Blacklight reactive Rubbing Alcohol manicure with L.A. Colors and Cameo Colours Lacquers

Purchased by Me buttonPolishes used:
Cameo Colours Lacquers Shuttity Up Up Up! [November 2017 Polish Pickup Pack], 3 coats plus top coat. I was worried with how packed this is that I would need a lot of top coat, but I didn’t! Everything laid down flat and formula was really nice.
L.A. Colors Energy, 2 coats as base
L.A. Colors Luminous (coral), Electric (purple), Nuclear (blue)

neon rubbing alcohol manicure with L.A. Colors and Cameo Colours Lacquers | Be Happy And Buy Polish

This is my current mani, although I think I’m taking it off later today. The blacklight/neon nails are wearing at the tips really fast, which is annoying. :/ For whatever reason, whenever I have nail art like that, it wears off too fast. But I keep doing it because it’s pretty. haha! Continue reading


Wet N Wild Fire and Ice Liquid Catsuits swatches + makeup looks

Purchased by Me buttonLast of lip swatches and makeup looks for awhile – at least until I get up the energy to do more. I picked these up a good three months ago (procrastinators unite – tomorrow) but I’ve been using one of the lippies on repeat since I picked it up. Click through for product photos and swatches of Icing on the Wall and Queen’s Blood! Continue reading

Blacklight fluid marble nail art with Pure Ice, L.A. Colors Glows, Quixotic Polish

Purchased by Me buttonPolishes used:
Pure Ice Limited Edition Bubbling Brew, 1 coat as a base
Quixotic Polish Bug Day [September 2018 Polish Pickup Pack]
L.A. Colors Glows Wave Length

fluid marble nail art with Pure Ice, L.A. Colors, Quixotic Polish | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Hey everyone, I hope you’re having a good week so far! This past weekend felt incredibly long to me and I needed a few days to recuperate. Last night I got to pamper myself with a hair trim, eyebrow wax & dye, and then an actual sit-down dinner by myself. It felt wondrous.
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Wet N Wild Fantasy Makers 2018 swatches + makeup looks

Purchased by Me buttonI’ve already shown you some of the Wet N Wild Fantasy Makers 2018 with my skeleton makeup look, but I have the rest of what I purchased to show you today, with product photos, swatches, and makeup looks. You can see more of the makeup looks at this post reviewing the Hot Topic Beetlejuice Handbook for the Recently Deceased. Kind of a long post, so Imma shut up now. 😛

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Wet N Wild Zodiac lip glosses capricorn and cancer [swatches + review]

Purchased by Me buttonI’ve been meaning to get around to showing you these photos for awhile and I just decided to buckle down and get blog posts written up. Anyway, I found two of the Wet n Wild Zodiac lip glosses at Walmart and decided to try them out. Usually lip glosses are a huge no for me but I elected to go outside of my usual makeup box. Let’s get to product photos and swatches! Continue reading

Magnetic hash manicure with Baroness X, L.A. Colors, and CbL

Purchased by Me buttonPolishes used:
Baroness X Sharks with Frickin’ Laser Beams [October Polish Pickup Pack 2018] over Circuits
L.A. Colors Mermaid Magic Opal, 1 coat
CBL Fake Tan Man, [October PPU 2018] 1 coat over Opal
L.A. Colors Circuits (black), Energy Source (white)

hash manicure with Baroness X Sharks with Frickin' Laser Beams, CBL Fake Tan Man, L.A. Colors Mermaid Magic Opal, Circuits, Energy Source | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Okay, I know what you’re thinking but this manicure it’s that kind of hash (neither potatoes or pot 😛 )! I just couldn’t think of what to call it, it kind of looks like a hashtag (or pound sign if you’re older like me 😀 ), but it kind of doesn’t. I dunno, let’s just go with it. Tell me in the comments what you would’ve called it.
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Blacklight Triangle Design manicure with L.A. Colors, China Glaze, and Tonic Polish

Purchased by Me buttonPolishes used:
China Glaze Wicked Liquid, 3 thin coats plus top coat, dries matte.
L.A. Colors Glow Fluorescent, 2 coats plus top coat.
Tonic Polish Calcifer, 1 coat over Wicked Liquid plus top coat

triangle design with L.A. Colors Glow Fluorescent, Tonic Polish Calcifer, China Glaze Wicked Liquid | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Did you know I have a huge love for puns? My mom really loved them too, I think that’s where it first developed. The more of a groan they elicit, the better for me. One pun that has entered our family lexicon has to do with triangles, actually. Usually I’ll say something to my husband like, “You can be so obtuse” and he’ll respond with, “Well at least I’m a-cute!” 😛

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