Posts written by A.J.

Hello, today I am talking about how to take good nail photos and show you how I take my photos and videos. Over the (almost) two years that I have spent blogging it has always been a challenge and an ambition to improve my photos. Like most of the nail bloggers I started from the bottom (proof below). […]


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  • January 2, 2015

Hello and Happy New Year!!! May 2015 bring us some new and exciting nail polishes and cool new nail art techniques. The past year has been very kind to me, I’ve added a lot of beautiful polishes to my collection and learned new skills. I am so glad I managed to do Manicure and Gel polish courses […]


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  • January 2, 2015

Hello! Today I am showing you swatches of Cirque Colors Metropolis Collection January polishes. Cirque Colors Metropolis Collection: January The Metropolis Collection is a monthly release series of creme-finished lacquers centred around New York City. January polishes are called Midnight Cowboy and Empire State of Mind. They will be available at Cirque Colors on 2nd of January and cost about […]


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  • December 28, 2014

Hello, showing you Nella Milano review and swatches tonight. Nella Milano Fiery Flamenco Fiery Flamenco is a bright red polish with orange undertones and creme finish. On the swatches I am wearing two coats with no top coat. The formula of this polish was very opaque and it also dried fast. The colour is also right […]


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  • December 27, 2014

Hello, this is my SECOND post trying to wish you Merry Christmas! I wrote a loooong Christmas post yesterday and to my regret I didn’t save the draft until I was finished with the whole post. When I eventually clicked ‘save’ the browser crashed and I lost the whole post. Like 1.5 h of writing :/ I […]


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  • December 27, 2014

Hello! Woop! Whoop! Christmas is getting so close now ;) I have some more Christmas appropriate colours to show you. Today I have Morgan Taylor review and swatches in the blog :) Morgan Taylor Flirting With the Phantom Flirting With the Phantom is a skin-coloured creme polish. It’s from Morgan Taylor’s Masquerade Collection. On the swatches I […]


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  • December 23, 2014

Hello! Today I am showing you Pink Gellac swatches which are in lovely Christmas appropriate colours. Pink Gellac Moulin Rouge Moulin Rouge is a red gel polish with shimmer finish. On the swatches I am wearing two coats on top of Pink Gellac Base. The application was smooth and the colour fully opaque in just two coats. […]


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  • December 19, 2014

Hello! Today I am showing you how to apply nail foils. I’ve done quite a few nail foil tutorials in the past, mostly showing how to apply foil nail art. You can find them all here. Thinking back when I first started playing around with foils I found it quite challenging and avoided it for months. […]


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  • December 14, 2014

Hello! Tonight I am showing you Lacquerlove December 2014 box by So Susan Cosmetics. Can you believe it’s already the last box of the year!?! I have swatched quite a few boxes over the past few months, you can check them out here. This box consists of polishes in Violaceous, Lipstick, Merry Mulberry and Gold Foil. The free gift was Universal Blush. […]


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  • December 13, 2014