Essence “Blue Addicted”


A few months ago a beautiful and generous reader named Anca emailed me.  She emailed me about this very polish, letting me know that there was a dupe of Deborah Lippmann “Across the Universe” at the drugstore.  Across the Universe is one of my favorite polishes of all time and I hoard my bottle like…

Throwback Thursday! Essence “Gaga-lectric”


Welcome to another edition of Throwback Thursday! I haven’t blogged about this polish for over a year and a half and I honestly think it may have been that long since I’ve worn it.  A few years ago, Essence came out with a limited edition line of polishes called holographics.  I was completely shocked to…

Essence Holographic “Gaga-lectric”


Disclaimer: I have to seriously apologize for this manicure! I did it at night and it looked amazing in the dim light and then when I woke up and saw this holographic awesome-ness in the daylight, I noticed all the little air bubbles.  I was thinking about not posting this, but screw that I really…