Category Archives: Tips and Tricks

What I’ve Learned So Far

My obsession with nail polish started just a few months ago.  Before that, I had major difficulty giving myself a good manicure.  Instead, I would go to the salon and watch carefully and wonder how their result could look so … Continue reading

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Wacky Wednesday: Water Marble Lessons Learned

Wacky Wednesdays is when I try new-to-me techniques.  I promise I will post how it turns out, no matter what it looks like! I was very ambitious today.  I decided to try water marbling.  I just love the look and … 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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Butter London Dosh and Comedy of Errors

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day!  In honor of my Irish heritage, I have Butter London Dosh to show you.  It is a beautiful light green, the color of granny smith apples, with some gold shimmer.  The finish catches the light to … Continue reading

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