Easy Nail Art Looks with Quo by Orly Water Transfer Nail Art

Quo by Orly Nail Art Water Transfers

If you do not have a steady hand or are new to nail art, water transfer sheets are amazing.  I can do cute designs on my left hand but as soon as I have to duplicate the design on my right?  It looks like a 5 year old did my nails!  So I am a huge fan of water transfers.  These are not those stickers for nails, they go on like a temporary tattoo, just wet the backing as it[Read more]

Zoya Naturel Satin Swatches: Rowan, Sage & Tove

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As most of you will know, Zoya is one of my favourite brands of nail polish, they rarely disappoint.  The Zoya Naturel Satins collection is a transitional collection that is meant to ease you from Winter shades to brighter Spring shades and has some great nude colours. Zoya Satins are “low-sheen”, not quite matte but not the usual shiny finish of Zoya polishes.  Due to the finish, you are not supposed to use a top coat with them, which reduces[Read more]

The Essence of Affordability: Four Nail Polishes For $10?

I was planning a beauty stock up shop this past weekend when I saw that Shoppers Drug Mart was offering 20x Optimum points, but decided to stock up on some Essence when they sent me a weekly coupon for an extra 20x points on Essence nail polishes.  Essence nail polishes are already super affordable at $2-3 each but with 40x Optimum points, they are crazy cheap. If you haven’t tried Essence polishes, do not be put off by the price[Read more]

OPI Fifty Shades of Grey Swatches

I was excited to get my hands on this OPI collection.  Grey polishes are some of my favourite and having a collection dedicated to them is just pure heaven especially with the mix of silver, red and sparkle thrown in. With the movie coming out soon, they are pushing Fifty Shades of Grey.  The mall had posters for the movie, the nail polish set at the cash at the beauty salon and the books up front at Chapters.  You just’t can’t[Read more]

CND Vinylux Flora & Fauna Swatches

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I was lucky enough to win a full set of CND Vinylux Flora & Fauna Collection at the recent #CNDxCanada twitter party.  This is the Spring 2015 collection due out this month so I thought I would share them with you! Retreat to the peaceful harmony of nature with the new Spring 2015 Flora & Fauna collection from CND Vinylux. Colors and styles are inspired by watercolor impressions of luminous landscapes.  “This season’s trends are all about unplugging from today’s digital[Read more]