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My New Year’s Eve makeup

New Year's Eve 2011 makeup

Just a quick post to show you my New Year’s Eve makeup … nothing special really – black gold combo with mainly Inglot eyeshadows. I was already late, so the makeup was done in a hurry and photos in under one minute, so it’s no wonder none of them came out good. Base no1. : Too Faced Shadow Insurance Base ...

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Review and swatches: Essence Legends Of The Sky TE

Essence Legends Of The Sky TE

Essence Legends Of The Sky TE is one of those rare collections where everything that could go wrong … And I don’t mean product wise but on my end. First I was unable to get my hands on red nail polish from this TE, which made me sad. I got 4 out of 6 shades available. I make video first ...

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Playing with nail transfer foil and NOTD – part 2

Nail transfer foil manicure with gold accents

One of the comments on my previous post was: Not bad. Looks interesting. But somehow something is missing…may be some additional gold or silver glitter? kind regards Elena thanks for your honest opinion. I truly appreciate honesty and constructive criticism. I found Elena’s idea good and I tried to implement it and used it to upgrade my manicure. What I ...

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Playing with nail transfer foil and NOTD

Nail Art with nail transfer foil: Essie - Pink Petal and Essence - Style Me Pretty

I swatched a bunch of Essie polishes today. After the last one (Pink Petal) I thought I’d tried something fun. First I thought I’d stamp over Pink Petal, but than I remembered I have a nail transfer foil I could play with. I wanted something messy and playful on my nails. I put nail transfer glue in random strokes on ...

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Glitter eyeliners

S-he Stylezone Glitter eyeliner

In general I’m not a huge fan of glitter on my eyes, but during the month of December I always tend to use glitter eyeliners. So today I’m going to show you my glitter eyeliners. Gosh Extreme Art Eyeliner in shade 26. Tiny holographic glitter dispersed in sheer grey base. Very pretty! It’s sheer. I usually apply it in two ...

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Review and swatches: Essence Circus Circus TE

Essence Circus Circus trend edition

Essence Circus Circus trend edition reached our country. Well, most of it. We’re missing one nail polish shade – no. 02 Don’t feed the tiger. Creme part of nail polish duos are fantastic. They’re easy to apply and glide onto the nail, are one coaters and I didn’t need to use fast drying top coat at all. In all swatches ...

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Preview: Essence Crystalliced trend edition

Preview: Essence Crystalliced trend edition nail polishes

Which one of you said that hopes for less Essence trend editions in next couple of months? Guess what … here is preview of January/February one. chilly cold weather, dancing snowflakes and ice crystals sparkling on your window… that’s why we love the winter! with the new trend edition “crystalliced“, essence captures this breathtaking spectacle of nature in january and  ...

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