Holiday Sparkle 2014 gel polish collection
New DIY Color Changing Gels & a GIVEAWAY!!

New DIY Color Changing Gels & a GIVEAWAY!! 7

DIY Hard Nails has three brand new color changing gel polishes! Everyone seems to really be love these color changers with glitter (myself included), so you’ll be excited to hear that two lucky people will be able to win some of these beauties! The GIVEAWAY info is at the bottom of this post, don’t miss(…)

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Floral Stamped Nails using Bio Seaweed Gel and Wistonia

Floral Stamped Nails using Bio Seaweed Gel and Wistonia 7

I applied this gorgeous creamy purple polish from Bio Seaweed Gel (BSG) called Star Struck to my nails to take a swatch picture, and I didn’t want to take it off!  Star Struck is a very unique shade of dark purple that sometimes appears to be more of a blurple (blue-ish purple).  I thought it(…)

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Bio Seaweed Gel UNITY All-In-One Color Gel Polish Review

Bio Seaweed Gel UNITY All-In-One Color Gel Polish Review 20

I was very excited to see that Bio Seaweed Gel (BSG) had a booth at Cosmoprof because I’d heard so much about their gel polish, but hadn’t tried it yet.  Their booth was one of my very first visits while I was there.  I learned that they have two lines of soak-off gel polish; UNITY(…)

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Gelish Get Color-Fall Color Comparisons

Gelish Get Color-Fall Color Comparisons 9

Many of you asked me to put together some comparisons that show how the new Gelish Get Color-Fall Collection colors compare to some existing colors, so  I pulled out my swatch sticks and took some photos.  You can click on these images to view them at full size. Let’s start with Berry Buttoned Up… an(…)

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Gelish Get Color-Fall Collection (2014 Fall Gelish Colors)

Gelish Get Color-Fall Collection (2014 Fall Gelish Colors) 15

I have swatches of the new Gelish Get Color-Fall Collection for you!  These Gelish MINI polishes can be purchased at Sally Beauty Supply.  The six colors in this collection are inspired by the brilliant colors of nature in the fall.  Each of my swatches demonstrates three coats of color.  The formula of these polishes was(…)

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The Gelly Sandwich Technique! Mixing Gel Polish & Regular Nail Lacquer

The Gelly Sandwich Technique! Mixing Gel Polish & Regular Nail Lacquer 7

I’ve been asked many times, “What is a gelly sandwich?”  A gelly sandwich (aka gellie sandwich or gel sandwich) is when you apply regular nail polish (RNP) in between a gel base and top coat.  This technique usually prolongs the wear of regular nail polish by a few days, but it generally doesn’t last as(…)

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Fun Pastel Circle Glitter Gradient!

Fun Pastel Circle Glitter Gradient! 15

I’m in the mood for something fun! I’ve been busy writing summaries and doing reviews, and I felt the need to do something light and carefree… and this is what I came up with. I purchased a bunch of circle glitters recently, and I got this little colorful pot of glitter from Born Pretty.  This(…)

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