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Fireworks Nail design

I received a ridiculous amount of emails and messages requesting that I do a full mani in with the fireworks nail design I used in yesterday’s Fourth of July mani! So here we go!!! Wet n’ Wild Ebony Hates Chris...

Happy 4th Manicure

We have plans tomorrow, so I’ll be away from my polish. I wanted to be sure to get my Fourth of July mani done though!!! Let’s start the fun! I started off with, from left to right, two coats of...

Lightning Bol Nail Art 2

Smitten Polish Hydrangea for the base I started off with three coats of Smitten Polish Hydrangea, a sweet medium light purple with small multi sized hex glitters.   The formula was easy to apply, but it took three coats to...

Giraffe-inspire nail art

Today is totally rainy and gloomy here today, so I thought I’d go for something darker! I wanted to do something a bit more detailed, but I only had a matter of minutes to finish a mani! Wet n Wild...

Citrus-y nail art

I recently won an awesome set of Nubar polishes from Colores de Carol, so I had to try a couple of them out!! Nubar Orange Creme and Nubar Lemon Sherbet I started off with three coats of Nubar Orange Creme,...

Leopard Party dress-inspired Manicure

I have a really fun party dress to wear out tonight, so I needed a matching mani!! Create your black base I started off with two coats of Revlon Stiletto, a black creme. As far as application goes, this is...

Barbed Wire Hearts Nail art

Today, I went a little photo crazy!!! OPI DS Diamond I started off with two coats of OPI DS Diamond, a soft lilac purple holo with a few flashes of pink. DS Diamond might have the weakest holo effect of...

Blue Leopard Manicure

I felt like having a little fun today … and leopard is always my idea of fun! Light grey creme nail base I started off with two coats of Sally Hansen Wet Cement, a light grey creme. Adding the polka...

Review & Swatch OPI Mariah Carey Collection

Remember this collection from OPI? Now, let’s take a look at this nail polish collection. A Butterfly Moment A Butterfly Moment is a soft peachy pink with a pale gold shimmer.  I didn’t think I would be crazy about this...

Blue Marble and Glittery Nails

I thought I’d do a little some combination glitter marble mani today!! Apply OPI Get Your Number Nail Polish I started with three coats of OPI Get Your Number on my index and pinky fingers, followed by two coats of...

Lime Crime Water Marble

Lime Crime Les Desserts d’Antoinette Collection I was so excited by the amazing Lime Crime Les Desserts d’Antoinette Collection I just shared with you that I knew I had to come up with something awesome for them!!! So I decided...

Fiery Water marble Nails

Since I had so much fun with last week’s water marble nail art, I felt like having another go at it but this time, a little fiery! Sally Hansen Mellow Yellow I started off with two coats of Sally Hansen...

Squiggly Line Nail Art

I went for something quick but fun today! China Glaze OMG Collection I recently squashed some major lemmings, and scored six more bottles from the China Glaze OMG Collection! I knew I had to use the name sake, OMG, immediately!...

Easy Stars Nail Art

Create your holo base Since I’ll be out in the sun, I really wanted a color that would pop in the light! So I went for Ludurana Supremo, one of my favorite purple holos, and applied three coats. Two would...