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Dior Top Coat Eclosion Swatch

So here it is: the swatch of Dior Top Coat Eclosion, used here with Dior Lady nail polish. Eclosion is a clear base with little bits of yellow, green, white, and blue bits of confetti in it.  The whole effect … Continue reading

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Dior Nail Polish Reviews and Swatches

A wee look at a couple of limited edition Dior nail polishes that I wrote about earlier. Dior Diorette and Lili – one a deep red and the other a peachy-nude.  Both super pretty, super creamy, and perfect. Diorette is … Continue reading

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Essie Summer 2014

Fashion always works in extremes, and if you want to wear the hottest nail colours this season, either you go with white (no colour) or you go with bright blues, greens, and oranges. Essie delivers on both fronts with their … Continue reading

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Thursday Threes: Favourites from OPI Spring 2014 Brazil Collection

Here are some picks from OPI’s Spring 2014 Brazil collection.  The collection is a mix of very bright colours and then a slew of purples.  The purples are easy to wear and those are the colours that I tried! Here … Continue reading

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OPI Gwen Stefani Collection

After testing out a couple of streaky messy polishes this season, it was really nice to return to OPI’s failsafe formula used, in this case, in the Gwen Stefani collection.  The set of six colours is super pigmented, bright, and … Continue reading

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Quo Nail Polish in Blush – Swatch and Review

Pigmented, creamy, opaque, and still a light spring colour.  This nail polish, called Blush, from Quo’s Spring 2014 collection is a nice and easy to use light shade that’s perfect for spring.  I like my nail polish colours creamy and … Continue reading

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Swatch and Review: Love.Angel.Music.Baby from OPI Gwen Stefani Collection

I couldn’t hep but reach for this golden shade from OPI’s collection with Gwen Stefani.  Gold is just so… easy to wear.  Love.Angel.Music.Baby is a new finish from OPI… it’s a semi-matte satin.  It goes on super smooth and dries … Continue reading

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I Gave Myself a Caviar Manicure

…using Dior’s Jewel Manicure Duo which is out as part of their Golden Winter 2013 collection. The instructions are simple: apply gold nail polish included in the kit, and after applying the second coat immediately tap the clear mini beads … Continue reading

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Swatch: Dior Frimas polish from the Golden Winter Collection

Here’s my swatch of the most amazing nail polish from the Dior Golden Winter collection: Frimas. Frimas is a beige pink with gold shimmer in it. It is an understated colour, more than a natural nude, and perfect for every … Continue reading

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CND Vinylux Forbidden Mini Collection

Have you read our review of CND Vinylux?  Want to try it for yourself but without investing in the full sizes of the nail polishes and top coat? Well, then you have to get your hands on the limited edition … Continue reading

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