My typical day in lockdown

So, by now we’ve all been in lockdown for a good few weeks, and it’s not looking like it’s going to stop any time soon. We’re probably all a bit fed up of it now, and although I’m loving having some time off to just be me, I miss my friends and family. Early on […]

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Jan/Feb/Mar favourites

At the moment, with all my free time, I’ve been really thinking about how I’m spending my time. Obviously I’m working through my skincare and makeup stash at the moment, so I’m not using all of my products, but I have found a few favourites from what I’ve been using over the last few months. […]

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glitter gradient ornament

I finally got in the spirit enough to do some Christmas nails. I wanted to use some of the nail supplies I got in my ciate advent calender. I used the lose glitter called miss mistletoe and a fine red glitter polish from barryM called ruby slippers. I applied ruby slippers first, then quickly stuck […]

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Green aztec nails

I wanted to do something christmassy, but I ended up just doing Aztec print over my nails. I used simple white acrylic paint and a striping brush for the design, and the base colour is models own absinthe from the velvet Goth collection. I saw the red from this collection  while ago, and now the […]

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Gold geometric nails

So, I’ve been wanting to do some geometric nails for ages and I’ve started to do them on many occasions, but I never got round to actually doing it. I finally knuckled down and did it, and although they were a bit rough, I really liked them. I had wanted to do block colours but […]

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Pink silver & Roses

These nails were inspired by the beautiful ‘pink fizz’ glitter by models own. I wanted some cute and classy nails, and really wanted to try my new models own glitter polishes. I knew I wanted to use the glitter as accent nails, because I didn’t want too much glitter. The thumb, middle and ring finger […]

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First gel manicure

Yesterday i tried giving myself a gel manicure for the first time, and i would say that it was a success!. I used a sensationail kit that i received for Christmas. As far as i know you can get kits from boots, in a range of different sizes. The kit i got came with a […]

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