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Beauty, Fashion, Fitness & Nails

Here Comes The Bride

Wedding Nails As “Wedding Season” quickly approaches I’ve noticed that the “rules” with regards to wedding manicures have changed.  What used to be the “mainstay” a traditional french manicure, has many offspring’s.  As nail designs continue to push the envelope, so do peoples tastes.   I wanted to share with you, a few not so traditional …

VIDEO TUTORIAL: Animal Print Nails

Video Tutorial: Animal Print Nails! Hey Nail Ethusiasts! Animal print nails are really easy to create.  I recently created a fun nail design incorporating amimal prints and ombre / gradients. Take a look at the steps I used to create these trendy animal print nails! Things you need: Fan Brush, Striping Brush, Small Short Brush …

Barielle® Shades – Sweet Treats Collection

Barielle® Shades – Sweet Treats Collection

Good Morning Fellow Nail Enthusiasts! Today I’m reviewing Barielle® Sweet Treats Collection Now that I have all of my polishes out in the open, I have a clear view of what I’m working with & which colors I’ve conveniently neglected.   So, now that I can actually see what’s going on in my fantasy polish land..  …

Dot Nail Art!

In Support of National Donate Life Month (April).. why not extend it to May! I painted my nails Blue to support organ donation – you can too! @TaylorsGift  www.taylorsgift.orgGet The Look: 1 coat of base coat NailTek II 1 coat of Essie Avenue Maintain Then dotted away using my dotting tool and Essie’s Mesmerize (Deep …

Polish Parallels Shades of Peach and Coral

  If you’re looking for the color YANA from Zoya I’ve found the perfect match! Charged Up Cherry by OPI is an identical peachy, coral nail polish that glides on just as evenly as ZOYA. Take a look at my swatch comparison below. OPI – Charged Up Cherry is available at the following retail & …

Luxeffects Stroke of Brilliance by Essie

Glitter is great to wear over any nail polish! It adds such a cool effect… Take a look how I used luxeffects Stroke of Brilliance by Essie over Barielle® Shades Banana Drop. To get the look I used my favorite base coat – First Base Base Coat by Essie 2 Coats of Banana Drop by Barielle …

Zoya, Essie

Summer Nails!

Good Morning Nail Enthusiasts! What girls doesn’t like a lil’ Bling from time to time?  Here’s a great looking summer nail with some added bling on the tip.. (From left to right) “Yana” from Zoya’s Stunning Summer 2013 Collection a gorgeous coral/hot pink. Solitaire from OPI‘s Bond Girls Collection with my all time favorite BLING …

Hot Pink or Coral? You Make The Choice!

How to describe Zoya’s Yana Lacquer from their Summer 2013 “Stunning” Collection. I’m gonna keep this short and sweet today and let the picture do the talking!  My nail look today consists of 2 coats of Yana from ZOYA and 3 coats of Solitaire from OPI’s Bond Girls Collection on my accent nail. I topped …