Deestar123’s Favorite Things: Lush, Fresh Handmade Cosmetics
deestar123 | October 28 2013
Welcome to my weekly article series in which I am going to review some long term favorites not just in terms of games and other geeky goodness but fashion, bath and beauty, food products, and locations or events. This week its…
Lush is a bath and beauty products company based out of Poole[...]
Arkangel318’s Glow in the Dark Nail Polish Roundup
arkangel318 | October 15 2013
First things first: None of these polishes wear like traditional nail polish. You will see chipping much sooner than usual. They all have a paint-like texture to them. None of this will turn your fingernails into glow sticks. However, in all but one case, you will have more than enough glow to[...]
Zoya’s Fall PixieDust 2013 Collection Review
arkangel318 | September 27 2013
Ladies, let me introduce you to my current favorite series of polish, Zoya’s fall PixieDust collection.
This polish is textured, with a matte finish, and that takes a little getting used to. It’s slightly abrasive, but you’ll forget it’s there in no time. One of the great things about the[...]
So, Who is Ready to Make Some Science? Super Easy DIY Nail Polish!!
X1up Girl | August 30 2013
A wise man once said: "Science isn't about WHY - it's about WHY NOT!" I know some of you are thinking, "is this article really science?" Well I say, "Who are you? Life's manager? Life gave me youtube and a local drugstore, so I'm making some nail polish..."
Stuff you're going to need:
Water Marbling Manicures
arkangel318 | August 07 2013
Water marbling is a more advanced technique that will blow people’s socks off. You just need some nail polish, a few things you should already have around the house, time, and some patience.
What You’ll Need:
- At least two bottles of nail polish.
- Scotch tape
- A cup – Something
Flirt Nail Stamping Kit
arkangel318 | July 09 2013
Ever see some of the different nail art kits they’re selling at Wal-Mart or drugstores these days? There’s quite a variety out there now. I happened to come across the Flirt Nail Stamping kit the other day, and thought I’d give it a try. It was only $5.97. I can spend that for science.
Julep giveaway winner!
X1up Girl | July 02 2013
It's been a looooong 24 hours, but Tuesday has arrived and we have a winner to announce!!! The lucky recipient of Fireworks, Julep's patriotic glitter polish that would make unicorns cry tears of joy from the very sight of seeing this super awesome polish is....................
Nail Colors and More! The Julep Maven Subscription Box Review and Giveaway!
X1up Girl | July 01 2013
Let me be completely honest - I am the least qualified person here to be writing this review. I haven’t painted my nails in years. But I am a sucker for subscription boxes, especially if I can get one for FREE. For this reason, I just HAD to check out the Julep Maven monthly nail color[...]
Shirts for Six Bucks? Say What?
Fifiville | June 20 2013
Who likes to buy stuff online?
And who likes to buy cheap stuff online? *yes I’m looking at you…x1upGirl*
I knew you girls would like that! I have something for you! (not in a creepy way!)
I present you… 6 Dollar Shirts!
Most of you already know of this site, but for the ones that[...]
Captain Awwsum | May 14 2013
I recently decided to get into makeup. I like how it looks but because my mom was a tomboy, I was never interested. I didn't want to spend a ton of money on makeup my first go around and my roommate told me about the website www.ikatehouse.com. They have a lot of makeup products and jewelry for[...]