Diagonal matte manicure with Tonic Polish Dragon Parade, Sinful Colors Black on Black

Purchased by Me buttonPolishes used:
Sinful Colors Black on Black, 1 coat as base
Tonic Polish Dragon Parade
1 coat of matte top coat

Funny story, I was trying to take pictures of this manicure in the sunlight and my cat would not move her butt out of the way – so yup, there’s a cat paw in the next picture. 😛 Also, this is back in March when Montana winter was wreaking havoc on my nails and I couldn’t grow them out worth s***!

Matte sweater manicure with Zoya Polish Joni, Stella Chroma I Suspect Nargles

Gift buttonPolishes used:
Zoya Polish Joni, 3 thin coats
Stella Chroma I Suspect Nargles, 3 thin coats (February 2019 Polish Pickup Pack)

This is a manicure from a long while back (hi, I’ve taken two weeks off from blogging, I’m behind). These two polishes worked just so right together, and the design worked beautifully on my (then) shorties.

I’m trying so hard to get photos edited and posts written and I should have another post for you this week with more Sally Hansen products – and a post featuring POC/WOC blogger Melissa Lopez. Please check back soon!

Glow in the Dark Confetti Manicure with Tonic Polish Snow Glowbe and Sinful Colors Black on Black

Purchased by Me buttonPolishes used:
1 coat of base coat
Tonic Polish Snow Glowbe, 3 coats
Sinful Colors Black on Black
1 coat of QDTC

It’s almost the end of April, school is going to be wrapping up soon and I’m not ready! Don’t get me wrong, I love summertime but at the same time I’m not a fan. Kids expect project after project and it’s freaking wearing on the soul.

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String Painting Nail Art Manicure with Necessary Evil Polish and L.A. Colors

Purchased by Me buttonPolishes used:
1 coat of base coat
1 coat of L.A. Colors Circuits as a base
L.A. Colors Brights Tart (yellow)
L.A. Colors Brights Juicy (pink)
L.A. Colors Brights Mellow (teal blue)
L.A. Colors Brights Fresh (grass green)
Necessary Evil Polish Poltergeist Shart, 1 coat
1 coat of QDTC

string painting nail art manicure with L.A. Colors and Necessary Evil Polish | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Okay, I know I said it was Sally Hansen week, but this is my current manicure and I’m totally in love with how it turned out and had to share it right away. I’ve been obsessed by how string painting is done and wondered if it could be done on nails, and if so, how! If you haven’t seen a video of string painting, check that out first and come back.
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Star Magnetic Manicure with Quixotic Polish Luciole, Anchor and Heart Lacquer Summer Princess

Gift buttonPolishes used:
Quixotic Polish Luciole, 2 coats over black [previously swatched]
Anchor & Heart Lacquer Summer Princess [Summer 2018 Seasonal Indie Box]
2 coats of QDTC

star manicure with Anchor & Heart Lacquer, Quixotic Polish | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Yesterday I promised you’d enjoy what I added to Luciole and here the manicure is! Even though some of my stars (thank goodness for nail vinyls!) turned out wonky, it still is pretty cool looking.
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Spring Smooshy Stripes Manicure with Polish ‘M, L.A. Colors, Hot Topic Siren’s Breath

Gift buttonPolishes used:
1 coat of base coat
L.A. Colors Nude Trend Innocence, 1 coat as a base
Polish ‘M Children of the Corn Maze, 3 thin coats [gift]. Smooth and good formula.
L.A. Colors Brights Fresh (green) and Punchy (fuschia)
Hot Topic Siren’s Breath Green Pink Sparkle
1 coat of QDTC

striped skittlette manicure with Polish 'M Children of the Corn Maze, L.A. Colors Nude Trend Innocence, L.A. Colors Brights Fresh and Punchy, Hot Topic Siren's Breath Green Pink Sparkle | Be Happy And Buy Polish

I’m sitting here bored this afternoon because my phone addiction is out of control and my phone is also on the fritz. Which means, I’m at loose ends during nap time. Hey, whaddya gonna do? At any rate, take a look at this 2 day old manicure that’s still on my nails. Continue reading