10 05, 2016

Triple Layer Stamped Nail Art

By | May 10th, 2016|Indie Nail Brands, Mass Market Nail Brands, Nail Art|8 Comments

One of the things I love about nail art is the ability to focus on a tiny little canvas (the nail). The time I invest in working on a nail art look is fun, and soothing, almost meditative. For this design, I started with my ILNP Sirene (H) manicure. The polish itself already has a lot [...]

8 05, 2016

Joe Fresh Orange Sorbet – Swatch and Review

By | May 8th, 2016|Mass Market Nail Brands|12 Comments

I went looking for a true, medium orange creme in my collection, and wouldn't you know it, this polish from Joe Fresh was the only one I have! Everything else is a burnt autumn orange or a coral leaning orange, or a neon or pastel orange. Joe Fresh Orange Sorbet Swatch - Macro My swatches are [...]

29 04, 2016

Blue Stamping Polish Comparison – Sally Hansen – Will It Stamp?

By | April 29th, 2016|Features, Mass Market Nail Brands, Nail Art, Online Nail Brands, Will It Stamp|5 Comments

I've been working through my Sally Hansen polishes lately, showing you which ones compare to dedicated stamping polishes in a series called Will It Stamp?. I'm back today with a round up of MdU and Sally Hansen polishes in blue! Mundo de Unas - Blue Navy Blue Navy isn't actually a what I'd call a navy [...]

19 04, 2016

Green Stamping Polish Comparison – Sally Hansen – Will It Stamp?

By | April 19th, 2016|Mass Market Nail Brands, Nail Art, Online Nail Brands, Will It Stamp|6 Comments

I recently showed you a comparison of some dedicated gold stamping polishes to some Sally Hansen options available at your local drugstore. I'm back today with green!. Today I'm going to be comparing 6 green stamping polishes, 2 MdU, and 4 Sally Hansen. Mundo de Unas - High Green MdU High Green is like other Mundo de [...]

17 04, 2016

Gold and Teal Geometric Nail Art

By | April 17th, 2016|Mass Market Nail Brands, Nail Art|10 Comments

Yesterday I showed you one of H&M's shimmery polishes, Precious. I also promised you nail art! I opted for a teal blue stamping polish (Sally Hansen Insta-Dri in Re-Teal Therapy) over the shimmery gold of Precious. I think the combination of teal and gold works really well with the geometric/Art Deco style of the stamp [...]