Manicure Monday: Wine to Five




Hello blogging world, meet my new favorite dark red. This color Wine to Five by CoverGirl is absolutely divine. I’ve been nothing but impressed with these polishes. The formula is a dream. It’s creamy, opaque and so gorgeous. This could easily be a one coater but I did two just to be safe. The color makes my nails look like I just got a gel manicure. And who doesn’t like that?! Every time I use of these CoverGirl polishes I think to myself: I really have to pick up more of these colors!


Manicure Monday: Shake Your Groove Thing


Today’s nails are a fun mix I’ve been wanting to try for a loooong time. I bought this Deborah Lippman gold glitter polish (Shake Your Groove Thing) quite a while ago at Nordstrom and I’m so happy I did because I absolutely love it. At $18 a pop they’re not cheap (and the most expensive nail polish I own) but I had to have this limited edition color. The glitter is so heavy, in a good way, so that you get a ton of pieces with just one coat. I find that most glitter polishes are sparse and require 12+ coats to achieve a similar look. I had mine done at 3 coats. The peach color is a Covergirl Outlast Stay Brilliant color appropriately called Peaches & Cream. I’ve only tried two of the colors from this line and I have to say I’ve been very impressed. They’re very pigmented! The other color I have is a bright purple which I’m actually wearing on my toes right now. I picked up one more color this past weekend from the Covergirl line and, big surprise, another Essie color… bringing my grand total of nail polishes to 115! Woo! I’m officially a nail polish hoarder. And maybe just a little proud of it. Maybe. Just a little. Ok, yeah, I’m pretty proud of my collection.

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