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China Glaze Nail Lacquer in Bogie

When the Vintage Vixens collection came out in 2010, I was very keen to own most of the shades. For several years, Bogie evaded my grasp. Until now. Bogie is a deep plum frost with ample silver shimmer. Luckily, it’s … Continue reading

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Maybelline New York Color Show Nail Color in Lavender Lustre

Lavender is such a pretty shade for spring. Luckily I have this one ready for use. This is two coats. It’s a little on the sheer side but I can live with it. Do you like lavender nail polish?

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China Glaze Nail Lacquers in Wood You Wanna? and Take A Trek

These are from my Arlington, VA haul.  Wood You Wanna?  This is from Fall 2015’s “The Great Outdoors” collection.   Wood You Wanna? is one of those “blogger headache” shades because it’s so goshdarned difficult to describe. It’s a smokey … Continue reading

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Cover Girl Star Wars Outlast Nail Polish in Nemesis and Emerald Blaze

I’m not a huge Star Wars fan, but I couldn’t help getting pulled into the Cover Girl releases which are tied to the franchise. I picked up two bottles of nail polish from CVS back in December. Nemesis:     … Continue reading

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China Glaze Nail Lacquer in Gone Glamping

What does glamping mean? I keep thinking of “Clamps” from Futurama when I hear “glamping”. Clamping. Glamping. This puzzle has been keeping me occupied. It’s still not enough to keep me away from my nail polish obsession.   What’s interesting … Continue reading

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Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Enamel Swatches: Part II

Guess who snagged a few more shades of Parfumerie polishes? No, it was not the Grinch. He keeps his nails in terrible shape. Bordeaux   I didn’t think much of a wine scent for nail polish, so I was surprised … Continue reading

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POP Beauty Nail Polishes in Chain Mail and Golden Shimmer

I sometimes come across POP Beauty products at the Cosmetics Market. I found these two in the $1.50 polish bin. L-R: Chain Mail and Golden Shimmer:   They went on smoothly, but as you can see they are a little … Continue reading

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Maybelline Color Show Nail Lacquer in Amethyst Ablaze

During the CVS Beauty Clearance, I picked up this pretty purple for 50% off.     In person it’s a little smokier. On camera it’s a stunning metallic grape.       I’ve heard that this is supposed to be … Continue reading

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