a geeky nail artist with a crafting streak and an obsession with all things beauty

Month: April 2015

It was an itsy bitsy teeny weeny yellow polka-dot bikini

Hello Lovelies! I’m reviewing some water decals I was sent by Born Pretty today! I’d actually never used water decals before, they were way easier to use than I thought they’d be, I thought you had to press them onto your nails like a tattoo, […]

I must not tell lies

Hello Lovelies! I’ve had in my head that I’ve done tons of Harry Potter nail art, but apparently the last time I had some on my nails was way back in 2012! Don’t know how on earth I managed to go so long without, but […]

Ghibli Universe Nail Art with Born Pretty Nail Art Brushes

Hello Lovelies! I was sent some snazzy new nail art brushes to try out from Born Pretty, and since I’ve been on a Studio Ghibli kick lately, I freehanded some various creatures from the Ghibli universe to test them out. Right to left is a soot […]

Mish mash of a skin routine

Hello Lovelies! Snooping through other people’s skin routines is always entertaining for me, so I figured why not do one of my one? Now it’s not so much of a routine as a grab bag, I’m pretty irregular about what I use everyday. But these […]

Mini Posts: Blue China Stamping

Hello Lovelies! I have a bit of tip wear in these pics, I bet you won’t believe how long these nails stood up for! I painted them Thursday before I left for the con, and took these Monday because I’d somehow totally spaced out on […]

Cosplay pics from Cherry City Comic Con

Hello Lovelies! I haven’t had a good old fashioned picture dump in quite awhile, and since I have tons of pics from Cherry City Comic Con last weekend, I thought I’d share some with you!I pulled out Nyotalia!England for day one, and then I wore […]

Lilla Rose Flexi-Clip Review & Giveaway

Hello Lovelies! I seem to be on a roll with these hair posts lately, haha. I’ve finally found something that I can put my hair up in a bun with besides my trusty spin pins! A couple weeks ago the lovely Elizabeth (she’s an independent […]

As free as a bird, as neat as a word

Hello Lovelies! About a month ago, I won a stamping plate of my choice from Beautometry from Newsie Nail Novice’s blogiversary giveaway.I chose Messy Mansion plate MM-14, it’s my first Messy Mansion plate too! Since I have my new peel off base coat, I went […]

China Glaze Japanese Koi (a.k.a holy cow that’s orange)

Hello Lovelies!This has to be the brightest polish I’ve ever worn, while I was digging through the clearance at Sally’s the neon bottle popped out at me from way back in the messy rack, and I snagged it along with the rest of my haul.I […]

Arvazallia Argan & Macadamia Oil Hair Line Review

Hello Lovelies! I have very thick long hair as you might remember from my last hair post, and it gets oily pretty fast so I’m always on the hunt for the perfect shampoo that’ll work for me. I was offered some of Arvazallia’s (that’s a mouthful […]

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