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My First Lime Crime Order! Lipsticks and Nail polish.

16 Dec

Hi everyone! About three weeks ago on Cyber Monday I put in my FIRST order at Limecrime.com ever. I was sooooo excited! It took three weeks to get here, I’m assuming because its the holiday season, and It was everything I hoped it to be. Even though some people choose not to order from them I didn’t find anything wrong. So if you’re considering ordering from them I suggest you do! they have great, vibrant vegan lip products, nail polish, eye shadows, and soon will be adding face products.

I ordered 2 Unicorn Lipsticks, 1 Velvetine, and 1 Nail Polish.

I ordered 2 Unicorn Lipsticks, 1 Velvetine, and 1 Nail Polish.

The first things I took out of the package were the two Unicorn Lipsticks. I bought Babette and Coquette. Both are very pale pinks, one with a slightly more peach tone and one more true pink. Each one was $18.00. A little pricey, but I think its worth it because they glide on and are fairly opaque.Β DSC_0014

Next I opened my Velvetine. I was VERY excited to open this because I have never used one before! I bought their Velvetine in Cashmere. It is a mix between grey and beige as Lime Crime calls it “Greige”. I feel like it also has a slight pink hue to it as well. I bought this for $20.00. Very pretty color! I will probably be buying more πŸ™‚DSC_0004

DSC_0023Left to right: Cashmere, Coquette, Babette.

Last I ordered one of their nail polishes in Once in a Blue Mousse. I bought it for $8.00. Not bad. I’m not going to show you a swatch because I already have nail polish on and It looks like its opaque and shows up the same as it is in the bottle.DSC_0013If you want to know anything else about these products let me know! I have quickly fallen in love with this brand and I plan to order from them again soon. Whats your favorite lime crime product? I’d love to know!

My Valentines day nails: Zoya in Dot

17 Feb

Hey everyone! hope you guys had a great valentines day! My nails are just a simple light pink I got in my February Ipsy bag. This is by far my favorite pale pink polish. It goes on smooth, stays shiny without a top coat, and actually doesn’t wash me out πŸ™‚

ZoyadotHave a good week everyone! stay warm!

Zoya nail polish in Lauren

16 Jan

Hey everybody! Since i’m getting ready to go on a road trip tomorrow to myrtle beach, Sc (8 hour trip from where i live in Maryland) I thought I would show you the polish i’m wearing! I chose to wear a pinkish nude because I wanted to wear a color where chipping wouldn’t be as noticeable (since i’m not packing any polish).

photo 1The color I’m wearing Is Lauren by Zoya.

zoyalaurenI hope everyone is having a great week! And I hope everyone, on the east coast, is staying warm!

Favorite Fall nails by Essie: The Lace Is on

30 Sep

Hey everybody! I hope you guys are having a good fall! I’m so happy to finally start to see the temperature drop, the leaves turn golden, and the fashion come out! I am in LOVE with the Essie fall collection right not. They go on nicely and have a great color. My favorite one is The Lace Is On by Essie. It is a shimmery purple polish and looks great on all skin tones. I put on my favorite base coat (OPI Nail Envy) then put two thick coats onto my nails. I prefer thicker coats of polish because I feel like it gives more of a “salon” look. Have fun playing around with the fall colors!eiise1eiise2

Birthday Mani in Gargantuan Green Grape

1 Aug

Sorry I haven’t been posting anything lately! It has been a hectic week with my new cousin being born, and my birthday planning! So I just wanted to show you the manicure I got as an early birthday gift from my mom. I got Gargantuan Green Grape by OPI because I have been wanting it for so long! I CRAVE a good mint green πŸ™‚ Thank you for being patient while I was out busy!

Gargantuan Green Grape by OPI

Gargantuan Green Grape by OPI

My First Ipsy Bag!

18 Jul

I got my first Ipsy bag! Woohoo! I was quite impressed with the quality of the products, even though I didn’t receive the more “popular” products. So heres what I got!

This is the july Ipsy bag. It is A small, pink, plastic beauty bag perfect for travel! Great to take to the beach to protect your beauty products from sand and water!

This is the july Ipsy bag. It is A small, pink, plastic beauty bag perfect for travel! Great to take to the beach to protect your beauty products from sand and water!

I was very excited to get this product. It is a product from the line Healthy Sexy Hair by Big Sexy Hair. It is a soy renewal beach spray with argan oil. I love doing beach waves and cant wait to try it out!
I was very excited to get this product. It is a product from the line Healthy Sexy Hair by Big Sexy Hair. It is a soy renewal beach spray with argan oil. I love doing beach waves and cant wait to try it out!

 

The third item I pulled out is the Nailtini nail polish in the color Mai Tai. It is a VERY summery, bright coral color. I paint my nails constantly, so this is great!

The third item I pulled out is the Nailtini nail polish in the color Mai Tai. It is a VERY summery, bright coral color. I paint my nails constantly, so this is great!

 

The fourth item I got is a small organic facial moisturizing sunscreen by the brand COOLA. I have incrediply fair skin, and turn into a lobster after 10 minutes in the sun, I know. I love this for three reasons. 1 because its organic. 2 because its unscented. and 3 because its Cruelty free! Nothing bad about it!

The fourth item I got is a small organic facial moisturizing sunscreen by the brand COOLA. I have incrediply fair skin, and turn into a lobster after 10 minutes in the sun, I know. I love this for three reasons. 1 because its organic. 2 because its unscented. and 3 because its Cruelty free! Nothing bad about it!

 

These last two items I got are the same items everyone else got. The lip crayon is the Pouty Pop Crayon by POP. I got the color Coral Crush, which is great for my skintone! It goes on very well and has a great color! The sample is the BHCosmetics California Collection sampler of eyeshadow. Love it! The three colors you get (Gold, Brown, and Purple) ave very universal colors and go on smoothly! They blend well too :)

These last two items I got are the same items everyone else got. The lip crayon is the Pouty Pop Crayon by POP. I got the color Coral Crush, which is great for my skintone! It goes on very well and has a great color! The sample is the BHCosmetics California Collection sampler of eyeshadow. Love it! The three colors you get (Gold, Brown, and Purple) ave very universal colors and go on smoothly! They blend well too πŸ™‚

I hope you liked this Ipsy bag review! It is my first bag and I plan on getting many more!

 

 

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Nail Polish Swatch for Summer!

27 Jun

Nail Polish Swatch for Summer!

I know I recently did a summer nail swatch for Essie, but these are just my over all top 5 colors for summer! From left to right:
Rimmel Lasting Finish Pro- Sunset Orange (personal favorite)
Sally Hansen INSTA-DRI- Pumped Up Pink
Ulta- Baby Doll
Sally Hansen Hard as Nails- Celeb City
Butter London- Slapper

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My top 5 Essie nail polishes for the summer!

25 Jun

My top 5 Essie nail polishes for the summer!

I thought I would show you guys my favorite Essie polishes right now! Your probably thinking some of these are kind of dark for summer but the dark red and dark teal are my favorites for toes. From left to right:
She’s Picture Perfect
Head Mistress
Go Overboard
Mirror Metallics- Blue Rhapsody
Mirror Metallics- Penny Talk

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Sally Hansen Salon Effects nail polish strips review!

24 Jun

Sally Hansen Salon Effects nail polish strips review!

I love these for a few reasons. 1. they’re easy to apply 2. they come in a million different colors 3. they last a decent amount of time 4. they’re cheap! I bought these at Sears for half off and really liked the color. when I got home to apply them I couldn’t believe how quick and easy the whole process was! I will definitely be repurchasing these! I’m on day 6 with these and ZERO chips!

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