Tag: purple

Jun 20 2011

OPI Glam Slam! England

 OPI has released the next three polishes in the Serena Williams series, Glam Slam! This time, the polish release coincides with Wimbledon, and the three polishes, grouped in two duo packs, is called Glam Slam! England. The first lacquer set includes Your Royal Shine-ness, a metallic silver shade, paired with Servin’ Up Sparkle, a holo shimmer-packed …

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Jun 15 2011

Revlon Just Tinted Nail Polishes

 I love the name of Revlon’s lip stains – Just Bitten. When I passed a display at  Rite Aid that contained a few new Just Bitten shades, and saw coordinating nail polish called “Just Tinted,” I smiled a lil bit. And I promptly put all four of them in my basket! These polishes are like …

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Aug 10 2009

OPI Espana collection – finally on my hands!

I’ve been anticipating the OPI fall line for weeks! Yesterday my friend Denise and I were at Ulta at 11 a.m., sale circulars in hand, and found we didn’t have to go far into the store to find it. We grabbed baskets and took about five steps and there was the display!I scored a polish for …

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Jul 31 2009

Tokaido Express – NARS’ new Fall 2009 nail color

When I think of NARS, I don’t think nail polish.  I think Orgasm – the blush and lip gloss color, that is! But the company does have a collection of nail polishes (also in Orgasm!), and this fall they’ve added Tokaido Express to the list. Tokaido Express is described on the NARS web site as …

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Jul 28 2009

Drugstore Finds: Rite Aid

Since my 5 & 10 finds and adventure  in Jim Thorpe, PA the weekend before last, I’ve been thinking a lot about the experience of buying makeup at the drug store. Not everyone wants to spend a lot of dough on things like nail polish, eye shadow or lip gloss. Hello! We’re in a recession! …

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Jul 21 2009

Swatches: China Glaze Retro Diva preview

With its Retro Diva collection, China Glaze is putting a twist on its tagline – from “Live in Colour” to “Relive in Colour.” Although I’ve heard that it seems to be a 70s-themed collection, it took me back to the 80s as well (you’ll see what I mean!). Some of the names – like Cruisin’ and Free Love – …

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