14 02, 2016

Valentine’s Day Nail Art

By | February 14th, 2016|Indie Nail Brands, Mass Market Nail Brands, Nail Art, Online Nail Brands|0 Comments

For Valentine's Day this year, I tried a few different versions of pretty pink nail art with hearts! I started with Julep Maddie stamped with Sally Hansen Petal Pusher using a Pueen plate from the Love Elements series. A quick coat of KBShimmer Prism Break over top made it even more special. I wore this manicure [...]

16 10, 2015

Purple Brocade Nail Art

By | October 16th, 2015|Mass Market Nail Brands, Nail Art|0 Comments

With my recent purchase of and UberChic nail art mat, I also decided to buy a few beautiful stamping plates from UberChic Beauty. Cue my latest nail art attempt. My goal with this mani was to simulate the satiny pattern in a gorgeous brocade fabric. I wanted more texture than colour difference and so opted [...]

25 06, 2014

Nail Art – Silver Stamping

By | June 25th, 2014|Mass Market Nail Brands, Nail Art, Salon|0 Comments

After a few days with my fun bright blue manicure (Essie's Where's My Chauffeur?) it was time to spice it up. While my stamping technique needs some improvement, I'm really happy with this combo and the new plate I used. This mani features stamping in Silver Sweep by Sally Hansen, using Pueen plate 33.  

17 05, 2014

ImPress Manicure from Broadway Nails – Review

By | May 17th, 2014|Mass Market Nail Brands, Nail Art|0 Comments

PR Sample As part of the Influenster program, I received two sets of ImPress Nails for review. I've opted to show you how they work using D100 Dancing Queen (a zebra print), but they are available in dozens of colours and designs. Each package contains 24 nails covers in 12 different sizes and an alcohol [...]

5 04, 2014

Nail Art – Bridal Manicure #2 – Pretty in Pink

By | April 5th, 2014|Bridal Manicure, Indie Nail Brands, Mass Market Nail Brands, Nail Art, Salon|0 Comments

My second in a series of potential bridal manicures. Your thoughts and suggestions are welcomed! Pretty in Pink Pink is one of my wedding colours, and I liked the idea of incorporating it into a matte manicure. Unfortunately, I think my gradient/tip painting technique requires some work before I would wear this mani. I started [...]