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Review and swatches: Essie – Summer 2010 collection

Swatch: Essie - Summer 2010: Knockout Pout

I have to admit that I’ve always loved Essie polishes and I have A LOT of them. I love the bottle shape. I love the brush. I know that they have too many sheers and reds and that there’s lack of interesting colors. And I know that some Essies can be streaky (I have to tell you that the formula ...

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Manhattan – Wet Shot Look – Summer 2010

Swatch: Mahnattan - Wet Shot Look - 53U nail polish and 46D lip gloss by Maestra

I spotted a new collection by Manhattan yesterday. It’s called Wet Shot Look. There are six water flash lipgosses in the collection and three wet shot lotus effect nail polishes. I bought the most pigmented lip gloss in the collection (46D) and the matching nail polish (53U). The 46D lip gloss is very pigmented and creme. There’s no shimmer. The ...

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Vamos a la Playa, part 1.

Flormar: Neon N002, swatch

It’s 31 degrees Celsius in Ljubljana at the moment. Hot. Vamos a la Playa, tra-la-la…    Let’s look together at some of my favorite summer shades that will surely go with me to the sea in the coming days. Perhaps you’ll find something interesting for your selves, our dear readers.   The ruling nail polish is China Glaze – Flip Flop ...

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Maestra’s summer vacation – day 4

Maestra's summer vacation: Pag 2010 - day 4

Yesterday was a really relaxing day. We didn’t do anything fancy … just lying on the beach … That’s why I don’t have a lot for you today. Just a picture of me pretending to be interested in … well, something. And a few pictures of my pedicure and manicure. Pedicure was American Apparel – Poppy, which is really bright ...

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American Apparel: Palm Springs and Manila (swatches)

Swatch: American Apparel - Manila

Yesterday I showed you swatches of 16 different shades of American Apparel polishes on a nail wheel. Today I have “real” swatches of two American Apparel polishes for you. First is Palm Springs, which is a light peachy shade. Interesting but I’m not quite sure if I like it on me. Two coats shown in the picture below. Next (and ...

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American Apparel swatches on a nail wheel

Bottles: American Apparel

Here are the first swatches of our American Apparel polishes. :party: I'll begin with "a small" (or a standard Parokeets photo) photo of the bottles ...Tukaj so prvi "swatch-i" vseh American Apparel lakov, ki smo jih Parokeetke naročile. :party: Za začetek "majhna" fotografija (oziroma standardna Parokeets fotografija) stekleničk ...

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