Tag Archive: OPI

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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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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Dec 30 2014

Favorite nail polishes I blogged about in 2014

L'oreal hidden gems texture nail polish 2014

Disclaimer: Some press samples. See bottom. I love looking back at all the nail polish I wore and reviewed at the end of each year, and trying to decide what really, really made me flip out! I blog about polish because I love it, so getting to look through all those swatch photos at one time reminds me …

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Oct 08 2014

#31DC2014 Days 25-31

day 25

Disclaimer: Some previous samples. See bottom. It’s the final installment of #31DC2014!! And I’m proud to display this badge (Chalkboard Nails’ Sarah had them created for finishers!) on my blog! I used a total of 78 nail polishes over the course of the 31 days, and I consistently found use for my Nubar Two-Way Nail …

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Sep 29 2014

#31DC2014 Days 19-24

day 24

Disclaimer: Some samples. See bottom. So this is the third batch of #31DC2014 manis I’m sharing, and I have to say, I really loved this week’s worth! I did encounter a couple days where I had to tone it down a bit, but there were a couple manis I loved! Day 19 For Day 19, …

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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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Sep 10 2014

#31DC2014 – Days 1-6!

Chalkboard nails #31dc2014 nail art challenge on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Some press samples. See bottom. Thanks Chalkboard Nails for the challenge and the image above! Sometimes you need a little life breathed into what you’re doing to get out of a rut, or to simply change things up and connect with the creativity inside you! I saw that Chalkboard Nails posted her intentions to do …

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Jul 30 2014

OPI Coca-Cola Collection – How I Wore Them

OPI Coca-Cola Red swatches review nail art on BeautyJudy Summer 2014

Disclaimer: Purchased by me. By now you’ve seen swatches of the OPI Coca-Cola collaboration, so I figured I’d try a little something different and share my pics of not just swatches, but how I wore these polishes! I picked up all of them except two. And I’ve enjoyed working my way through them, wearing them …

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Jun 24 2014

New KBShimmer Nail Vinyl Decals and Stencils

KBShimmer Nail Vinyl Decals & Stencils swatches and review on BeautyJudy summer 2014

Disclaimer: Press sample, see bottom. KBShimmer introduced a new nail art tool when it introduced its Summer 2014 nail polish collection: Nail Vinyl Decals & Stencils. There are six varieties, from lines and chevron print, to tribal and star prints. I have a couple looks to share – and keep your eyes posted on my …

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May 18 2014

The Beauty Loser: Paws & Feet 5K…an excuse for crazy cat lady gear

Paws & Feet 5K Cooper River Park Animal Welfare Association AWA May 17, 2014 nail art OPI nail stamping

  Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. Yesterday, I ran a 5K. This was the first race I’ve done since November, and one of the few runs I’ve done since my miscarriage. I have gained weight since that race in November; I used to be a size 8 but right now I’m a 14. I could …

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