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

Holiday Nail Art Inspo: Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa & New Year’s Eve!

Bring out your nail file and your boxes of nail polish; it’s time to start a party on your hands! If you’ve got a steady hand and are creative, it’s easy to re-create any of the below nail art. And they really are art. Each nail is a miniature painting. If you’re a tad klutzy like me—I can’t paint between the lines—there’s some awesome nail art that’s really nail wraps. How cool is that! Read on to check out creativity unleashed. Christmas Red & Gold ...more
Am I the only one who thinks nail art is for girls ages 12-17?   The nail "art" (if that's what ...more

Sinful Colors - Midnight Blue

   We are half way through the week and I am completely exhausted! I don't know if the time change finally caught up with me or what but I can't seem to be stuck in a semi-conscious state these days. So please forgive me but this post is going to be short and sweet but picture heavy. We all just like looking at the pictures anyway right? Well sit back and prepare to be awed by Sinful Colors Midnight Blue from the 2011(holiday) Wish Collection. ...more

China Glaze, Cheers Holiday 2015 review and Giveaway

The China Glaze, Cheers Holiday 2015 collection is pretty great.  Glitters, shimmers, and bold colors!  This collection provides a shade option for every party in your calendar.  I have a review of the full collection and an awesome giveaway of the complete collection.http://www.thepolishedperspective.com/2015/11/china-glaze-cheers-holiday......more

40 Great Nail Art Looks - Orange, purple and Green

*Nothing to Disclose*      Its time once again for another look from the 40 Great Nail Art Looks Challenge. For those of you who don't know, 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....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

Bonita, Forget Me Not Collection, Winter 2015

The Bonita Forget Me Not Collection is incredible.  I haven't bought drugstore polish in awhile, but when I saw a picture of this collection, I ran out and bought a set.  Then, I went back and bought a second set for a friend.  ...more

See the Spring Nail Trends Straight From New York Fashion Week

As with any Fashion Week, there’s never one defining trend when it comes to nail polish. It could be that with nail polish you can be a little extra-creative without worrying what your co-workers might say if you walked into work with nail art or, say, burgundy and navy nails....more

A beauty must: Seche Vite Dry Fast Topcoat

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Zoya, Fall 2015, Focus Collection

I have the Zoya, Fall 2015, Focus Collection review up on my blog.  Follow the link http://www.thepolishedperspective.com/2015/08/zoya-focus-collection-fall-2015.html for individual swatches and review....more