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September 2009
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Tiger Stripes

When I was in high school, I used to use fine paintbrushes to paint flowers and stuff on my nails, but I really haven’t done any nail art since then. Today I decided to try tiger stripes!

I painted my nails with China Glaze’s Secret Peri-Wink-Le, added a coat of Seche and let it […]

China Glaze - Secret Peri-Wink-Le

The name of this polish bugs me!!! Secret Peri-Wink-Le? I don’t think adding all those dashes made the name as cute as was intended.

The color is awesome, though! It’s a purply blue creme, and I really love it. And on top of that, this was a two-coater, which makes me […]

Pure Ice - Gold Mist & Iced Copper

These are two colors that I don’t really see myself ever enjoying or wearing, so I figured I’d get them out of the way in one post. Like most Pure Ice colors, they’ve got beautiful shimmer. Buuuuut, the colors are just kind of blah.

I should really get rid of […]

Fingerpaints - Pink Dawn

Here’s another that I am just not enjoying – Finger Paints Pink Dawn. I also used this one for my failed tire tracks Konad, and it works ok when there’s something else on top of it to distract me – it’s a pretty color. But It was streaky and draggy, and […]

Sinful Colors - Bali Mist

2 bottle photos this time to try and show the duochrome:

I’m not a fan of Sinful Colors Bali Mist. It’s a bright purply pink with a faint, lame duochrome that mostly only shows up in the bottle. It’s also entirely sheer. 3 coats couldn’t banish visible nail line.