Super Easy Halloween Nail Art: Bloody Nails

Essie Silk Watercolors Bloody Nails Nailart

Another easy nail art look that even beginners to nail art can do!  This time bloody nails.  For this nail art look, I used Essie Silk Watercolors in White Page and Highest Bidder.  Use any white and red(ish) polish, but you want your red polish to run easily and not be glittery.  A jelly polish with decent opacity is best as it gets thinner like blood would when running.

Get Nailed At The Ten Spot

The Ten Spot James Street Desk Staff

Downtown Hamilton doesn’t exactly scream high-end salons.  When I moved here, I used to make the trip back into Burlington to see my old trusted manicurist, until she moved to Ottawa.  I have tried out a few places in Hamilton since, most were just ok and some were just scary – none that screamed go back to me always.  I remember sitting in one and seeing them do two manicures at the same time using the same tools!  Needless to[Read more]

Super Easy Candy Corn Nail Art

Gradient nails can be a real pain in the **** especially if you are just starting out with nail art.  Get this Candy Corn nail art for halloween without all the extra work of sponging on a gradient. Start by finding three polishes in white, orange and yellow.  I went with Essences Wild White Ways for my base as it is fairly opaque and dries quickly unlike many white polishes.  I paired this with a random yellow Sinful Colors polish[Read more]

Graveyard Theme Halloween Nails #CBBOctNails

Halloween Graveyard Nailart CBBOctNails

No #CBBOctNails post yesterday as the gradient theme was the base for the Halloween nail design for today. What you will need for this Halloween graveyard theme A light, but not white, polish – I used Essence Who Am I? A blue toned polish, preferably jelly or one good for gradients – I used Essie Silk Watercolor in Point of Blue Any decent black polish, opaque (you want to do this on one coat) and dries quickly.  A stamping polish[Read more]

Dose Pill Nail Polish – Stormy

Dose Pill Stormy Nail Polish Swatches Canada Ipsy Bottle

Just what the doctor ordered, a dose of nail polish! Dose Pills are made by Strange Beautiful and are not one use pills like some of the ones you see now, but a regular bottle of nail polish in a pill shaped bottle.  I received a Dose Pill in Stormy, an ipsy exclusive shade in my latest glambag (I know, I haven’t even posted September yet, but I like to try stuff first and the nail polish challenge got in[Read more]