Category Archives: Nail polish

Off To Japan!

I’m really sorry for being neglectful to my blog readers…I’ve been awful about updating here! I post new nail art on Facebook daily here but I have been lousy about the blog as other project (books! Gothic Beauty Magazine! Nail Max!) … Continue reading

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Indie Nail Polish Review- I <3 NP Duochromes in Birefringence, Cygnus Loop, Mutagen and Nostalgia

Happy New Year, all! Today I’m reviewing some awesome indie nail polishes by I <3 NP. I’m a huge fan of duochromes, the kind of nail polish that shifts color according to the angle of the light. They’re not color-changing … Continue reading

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Tokyo Nail Expo Part 4

And…I think this will be the final installment in the weird and wacky world of the competitive nail art for the Tokyo Nail Expo. I’ve saved some of the best and strangest for last! Swirly flesh, amazing floral/grape detail- that … Continue reading

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Destination: Tokyo

I’ve arrived in Tokyo for the Nail Expo this Sunday and Monday. I do confess to buying about 10 bottles of nail polish in the first 5 hours I was here.  Mr. NTMG is due to arrive tomorrow, so I … Continue reading

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Happy International Talk Like A Pirate Day + Matching Nails

Septemberrr 19 be International Talk Like A Pirate Day! At present, there be no “International Pirate Nail Art Day,” but I’ve made me own pirate nails, brimmin with jewels, pearls, crowns and other assorted bits of pirate booty. Garr! I … Continue reading

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Kimono-Inspired Nail Art

I’m from the USA, but I spent a long time living in Japan and still find a lot of inspiration in Japanese art- especially textiles. If I wasn’t a nail junkie, I think I’d be a clothing designer! I spent … Continue reading

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Happy Star Wars Day!

For many of you, this post will hit on May 3, but it’s May 4 here in the Far East. That means….it’s Star Wars Day! May the 4th Be With You!

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Nail Polish with LA Girl Colorsurge Eyeshadow Palette

I’ve been meaning to show this for a while, but as usual, the time has gotten away from me! I’ve become more of a nail artist than a color-mixer, but I really enjoy both equally. Mixing the perfect shade of … Continue reading

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Come Visit If You’re In Singapore!

I’ll be at the What The Flea indoor market event today at Orchard Scape from 2-8PM today (Saturday, 13 April) with my nail goodies front and center! Stop by and say hi if you have some spare time! For those … Continue reading

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Some Quick and Easy DIY Valentine’s Nail Art Ideas

Hello all! With Valentine’s Day fast approaching (with Chinese New Year and Mardi Gras all stuffed into the same week!), I have a couple last minute nail art ideas for you. For those of you who are still a wee … Continue reading

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