Archive for the 'purples' Category

Nayll-Polishes

Nayll Polish Review

Hey dolls! I was recently contacted by Nayll (pronounced with a long a), a new brand that allows the consumer to design polishes to include the exact elements you’d like. You start by choosing either a shimmer or glitter base. Multiple shimmers can be combined for a unique look. A variety of colored and shaped glitters and flakes can be added to the
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Google Hangout with Cult Nails

Hey dolls! A few weeks ago I mentioned that I would be participating in a live Google Hangout with Maria of Cult Nails discussing the Casual Elegance collection and ways to use nail vinyls. I was thrilled when she asked me to participate because you all know how much I love tape manis. The time has approached on the hangout
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Twinsie Tuesday ~ Favorite Glitter Topper ~ Wet n Wild Party of Five Glitters

Hey dolls! The theme for this week’s Twinsie Tuesday was to share our favorite glitter topper. Gosh, I had a really hard time trying to make a decision. I pulled out several glitters and ended up going with the one I’ve used most often, Wet n Wild Party of Five Glitters. This polish was super popular when it was released
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Cirque-Heritage

Cirque Heritage Collection

Hey dolls! Today I have photos for you of the Cirque Heritage collection. Holo lovers began to go crazy as soon as previews of this collection was released. Each shade is extremely vibrant and saturated, which I love. All of the polishes had an amazing formula, was well pigmented, and applied evenly in two coats. Top coat did not dull
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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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Serum No. 5 SS14 Part One Collection

Hey dolls! More spring collections are being released and I’m quite happy about it, as those tend to be my favorites. Today I have photos of the Serum No. 5 SS14 Part One collection. This set features 11 shades of varying finishes including cremes that glow in the dark (gitd), glitters, and crellies. After swatching this collection, I realized that
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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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Cult Nails Casual Elegance Collection

Hey dolls! I know a lot of you wanted to see photos of the Cult Nails Casual Elegance collection before pre-sales start tonight at 12:00a est, so here they are! This mini LE collection consists of the three shades of varying finishes, all in the purple family. Cult Nails Casual Elegance is described as a soft, pale purple creme that covers
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Radiant Orchid Collaboration

Hey dolls! The ladies behind the quarterly Beauty Envy Bag giveaway (Beauty Obsessed, Burb Beauty, Cosmetics Aficionado, and I) have come together to complete themed monthly posts on the second Friday of each month. The theme for our first collaboration post is radiant orchid. I’m sure by now you all know that radiant orchid has been chosen by Pantone as the color of
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Polished by KPT March Into Spring

Hey dolls! Today I have photos for you of the Polished by KPT March Into Spring collection. The collection features five new thermals that are bright and perfect to look at after a long, cold winter. This was my first time trying Polished by KPT and I’m very impressed. I really like the sleek bottles and matte cap. The brush
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