Zoya Caitlin Nail Polish

Zoya Caitlin Nail Polish

I know, I know, you're tired of reading about Zoyas on this blog. But I've been determined to review them all this year! I think I'm almost there, here's the handy Zoya Swatch Post. Zoya Caitlin is a really pretty periwinkle blue with silver shimmer running through it. The shimmer also shows up well and evenly on the nail, it's a very winter shade. In the not-so-large spectrum of periwinkle blues, this one is slightly muted while China Glaze Secret Periwinkle is just a little bit brighter. I often find that shades like…Read more
Zoya Perrie Nail Polish

Zoya Perrie Nail Polish

This review is long overdue. I've mentioned this polish in ton's of favourites and it's a perfect "radiant orchid" shade. 2014 is almost over so not that it matters, but it really is the perfect Pantone shade. Zoya Perrie is a creme polish in a lavender-pink inbetween colour. It's hard to pick a side, that makes it really pretty. It's a little bit darker in my comparison swatches but hopefully you get a good idea of the colour. Essie Lilacism is a very light lilac, Perrie is a pinker version of Butter London Molly…Read more
Zoya Alegra Nail Polish

Zoya Alegra Nail Polish

Happy Diwali to everyone! Hope you are all gorging on food and getting dolled up in the evenings! Here's a really pretty pink polish, Zoya Alegra. It's one of the formulas that will make you fall in love with Zoya, much like Valerie. It's a deep, almost red on the nails kind of pink. But it has that fuchsia tone to it. It also has a ton of micro shimmer ranging from silver to fuchsia, it also appears a bit gold  or more red toned due to the iridescence. It's quite captivating in person! Colourwise…Read more
August 2014 Favourites

August 2014 Favourites

It's that time of the month to share my favourites! I have a few unusual ones here, because I can't really bring myself to fully review a hand wash and a hand sanitizer. Let's get cracking!       01. Eye Cream : Clinique : All About Eyes Rich After my trip in June, my eye area was in serious trouble. It was extremely dry and I thought it might be best to start using an eye cream. Now, this is mainly for hydrating the area. Other concerns like dark circles ( mine…Read more
Zoya Trixie Nail Polish

Zoya Trixie Nail Polish

My love for my Zoyas is pretty well documented here, today I'm reviewing a brilliant shade called Trixie. Most of favorite Zoya polishes are either creme or dense microshimmers. This one clearly falls in the later and oh boy, it gives beautiful metallic foil like effect which is very reflective. As you might have guessed, it's a silver microshimmer polish. I also like there's no other tone to it like yellow or blue, it's straight up bright silver. The base is actually a bit sheer with very very dense microshimmer. Hence, you need…Read more
April 2014 Favourites

April 2014 Favourites

It's time for the monthly favourites! This is a bit of March and April combined! As you can see there are quite a few nail polishes. I think I just forget to include nail polishes quite often in these. When I do remember, I tend to include a lot of them. Also if you're interested, I did a Top 10 Spring Nail Polishes post a while back. Here we go!   01. Nail Polish : Colorbar : Apple Martini It's a gorgeous green shade and I love wearing this on my toes.  …Read more
Top 10 Nail Polishes for Spring

Top 10 Nail Polishes for Spring

To be very honest, I don't always follow the seasonal trends when it comes to nail polish. My mood and what catches my eye pretty much dictates what I'm wearing at the moment. But for those who do, here are my top 10 picks for spring and summer! I like blues, greens and this year, the radiant orchid shade as well. Let's get started!       01. H&M Newlyweds - This is a lovely sheer polish which has a milky white base and gold shimmer densely scattered. It looks very understated and…Read more
Just Swatches : Zoya Nail Polishes

Just Swatches : Zoya Nail Polishes

Hello! I'm back with another Just Swatches post! This time it's my beloved Zoya nail polishes! I think Valerie and Robyn were among the first ones I bought, fell in love with the formula and you can see what happened then! If I had to pick favourites from this lot it would be Valerie, Alegra, Trixie and now even Perrie. This years Pantone Colour of the year is Radiant Orchid and I think Perrie is an exact match. It's smack in the middle of that purple pink range, gorgeous colour! Kristin - It's…Read more
Best Of Makeup 2013

Best Of Makeup 2013

It's almost the end of a year!! Not the most eventful one for me compared to others but in general my life was more settled and I was happier! I also loved blogging all year round and all the travelling I did! Sentiments aside, this post is to celebrate the best stuff I liked using this year! There are a couple from last year that I still use but I thought I'd also talk about newer products I liked!   Bases Laura Mercier Mineral Powder in Honey | Mac Face and Body Foundation…Read more
Top 10 Nail Polishes for Fall

Top 10 Nail Polishes for Fall

If you asked me what my first love (in makeup) was, it would definitely be nail polishes! Love them! Love changing it up every week as well! Here are my top picks for fall. I've categorized them by trends, so you have your vampy polishes, glitters ones and jewel tones. Hope you find something you like! Vampy 01. Chanel Taboo - Galaxy in a bottle. That says it all! I think what really sets it apart from all the other similar polishes is that bright blue microshimmer. I love this! 02. Zoya Valerie…Read more