Monthly Archives: November 2011

OBSESSION: Nail Necessities

The 3 Main Ingredients For A Chic DIY Polish

1. I had never really thought of cuticle lotion as an at-home manni/peddi necessity until I got a sample of this cuticle lotion from a friend and have since developed a slight obsession.

“Nourish” Therapeutic Cuticle Formula by Jessica Nails ; $12.50 jessicacosmetics.com

2. This particular shade of matte cobalt blue is one of the mosted unique colors I’ve seen. Every time I wear this color, people`ask me where I got it… I love to watch their shocked expressions upon hearing how inexpensive it is.

“Virtual Violet 31” Sally Hansen Xtreme Wear Nail Color ; $2.95 available at CVS

3. I spent a large number of years desperately seeking a topcoat that is fast drying, extremely durable, and leaves a smooth, high gloss shine.  It wasn’t until months ago that my seemingly hopeless search was ended by a good friend of mine who directed me to Jessica Nail Salon on Sunset Blvd. to find that my mythical “wonder-polish” really did exist after all.

“Top Priority” Glazing Ultraseal Topcoat ; $11.50 jessicacosmetics.com

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Inspiration 11.24.11

Man's World Printed Cushion by Laura Oakes ; £75.00 LibertyOfLondon.com

Pink Brains Original Artwork by CoCoDeParis ; $10.00 etsy.com/people/Cocodeparis

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