Life In Lacquer

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Posted on Friday, August 29th, 2014
It's that time again... Back-to-School season is here! And what's our favorite subject? LUNCH TIME!     Second only to a fresh new notebook, snacks are our favorite part of going back to school. To celebrate going back to the benches for another year's worth of mid-day meals, we created manis to match all of our favorite brown-bagged treats! Check 'em out and tell us what your favorite back to school snacks are in the comments below!
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Posted on Wednesday, August 13th, 2014
Get ready for those end-of-the-summer concerts with this Punk French look. We called on nail art guru Miss Pop to create a step-by-step mani tutorial that will leave you ready to rock! You’ll Need: 3-in-1  At Least I Pink So  Something About Spring Razzle Dazzler Quick Dry Top Coat Tape (painter’s tape works well because it is less adhesive) Nail Art Brush
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Posted on Wednesday, August 6th, 2014
You asked for it! After over 5,000 Facebook likes and your requests, here is a tutorial for the amazing Neon Gradient mani from The Obsessed! You’ll Need: • 3-in-1 • Quick Dry Top Coat • That's Putting it Mild  • Lay it on the Lime • makeup sponge  • small brush or cotton swabs  • lacquer remover
Image for Flamingo Nail Art Tutorial
Posted on Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
  We teamed up with editorial nail artist Miss Pop and our friends at ModCloth to create and style this super fun summer mani. Click here to see the full tutorial + some adorable accessories to complete your look!   
Bright Eyelet Summer Nail Art Nicole by OPI
Posted on Thursday, June 26th, 2014
Summer is only here 3 months out of the year, so we take any chance we get to rock bright colors and breezy fabric! This nail art look brings two of our favorite summer styles together: bright coral and eyelet fabric. Follow the step-by-step guide below to recreate the look.  You'll Need: Base Coat (We love our 3-in-1!) Yoga-Then-Yogurt The Coral of the Story
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Posted on Monday, April 21st, 2014
In honor of Earth Day, we are giving props to Mother Nature's beauty the best way we know how: NAIL ART! Hope this round up of nature-made manis will inspire you to help make the world a more beautiful place. Image source: Pinterest, Chelsea Queen