Saturday, February 28, 2009
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Tuesday, February 24, 2009
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Saturday, February 21, 2009
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Thursday, February 19, 2009
Tuesday, February 17, 2009
Adding to my own self-induced excitement over this color, I decided to layer Misa's 'Confection Section' polish over it. Everytime I say 'Confection Section' it makes me want to starting singing 'Conjunction Juntion, What's Your Function'! Sorry, back to the topic...I'd never used this polish before and I'm glad I gave it a test run. This is a great polish to use as layering. There are so many different looks it can be used for, depending on your base color. In the sunlight the tiny glitter pieces are mostly blues, pinks and silvery-golds, but once applied, they just look like yummy little confectionaries in various colors. Oooh, pretty colors!
Monday, February 16, 2009
Tuesday, February 10, 2009
Sunday, February 8, 2009
Top l-r: The Grass is Greener on My Side, Ben-Her, Dirty Sexy Money, On the Edge, Right Here Now No More Later, Pour Me Something Tall & Strong. (click pic to enlarge)
Wednesday, February 4, 2009
Tuesday, February 3, 2009
Monday, February 2, 2009
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Friday Follower Freebie: On random Fridays I will host a giveaway in appreciation of my followers! Be sure to check my Friday posts for a chance to win nail and beauty products.
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Body & Soul Monthly Contest for SEPTEMBER: One winner will receive the entire China Glaze Eye Candy 3-D Glitters Collection! Contest ends 9/30/11. Details can be found here.
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~Victoria Nail Supply is offering Body & Soul readers a FREE bottle of China Glaze Fast Forward Top Coat with any order. Enter code MBS1356 in the coupon box after you have added the item to your cart. Expires 9/30/11.
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Jessica Ignite Summer 2010-view my swatches here.
Jessica Electric Summer 2010-view my swatches here.
Essie Summer 2010-view swatches and content here.
Barielle Summer 2010 High Steppin' can be seen here and here.
Essie Resort Collection-May 2010 release date. You can view my swatches here.
Essie Wedding Collection-April 2010 release date. You can view my swatches here and here.
Sunday, February 1, 2009
Some of the products I review are sponsored by the product manufacturer and many are purchased by myself. Regardless of how the product was obtained, I will always provide you with my honest thoughts based on the experience I had using it. All products furnished by the manufacturer or PR representative for that company, will be noted as such.
Product Review Categories (click on product name to link to the review)
BATH & BODY PRODUCTS
SEED Grape Seed Enriched Body Soap & Body Lotion
Silky Cosmetics Whipped Sugar Polish & Buttery Body Creme
Shikai Hand & Body Lotion
Body Drench Hemp Moisturizing Lotion
Simply Organic Moisturizing Body Wash & Body Lotion
Savannah Bee Company Royal Jelly Body Butter
Skin MD Natural Shielding Lotion
Reviva Labs All Natural Seaweed Soap
NAIL POLISH (sent to me for review purposes)
Art Club Pretty Shiny Things Nail Art Kit
Del Sol Color-Changing Polish-click here, here and here for reviews
Essie Sweet Time of the Year
Color Club Wonderland Holiday Mini Set
Color Club Dark Romance Matte Mini Set
Orly Bloom-Wild Wisteria, Pure Petunia, Ginger Lilly
FACIAL SKIN CARE
Reviva Labs Vitamin E Oil Stick
Avon Clinical Advanced Retuxturing Peel
NAIL/HAND CARE PRODUCTS
Honeybee Gardens Odorless Nail Polish Remover
Revlon Runway Collection False Nails
Barielle Nail Rebuilding Protein & Ultra Speed Dry Manicure Extender
Barielle Extra Gentle Cuticle Minimizer & Nail Strengthener Cream
The Body Shop Almond Oil Intensive Hand Rescue
Zoya Minicure Color-Lock System
Covergirl Outlast Lip Stain
Lancome Oscillation Powerfoundation
Redken Wool Shake
Sebastian Trilliant Thermal Protection & Shimmer Complex
SEED Grape Seed Enriched Conditioning Hair Shampoo Bar