Pretty & Polished Acetone Alley After Dark + Suspended in Dusk swatches + review

Purchased by Me buttonMorning all! I’m still cleaning out folders with pictures I’ve never shown you and I came across a few of Pretty & Polished Acetone Alley After Dark and Suspended in Dusk.

Pretty & Polished Acetone Alley After Dark | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Pretty & Polished Acetone Alley After Dark macro | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Pretty & Polished Acetone Alley After Dark holographic | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Acetone Alley After Dark is a rich holographic maroon polish. Formula was of good consistency; it dries satin. This is 2 coats plus top coat. Continue reading

Sephora by OPI If You’ve Got It Haunt It + Spark-tacular swatches + review

Purchased by Me buttonGood morning all! Today I have two Sephora by OPI polishes to show you: If You’ve Got It Haunt It, and Spark-tacular. Both I picked up on clearance at Big Lots like…ages ago.

Sephora by OPI If You've Got It, Haunt It | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Sephora by OPI If You've Got It, Haunt It macro | Be Happy And Buy Polish

If You’ve Got It Haunt It is a black based nail polish with iridescent glitters and silver flecks. This is sheer and dries gritty. This is 3 thin coats plus top coat. 

Sephora by OPI Sparktacular! over OPI Stay Off the Lawn!! | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Sephora by OPI Sparktacular! over OPI Stay Off the Lawn!! macro | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Spark-tacular is a clear based glitter topper with glitters of silver, orange, green, pink, and blue. This is base heavy but has a good spread of glitters. This is 1 coat and no top coat over OPI Stay Off My Lawn!!

I dunno, I expected IYGIHI to be way prettier based on the bottle, so I’m a little disappointed.

KBShimmer Peony Pincher + Tonic Nail Polish Guardians of the Tower manicure

Purchased by Me buttonMorning everyone! Just a simple manicure with KBShimmer Peony Pincher and Tonic Nail Polish Guardians of the Tower (Rainbow Connection UK exclusive).

KBShimmer Peony Pincher, Tonic Nail Polish Guardians of the Tower | Be Happy And Buy Polish

KBShimmer Peony Pincher macro | Be Happy And Buy Polish

KBShimmer Peony Pincher, Tonic Nail Polish Guardians of the Tower holographic | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Peony Pincher is a blindingly holographic pink polish. This had a good consistency and was almost a One Coat Wonder. This is 2 coats plus top coat.  Continue reading

Renaissance Faire makeup look and hair

Hi everyone! I thought I’d share my hair and makeup look I created a few weeks ago for attending a local Renaissance Faire (RennFaire). It’s always fun to go to this RennFaire because 1 – there are a ton of redheads which I don’t always get to see! and 2 – the booths are fun to peruse and activities are so fun to watch.

Renaissance Faire makeup for redheads with Wet N Wild, Glamour Doll Eyes, Revlon | Be Happy And Buy Polish

I loosely followed this picture from mabsmakeup on instagram for my eye makeup. My friend Kate suggested that I do some deep greens but as I had other obligations that day, I couldn’t go too crazy.  Continue reading

Vapid Lacquer Cyber Punk nail polish swatch + review

Purchased by Me buttonHey everyone and happy Saturday! I’m expecting some nail mail today so I’m super excited about that. You might remember my comparison of Cyber Punk vs Great Lakes Lacquer The Centre Cannot Hold from a month or so ago, well today I’m showing you Cyber Punk by itself.

Vapid Lacquer Cyber Punk | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Vapid Lacquer Cyber Punk macro | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Vapid Lacquer Cyber Punk green pink beige | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Cyber Punk is a multichrome holographic polish that has shifts of pink, purple, green, blonde, peach, and gold. *phew* Continue reading