Nails: Illamasqua Poke

I love getting compliments on my nails, and no polish so far has gotten me quite as many compliments as this one! Illamasqua makes some of the most undisputed nicest formula polishes in the industry. I also found out that today is National Coming Out Day! So a purple manicure is perfect for the occasion to show my support for the LGBTQ community. Be loud and proud friends, but most importantly, be you!

This purple glows beyond words. It’s amazing. Yes, it is this bright in real life, and I think that’s why it got so much attention. It has these glowy pieces in it – sort of like RBL Scrangie, but the teal flash is not as pronounced.

I had avoided wearing this for a long time because it was so bright, it made me nervous. I’m not a bright colors on my nails kind of girl, but this was nothing like I thought. Bright, yes. Beautiful, yes! You must see more pictures of this amazing polish!  Read the rest of this entry »


Nails: Illamasqua Phallic

Illamasqua is an amazing brand. I loooooove their formula. This could have been a one-coater, but I went for two as per usual. Phallic is an interesting name, eh? Illamasqua has some interesting names for sure. ;-) This color is beautiful with the flash picture and in the sun, but otherwise in the shade it is very dark, nearly black looking.

Illamasqua Phallic (2)

Sorry for the tip wear. This was two days later. Awwww my nails are little nubbins :-) It is an incredibly pretty vampy blue. What do you think?

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