nails

Essie Nail Basics.

Since I decided to make the switch from gel-polish back to regular lacquer (I know, sounds crazy!) I had to invest in some essentials. To lengthen the life of any nail polish a good base coat and top coat are necessary. I also think taking care of the health and strength of your nails will… Continue Reading

Essie ‘Ballet Slippers’ Nail Polish.

I just bought a new Essie polish! It’s called Ballet Slippers and it’s a classic pale pink. This is one of Essie’s best selling polishes and it’s a staple shade that everyone should have on hand. It’s sophisticated and classic. It can be worn any season of the year and it has a very sheer finish. I… Continue Reading

Pantone 2014 | Radiant Orchid.

Every year Pantone announces their colour of the year. Radiant Orchid is the colour of 2014. This shade from the purple family is thought to enhance creativity and innovation. It’s absorbing undertones allow it to pair well with many shades in it’s surrounding palette. This unique shade of purple is said to have a “beguiling charm” that… Continue Reading

Essie ‘Bikini So Teeny’ Nail Polish.

I am in love with this colour by Essie. Bikini So Teeny: a sparkling cornflower blue. The description is so great: “A wink, a smile, and no strings attached.” Perfect for Spring right!? Soft blues are popping up everywhere lately and to be honest, I never thought I would be wearing it on my nails. I… Continue Reading

Year of the Horse.

Gung Hay Fat Choy! Over the past few years I’ve started to follow the Chinese zodiac signs and the fortune that each animal brings to the year. I have to say, I’m really excited for the year of the horse. This year is said to bring fast victories, unexpected adventure, and surprising romances. It is… Continue Reading