Monthly Archives: September 2011

Essence: In Style + Crack Me! Silver

Essence: In Style + Crack Me! Silver swatch by Parokeets

Catrice stands are still not available in our capital, so I consoled myself with few new Essence nail polishes. The shade that immediately ought my eye was Essence In Style. It looks like blue-green-purple duochrome in the bottle, but purple pretty much vanished when I applied it onto the nails. But it’s still pretty color. Brush strokes are a little ...

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Kiko Verde Scuro (347)

Kiko Verde Scuro (347) nail polish

You already had a chance to meet Kiko Verde Scuro nail polish … I used it as a base for my “quirky half moon” manicure. Kiko Verde Scuro (no. 347) is very pretty dark green creme. It is possible to use just one thicker layers, but I prefer two not so thick ones. I’m out of Poshe top coat and ...

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Video tutorial: Smokey Eyes

Smokey Eyes tutorial by Maestra

Products: Artdeco – Eyeshadow Base Make Up Factory – Eye Colors No. 54 Barry M – Waterproof Eyeliner in Black Sleek – Contour Kit in Light Make Up Factory – Blusher in No. 10 Sleek – Pout Paint in Mauve Over Sleek – Glisten Me MaxFactor – False Lash Effect To watch the video in the best quality please choose ...

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Trio that has me talking with myself

Isadora Forest Groove: Forest eye shadow trio swatch

A while ago I spotted Isadora Forest eyeshadow trio from Forest Groove collection … and it’s still there poking around in my brain. Here is the dialog that is replaying in my mind: – I LOVE the shimmery green shade; – but I don’t want to pay 20 EUR for a trio; – add another 10+EUR and I have new ...

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Preview: Essence Re-mix your style TE

Essence Re-mix your style TE: base polishes preview

October is around the corner and with it new Essence TE is on the horizon. Nail polish lovers will be happy with this one as Essence Re-mix your style TE consists only from nail polishes. They split the Re-mix your style collection in 2 parts – base polishes and top coats. I’m guessing base polishes will come in creme finish ...

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SpaRitual – Dreams Becoming Reality

SpaRitual - Dreams Becoming Reality swatch

Vault post that is long, long, long time overdue. Remember our visit to beauty fair in Zagreb? It was there that I bought my first SpaRitual polishes. SpaRitual Dreams Becoming Reality is teal creme shade. It’s no wonder I couldn’t leave it there. I’m not huge fan of their narrow brushes, but it’s not overly annoying so I can live ...

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