Archive for the 'mints' Category


Mint and Purple Polished Obsession Contest

Hey dolls! One of my closest blogger loves, Marisa from Polish Obsession and I have teamed up to host another themed contest! Our pink and teal polished obsession contest was a huge success last year, so we’re back with a new color theme. We both love the look of mint and purple for the spring, so we’re challenging you to
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KBShimmer Spring 2014 Collection ~ Part 2

Hey dolls! I finally have photos for you of the second half of the KBShimmer Spring 2014 collection (see part 1 here). It took me a while to edit these photos because I’ve been spending a lot of my free time working on a manuscript for a journal submission. Oh the life of an academic! The second half I’m showing
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Cult Nails Riot

Hey dolls! Today I have pictures of the first shade I wore from the most recent Cult Nails Road Trip, Anyone? collection. Riot is described as an intensely pigmented bright mint creme. Depending on the light Riot shifts from mint to turquoise. The formula was really easy to use and was almost a one coater; I only did two for photo
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Remembering Talia ~ Sinful Colors Mint Apple & White Owl Lacquers Water Lilies

The beauty blogging world was extremely saddened on July 16 when we heard that Talia Joy, an aspiring makeup artist and youtube beauty guru in her own right, had passed away at just the tender age of 13 after battling two forms of cancer. I was first introduced to Talia on Instagram and I could see her warm and beautiful
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Reader’s Choice Monday ~ KBShimmer Spring Training

Happy Memorial Day to all of my US readers. I hope all of you have had a safe and enjoyable weekend. I’m so thankful to all of those service men and women who have fought to protect our country. Today I have pictures of KBShimmer Spring Training which won the poll two weeks ago with 50% of the votes. Spring
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Easter Mani with Pretty & Polished Spring Sonata Collection

Happy Easter dolls! I hope you all have had a wonderful day. I wanted to share with you my Easter nails featuring several polishes from the Pretty & Polished Spring Sonata collection. Last month, P&P had several giveaways and I won one of them that was hosted on Instagram for a mini set of the spring collection. I’ve been wanting
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Milani Mint Candy

Hi dolls, I have a gorgeous drugstore find for you today; Milani Mint Candy. Mint Candy is a gorgeous mint polish that is filled with blue shimmer. The formula was relatively thick; so thick that I’ll probably add a little thinner the next time I use it. Mint Candy is very pigmented and I could have gotten away with one
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