*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 — … Read More Mani Monday: NailMattic Beauty’s review of KBShimmer All the Bright Moves
I am in love with Zoya’s Naturel: Deux collection. I am in love with Zoya Polishes anyway. They are always of a creamy consistency, and it’s always like putting butter on your nails. The coverage of all the polishes are very good; one to two coats needed and they are long lasting. Zoya’s polishes are big 5 free (free of formaldehyde, formaldehyde resin, toluene, … Read More Polish Wishlist: @ZoyaNailPolish Naturel: Deux (2)
Here is a gel polish short set I did for Aeriael! She is a stylist in Waldorf, MD, specializing in braided styles. Some items used to achieve this look: · Color: LeChat Moon Dance · 5ss Genuine Crystals in Clear · 16ss Genuine Crystals in Clear AB · Silver Dots · Silver Holo Glitter Aeraele picked a gel polish for its lasting durability. Because … Read More Stylist Aeriael’s Tiffany & Co Inspired Set
Hey Guys! I know it’s been a while since I’ve done anything substantial with this blog. Call it a combo of law school and work and laziness. But recently I’ve had the urge to do some nails. A very crazy urge. So I sat down in my lab and brewed up a few options for myself to quench that urge. I started following a … Read More Coming out of Retirement Soon!
Friday, I gave you the background of the Ciate dispute. Today Im giving a legal analysis (I am not a lawyer) and wrapping it up into a final point of the whole issue. The Lanham Act protects unregistered trademarks to the same extent as registered marks because trademark rights emanate from the use and not merely the registration of the mark. It is generally … Read More Caviar Nails: The Point
Caviar Nails Dispute In March 2012, Ciaté applied for a trademark for the word mark ‘Caviar Manicure’ and ‘Ciaté Caviar Manicure‘. After they applied for the trademark, they apparently notified several Nail Polish Bloggers that should stop calling their manicures topped with tiny round balls, ‘caviar’ manicures. Some people may ask, ‘what exactly is a trademark?’. According to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office … Read More Caviar Nails: The Background