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Gel Nail Extensions with Nail Forms + Helpful Tips

So I tried my hand again (pun intended) at gel nails. I’m looking for a way to grow out my nails without having to remember to take a vitamin or use a strengthener every day. I decided to do gel nails, this time using forms: Quite honestly, using forms is a nightmare, I think tips are much easier but with…

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Review & Swatch: SinfulShine Bananappeal on Dark Skin

I saw the display of this line at Wal-Mart, the colors caught my eye but more importantly, so did the price (2 for $3). I searched through the colors until I found one that looked really cool (plus, yellow is one of my favorite colors ^-^ Also, I thought it’d be good to show how this polish looks on dark…

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Manicure of the Week: Gel Top Coat over Regular Nail Polish

This particular manicure was inspired by linda165 on Youtube. I took her design and put my own spin on it. Check out her video: This type of design is different than what I’m normally used to. I like abstract myself 🙂 Here’s what I used: The polishes in the lower left pic from left to right are: NYC In a…

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Nail Stickers: Maybelline & Donna Michelle

Now here’s a blast from the past. A few months ago, I got a great deal on some nail stickers from the Dollar Tree. One brand was Maybelline, and the other was Donna Michelle (the dollar tree brand). My only regret is that I didn’t put enough effort into the Maybelline stickers to make them last longer than one day.…

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