X Factor The System

I signed up for Influenster several years ago and to be completely honest, I had forgotten all about it. So I was a little surprised when I received an email out of the blue saying that I had been selected to try Formula X’s New System XCEL kit. I’ve tried a few gel-like mani’s over [ Continue Reading … ]

Sally Hansen Miracle Gel Nail Polish

“Disclosure: Compensation was provided by Sally Hansen® via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Sally Hansen®.” Last week I threw a “girls night in” pamper party and treated my girlfriends to Sally Hansen’s new “no-light” Sally Hansen® Miracle Gel™ manicures! [ Continue Reading … ]

ROCK Velvet Manicure

As promised, here is my Nail Rock velvet manicure from my January Birchbox! I had been wanting to try a velvet manicure forever so I was super excited to find it in my box. Unfortunately the results were less than stellar. In it’s defense…this was my first attempt so maybe it would turn out better [ Continue Reading … ]

revlon by marchesa

I have been totally lame and NOT doing my nails lately. And then I went and chewed them off SO short that I couldn’t even paint them (tmi?). Thankfully Revlon sent over these new Revlon by Marchesa nail appliques and lit my manicure flame again! The limited edition nail strips come in 8 shades (I’m [ Continue Reading … ]

spring manicure ideas

manicure 1, manicure 2, manicure 3 manicure 4, manicure 5, manicure 6 manicure 7, manicure 8, manicure 9 well my friends…i think it’s officially time to move the darker nail polish colors to the back of the shelf and get working on your spring manicures! just thought i’d put together a little round-up of some [ Continue Reading … ]