Tag: blue

Happy July 3!

Good afternoon all! I just wanted to do another NOTD quickie to share my next holiday-themed mani! This one is a funky French, with Savvy White Pearl as the base, and alternating fingers with Color Club red and blue glitters – the name tags are off the bottom of these guys, so I don’t know their …

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Kleancolor Chunky Holo Scarlet

I plan on doing Fourth of July-type manis this weekend, and as I hunted through my stash for a good blue and red for an accent nail mani, I found a good, sparkly pair! Kleancolor Chunky Holo Scarlet and Nicole by OPI Me + Blue. While the Kleancolor is a red jelly base with red …

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Nicole by OPI Gold Texture

The last Nicole by OPI Texture Coat is Gold Texture. I saved this one for last. While gold is also a color we can find from other brands like China Glaze and Sally Hansen, we haven’t seen one from OPI. I decided to pair this with China Glaze Blue Iguana, looking forward to the texture …

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Icing Is Trying To Be #winning?

Somehow I doubt that when Charlie Sheen was giving TV interviews and appearing to melt down, and trending with #winning on Twitter, that he envisioned nail polish to bear names after his most popular quotes. But, here we are. Love the inspiration or not, these Icing glitters are quite Goddess-like 🙂 Swatches, shall we?! Epic …

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Nicole by OPI Turquoise Texture

   Nicole by OPI has released six new crackle top coats, called Nicole by OPI Texture Coat. It is described by the company as “a line of graffiti-style nail art products inspired by OPI’s bestselling Shatter.” Texture Coat is available in six shades – Gold, Silver, Red, White, Turquoise and Black. You can see them …

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Revlon summer polishes

There were four polishes in the Revlon summer display, but I only picked up three – and together they look like colors of a beach ball! Sunshine Sparkle, Blue Lagoon and Tangerine look great together and alone 🙂 Swatches, shall we?! I did these a couple months ago – I know, I’m a posting slacker! – …

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Once Upon a Time with Orly

It’s totally awesome that my first foray into Orly nail polish is its upcoming Once Upon a Time fall 2009 collection. At first look, I loved every color in this collection, from juicy Poison Apple orange-red to milk chocolate Prince Charming. It is one of the rare times I have ever looked at a nail polish collection and …

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Flower power

I’ve gotten acrylic nails on and off for more than 10 years. As a writer and editor, sometimes my hands take center stage as I’m taking notes in front of a source or when I’m shaking hands and meeting with various people whether in the office or on the road. The one thing I really enjoy about …

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Happy birthday America!

I celebrated with flags on my nails… and patriotism on my eyes! Urban Decay: Radium liquid liner on lashline, Kiddie Pool eyeshadow on inside corner, Uzi eyeshadow in the middle of lid and up to brows, and Deluxe eyeshadow Heat in the outside corners. I used Benefit Bad Gal Mascara and highlighted upper lids with …

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Polka pedi!

I have OPI’s Banana Bandana and I wasn’t sure how I felt about it as a nail color, so last night I did it as a pedi, and added blue and hot pink polka dots. I think I’d do this on my digits, too!