Monthly Archives: April 2013

Swatch: Essence Free hugs

A soft pastel pink, very cute and perfect for spring! Also, it’s very cheap 😉 The formula is as I expect from Essence. Quick drying, not too thin and not too thick, and shiny. The wide brush is also very … Continue reading

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Hard: Holo butterfly

I wanted something holographic on every nail this time, and I wanted to use striping tape. Also, I wanted to use the two CK polishes I swatched last Saturday. So I ended up with this 😉 I started with the … Continue reading

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Swatch: CK? Nail polish

I bought these at a budget store, so I don’t know if they’re really from CK. But they look interesting anyway, and were very cheap, so I swatched them. The names of the polishes are ‘Blue wants to be a … Continue reading

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Easy: Dark red nails with holo accent

This one was made with the China Glaze polishes which I swatched last Tuesday. Because I didn’t want to cover the colours up too much, I made a tape manicure with it. First, I just polished all the nails, with … Continue reading

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Swatches: China Glaze nail polish

Last Tuesday, I finally got my first China Glaze polishes! It was actually a Christmas gift set from last year, so it was at sale. Perfect chance to get 3 polishes at once. And the colors are perfectly usable for … Continue reading

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Easy: Galaxy nails

These ones have been done thousands of times before, and most of the ones I’ve seen looked better than this first attempt I did. But it did turn out better than expected, so I want to share it with you … Continue reading

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Easy: Spotted spring color nails

Made with the Max Factor polishes from the swatches I posted earlier. All you need are three polishes and some different sized dotting tools, and a brush (or anything) and remover to clean up around the cuticles. I just polished … Continue reading

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Swatch: Max factor nail polish

I’ve had these polishes for a while, but due to their small size I hadn’t used them that often yet. They are really nice polishes, though, so it’s time for some swatches. Beige= Soft Toffee Blue= Candy Blue Red= Red … Continue reading

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Swatch: Catrice Steel my heart

This is my first ever Catrice polish! And I have to say, the formula is nice. A bit thick, good covering and it dries pretty quickly. Not as fast as some others, but still pretty fast. In the shade, it’s … Continue reading

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NOTD: Nude nails

My nails today. A layer of Rimmel base coat, French white by Miss Sporty and a layer of Rimmel topcoat. On the accent nail I added a layer of Claire’s holo glitter bars over the French white.

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