Hello! I am one of the worst people out there in regards to keeping my brushes clean. I don’t wear a full face of makeup anywhere near as often as I used to a year or so ago, but I’m still really crappy at remembering […]
3. Oil Infused Nail Polishes
Argan oil seems to be plastered everywhere you look nowadays, and of course brands like Sally Hansen and Nails Inc had to get in on this fad.
Straight argan oil is amazing when applied directly to your nail, I’ve used it as a cuticle oil and have seen amazing results in my cuticles and nail health. But when it’s blended into nail polish, you’re not going to see any of the benefits of the oil. My number one concern is that alcohol actually dissolves oil, and secondly the nail polish to oil ratio is so low that you’re barely getting any oil contact with the nail.
Racked wrote an article testing 10+ nail polishes that range from boasting almond oil to activated charcoal, and across the board they unfortunately give insignificant results.
What are your pet peeves when it comes to products hopping onto the trend of the day?
Hey there!For the most part, I can successfully avoid B&BW’s and their lovely scented but unattractively packaged body sprays/perfumes. But every once in a while they have this 75% off everything in the store clearance, and I always find myself buying more….Combine that with receiving […]
Hello Lovelies! I’ve been chasing the perfect dark purple hair dye for about a year now. After a couple hits and misses I’d finally settled on using Schwarzkopf Ultime in Amethyst Black, I’ve used that shade three or four times now. A couple days ago an […]
Hello, Lovelies! It seems like the two top trends that are battling it out at the moment are mermaids v.s unicorns. The latest I’ve seen are these mermaid tailed brushes, and although they are drop dead gorgeous, I think the clunky handles push them into the […]