Nail art

Essence Guerilla Gardening LE manicure

Essence Guerilla Gardening LE

Today I was gardening with Essence aka I tried out one of the polishes and nail effect powders from their Guerilla Gardening LE. I bought I’m The Moss nail polish and nail effect powder in the same color. Nail polish is green but with yellow undertone so not really my favorite color. Manicure actually looks better with powder over it ...

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Christmas manicure and greetings

Christmas tree manicure nail polishes used

A lot of Christmas manicures raced through my mind, but in the end I decided to make glitter red manicure with snowman as an accent. But unfortunately my snowman looked more like glitter blob, so I removed it and made Christmas tree with scotch tape instead. I used Illamasqua Throb as my base nail polish – one of my favorite ...

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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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Pink Challenge: Day 7 by Maestra

Pink Challenge: Day 2 Essie - Knockout Pout by Maestra

For my last pink manicure I wanted to create something that I would actually like and wear. That means that there isn’t a lot of pink involved. Finally here is my seventh pink manicure. This was actually my second attempt. Yesterday I created something that I didn’t like at all and I wasn’t in the mood to do another pink ...

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Pink Challenge: Day 6 by Maestra

Pink Challenge: Day 6 Essie - Knockout Pout by Maestra

I was very busy yesterday and in the evening I was too tired to post my pink manicure for Day 6. So I’m posting it today and I’ll post my Day 7 manicure later on. For sixth pink manicure I wanted to play with colors and stripes. It turned out … well funny and playful. It reminds me of lollipops ...

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Pink Challenge: Day 6 by Gejba

Essence Love This City, Mahattan Fresh-Excited, Kiko 348 - pink challenge

For Day 6 of Pink Challenge I used technique that I’ve been neglecting for years … “scotch tape” manicure. I never became fan of this technique as I’m pretty clumsy so I need lots and lots of time to make it look pretty. If I was doing scotch tape mani, then I was determined to go all the way and ...

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