NOTD Nail Of the day! Show off your polish!

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2) If your pics are likely to be considered a little 'saucy' (sexy / suggestive shots are fine- so long as they are arty!) put NOT WORK SAFE/ NWS in your title.
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Re: NOTD Nail Of the day! Show off your polish!

Post by MrsEss » Fri Sep 07, 2012 3:31 pm

A good base coat & top coat is a great start, I can't recommend any though, except maybe seche vite & save the nail top coats. I don't use base as my nails never chip cos they're plastic.
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Re: NOTD Nail Of the day! Show off your polish!

Post by PirateQueen » Sun Sep 09, 2012 9:46 am

Agree a good top coat is a must - I don't like Seche as it always seems to give me tip-shrinkage. My favourite top coat is Boots no 7 Stay Perfect, really quick drying and NO CHIPPING (on me) for over a week at least. I usually buy it when they've got those £5 off vouchers. I do use a basecoat too, mainly to avoid any chance of staining and to protect the nail a bit, either Boots No 7 Complete Care or a Sally Hansen one. And rubber gloves when washing up - they are a must too!

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Re: NOTD Nail Of the day! Show off your polish!

Post by MrsEss » Sun Sep 09, 2012 10:16 am

I've stopped using seche vite. Couldn't stand the fibre glass smell. I use "save the nail wet look top coat" made by nails Inc.
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Re: NOTD Nail Of the day! Show off your polish!

Post by MrsEss » Sat Sep 15, 2012 6:58 pm

Another top coat hungry polish, but IDGAF. I LOVE it:
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Re: NOTD Nail Of the day! Show off your polish!

Post by MrsEss » Sat Sep 22, 2012 11:11 pm

Now with matte topcoat:
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Re: NOTD Nail Of the day! Show off your polish!

Post by MrsEss » Tue Jan 08, 2013 8:48 pm

Will try & remember names/brands:

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Rimmel Diamond Dust

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Seuss indie

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NYX black jelly with red glitter

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Matte blue from Avon with H&M glitter

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H&M duo red with red glitter (I adore these polishes)

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Barry M Blue Jelly with Andrea Fullerton Jemstone Topcoat

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Iron Man indie

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Nails Inc Cambridge Terrace.

All of those are my REAL nails :D Been growing them now since October:
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