Sephora by OPI Ruby Without a Cause + ellagee Punch a Higher Floor layered manicure

Hey everyone! You might remember this Sephora by OPI from my soft + sweet gradient a few weeks back. I wanted to use it on its own because it’s just so pretty! I paired it with ellagee Punch a Higher Floor for some added punch. 😛

Sephora by OPI Ruby without a Cause | Be Happy And Buy Polish

 

Sephora by OPI Ruby without a Cause fuschia to purple | Be Happy And Buy Polish

SOPI Ruby Without A Cause is a red-purple based polish that shifted to royal purple to blue and also had a green shimmer to it. Continue reading

Poetry Cowgirl Nail Polish Breath of Spring partial collection swatch + review

Purchased by Me buttonAfternoon all! I’m feeling accomplished today because I’ve been slowing clearing out my backlog of polishes that I’ve bought and never swatched. So instead of probably over 300 polishes, I think I’m down to about 150. I know, I know…. I have a problem. But today how’s about we look at Poetry Cowgirl Nail Polish Crocuses in the Snow, Wildflowers on the Hill, and Fields of Lavender. Continue reading

Easter Manicure with Parrot Polish, China Glaze, KBShimmer, and CrowsToes Nail Color

Happy Easter all – that is, if you celebrate it! If not, Happy Sunday! 😀 I hope you all have had a relaxing weekend – to be honest, it’s been crazy here. But I really quickly want to show you my manicure today with Parrot Polish Blue Macaw, China Glaze Bite Me, KBShimmer Salt Water Sassy, and CrowsToes Nail Color Sweet as Sugar…Cold As Ice. I’ve also used nail gems from Crystal Parade.

Parrot Polish Blue Macaw, CrowsToes Nail Color Sweet As Sugar Cold As Ice, China Glaze Bite Me | Be Happy And Buy Polish

I started with 2 coats of Blue Macaw on my fingers. Formula is a bit thin, and it does dry a bit brush-strokey. Continue reading

Vapid Lacquer Cyber Punk versus Great Lakes Lacquer The Centre Cannot Hold

Purchased by Me buttonHappy Saturday everyone! I hope you are having a good weekend so far. Today I’m back with another comparison post! I discovered recently that I actually really enjoy doing these so if you have suggestions for comparison posts, please comment. Okay, but today I have Vapid Lacquer Cyber Punk versus Great Lakes Lacquer The Centre Cannot Hold. (I will be showing these off individually at a later date, just not today. Too many photos as it is!)

Great Lakes Lacquer The Centre Cannot Hold versus Vapid Lacquer Cyber Punk bottle shot | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Great Lakes Lacquer The Centre Cannot Hold versus Vapid Lacquer Cyber Punk pink shift bottle shot | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Vapid Lacquer Cyber Punk versus Great Lakes Lacquer The Centre Cannot Hold bottle shot | Be Happy And Buy Polish

First some bottle shots! Cyber Punk seems more pink in the bottle than TCCH. TCCH seems to more easily shift in the bottle than CP. Now let’s take a look at each on the nail!  Continue reading

Baroness X Obsidian swatch + review

Purchased by Me buttonMorning everyone! I’ve covered many Baroness X fb group custom polishes before (Doomfire, Vulcan, Sir Cockicorn) and today I have another to show you: Obsidian. (Psst, you saw it in one of the unicorn pee polish comparison posts.)

Baroness X Obsidian bottle shot | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Obsidian has a black jelly base with unicorn pee pigment. I decided to try to layer this over a brighter base and over a darker base. Continue reading

Bad Bitch Polish Love Your Planet nail polish collection galaxy nail art

Press Sample buttonHi all! Earlier today I showed you the Love Your Planet collection from Bad Bitch Polish. Right now I’m going to show you galaxy print inspired nail art that I created with all Bad Bitch Polish nail polishes: Hera, Poseidon, Amethyst Andromeda, Dripping Icicles, and Tonic.

I was inspired by this print I found at fabric.com. I loved how it’s deep and mysterious and spacey wacey. LOL! P.S. If you ever need inspiration for nail art, check out fabric prints!

Galaxy Nail Art with Bad Bitch Polish Hera, Poseidon, Amethyst Andromeda | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Galaxy Nail Art macro with Bad Bitch Polish Hera, Poseidon, Amethyst Andromeda | Be Happy And Buy Polish

I started with one coat of Hera and let dry. Then I applied a second thicker coat & quickly dropped droplets of Poseidon and Amethyst Andromeda. Continue reading

Bad Bitch Polish Love Your Planet nail polish collection swatches + review

Press Sample buttonHey everyone! I have a great trio of nail polishes to show you from Bad Bitch Polish called the Love Your Planet nail polish collection. Well, Earth Day is coming up right?? This includes: Demeter, Poseidon, and Hera. Am I excited to show you? Yes, yes I am! Read on to the end for release details. Let’s get started because I have a ton of photos!

Bad Bitch Polish Love Your Planet nail polish collection | Be Happy And Buy Polish Continue reading