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    80’s Hot Pink & Black Nails – Another Decade Challenge

    80’s Hot Pink & Black Nails Challenge mani time! I did these for Clairestelle8’s @Clairestelle8challenge June prompt “Another Decade”. I chose the 80’s and her colour combo of Hot Pink and Black. I intended to hand draw some stuff but halfway through the inks ran and I had to start over. 😢 I was so bummed… Stuff that, I went for

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    Peach Cuticle Oil Pen – Born Pretty Review & New Launch

    Born Pretty updated their branding and as part of this, recently relaunched some new look nail products and items – including cuticle oils and various nail polishes & treatments. I was sent this item to show you, a new look cuticle oil pen. So here’s my Peach Cuticle Oil Pen Born Pretty Review.   It came shrink-wrapped in plastic for hygiene

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    Opallac Gold Digger – Glitter Gel Polish Swatch

    Here is the first look at Opallac Gold Digger’s Glitter Gel Polish Swatch. The next of the trio of new GOLD GLITTERS collection from Opallac Gel Polish. My parcel as mentioned earlier arrived with the glitter gel polish bottles hidden inside glitter bombs, and yes, I am still pulling it out of my hair haha!   Opallac Gold Digger is

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    Opallac White Diamonds – Glitter Gel Polish Swatch

    The best thing about nail mail is unwrapping new goodies. I was kindly sent a box with the new GOLD GLITTERS collection from Opallac Gel Polish. Here is the first of my swatches: Opallac White Diamonds. My parcel arrived with the glitter gel polish hidden inside glitter bombs, and yes, I am still pulling it out of my hair haha!

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    FALLing for You – Autumn Mani

    Thought it best to post my “Fall-ing For You” Autumn mani before the impending “freeze your bits off” season whacks my nether regions with an Ice Age! 😨❄ Autumn is a pretty season, I love it’s colours; the warming tones of oranges, reds and browns 🍁🍂🍃 This nail art mixes stamping, caviar beads, and a Born Pretty Stickers Set I

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    Royal Blue & Yellow Drag Marble – Mani Swap Circle Returns

    Royal Blue & Yellow – Mani Swap Circle Returns with these colours and under new management! Angela (@glacewing) who was doing it miraculously all alone for months, has handed over the reins to 4 other new hosts. This is my mani for the month. I was entrusted to do a mani by @bravesdivanails aka Tara, and this is the mani I

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    “Aztecan Me Forever!” Aztec Nail Art & Decals

    I named this mani “Aztecan Me Forever!”… Why? Because trying to do this Aztec Nail Art, Aztecan Me forever!? (Get it? Has taken? You see what I did… Oh nevermind. Just call me Dad 😜). I used some Born Pretty water decals (from a set I’ve reviewed before) in a reverse decal sitch. And slapped it over one of my

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    Opallac Poured In Pink – Gel Polish Swatch

    Poured in Pink is a light pink to berry thermal polish from @opallacgelpolish‘s Colour Change collection. Check out that crisp transition line. It’s very reactive this one! I’ve been enjoying thermals quite a bit lately with the change in weather, especially after swatching Bettie Pain’s LDR collection 😊 You saw this polish sneak peek in the base of a nail art

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    Bettie Pain – West Coast, Swatch & Thermal Transition Video

    Last, but definitely not least is one of my favourites from @bettiepainpolish Lana Del Rey collection: West Coast.  This thermal shifts widely from a lovely almost nude gold when warmed, to an evening blue when cool 💙 It reminds me of a bubbly champagne with all the microglitter and holo pieces! 😍 Shot in different lights. Coming shots will show the thermal

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    Bettie Pain – It Hurts To Love You, Swatch & Thermal Transition Video

    The second last thermal polish I have to show you in the @bettiepainpolish Lana Del Rey collection is It Hurts To Love You.   It’s aptly named, because it’s like a very pretty bruise 💜 It’s a purple when warm and turns to a deeper bluish eggplant when cool – with a lovely but subtle vein of blue shimmer running throughout 💙

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    Bettie Pain – High-Tops in the Summer, Swatch & Thermal Transition Video

    Hello Monday, my old friend🎵(or is that frenemy??), I’ve got a swatch for you again 🎶 I have a thermal frenzy for you to finish off these @bettiepainpolish Lana Del Rey collection previews. The first one is High-Tops in the Summer.   It’s a Blue to Aqua thermal, that pulls a gorgeous Indigo on me in some lights, and is packed with holo

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    Bettie Pain – Woodstock in My Mind, Swatches & Video

    Today’s swatch is the last of the non-thermals from @bettiepainpolish’s LDR collection, and one of my favourites: Woodstock in My Mind.   This is a beautiful blue – cool as ice, with flecks of holo, but warmed with a vein of gold shimmer running through it 😍💙   Shots have been taken in slightly different conditions to capture the shimmer &

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