Soy Magnifiscents Mani Love Review

Soy Magnifiscents Mani Love Kit Review - Mani Sand - Mani Silk - Lotion Heart

. The Mini Mani Kit from Soy Magnifiscents was the non-polish item in my Indie Expo Canada VIP bag that I was most excited to try. My nails and skin have suffered a lot this year with a change in diet and medication so anything that can improve them is worth trying. Soy Magnifiscents included […]

Indie Expo Canada 2019 & Why You Should Attend IEC 2020

Indie Expo Canada 2019

Since we have already been promised that Indie Expo Canada 2020 planning will begin soon, read all about my day at the third IEC and why you should attend next year. If you are not familiar with Indie Expo Canada, it is run by Girly Bits and brings indie beauty makers (mostly nail polish but […]

What Was In The Indie Expo Canada 2019 VIP Bag?

Indie Expo Canada 2019 VIP Bag Polishes

Often, VIP bags are not really worth as much as they say at shows. But the Indie Expo Canada 2019 VIP bag came with eight polishes (many are exclusives), a coupon for a polish from Rogue Lacquer and a bunch of non polish items too. VIP Tickets were $75 and the polishes alone would cost […]

Paint It Pretty Polish Hakuna Matata Collection

Paint it Pretty Polish Hakuna Matata Collection

Paint it Pretty Polish’s Hakuna Matata collection will debut at Indie Expo Canada 2019 and be available from her Etsy store on August 23rd. If they sell out, there will be a restock in September so you will have another chance to grab these pretty multichromes.  The collection will be available for $11 Canadian each. Not […]

Alter Ego Actone Additive – Limited Edition Canadian Scents

Alter Ego Nanaimo Bar Scented Acetone Additive NaNa In My Opinion

Nail polish is great, until you have to remove it. You know that white residue and dryness left from 100% acetone, well Acetone Additive can stop that. Alter Ego Acetone Additives are made with glycerin, Vitamin E oil and fragrance oil. It reduces the harshness of acetone while still keeping the full effectiveness of the acetone. The scent is […]

Paint it Pretty Polish Blue Jays Way (IEC Limited Edition)

Paint it Pretty IEC Blue Jays Way - swatch

Finally, one that people not attending Indie Expo Canada can buy. Paint it Pretty Polish Blue Jays Way ($12 full size) is limited edition for IEC 2019 but will be available from the Paint it Pretty Polish Etsy store until the end of September. It a blue base with a purple shimmer and aqua/purple/blue colour shifting […]

Alter Ego Polish Pretty Hair (IEC 2019 Exclusive)

Alter Ego IEC Exclusive Pretty Hair - Swatch

Indie Expo Canada is killing me with these exclusives. They are so pretty and it is hard to get the list down to an affordable amount. Alter Ego Pretty Hair is named after the organizer of IEC, Pam Heil, the owner of Girly Bits. The first time Alter Ego maker Cynthia met Pam, she was […]

Paint it Pretty Polish Pick Me Now Or Lose Me Forever (IEC 2019 Exclusive)

Paint it Pretty IEC Pick Me Now Or Lose Me Forever swatches in sunlight 2

The Indie Expo Canada 2019 exclusive polishes are amazing and Paint It Pretty Polish’s Pick Me Now Or Lose Me Forever is no exception. I love a good purple anyway but add in a strong linear holo and flakies and this polish just makes me happy to look at. Paint It Pretty Polish’s Pick Me Now Or […]

Alter Ego Golden Brilliance Swatches – Indie Expo Canada VIP Polish

alter Ego IEC VIP - Golden Brilliance - Swatches

Do you have a VIP pass to Indie Expo Canada? If so, you will find a bottle of Alter Ego Golden Brilliance hiding in your swag bag. If you are not aware, each year, Cynthia names her IEC Alter Ego polishes with the initials GB for Girly Bits and PH for Pam Heil who organizes […]