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May 27 2013

Happy Memorial Day – Nail Art

Disclaimer: Purchased by me Just a quick NOTD post this afternoon! Happy Memorial Day to my American friends! For those who aren’t, we are honoring the memory of those who have served in our military to protect our freedoms! To any of you who have served, or know someone who has or who lost their …

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Mar 21 2013

LVX Spring 2013 – the rest of the bunch!

 Disclaimer: Press samples. Please visit bottom of post for full disclosure Spring is here – and so is the LVX Spring 2013 collection, with the crown jewel of the collection being Viridian, a green modeled after Pantone’s Color of the Year! I reviewed Viridian and Cerulean in a prior post (in this post), but how about …

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Mar 08 2013

Cult Nails 2nd Anniversary Collection

I’ll be honest. When I first heard that Cult Nails was going to do a collection of polishes that included a black, white and golden glitter, I wasn’t excited. I like to buy Cult Nails not only because I’ve been buying from just about the beginning, and I guess I’m sort of a collector, but …

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Feb 18 2013

NYFW: Boy Meets Girl

Boy Meets Girl designer Stacy Igel told me the fall/winter collection on her runway was inspired by the British pop surge in the 90s, for the “fearless, powerful girl who lives out loud.” Think Spice Girls, and think FUN! (Philanthropic Stacy Igel on the right, showing off her Boy Meets Girl rings for backstage visitors. She works …

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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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Oct 31 2012

Happy Halloween 2012!

I hope you have a scare-tastic, spook-tacular day, friends! Halloween is one of my favorite holidays – it’s just pure fun! Today I’ve got a couple Halloween manis to share! Eyes in the Dark! A “googly-eye” manicure! I used a Color Club mini called Dark Romance, from a Halloween set a couple years ago. I used …

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Sep 27 2012

New Sally Hansen Diamond Strength

I stopped at Walgreens for a box of tissues and quart of fat free milk, and I walked out with three new Sally Hansen Diamond Strength polishes, three new Sally Hansen Lustre Shine polishes and a Sinful Color Black on Black. Oh, the woes of a polish addict! Happy to report I also scored a …

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Jul 04 2012

Happy Fourth of July!

Happy Fourth of July, my American friends! I decided to glitz out my nails for this year’s holiday with a healthy dose of glitter complementing my red, white and blue! Check it out! For my patriotic mani, I used: China Glaze White Out – two coats on every nail Cult Nails Evil Queen for nail art on …

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Jun 04 2012

You Can’t Go to Comic Con Without Geek Nail Art

I am the daughter of a hardcore “Trekker” – (the term “Trekkies,” my father says, refers to baby Trek fans) – and I have been to more than one Shore Leave Convention (Star Trek/sci-fi fantasy convention) in my lifetime. My dad has been on the cover of a daily newspaper weekend “things to do in the area” …

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May 03 2012

New! Milani High Speed Fast Dry One Coat Formula Nail Lacquer

Milani Cosmetics has introduced a new line of High Speed Fast Dry One Coat Formula Nail Lacquers for 2012. I have to say, I was skeptical when I saw the label. But it was a pleasant surprise when the eight-shade range delivered on that one coat promise! One of the first things I noticed about this …

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