5 Days to Go!

Hey everyone!!

I’ve gotten a little busy since starting school, it’s going well so far! I’ve also gotten a little busy preparing for the cruise. 5 more days left!! I’m all packed up and ready to go!

Today I purchased the last few things that I felt I’d need for the trip. (Removal cream, toothbrush, shower spongey thingy, etc. I’m not sure if I should review the cream?) but I anyway, I grabbed a couple of waterproof makeup products among a couple of other things, take a look:

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(I’m making this post from my phone, so sorry for any wonky mistakes)

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Show n’ Tell 2

First, I want to thank those who voted on my 2nd What to Wear poll!! Here are the results:pollresults

There was a tie between two outfits (I wish there could’ve been a tie breaker, perhaps if I had posted the poll earlier lol)
I ended up taking it upon myself to choose between the two outfits in the end!

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And, guess what! I got the job!! So thanks a lot everyone :) I’m really excited about starting.

Now, on to my Show n’ Tell!! I bought a few new things this weekend. :3

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Cover Girl Outlast Stay Brilliant. I haven’t used either before, so be on the look out for a review!
$2.99

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There were some solid colors, but I decided to go with the patterned one.
$9.00

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NYC Applelicious Glossy Lip Balm
$2.99

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I liked the pattern on this dress but when I got home and tried it on I soon learned that it’s rather… shapeless/boxy :/ Maybe it’s just me, I don’t know. It has little pockets though, I thought that was cute.
$8.00

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My first low/high maxi skirt :P
$9.00

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Sally Hansen’s Hard as Nails nail strengthener. I haven’t used this type of nail polish treatment in awhile. I feel like it works really well, I mean you guys have seen how long my nails can grow. ;D>
So I stand by it!
1.99 (was on sale)

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My grandmother gave me these to cheer me up. (I was the only one out of my siblings running errands, getting things together yesterday for my mom’s bday- AND I got a flat tire doing it… so I was just totally pooped and annoyed by the time I was done >_>.)

Adventure Time Nail Art

Hey everyone, I just finished my nails! I did an Adventure Time theme, and while it was really fun to do… It wasn’t easy. So, while its not the most perfect, I’m still pretty proud of what I’ve done! :P Aside from some nail polishes, I only used acrylic paint and a brush.

(And I know, I need to clean up my right hand, but I’m giving it time to dry first!! :P)

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Nails: Galaxy Nails + Tutorial

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Heeey everyone!
Back and with some pretty nail designs!

Also, as you can see I cut my nails short.. 05/02/2013- The date in case anyone is interested in seeing how fast they grow back. :P 2-927FEF34-659347-800

You’ll need:

1. An assortment of nail polishes. The basic ones for this design are: Black, Blue, Purple, White, Yellow, and Pink (but you can get creative and use other colors too). Plus, a clear sparkle polish to top it off.

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2. Makeup Sponge, cut into smaller pieces.

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3. Tweezers (these are optional)- used to pick up and use the sponge pieces, but you can just as easily use your hand.

4. Nail polish remover + A Q-tip or cotton balls/toothpick combination- clean up around the edges of you nails as needed.

5. Paper (Also optional)- Used to put your nail polish palette onto, but you can just as easily just swipe the brush onto the sponge.

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Here are some of the tutorials that helped me get an idea of what to do:

A little peak into my process:

Using black as my base, dark blue or purple is a good substitute:

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First polish to go on is white, it’s best to start with the lightest color then work your way to the darkest:1367710813005

Done with polishing, time to clean around the edges:
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The final look after clean up and top coat: 913671_533882093345579_641802815_o

The picture really doesn’t do them justice, I think they look even cooler in person.
Anyway, I hope you all enjoyed this.

Please share pictures here if you decide to try this out! I’ll share them on the FB page!