Category Archives: Matte

Sunday Stamping: Something with matte

I did two manis for the challenge today.  The first one didn’t quite turn out the way I wanted it to, so then I decided to do a second one.  Both of these are topped off with Essie Matte About … Continue reading

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Sunday Stamping: Use an image plate whose number ends in the day of the month you were born.

Phew!  This week’s challenge is a mouthful.  However, I’m not sure how else it could be said! My birthday is Dec 21st, so I used plate BM21. I love, love, love this mani!  It’s just so pretty.  I’ve been wearing … Continue reading

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Update to China Glaze Purple Panic

I’ve learned something today.  Apparently ‘neon’ is a type of nail polish finish.  I always thought neon was a color.  But, nope, neon means a semi-matte finish.  That explains my experience with China Glaze Purple Panic.  It did say neon … Continue reading

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China Glaze Purple Panic

Matte alert! I’ve searched all over the bottle, but nothing says China Glaze Purple Panic is matte.  But it is.  Very unexpected.  Matte can be tricky in my limited experience.  It starts drying rather fast on the nail and shows … Continue reading

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