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OPI San Francisco Collection and Swatches

… a little late in posting this, but if you’ve been following me on Twitter you’ve seen some of these swatches.  The San Francisco collection includes three new shades of OPI’s Liquid Sand finish which is probably my favourite way to wear matte nail polish.  It just looks so chic and under the radar, and […]

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Essie 2013 Fall Colour Collection

This, my friends, is a collection I love because there are so many rich colours in it.  Three creams, two shimmers, and a holograhic oil slick shade that is just perfect. Colours are: for the twill of it — medium brown with reflective green shimmer (this is the oil slick shade. Trust me when I say […]

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The Best Glitter Top Coat Ever: L’Oreal Paris Colour Riche Top Coat in Carat Gold

So L’Oreal Paris quietly came out with these amazing Colour Riche top coats.  They come in Carat Gold, Carat Silver, Sparklicious, Smoky and Matte.  They’re in smaller bottles than the original Colour Riche nail polishes but they’re limited edition, so that’s probably why. So why is the gold the best glitter top coat ever?  Because it […]

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Polish Perfection – OPI Liquid Sand

I am totally obsessed with OPI’s Liquid Sand nail lacquers. These give a matte pebbly finish to the nails which is matte and so totally different from your usual nail look, and textured enough to be super interesting and fun to wear. If you’re into this as much as I am, you’ll want to check […]

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Dior Birds of Paradise Summer 2013 Collection

This collection is my summer obsession. Every part of it is absolutely perfect, for this summer, and every summer forever more. In fact, some of the products in this collection are so awesome that I seriously wonder how Dior is going to top this collection next summer. Read on, and you’ll see (my FAVOURITE product […]

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Essie Resort 2013

Even though Essie is known for clean nails and a nice mature aesthetic, I feel as if recently, they’ve really been excelling at trend colours and those that are bright and flirty.  For the most part, their formulations are so smooth and I love that they do more creams than shimmers, because I’m a cream kind […]

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Holiday Shopping: For Your Friend Into Nails

If there’s someone in your life that’s always wearing the latest and greatest in nail polish (you’ll know them because of all their nail art), then this is what you get them: either Illamasqua’s Nail Varnish Duo ($32), or Nails Inc. The After Party Set ($30). Both sets are must-haves because they’re from brands that […]

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This Season’s Must Have Makeup Product

comes from the Lancome counter. Check out this little bauble which comes in two absolutely perfect colours. It’s the Lancome Petit Tresor Eyeshadow which has an ombre hypnose mono eyeshadow in a pattern made to look like it was woven lame fabric. The shadows come in silver or gold, and though they look super sparkly, […]

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Fashion Addict Beauty Must-Have

…is the Karl Lagerfeld for shu uemura Holiday Collection 2012. The collection is to die because it was designed from top to bottom by Karl Lagerfeld which is interesting because he doesn’t even design products for Chanel’s makeup collection! The collection is a tribute to shu uemura with the colours, package design, and photography being […]

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Dior Grand Bal Christmas 2012 Collection

This Christmas, Dior gives us a blast from the past with it’s Grand Bal collection. I say that it’s a blast from the past, because the collection features the older Dior packaging which was luxe and beautiful, but essentially out of date when the streamlined packaging of other brands became the norm. That said, seeing […]

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