Mark By Avon Lip Pout Vinyl & Velvet Lip Paint Review

Mark by Avon Lip Pout Vinyl and Velvet Swatches and Reviews

Mark by Avon recently released a new set of lip paints in matte velvet and glossy vinyl formulas.  It is nice to see some glossy shades after so many matte lips.  The Mark by Avon Lip Pout collection includes four shades in the Vinyl formula and four shades in the Velvet formula.  Both formulas promise colour more intense than lipstick, more saturated than gloss. They are made with vibrant, pure pigments plus a built-in primer guarantees a smooth, even application that[Read more]

Moyra Sounds of Your World 108 Stamping Plate Swatches

Moyra Sounds of Your World 108 Stamping Plate Swatches - Full Plate Swatches - Beautometry

While at the press preview for Indie Expo Canada, the Beautometry team representing Hit The Bottle gave us a free Moyra stamping plate.  I got Moyra Sounds of Your World 108.  One of the mini series stamping plates with a bunch of full nail sized images along with two flower images.  It has a very mixed theme with everything from numbers to cupcakes and geometric designs. Moyra Sounds of Your World 108 stamping plate with music, floral, crossword puzzle and[Read more]

Just $15 In “Recommended” AliExpress Products: Real vs Advertised

AliExpress Real vs Advertised

So I saw this in various youtube videos so decided to give myself a $10-ish USD budget and see what the recommended products on AliExpress had to offer.  It knows me pretty well for cheap nail stamping plates so a few days before I went through and clicked on various things I would buy to make it not all about the stamping. I chose only options with free shipping and set a limit of $3 per item so I could[Read more]

Colors by Llarowe Oh Canada & Hit The Bottle Holo There Beautiful Canada Day Mani

Colors by LLarowe Oh Canada - Stamped with Hit The Bottle Holo There Beautiful - Canada Day Nails - IECl

Another polish from Indie Expo Canada! The lovely Leah Ann gifted me a bottle of Colors by Llarowe Oh Canada.  This was their VIP shade but she had a few bottles left over and I am so glad I got one.  I usually stay away from reds but this gorgeous bottle of bright red holo is perfect for Canada Day. My second Canada Day manicure for 2017 is beautiful looking but fairly simple.  Two coats of Colors by Llarowe Oh[Read more]

Fiendish Fancies Sleep Eludes Me Canada Day Manicure

Canada Day Mani - Fiendish Fancies Sleep Eludes Me - Kayla Ray Vinyls Maple Leaf

I was lucky enough to get a mini bottle of Fiendish Fancies Sleep Eludes Me at the press preview at Indie Expo Canada.  I knew I had to keep it for a Canada Day manicure.  The name of this polish was so perfect as Lara and I had mentioned earlier that morning that we got no sleep the night before the event.  Sleep Eludes Me is part of the Nevermore collection and is inspired by the illimitable dominion of the Red Death[Read more]