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Top Ten Radiant Orchid Beauty and Fashion Items

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Radiant orchid is the Pantone color of the year. It really can encompass a wide range of fuchsia and purple types of  colors. My top 10 list is pretty much a wish list since I haven’t specifically bought any radiant orchid items (yet).  Here is what I picked out. The handbag is at the top […]

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Makeup Wars DIY Edition, How to Make Your Own Nail Polish

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This week’s Makeup Wars is one I am pretty excited about. It is all do it yourself, aka DIY, beauty items! I had been meaning to write about my experiments with making nail polish, and this presented a great opportunity to do so. There are several ways you can make your own polish, ranging from super […]

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My True Love: Dior Nail Glow, Plus Win a $200 Gift Card

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Valentines Days is upon us. Yes, it is a great time to be romantic and talk about our affections for others, but what about our affection for beauty? My true beauty love these days is Dior Nail Glow. I have mentioned it in multiple top ten lists and now I’m giving it its own shout […]

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Top Ten Manicure Products

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This week’s Top Ten Tuesday looks at manicure tools. Here are my top ten go to items: OPI cuticle pushers: These soft tip cuticle pushers work well and are comfortable to use. You can get similar ones in other brands as well. LUSH Lemony Flutter: After seeing nail bloggers recommend this, I picked some up. […]

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Nail Art Must Haves

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Nails are the new accessory this year and there’s nothing more fun than doing a little nail art! Check out some of the must have tools to bling out your nails and make your ultimate accessory your best! 1. Nail polishes- of course this is going to be the start of any fun nail look. […]

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Bling In The New Years With Essie’s New Luxeffects Shades!

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Essie has expanded their Luxeffects line with two new additional shades to join forces with the original collection composed of four shades. Essie Luxeffects are a group of multidimensional topcoats that add sparkle and dazzle to your favorite nail polish. New to the bunch is Jazzy Jubilant, a chromatic confetti-like glitter; and Sparkle On Top, […]

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The Nail Files: Sally Hansen Triple Shine Lacquer

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It’s the moment we have all been waiting for. A nail lacquer that applies like a lacquer, but has shine like a gel. Sally Hansen premiered Sally Hansen Triple Shine, a new 29 shade range line composed of 11 glitters and 18 shades of a combination of different finishes.  On a whim I picked up […]

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Introducing Zoya Dreambox!

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Zoya wants to make your dreams come true this holiday season with the Zoya Dreambox. This is a great gift for someone that wants Zoya for the holidays, all you need is a bow! The Dreambox is a giftbox that can house three, six, or twelve bottles of nail lacquer. If you dont know what […]

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Makeup Wars Favorite Brands: Dior

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Makeup Wars is looking at our favorite brands. I chose Dior for a couple of reasons. First, they are consistently high quality. I can buy just about any Dior color cosmetic product and trust that it will be top notch. Second, they have lovely packaging. Dior palettes are always gorgeous. Third, they put out some […]

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Makeup Wars, Favorite Fall Manicure

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My favorite fall manicure is an oldie. This is OPI Lincoln Park After Dark Suede. I  don’t think you can still get this particular polish in Suede, but you can still get the same look without it. I will tell you how. Lincoln Park After Dark is one of my all time favorite OPI shades. […]