Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Pink Holo Tips


I don't know what it is... Maybe the impending end of summer? But, I've been a bit holo obsessed lately. This is a super simple mani, with a little punch of holo.

Friday, August 29, 2014

Does alcohol in broken makeup work?


If you use Pinterest, you've certainly seen multiple pins about adding alcohol to a broken compact.  It's supposed to magically make it solid again.  I tried it... my results were, um, well, let me explain.

I've had this NARS blush forever.  Safe to say, I love it.  But, it crumbled on my flight home from vacation.  So, I added alcohol and crossed my fingers.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

China Glaze Capacity to See Beyond Swatch from the Giver Collection


Is it just me, or are the polish names getting looooooooong?  This China Glaze polish is called Capacity To See Beyond and it's from The Giver collection.  I haven't seen the movie, so maybe the name needs to be long.  But, could "See Beyond" cover it?  I'm overthinking this... on to the polish!

Friday, August 22, 2014

Rainbow-ing my Holo


The best thing about a holo polish is the rainbow of colors you get no matter what the base color is. That's the secret sauce... the special touch... the unforgettable and incomparable thing about a holo. Thinking about what makes a holo special got me to thinking... can I increase the rainbow-y-ness?

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Color Club Kismet Swatch


If you love holo like I love holo, hold onto your chair!  This one is going to knock you over!!!  This is two luxurious coats of Color Club Kismet from the Halo Hues collection.