Nail Art

Fire and Lava Nails

For this nail art, I used a combination of stamping, striping tape, and gradients to create these hot fire and lava nails. If you would like to recreate this look but don’t have a nail stamper or the stamping plates, you can also use Twinkled T’s fire nail vinyls. Continue reading “Fire and Lava Nails”

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Nail Art

New Nail Designs Using UberChic’s Texture-licious-01 Stamping Plate – Part 2.

For the second nail art design using UberChic’s Texture-licious-01 Stamping Plate, I wanted to do something colourful and edgy, similar to a street art style.

Continue reading “New Nail Designs Using UberChic’s Texture-licious-01 Stamping Plate – Part 2.”

Product Reviews and Swatches

Can You Use Swarovski’s Crystal Pixie Without Gel or Nail Glue? – Tested!

I love Swarovski and their products such as their jewellery and pens, and so I was excited when I first heard about Swarovski’s Crystal Pixie for nails. These are bottles of loose Swarovski crystals in various colours that can be stuck to nails to provide extra glitz and sparkle. Continue reading “Can You Use Swarovski’s Crystal Pixie Without Gel or Nail Glue? – Tested!”

Nail Care

How To Grow Long Nails – Part 1: Hydration.

Before I started practising nail art, I had given up on the idea of ever growing my nails long, as they were paper thin, dry, and prone to peeling. My cuticles were in an even worse condition; all the skin around my nails was torn and rough! Some people have naturally thick, strong nails that are easy to grow and maintain, but I wasn’t one of them. But as a result of dedication and lots of research, I eventually managed to put together a nail care routine that completely transformed the condition of my nails, cuticles, and hands. In this article, I would like to share everything I have learned so far so that you too can have beautiful, long, healthy nails! Continue reading “How To Grow Long Nails – Part 1: Hydration.”