OPI And Kerry Washington Create Nail Collection

Actress Kerry Washington as well as the character she plays on ABC’s TV series “Scandal”, Olivia Pope illustrate the essence of the Nation’s Capital of women: Bold, powerful and a force to be reckoned....more

Obsessed with ombre nails

My first-ever nail art obsession: OPI’s Cherry Bomb ombre...more

Easy Winter Holiday Nails

Photos by Akaleistar...more

The Only Nail Polish You Need For New Year's Eve

I'm having trouble wrapping my head around the fact that it is almost 2016. What should my goals be for the new year? How do these nonexistent goals fit into my unfinished 5-year plan? Why don't I have a flying car?...more

Tie-Dye Nail Art

*Nothing to Disclose*     It's time once again for another look from the 40 Great Nail Art Ideas Challenge. For those of you not familiar with this challenge here's a quick recap...This challenge is set up a bit differently than most. For starters there is the option to do weekly manicures with one week dedicated to themes, and one to colors. Or you can do every other week and stick with themes only or colors only. For the color portion of the challenge each person is also assigned a pattern. The end result is 40 different looks all done in the same colors....more

Zoya MatteVelvet Winter/Holiday 2015 Collection

Zoya brought back the MatteVelvet's for 2015.  This is a beautiful line of shades with Zoya's signature MatteVelvet fleck finish.  I loved the 2014 MatteVelvet's so much, I have backups of my favorites, and they are my most used polishes in my collection.  Let's take a look at the 2015 line. ...more

Comparison of original Pet'la stamping plate and a knockoff

I did a comparison of an original Pet'la nail art stamping plate and a fake nail stamping plate.  http://www.thepolishedperspective.com/2015/09/comparison-petla-golden-russian-versus.html...more

May Drugstore and High End Favorites

Another month is about to wrap up and since my little boys tore out the last week of May from my planner at some point earlier this year I thought I would go ahead and write about my May favorites a little early since my mental calendar is a little haywire. There are so many gems out there both drugstore and higher end so let’s do this!  ...more

My love/hate relationship with Nail Foils

  *Nothing to Disclose*Good morning my fellow lacquer friends. Happy Hump Day! Today's blog post is about my recent experience with nail foils. Oh how I looked at picture after picture of manicures done with them, Longing to have them on my finger tips. Finally after a few months I bit the bullet and purchased a set of them from Dollar Nail Art....more