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A England Nail Polish in In Robe and Crown

I always feel a little awkward when the nail polish name starts with “in”. Two ins in a row makes me see double. 😛 This one is from the Tennyson Romance 2016 collection. It’s described as ” deep brown-toned toned … Continue reading

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A England Nail Polish in Saint George

“Bearer of a valiant and courageous heart, this fathomless teal reveals the strength of the brave Knight’s convictions with his gleaming, fiery core.” If you’re not familiar with the legend of Saint George, here is the short version: a dragon … Continue reading

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Nfu Oh Holographic Nail Polishes in 62 and 64

Back in 2012 and 2013 I placed a few consecutive orders with Ninja Polish. I was interested in trying out some new-to-me, indie brands. Nfu Oh was one of these lesser known brands. I bought #62 and #64. On the … Continue reading

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A England Nail Polish in Ascalon

I’m going to have to go back through my nail polish box and swatch some for you. It’s been ages since I swatched a nail polish on here. This is Ascalon. It’s a deep gray holo. There are some flecks … Continue reading

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Layla Hologram Effect Nail Polish in Mercury Twilight

Today, my pretties, I will be showing you a holographic silver nail polish. I suppose the moniker can be attributed to mercury’s silver color. As you can see, my pretties, there is a nice holo effect on my nails. You … Continue reading

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Essie Luxeffects Nail Polish Swatches

I collected a few of these over time. Some are from the initial launch and a couple are from the newer, rereleased collection. The swatches were applied as follows: one coat, two coats, over OPI Alpine Snow, over Sinful Colors … Continue reading

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Nubar Prisms Nail Polishes in Absolute and Treasure

I snapped up two of this collection’s polishes. Absolute: Absolute is a baby blue with subtle holo shimmer. You can see it better in the sunlight. Treasure: Treasure looks VERY purple in the bottle, but it’s more of a purple-toned … Continue reading

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Literary Lacquers Nail Polishes in Shift of Fate and Lake of Shining Waters

I was tickled to find out that there’s an Etsy shop with a literature obsession. Literary Lacquers is described as “a little haven for well-read polish lovers”. The two shades I bought are Shift of Fate (named after a book … Continue reading

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Color Club Halo Hues Nail Polishes in Beyond and Harp On It

I was very, very intrigued when I found out that Color Club released a set of holographic polishes this year. For now, I limited myself to just two shades: Beyond is a charcoal gray with rainbow holo. This is epic, … Continue reading

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Glitter Gal Nail Polish in Lizard Belly

I’ve never had an interest in lizard bellies. I mean….who would? I don’t think lizards are especially ticklish, so their tummies hold no fascination for me. Then Glitter Gal went and slapped the name onto one of their holographic stunners. … Continue reading

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