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Zoya-Muse

Twinsie Tuesday ~ Inspired by Nature ~ Zoya Muse

Hey dolls! I hope you all are having a fabulous week so far. The theme for this week’s Twinsie Tuesday was to be inspired by nature. My initial thoughts were that I didn’t want to do anything too literal. As I was swatching the Zoya Bubbly collection (review coming this week), I realized that Muse reminded me of the ocean. Zoya
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A Rhyming Dictionary Polish Calvin and Hobbes Collection

Hey dolls! Today I have photos for you of a new to me brand that has taken me way too long to post. With good reason though, as I actually wore a few of these shades, as opposed to just swatching them. A Rhyming Dictionary Polish Calvin and Hobbes collection features nine shades based on the comic strip and I
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Rescue Beauty Lounge Anatomy of a #KDrama

Hey dolls! I’m sure all of you ReBeLs out there have been anticipating the release of the Rescue Beauty Lounge Anatomy of a #KDrama collection. This collection features seven shades that were inspired by Ji’s recent obsession with Korean dramas. I’ve never seen any of the Korean dramas, but Ji’s trailer reminds me of the American soaps. I used to
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Pretty & Polished June 2014 Beauty Box

Hey dolls! I hope that all of you in the US have had an amazing Memorial Day weekend. Many thanks to all of the service men and women who have protected our country, past and present. I’ve been in DC all weekend and it really is a great place to celebrate the holiday while visiting all of the memorial sites.
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Serum No.5 SS14 Part Two

Hey dolls! Today I have photos for you of the Serum No.5 SS14 Part Two collection (see Part One here). This half of the collection features 12 shades that include glow in the dark cremes, glitters, and a holo. One to two coats of Serum No.5 A Need For Speed top coat was used in each photo below due to the
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Zoya-Awaken

Zoya Awaken Collection & Monet

Hey dolls! Today I have photos for you of the spring Zoya Awaken collection along with Monet, the top coat that was also released. The Awaken collection features two cremes and four shimmers in shades perfect to welcome the spring season. Zoya Brooklyn is described as a white-gold shimmer metallic. The formula was good and applied nicely in two coats. I would
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Pretty & Polished Color Changers

Pretty & Polished Kimono’ver Here + Old World Blues

Hey dolls! Pretty & Polished released 16 new shades on March 1 (see press release here) and I have photos of the two new thermal color changers today. Pretty & Polished Kimono’ver Here is a thermal polish that is gold with heavy gold flecks when warm and changes to a reddish orange when cold. The formula, while sheer, was very
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Zoya Lara

We Heart Nail Art

Hey loves! A few weeks ago I was contact by River Island, an amazing fashion retailer, regarding their February We Heart Nail Art competition. I’ve done several Valentine’s looks this month, so I wanted to do something that was girly, but not too literal. I used Zoya Lara, a bright pink, for the base color. Next, I used Zoya Ziv,
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Pretty & Polished March 2014 Beauty Box

Hey dolls! Pretty & Polished was one of the first indies on the scene several years ago and it’s been amazing to watch the brand grow. It has expanded to include bath, body, and nail treatments/products and now they have started a Beauty Box subscription program. The box includes 2 full size polishes that are exclusive to subscription holders. It
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Butter London Wallis

Butter London Wallis

Hey dolls! Today I’m wearing a polish that was all the rage when it was released back in 2011, Butter London Wallis. Wallis is described as a tarnished, metallic olive gold nail lacquer. The formula was a breeze to work with. It applied easily and was opaque in two coats. The brush strokes leveled out immediately, which doesn’t always happen with metallics.
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