Category Archives: Uncategorized

Mani Monday: NailMattic Beauty’s review of KBShimmer All the Bright Moves


*press release* “What we gonna do now is go back…. allll the way back”……. I love this time of the year when makeup and polish makers bring out the loud & bright colors, it brings instant happiness into my life!! So tell me, where you anything like me during my childhood? Did you spend your […]

via All The Bright Moves collection by KBShimmer  — Nailmattic Beauty

Manicure Tips & Tricks from the Pros


Hey guys! Today I felt inspired to sit down and share many of my industry tricks for nails. I have had such great feedback on my nail posts and videos, and I always have more questions from my readers in the comment section. So, I thought it would be fun to share some of the […]

via Nail Hacks | Industry Tricks — Polished by Amy

Gel Removal Bible by Nails Mag


Gel-polish manicures have gone mainstream, with options for over-the-counter products easily accessible to any client brave enough to tackle the task. Between the informal training of most nail techs and the fallout of DIY gel options, public nail plates are experiencing abuse in record numbers.The solution lies with educated professionals. We need more techs who…

via Something to Talk About: Gel-Polish Removal — NAILS Magazine

Wellness Wednesday: Surrender


From one of my very good friends, Crystal, words about surrender. Please read her post below.

March 7, 2017 Over the last few weeks I have spoken with numerous people regarding the historically taboo “s” word that carry much weight and is forever life altering. Yet the stigma surrounding it has garnered it to be ushered mainly in churches or hushed whispers. The implication of being associated with it being more than the speaker can sometimes […]

via The Taboo of the “S” Word — thejourneyofccbl27

Review: Sakura Gelly Roll .6mm ball & Pentel Slicci .25mm Pens

Review: Sakura Gelly Roll .6mm ball & Pentel Slicci .25mm Pens

Let me start off this post by explaining that I am a brand snob. Let me also explain to you all that I studied Intellectual Property Law because that is how much brands and trademarks have an effect on my life.  I am quite particular, and if I like something from a particular brand, I will go back and try other products from that brand.  That is how branding is SUPPOSED to work.  The opposite is also true, if I DONT like something from a particular brand, chances are I will not buy that brand again. Read the rest of this entry

Mani Monday: Girly


This week’s mani Monday comes from one of my fave polish bloggers, Polish-Obsession. I love her looks.  Check out the post below.

Hi fellow nail polish lovers!!I have a girly look to share with you today!Artificial LightArtificial LightFor this mani, I used Tux Polish’s Blueberry smoothie, a bright purple creme packed with shimmer, and paired it with Butter London’s Molly-Coddled, a lavender creme. Both polishes have good formulas. On my index and pinky fingers, I stamped images…

via Tux Polish – Blueberry Smoothie — Polish Obsession

Mani Mondays: Hello Holo!!!


Today’s Mani Monday Post comes from Emily at Casual Contrast. Check out her review of KBShimmers Holo polish below.


Provided for review Oh, KBShimmer. The love of my nail polish life! My favorite indie brand has paired up with Hella Holo Customs to bring you four of the most complex, holographic polishes they’ve ever created – absolutely gorgeous! You can purchase these beauties February 14-28, 2017 from KBShimmer, but you must be a member of the Hella…

via KBShimmer for Hella Holo Customs: Swatches & Review — Casual Contrast