OPI 35th Anniversary Giveaway on Instagram

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Calling all Canadians – I’m so thrilled to be working with OPI Canada to offer an INCREDIBLE giveaway to 3 lucky peeps (sorry dear International readers, I promise to host a giveaway for you soon)! To celebrate OPI’s 35th Anniversary, OPI Canada has developed an incredible package for you consisting of 35 iconic OPI shades and 1 adorable tank top like the one I’m sporting below….

OPI Washington D.C. Fall/Winter 2016 Collection

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I’m nowhere near ready for fall, but I’m not going to lie, the fall nail polish collections that I’ve been reviewing have me a little antsy for gorgeous fall hues. OPI Washington D.C. Fall/Winter 2016 Collection is a collaboration with Emmy and Golden Globe nominated actress Kerry Washington, recently named the company’s first-ever Creative Ambassador. Olivia Pope…I mean “Kerry”, worked with OPI co-founder and brand ambassador…

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#ColorCurators Formula X Makeup By Rose XOXO

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Formula X Makeup By Rose XOXO #ColorCurator’s August edition, has just hit Sephora. This month we’re thanking makeup artist, beauty blogger, and singer-songwriter, Rose Siard of the blog Makeup By Rose XOXO. I’ve been loving the whole concept of #ColorCurators. The hues have all been right up my alley and as with most Formula X polishes, the formulas have been perfect. The Formula X Makeup By Rose XOXO collection…

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Creamy Perfection – LVX Summer 2016

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There’s nothing better than a perfect cream nail polish. One of my favourite vegan, cruelty free nail polish brands – LVX – released their gorgeous summer collection of creams. A perfect set of 6 polishes, I finally had the time to swatch them all. They’re absolutely beautiful! Normally when I swatch a nail polish collection, I apply the polish to one hand, photograph, remove and repeat. With…

Perfect Music Festival Nails – Cactus Nail Art

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Last Friday, I gave you some beauty and fashion tips for music festival season. Since festival season is still going strong I thought I would design the perfect festival nails! Music festivals have been around for years, but it was Coachella that brought festivals to a whole new level. Music is now secondary to fashion, beauty and hair! Cactus Nail Art As a tribute to Coachella (set in…

Summer Nail Vibes with OPI Tru Neons

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You know you’re in the midst of summer when you’re craving neon nails! I’m a little neon obsessed so the idea of a hot neon manicure is right up my alley. Have you worked with neon nail polishes before? If yes, you’ll know that they can be a challenge as they can be: streaky, patchy, watery, too thin etc. In the world of neon polishes, there are…

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How To Fix a Broken Nail

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What’s your worst fear? A broken nail can be somewhat disastrous. Are you with me?Normally when I break a nail, I cut all my nails short and start again. That’s been my process for years, until recently when I discovered Kiss Fix It Up Silk Wrap Repair Kit. Kiss Fix It Up! Silk Wrap Repair Kit This kit contains everything you need to fix a broken…

Polka Dot Bikini Nail Art with OPI Retro Summer

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I don’t know what it is about summer, but one of the things I always add to my ‘must buy’ summer list – is a polka dot bikini! Maybe it’s the 1960 Brian Hyland Song “Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polkadot Bikini” that’s been covered more times than I can count, or the fact that I just love polka dots on bikinis – I never…

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Your Guide to Finding the Perfect Sally Hansen Nail Polish

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As a polish junkie and self proclaimed ‘nailphile’, I like to think that I’m fairly knowledgeable when it comes to nail polish. One of the things that I like to do when I discover a new brand, a new colour, or even a new finish, is imagine who would look best in the nail polish. For example: Is she a fashionista who loves sporting the newest trend?…

Reverse French Nail Art Tutorial (plus bonus!)

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Yesterday you got a sneak peak of the awesome new innovation by Sally Hansen – Color Therapy! Today we’re taking our luxurious spa manicures one step further and creating nail art! I mean it’s one thing reviewing a polish collection for its pigmentation, staying power and application – but we want to know how easy it is to work with when creating nail art, right?…