4th of July Nail Art Tutorial From Dermelect

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Get your nails in tip-top shape for Independence Day with fun and easy nail art by Dermelect’s Color Curator, Elle, using Dermelect’s ‘ME’ collection. You’ll love these richly pigmented formulas in classic Red (RED-ICULOUS), White (OPULENCE) and Blue (PHENOM). You can create the perfect long-lasting manicure to complete your 4th of July look.   Follow [...]

LUXECOAT Monthly Nail Care Membership Program

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I just found out about this new monthly nail care membership service called LUXECOAT and wanted to share in case any of you lovely ladies were interested! Members receive everything they need to create a spa-quality manicure and pedicure. In your monthly box is three vegan nail-polishes reflecting the hottest colors of that month along [...]

Nails: Duri Cosmetics ‘Dream Catcher’ Lavender Nail Polish Swatch

Duri Cosmetics Dream Catcher purple nail polish

I polished my nails for #purplenailsforboston – a trend on instagram in the wake of the horrific terrorist attack on the Boston Marathon on Monday. (Accent nail done with ORLY “Peaceful Opposition”) This is my first time using Duri nail polish and it certainly won’t be my last. I absolutely love the brush, the application [...]

Screwed Up Your Manicure? #Itsallgood

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Normally, I’m pretty good at at-home manicures. If you follow me on instagram then you know I have a pretty good hand when it comes to polishing my nails. However, today… I’m a train wreck! see it on instagram For some reason, they are sloppy, got nicks, bangs, dents, I got it on my skin [...]

Easter Nails: Jamberry Basket Weave Nail Shields

Jamberry Easter Basket Weave Nail Art

If you have a great set of finger nails and would love to show off some cool easter-themed nail art, then you might want to give Jamberry Nails a shot. I got the Basket Weave Nail Shields to review for Easter and I think they look super cute… I polished my ring fingers with 2 [...]

Nail Polish: China Glaze Entourage Neon Green

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I decided I would polish my nails green for St. Patrick’s Day! I chose China Glaze “Entourage” from the Summer 2009 Kicks Collection. It reminds me of Shrek! I started with a coat of Orly Bonder (my fav basecoat) on clean nails. Then I put on the first coat to find that it was almost [...]

Easter Nails: Pastels, Polka Dots & Flowers

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My almost 6 year old daughter came over to the computer and started admiring the Easter nail art I was viewing on Pinterest. “Mommy, will you do my nails tonight?! I want Easter nails! Let’s do pastels, polka dots and flowers!” At first, we were admiring the gorgeous nail stickers from Jamberry: Easter Nail Shields [...]

What To Wear With Holiday Nail Art

I wanted to do my nails ALL WEEK, but life got in the way… When I saw that Jamberry had Valentine’s Day Nail Wraps, I was pretty excited. Unfortunately, I didn’t get them on my nails before the big holiday hit. I kinda want to wear them anyway though… The hearts are so cute! Source: [...]

Bellapierre Cosmetics Nail Color – Engine Gray

Bellapierre Cosmetics Nail Polish

Looking for the perfect neutral gray nail polish? This one is gorgeous but I got some interesting results… Source: thehousewife.tumblr.com via The Fashionable Housewife on Pinterest   This nail color from Bellapierre Cosmetics is the perfect grey nail polish. It’s called “Engine Gray” and it’s a shimmery, metallic gray color that is just dark enough [...]

COVERGIRL Outlast Stay Brilliant Nail Gloss 7 Day Challenge

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I was challenged by COVERGIRL to go topless! Without a top coat of nail polish, that is… Their latest breakthrough product is COVERGIRL Outlast Stay Brilliant Nail Gloss that promises high gloss color that lasts as long as one week with no top coat needed! I have to admit, when I opened up the package [...]