Tag Archives: Cosmetics

What to do with dried up, gunky nail polish!

9 Dec

dried out opi black shatterI have a whole collection of nail polishes some are new, some are old. I even have some from when I was in junior high. But what do you do when your favorite nail polish that you’ve kept forever dries out and becomes sticky and gunky? This is what happened to me when I was preparing to do my usual nail art. I opened up a bottle of sticky gunk. I was saddened that my favorite white nail polish was completely ruined. I still had hope, though. I’d heard of several strategies used to thin out nail polish. One of which includes using nail polish remover. If you do this, DO NOT DO IT ANYMORE. Putting nail polish remover can ruin even the most expensive nail polishes. Continue reading

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Glitter Ombre Nails

27 Nov

One of the popular trends going on in the nail world right now is glitter ombré. This design is perfect for those Holiday nails that you’ve been looking for. I’m obsessed with them. I had never done them before until this Thanksgiving. In the past, I’ve attempted to do the ombré with glitter nail polish, but I found it very difficult to get the glitter to fade on the nail the way I wanted it to. It would get really clumpy and just be a huge mess and who wants clumpy holiday nails?! So when my sister came home for Thanksgiving and requested a glitter ombré, I thought I would finally give it a go. Continue reading

Cheetah Ombre Nails

15 Oct

One of my all time favorite nail design to do is cheetah ombre nails! Cheetah and ombre are very popular prints not only in nails, but in the fashion world as well. They’re both everywhere in hair, clothes, shoes and more. So I thought why not put these two together! And lo and behold, the combination turned out to be one of my favorite designs ever. So grab your nail supplies and let’s get started! Continue reading

The Yummiest Nail Polish Ever

14 Sep

A couple weeks ago I discovered what could quite possibly be the best nail polish I’ve ever had. It’s not your usual fancy OPI or Essie nail polish. Surprisingly, it’s Sally Hansen. They came out with a summer line in May and I’m absolutely in love with the Mint Sorbet color that I just want to eat it! It’s pastel is perfect to complement any kind of outfit. What’s even better about it is that it lasts for a really long time and is durable. Continue reading

Classic Cheetah Print

14 Sep

There’s nothing better than the classic cheetah print. It looks even better on nails! Cheetah print has always been and will be one of my favorite nail prints. It’s simple and easy to do and I absolutely love it. It goes with any nail polish color and it matches any outfit. My all time favorite color for cheetah print is a gold and silver. Continue reading

Nail Art Necessities

14 Sep

Before I start doing any kind of nail art, I always need to have certain supplies with me. The craft store is my best friend when it comes to most of my supplies. The most intricate nail art can be accomplished with the most simplest art tools. Here is a list of a few things a nail artist would need: Continue reading