Tag: yellow

Jun 27 2013

Lily Rose Dress-inspired Nail Art

Disclaimer: Some samples. See bottom for more. For my birthday, two friends gave me gift cards to one of my favorite stores, Kohl’s. I took my $50, my coupons, and my excitement over buying new clothes in my new sizes to the store and had a blast trying things on! I can shop in the …

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May 27 2013

Win Five of the Six New OCC Stained Gloss Lip Tars!

 Disclaimer: Samples. See bottom for more.Would you like to win your own *almost* complete set of Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics new Stained Gloss Lip Tars?! I’m giving away the above set, which includes Voyeur, Meta, New Wave, Rhythm Box and Androgyne (Jealous is the Lip Tar that is missing)! Here’s the rules at a glance: Must …

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May 20 2013

Barielle Summer Brights Collection

Disclaimer: Press samples. See bottom for more. The last week and a half have been sad. I watched my Aunt Judy (my namesake) take her last breath at the hospital, then this past Thursday, placed a flower on her casket. Between her death and her funeral, I had my engagement photo shoot, my 36th birthday …

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May 01 2013

Azature Nail Polish

Disclaimer: Purchased by me. Have you heard about the world’s most expensive nail polish? The one made of 267 karats of black diamonds? Worn by Kelly Osbourne and Britney Spears? I think it costs a quarter of a million dollars or so. If you haven’t, I introduce to you the original Azature black diamond nail polish: Quite …

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Apr 26 2013

Zoya Stunning Collection for Summer

Disclaimer: Press samples. See bottom for more. Earlier this week, I shared swatches and a review of the Zoya Nail Polish Irresistible collection! I love the shiny, metallic look of those polishes, but this is one rare instance where I might pick the cremes over the shiny shimmery metallic polishes!!! Stunning is a set of six summery …

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Apr 22 2013

Zoya Irresistible Collection for Summer

Disclaimer: Press sample. See more at bottom. Sometimes a good foil is simply “Irresistible.” Half of Zoya’s summer collection is just that – the Irresistible Collection is six foil metallics! I wasn’t expecting foils/metallics to be popular this year, because of texture, summer neons, and bright pastels of spring and summer, but the Irresistible Collection is …

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Apr 17 2013

Barielle Sweet Treats for Spring 2013

Disclaimer: Press samples. See below for more. There are two colors that are hot for me this spring season: green and yellow. I’m very obsessed with yellow polish – shimmers, cremes…I want them all on my fingers! I picked up a couple yellow polishes earlier this week at the International Beauty Show (IBS) and International …

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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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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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Aug 20 2012

LVX Summer 2012 Collection

One of the new brands I highlighted in an earlier roundup post about Cosmoprof North America (held in Las Vegas, July 22-24) was LVX (Latin; pronounced lux). In my conversation with the creative director, Branka, I learned what she hopes will make this up-and-comer polish brand different from other brands. Branka said LVX is not just a …

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