Thursday, July 12, 2012

Island GetaWay Nail Art

My new nail design is another contest entry for Makeupbees tropical looks contest

this time  decided to do nail art

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i used acrylics craft paints to paint the entire design,i did start using a white polish from Essie called blanc as my base color and painted on top of it






Wednesday, July 11, 2012

small nail polish haul

when ever im out i try to stop somewhere to check out polishes and/or makeup...am i alone ?...lol


here are my finds from my last visit to the drugstore







L'oreal BB Cream - Youth Code

So im just now finding out that l'oreal has 2 YES 2!!! bb creams..was at CVS today and saw it..and of course that beauty addict in me had to get it

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so when i got home i opened it up..comparing it to the other l'oreal bb cream this one is heavier and also it has a strong scent to it..smells like a perfume floral something!! i cant really describe the smell but its not bad just a little strong in scent then what i like.

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it is thick and creamy ... works into the skin nicely

i didnt try it on my face though BUT i did try it on the back of my hand and took a photo of my hands side by side to see the difference...i see a huge difference but what do you think?



Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Island Eye makeup

So i decided to enter a contest on makeupbee...the theme is Tropical looks so i decided to do a hawaii/paradise island look



i used alot of sugarpill cosmetics in this look,a little of inglot,black face paint and used nyx white base


if you would like to vote for my look ...click the link.

just click on the heart on the upper left of my photo on the makeupbee site



Friday, July 6, 2012

Macro shots of Glitter Polishes + new camera lens

If you didnt know...today is my birthday!! and my 11yr wedding anniversary is this Sunday july 8th...my husband got me a new Sigma 70mm-300mm macro zoom lens and i totally LOVE it!!


this is a stock photo of it




so i decided to take a few macro shots of some of my glitter polishes 


i took 3 photos of my new china glaze polishes







And then 2 glitter polishes from Kleancolor






i think now you can see why i love this new lens!!

cant wait to take more photos of cool polishes

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Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Sugarpill Cosmetics Nail Art

if you own or have tried sugarpill cosmetics you know they are awesome! Sugarpill is my favorite company and so i thought how cool would the sugarpill kitty look on a nail....SO i went ahead and handpainted that super cute kitty on a nail :)

now its not 100% match to the actual kitty but its pretty damn close

what do you all think?




i used all acrylic paints to paint the lil cutie 

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this is the original Sugarpill cat



4th of July Nail Art with Tutorial

Here are my nails for this years 4th of July
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for those of you who are celebrating i hope you have a great and safe holiday







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