Tag: nail polish

Cosmoprof 2013: Nubar

I found out about Nubar mostly through other bloggers, but notably from a blogger who doesn’t blog anymore. She had long nails, and did amazing Konadicures with Nubar polishes as the base, long before there were other companies producing stamping plates. Her blog was called The NailPhile or The NailPhiles – who remembers her?! Anyway, over …

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Cosmoprof 2013: China Glaze/Seche

One of my longest meetings at Cosmoprof North America Las Vegas (July 14-16) was with American International Industries (AII) – it’s the parent company for brands like China Glaze, Seche, It’s So Easy, IBD and Ardell lashes. Why so long? Because there was so much to take in! And I didn’t even get the entire …

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Cosmoprof 2013: Nanacoco

I discovered Nanacoco earlier this year while covering New York Fashion Week (check out this post, & visit my article on Nail It! Magazine for deets on the polish!). One of the models sported a shade, and my curiosity was piqued. So when I saw their booth at Cosmoprof North America Las Vegas (July 14-16), …

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Butter London to Launch Bespoke Colour Cosmetic Collection

  Butter London is launching a new collection of makeup, called Bespoke Colour Cosmetics! The new products will launch August 1st, on Ulta.com and butterlondon.com. Butter London has created what it calls a “dynamic collection of products that defy stereotypes and pay homage to the latest beauty and fashion trends.” The Bespoke Colour Cosmetics collection delivers “the …

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Zoya Pixie Dust Fall 2013

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom for more.   I’ve been sharing a lot of brand news since returning from Cosmoprof, and I hope you’ve liked what you’ve seen. But while sharing what’s coming is exciting, I also want to temper my coverage with some reviews of products that are also newsworthy! So! Who else is excited that …

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Barielle Giveaway!

Disclaimer: Prize provided by Barielle. See bottom for more. Thanks for the lovely folks at Barielle, I’m hosting a giveaway with some of their best nail treatments, and two hot summer nail polish collections – Summer Brights and Brilliant Colors! Here’s what you’ll win! A five-pack of the Barielle Summer Brights (click here for swatches). A five-pack …

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Cosmoprof 2013: NCLA

I’ve become a bit obsessed with NCLA‘s Nail Wraps. They are funky, they are fun and they are…simply California. I stopped by NCLA’s booth at Cosmoprof North America Las Vegas (July 14-16) to get the low down on new launches not just in Nail Wraps but also nail polish! But I confess, I’ve used a …

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Ciate Corrupted Neon Manicure Review

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom for more. I Ciate has contributed to the nail market by offering ready-to-use kits that make DIY nail art easier for someone who might not be an “enthusiast,” but someone who wants to try a trend and likes that they can get all the supplies in one box! Ciate’s latest kit …

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Zoya Cashmeres and Satins for Fall 2013

Zoya is introducing two more collections for fall! Cashmere cremes – six creamy, fall hues, and Satins, five silky, satin metallics with one gold “cellophane topper! Zoya says all 12 shades were created to work together with the coming season’s most stylish runway designs and luxurious fabric blends. All photos: Credit to Zoya Nail Polish CASHMERES Livingston – …

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Zoya Pixie Dust for Fall 2013

Zoya PixieDust is back with six new shades for fall! ZOYA PIXIEDUST – FALL EDITION (All photos, photo credit: Zoya) Tomoko: Glowing Champagne Silver. Exclusive Zoya PixieDust – Textured Matte Sparkle Metal* formula. Chita: Emerald Forest Green. Exclusive Zoya PixieDust – Textured Matte Sparkle formula. Sunshine: Van Gogh Navy Blue Exclusive Zoya PixieDust – Textured Matte …

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