Category: Essie

Beauty, Fashion, Fitness & Nails

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Swatches: Essie Gelcouture Natural Nail Polish

Hey there nail enthusiasts! After spending some more time working with Essie’s Gelcouture line of natural “gel-like” nail lacquers I wanted to share with you more of my thoughts on the polishes as well as a some closer looks at the colors I tested out. One important detail i left out in my last post …

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A Closer Look: Essie GelCouture

Hey there nail enthusiasts! Hope everyone’s enjoying the warm summer weather! I’ve been a little behind schedule with my blogging … so my apologies.  In case you didn’t know, not only do i enjoy painting nails, but I’m also involved in the sport of powerlifting & just started adding some Strong(wo)man work into my training …

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Essie Resort 2016 Swatches & Review

Hey there nail enthusiasts! I’ve been super busy & finally had a chance to sit down and catch up on all my nail blogging “To-Do’s”! Essie recently released a brand new Resort 2016 collection this May comprised of 4 bold & vibrant nail lacquers. The collection was inspired by magnificent fashion, culture & sheer beauty …

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Swatches & Reviews: Essie Spring 2016

Hey there nail enthusiasts! Spring is here.. but on the northeast you’d never know… i mean, it actually snowed in April… WHAT?!!!! Anyways.. hopefully the temps will begin to warm up, so we can actually enjoy the Spring Season!! Here’s a closer look at some of the new shades from Essie’s Spring 2016 collection and …

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How-To: Essie Half Moon Spring Mani

Hey there nail enthusiasts! Spring is here.. although you’d never know it with this mornings surprise Nor’easter! With the release of essie’s new Spring 2016 collection what better way to summons some warm weather then with a simple half moon manicure using 2 shades from the new collection! Here’s what you’ll need to create this …

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Introducing: Essie Silk Watercolor Kits 2016

Hey there nail enthusiasts! Essie released 2 amazing watercolor nail kits this march & my thoughts are… YOU MUST PICK ONE UP! There’s two watercolor kits to choose from.  A sunshine palette called “Swept Away”  containing 3 sheer lacquers: yellow, pink & violet.  The second palette called “Abstract Floral” which contains a deeper richer palette: …

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Video Tutorial: Nail Stamping with Essie

Hey there nail enthusiasts! Obsessed with my new nail stamping plates and clear nail stamper, i wanted to try out another subtle nail pattern.  Using two monochromatic nail polish shades from Essie and one of my new stamping plates from www.bornprettystore.com i gave it a shot! Still in the intermediate stages of nail stamping i …

Fashion Week Mani Cam: Oscar de la Renta FW 2016

Hey there nail enthusiasts! Here’s an extra special fashion week mani cam look at the gorgeous nails from the Oscar de la Renta Fall/Winter 2016 runway show featuring nail lacquers by Essie. Oscar de la Renta Fall/Winter 2016 Runway inspiration: When approaching the Fall/Winter 2016 collection, Oscar de la Renta’s Peter Copping derived inspiration from …