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Sinful Colors Sweet Dreams #1119

Mani Monday: Sinful Colors #1119 Sweet Dreams

Ermahgerd! A nail post! Holy wow! XD The sun is out. I’m contemplating more swatches, but my arm is tired. hehe It’s hot today. T.T My hair is damp from my shower and it feels so good. I’ve been painting my nails regularly, but uh not taking photos. Oops. I should get back on that. >.> I painted my nails with Sinful Colors Sweet Dreams the other day and oddly enough my best friend was wearing the same color!

Base coat
Nail Tek Ridge Filling Base Coat Foundation II x 1 coat

Nail color
Sinful Colors Sweet Dreams #1119 x 3 coats

Top coat
CND Super Shiney x 1

Sailor Moon! MOON PRISM POWER!Luna

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Swatches: Pegasus Poop

I give you… Pegasus Poop from Amanda Solis! Seriously this polish is GORGEOUS. If you’re interested in it, you can click on the smiley on the left side of my blog, join my makeup group and ask to be added to her waiting list. Now I give you photos!

Skinfood Nail Vita Base Coat

Pure Ice All Night Long x 1 coat
Pegasus Poop x 2 coats

essence Studio Nails better than gel nails top sealer x 1 coat

Full Disclosure Policy: All products mentioned in this entry were purchased by me. There are no affiliate links and there is no financial compensation included in this post.

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So thank you

To whoever it was who sent me awesome Manglaze polishes! Seriously, thank you. You are the awesomest fairy nail godmother ever. <3 I’ve been lusting over Mink Mitten and Fuck Off and Dye for ages, and am also super happy to receive fuggenugly and Matte-Astrophe. You are super duper awesome ^.~

I now return you to our regularly non-scheduled program. XD

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My veeeeery small nail polish collection

So here is my very small nail polish collection. Which includes:

  1. SinfulColors in Green Ocean
  2. wetnwild Wild Shine in Bijou Blue
  3. wetnwild Wild Shine in Kaleidoscope
  4. wetnwild fastdry in
  5. wetnwild fastdry in Teal of Fortunte
  6. So Easy Stripe Rite in Lavender Glitter
  7. So Easy Stripe Rite in Red Metallic
  8. So Easy Stripe Rite in Silver Glitter
  9. wetnwild Wild Shine in Eggplant Frost
  10. wetnwild Wild Shine in Night Prowl
  11. wetnwild Wild Shine in Sparked
  12. wetnwild fast dry in Party of Five Glitters
  13. E.L.F. in Black
  14. E.L.F. in Mint Green
  15. E.L.F. Matte Finisher
  16. INM Northern Lights Holographic Top Coat in Silver
  17. essence in choose me!
  18. essence in so glamourous
  19. essence in break through
  20. essence in no more drama
  21. essence in sweet as candy
  22. Beauty Secrets Base Coat
  23. Beauty Secrets Hardener Top Coat

The Beauty Secrets top coat drives me nuts. It takes about an hour for my nails to be completely dry. So I’m looking at getting the Seche Vite Fast Drying Top Coat. I’ve heard good things about it. I’m also looking at Trind’s Nail Balsam, Cuticle Balsam, and Nail Repair Color in Lilac. Qtica Natural Nail Growth Stimulator and Seche Rebuild. My nails keep breaking. Though it’s only been the tips, so I squared them off to see if that will help. Though I suspect it won’t.

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Nail strengtheners, nail stamping & nail stuff

I’ve been lusting after several Zoya polishes for quite some time now. I want Charla and Savita so bad it’s not funny. They shall be my first purchase when I start to purchase new polish. I’ve seen several people post really positive things about them. I recently stumbled across Konad’s nail stamping stuff. It looks really fun. They have all sorts of plates with cutesy things as well as flowers, letters, numbers, patterns, even really neat french nail tips! I definitely want to pick a few up. There’s a plate with a heart french tip that I really like, as well as a cloud pattern and various japanese themed plates. There’s even a plate with Hello Kitty’s face! It sounds really easy. You paint some polish onto the plate, scrape off the excess. Then you press the stamp on it and roll the design onto your nail. See, it sounds easy. We shall see at some point how easy it really is for me. haha

Really though my question is what do you recommend for strengthening your nails? Do you have a special routine you do? Is there some awesome nail strengthening/growing potion somewhere that I need to pick up? In the past I’ve only tried a nail strengthener by Sally Hansen. However it’s been so long I’m not sure what it was. My nails are very thing and they tend to break off when they get to a decent length. Some of my nails also tend to lose their shape I guess? A couple of my nails will kind of start to bend down instead of growing straight out. I notice if I keep them polished they don’t do that. So I’m thinking that strengthening them would do the trick. Ultimately I’d like to be able to grow them out to a decent length so I can do french tips on my natural nails. I obviously have no idea where to start in making them healthy and strong. I know there are tons of products out there, but I want something that people have good results with and I want to know they’re legitimate recommendations.

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