Manicure Monday: January Blues

In typical New Year, post Christmas depression I went for a January Blues theme this week and ordered Bluesky’s gel polish in ‘Blue Rapture’. I rarely stray from the gel polish these days, I’m so impressed with the staying power of the Bluesky brand and it’s great value. The shade I was looking for was a dull powdery blue, with grey undertones, to pretty much reflect my mood after the…

Manicure Monday: Revlon Parfumerie

I’ve been working pretty much every Saturday, so yesterday enjoyed a well-earned day of rest & pamper. Pre holiday I tried the Revlon Parfumerie Nail polish on my toes. I wasn’t too impressed with the formula but think the whole scented thing is pretty cool [not to mention the cute bottle!] so decided to give it another go in the shade ‘Wild Violets’. I love deep, dark shades in the…

Louboutin Nail Polish & My Autumn Transition Manicure Choices

Since starting work at Selfridges (temporarily), designer brands are thrust in my face once again on a daily basis. What’s been the most prominent of my old time loves is the Louboutin Nail Polish. Priced at £36 I just can’t justify that! There would have once been a time where I’d have budgeted and saved, just like I did for my Pigalle Plato 120 and all the other pairs! But…

Mastering the Thermal Gel Mani

It’s taken a few weeks, but I am SOLD on the Bluesky Colour Change Gel Polishes! I’ve learned that the bottom colour in the swatch is the colour your nail will be when you’re warm, so picked according to that. This week I have the Pink & White, which I love, because when you’re changing temperature, you get a gorgeous ombre look (shown below) I’m definitely excited to try the…