Baptism Nails and makeup of the day

Hi everyone! Kind of a late in the day post, I know. But I wanted to share with you my nails that I wore today for Henry’s baptism and my makeup. Life update at the end of this post!

Sinful Colors Stoned Crystal Shimmer Just Deserts, Femme Fatale Cosmetics Hourglass | Be Happy And Buy Polish

I wanted something delicate since my outfit was kind of loud. LOL. I started with 3 coats of Sinful Colors Just Deserts from the Stoned Crystal Shimmer collection. It is slightly more pink in real life. (I’m really hoping to get swatches done of this collection this week, btw.) Then I added an iridescent glitter stud to the nails with Just Deserts on them.  Continue reading

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Unicorn Treasure Trove [Hella Holo Customs] swatch + review

Purchased by Me buttonI’ve sat and sat on these pictures of Femme Fatale Cosmetics Unicorn Treasure Trove, a Hella Holo Customs polish, for like….ever, so I guess it’s high time I show them to you!

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Unicorn Treasure Trove Hella Holo Customs | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Unicorn Treasure Trove Hella Holo Customs macro | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Unicorn Treasure Trove was a polish created for the Hella Holo Customs Facebook group for January 2016. (Holy crap, really?! Dayum. I need to be more timely.) It is described as “lavender holo base with gold sparkles, fine gold flakes, silver holo microglitter and fine holo gold micro glitter.”

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Unicorn Treasure Trove Hella Holo Customs holographic | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Formula was good – pretty much perfect for me, a good thickness. It does dry matte. This is 3 thin coats plus top coat.

Let me know what you think of this pretty polish!

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Bewitched swatches + review

Purchased by Me buttonWell hello there again! I’m back with some older photos that never got posted…hmm surprise surprise. Today I have a few photos of Femme Fatale Cosmetics Bewitched to show you. This was a limited edition Valentine’s polish, I believe.

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Bewitched | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Bewitched macro | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Bewitched is a nude polish with small holographic circle glitters and golden shimmer that looks silvery-purple in some lights and golden neutral in other lights.

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Bewitched sun photo | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Bewitched sun photo macro | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Formula on this was good – nothing really to complain about other than it being more textured than expected. This is 3 thin coats plus 2 coats of top coat.

I’d totally forgotten about this polish – I think it’s time to pull it out again and re-visit it! What do you think?

Pick Three Polishes: Grace-full Eternal Sunset [Hella Holo Customs], Pahlish Winged Cupid, Femme Fatale Cosmetics Sunrise Funfair nail art

Purchased by Me buttonYou know what’s funny about this manicure? I didn’t realize until after I picked the polishes and started doing my nails that all three polish names sort of go together: Eternal Sunset, Sunrise Funfair, and Winged Cupid. 😀 LOL I’m also a super smarty pants and didn’t write down any notes for this. Uhhh oops? Okay, let’s check this mani out!

Pahlish Winged Cupid, Femme Fatale Cosmetics Sunrise Funfair, Grace-full Eternal Sunset | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Pahlish Winged Cupid is a blush-toned scattered holographic nail polish.  I’ve used it underneath Grace-full Eternal Sunset on my ring and pinky fingers. I’m fairly sure that I used 3 thin coats. Continue reading

Pick Three Polishes: Femme Fatale Blue Within Blue Eyes, China Glaze Japanese Koi, Formula X Hyped

Morning all! Super quick posting today for you with Femme Fatale Blue Within Blue Eyes, China Glaze Japanese Koi, Formula X Hyped.

Femme Fatale Blue-Within-Blue Eyes cold state | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Femme Fatale Blue-Within-Blue Eyes cold state macro | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Femme Fatale Blue Within Blue Eyes is a thermal polish that shifts from a cream-ish base to blue. I also noticed a slight purple in there too! Continue reading

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Glass Coffin swatch + review

Purchased by Me buttonHi everyone! Just a quick few pictures of Femme Fatale Cosmetics Glass Coffin and Indigo Bananas Call Me Mabel Oops to show you today. Kids are getting out of school this week and my household is in chaos!

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Glass Coffin natural state + Indigo Bananas Call Me Mabel Oops | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Glass Coffin macro | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Glass Coffin is a thermal polish that changes from a warm blue to cool purple, and you can see the beautiful green shimmer in it as well in the macro above. This is 3 thin coats plus top coat. No complaints about formula.

Indigo Bananas Call Me Mabel Oops macro | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Indigo Bananas Call Me Mabel (oops) is a pale champagne holographic polish. This was originally a pink polish which had a fading base (I believe). I adore this shade! This is 3 thin coats plus top coat. Formula was a bit thin.

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Glass Coffin cold state + Indigo Bananas Call Me Mabel Oops | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Shown above is Glass Coffin in the more cold state.

I hope your week is going less chaotic than mine! Hopefully I can survive this crazy week. All the best!

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Haunting Spectre swatch + review

Purchased by Me buttonHappy Friday everyone! 🙂 I hope you’ve had a good week. I had my eyebrows tinted & waxed last night and I’m so happy to have them done. It’s like, yay, I have eyebrows and I don’t have to fill them in! 🙂 Today I have Femme Fatale Cosmetics Haunting Spectre to show you, which I purchased from Color4Nails.

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Haunting Spectre 3-finger pose | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Haunting Spectre macro | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Haunting Spectre was the October 2015 Color of the Month. I’ve been trying to branch out into more unique shades and I’m glad I picked this one up.

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Haunting Spectre | Be Happy And Buy Polish

This is an olive green base with gold-orange shimmer and holographic glitter.  It also seems to have a dusty blue-green tinge to it in certain lights.

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Haunting Spectre sun photo | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Femme Fatale Cosmetics Haunting Spectre sun photo macro | Be Happy And Buy Polish

I’ve used 3 thin coats plus top coat for these pictures. Formula was good, just a tad thick but otherwise no issues with application.

Unfortunately this is out of stock at Color4Nails, but check out their selection of other polishes while you’re over there. They carry a lot of brands that are not USA based, at a reasonable price, with fast shipping. Plus, if you have 4 items (or more) in your cart, your order ships free. 🙂

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