Over at thegloss.com, there is a review of the new OPI Coca-Cola lacquers that we described back in March. The author was skeptical at first–she wasn’t intrigued by the idea of more nail polish colors based on corporate branding. But once she saw what the shades actually looked like, she changed her tune. She was especially enamored by Coca-Cola Red, a classic red lacquer based on the world famous Coke can…a bright red that’s perfect for summer.
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The style section of ebony.com has a brief feature on a nail artist who specializes in the splatter look. Many women enjoy the splatter nails trend, in which polish is sprayed across the nails in a way similar to modern art. In this case, the artist puts nail polish in a straw and then blows it out to create the splattered paint look. She uses many different neon colors from China Glaze on white nails.
This method is simple enough to try at home, and you can experiment with different colors until you find a look that you love.
With the weather getting warmer, nail polish companies are beginning to give details regarding their summer 2014 collections. OPI and China Glaze both have made announcements recently about new collections featuring bright colors that are inspired by activities of the season.
OPI has introduced a set called Go Neon or Go Nude (also known by the simpler name Neons by OPI), which includes six new neon polishes in a wide range of colors. These shades also mark the first time the brand is offering neons in a full-size bottle. In addition to the six new lacquers, Neons by OPI includes a white base coat that will further enhance the summer colors. Here are descriptions of the six shades and base coat: Continue Reading
Mother’s Day is right around the corner, which means getting together with your mom, doing something fun with her like going to brunch, and enjoying the spring weather. It’s also a good opportunity to give yourself (or your mom) a new look for your nails. At accesshollywood.com, there is an excellent DIY tutorial on how to create a simple tulip nail design for your nails. The creative mind behind this nail art idea is Jin Soon Choi, one of the biggest names in the nail fashion industry.
The tutorial is only five straightforward steps, and the result is a cheerful and stylish manicure featuring a popular flower of the spring season. You can do it yourself, or you and your mom can work on it together .
Happy Mother’s Day, everyone!
To see the newest nail polish colors and collections that go with Mother’s Day and the rest of spring, see our Hot New Items at http://www.nailpolishandmore.com/hot-new-items/.