nail polish review




Real Style Tries Zoya PixieDust Nail Polish

Textured nail polish is a hot commodity, so when we heard of Zoya’s PixieDust nail polish we knew we had to try it. This textured polish comes in vibrant colours for the summer 2013 season that will light up your manicure.

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We Tried It: Red Carpet Manicure Starter Kit

If you are anything like us then you love getting a gorgeous manicure, but don’t always have the time and extra cash to splurge on a manicure-pedicure. We are always looking for affordable ways to get a great manicure at home. When we heard that Red Carpet Manicure was offering a starter kit to get your own gel nails, we had to try it.

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Beauty Review: O.P.I. Nail Lacquer Minnie Mouse Collection

Anyone who loves nail polish is familiar with O.P.I. This company has past collections inspired by the city of Hong Kong, as well as the movie ‘Shrek’ and ‘Burlesque’, and have now created a line called the Minnie Mouse Collection to celebrate the famous mouse.

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Beauty Review: China Glaze Magnetix Collection Nail Polish

China Glaze has added a new magentic nail polish to their quality salon nail polish line to add new dimension to your look. With everything from nail stickers to nail art being popular, you are probably always trying to take your nails to the next level like we are. Enter the newest trend in exciting nail polish, magnetic nail polish.

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Top Beauty Trend Of 2011: Crackle Nail Polish

Crackle top coats were one of the biggest nail polish trends to hit the market this year. While they were available before, this year, everyone made sure to introduce some kind of crackle top coat effect to their nail polish line to ensure maximum exposure. We tried out Avon’s version of the crackle nail polish, the Mosaic Effects Top Coat, this year to see the results.

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Beauty Review: Zoya Gems & Jewels Holiday Nail Polish

The holiday season allows ladies to brighten up their look and test out some bolder nail polish shade than they might during the rest of the year. Zoya is hoping to help you make a statement with their Gems & Jewels Holiday Nail Polish Collection featuring glitzy metallic shades and sparkles for your nails. We test out these holiday nail polishes to see if they will be our statement look this season.

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Beauty Review: Soulstice Spa Nail Colour

While we love all natural products, so far vegan, cruelty-free chemical free nail polish hasn’t been the most reliable products on the market. Soulstice Spa is a Canadian beauty company hoping to rule the market on these nail colours with their large line of colours ranging from bold to nude hues. Can they appease the nail polish fanatic in us though?

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Beauty Review: Nicole by OPI Holiday Glitters Nail Polish

It’s the holiday season again! This means the new nail polish collections are on the shelves and Nicole by OPI is launching its limited-edition Holiday Glitters for the upcoming winter festivities. In four different shades of intense shimmer, these lacquers are destined to transform your fingers and toes into a work of art. We tested out the colours to see if it makes us shine.

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Beauty Review: CND Plum Truffle Nail Polish

This season for the holiday season CND is giving you a pretty purple nail polish duo to add plum to your holiday outfit. We are testing out these holiday nail polishes to see if they will create visions of sugar plums dancing in our heads.

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Beauty Review: Tuff Scent Nail Polish

Scented nail polish is less of a fad and more of a quirky option for those looking for something really different. Tuff Scent is one of the few beauty companies offering an entire line of scented nail polish options. From fruity to floral, Tuff Scent’s line of scented nail polish promises sweet smelling beauty for everyone looking for something different. Claiming a legion of celebrity fans, Real Style Beauty tested out these smelly scents to see if they appeal to our senses.

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Beauty Review: Jacob Nail Polish

Canadian clothing retailer Jacob is moving into the beauty industry with their first ever line of nail polish. Created to accompany their fall clothing line the shade range from the bold to nudes. The colours may look pretty, but for just $6 each is the quality there.

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Beauty Review: Nails Inc. Nail Polish

The Nails Inc. Polishes are being added to Sephora’s shelves to try to take it’s place here. This British nail polish is making the long journey across the ocean to try to make fans here in North America. See if it lives up to the hype.

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Beauty Review: Avon Mosaic Effects Top Coat Nail Polish

All makeup experts have heard the hype, and maybe even tried, the new shatter nail polish top coats hitting the market. This top coat cracks to reveal an undercoat of colour adding a new dimension to your nails. Avon is getting in on the craze with their own version of shatter polishes, the Mosaic Effects Top Coat. This affordable brand is hoping to replace your more expensive salon polishes.

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BEAUTY REVIEW: Yves Rocher Nail Lacquer

To call us nail polish junkies would be an understatement. We’re always on the lookout for new lacquers in fun colours that will play up our digits and our favourite outfits so we were especially excited to try the polish offering from Yves Rocher.

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Beauty Review: Jason Wu’s Nail Polish Collection

As one of the hottest new designers around, this was the perfect time for Jason Wu to expand upon his name and join CND for his first nail polish collection. Shown in his Spring/Summer 2011 runway show, even girls around the world who can’t afford his much coveted collection can go get bottles of his […]

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