiana for my base. I wore Tiana plain for a couple days before whipping out some of my vinyl nail decals (I can’t remember but I THINK they …

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Oct 15 2014

MoYou Nails Stamping

Moyou nails cosmoprof north america las vegas 2014 review and swatches on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. While at Cosmoprof North America Las Vegas this past July, I met the folks behind MoYou Nails. MoYou Nails is not to be confused with MoYou London! They were one at one time joined, but now they are separate companies. A MoYou Nails rep told me they have stamp designs …

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Sep 23 2014

#31DC2014 Days 13-18!

#31ddc2014 animal print nail art Pixi Beauty Almond Glow Moyou London plate Back to the 80s 02 stamped with Konad special polish black pearl orly instant water-based artist solid gold on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Some press samples. See bottom. I feel like I finally stepped up my game during these six days of the 31 Daily Challenge 2014! I tried some more freehand, and gave a little more thought around what I did. I wasn’t sick anymore, and it showed! There was only one day I “phoned it in,” …

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Sep 16 2014

#31DC2014 – Days 7-12!

#31DC2014 Nail Art Milani Cosmetics Spotlight white Nubar Two-Way Nail Art Pen black on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Some press samples. See bottom. I can’t believe I have completed 12 days of the 31 Day Challenge for 2014 – techically, at the writing of this post, I’ve completed more than that! But this post focuses on the nail art for days 7-12! Day 7 Day 7 prompt: Black and white nails! I …

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