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    Asian Themed Red Light & Gold Stamping

    Opallac Red Light District – the Gel Polish swatched in the previous post, is used as the base of this nail art. I was inspired to do an Asian themed look and went with some simple gold holo stamping for a change. I have soooo many stamping plates and so many I haven’t even used since I do so many

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    Opallac Red Light District – Gel Polish Swatch

    This week’s gel colour shade is Opallac Red Light District – Gel Polish Swatch and mini review for your info gathering purposes. And the ridiculously reflective shot that I don’t like but posted to show you the mirror shine that I could almost do my lipstick in. Perfect surface to contour on the run? Perhaps not, but you could probably check

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    Royal Blue & Teal for Mani Swap Circle!

    Here’s my SOLO SHOT for the latest edition of @maniswapcircle – the theme was Royal Blue and Teal for #maniswapcircle recreations! The favourite colours of hosts Angela & Natasha, both born in April – so happy almost birthday guys, might as well start celebrating early 😜 I’ll describe it as some half-moon bordered ruffian nails, for want of definition. Bottle

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    Hidden Floral Stamping On Thermal Gel Polish

    Hidden florals disguised in a similar shade of stamping polish that really pop when you chill the fingertips and bring on the darker pink? Oh my! Aaaand the Strawberries & Cream Nail Art! Using the @opallacgelpolish featured in the last post. I was going for a sneaky nail art – she looks all demure in her natural warm state (second

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    Opallac Strawberries & Cream – Gel Polish Swatch

    Opallac Strawberries & Cream – Gel Polish Swatch and transition video… Oh would you look at the time? Yes, it’s apparently always Beer O’Clock, but it’s also SWATCH TIME! 🍺💅 This week’s swatch is very two-faced, but you wouldn’t un-friend it Above shows her in her warmer natural state (it was a hot day, I am sure it would be

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    The Story Of Swagger – Picture Polish Challenge

    Swagger. Only select people have it. A person with Swag is electric ⚡ A magnetic persona that effortlessly oozes cool & charm. They carry themselves with a strong self-confidence, but no arrogance here. They don’t just make a behaviour theirs, they’ll own it. You can’t just bottle this shit and buy it from the corner store. Swagger is not just

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    Abstract Swipes On Coral Peach & Gold Gradient

    Abstract Swipes On Peach & Gold Gradient. Probably not the most eloquent term to describe this mani of mine, but it will do. Some abstract nail art-ing was calling out for today 💕 Dry brushed & swiped gorgeous golden @essiepolish Good As Gold over a gradient of delightful warm cremes, Coral Fedora into Birthday Suit – both from @polishmylife It’s something

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    Cosmolicious Smoosh Gel Nail Art

    I woke this morning with my face mashed into my pillow, and that’s the perfect way to describe the technique I used for this smooshed, abstract nail art over Cosmolicious from @opallacgelpolish. See below for info about the 2 day sale if you live in Oz. There’s a video to come of this smoothly smooshy gel polish mani at the

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    Opallac Cosmolicious – Gel Polish Swatch

    Why hello Monday! Let’s kickstart the week with something bright. Such as this bright, deep pink. She’s the delicious Cosmolicious gel polish of the week from @opallacgelpolish. Opallac Cosmolicious – Gel Polish Swatch and mini review below…   And the packaging: THE RUNDOWN: Name: Cosmolicious – available here or select Priceline (AU) stores Brand: Opallac Collection: Core Collection Colour (or family): Pink Type &

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    St Patrick’s Day 4-Leaf Clover Drag Marble

    St Patrick’s Day – a tribute to Ireland’s patron saint, and that night of the year when your noisy neighbours keep you up 4hrs later than usual weekends 😂 haha. This day whilst huge in the UK, der of course, is also rather huge in the US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand to name a few. Since we could all use

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    Opallac Candyman Can – Gel Polish Swatch

    Here is the Opallac Candyman Can Gel Polish Swatch. This bright green is perfect for St Patrick’s Day. Let’s take a look… How delightful is this green? I realise some of you aren’t “green” people (no, not “green people”) but I love certain greens. Some more than others, but they represent love and nature and have a nice calming effect.

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    Metallic Mush by Picture Polish – Swatch Challenge 2

    Metallic Mush by Picture Polish – as part of the Swatch Challenge 2, 2017. The idea was to take a photo in your favourite place, with the swatch and holding the bottle. And add a little story to go with it. I had to battle with long hair in the breeze, a baffle/reflector and some bees to get this shot,

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