• Beauty

    Christmas Nails

    I did my nails yesterday and decided to go with a Christmas theme since Christmas is just a few days away! I kept it really simple and fool proof, but the effect is fun and Christmasy. I used OPI’s “Alpine Snow”, Sephora by OPI “Good Tidings We Bling”, and a Revlon top coat. Even the nail polish names sound wintery and festive! I did 2 coats of the white, “Alpine Snow”, polish.  Then I put on “Good Tidings We Bling” which is all different size glitters of red and green. After about every 2 nails, I had to shake the bottle up to make sure I was getting glitter and…

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    Revlon Gel Envy Nail Polish

    A while ago, I posted an Ulta haul and one of the items I got was the Revlon Gel Envy nail polish in High Stakes. It’s supposed to be salon quality and offer “life resistant wear”. I didn’t buy the Gel Envy Diamond Top Coat, but I did use a Revlon top coat.   The color is a nice, green color for Christmas. It’s not as glossy as I would like, but maybe if you use the Gel Envy Diamond Top Coat it would have more of a shine. I know there is a matte nail trend going on, but there’s something about shiny nails that I just love. Day 3…

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    Ruffian Manicure

    I haven’t had time to do my nails in a few weeks. It’s been a busy few weeks at work with the end of the marking period so I had no time to myself that would allow me the time to do my nails and wait for them to dry. Well, the marking period just ended so I finally had a little time to myself over the weekend. Over the summer, I saw this cute manicure over at Beautezine and while looking for manicure ideas over on Pinterest over the weekend I came across the same idea again and wanted to give it a try. I used a white polish from…