Gel Vs. Shellac, What’s the difference?

26 Feb 2016

        When the first brand came out with the No Chip Gel Manicure, they branded the concept with the name Shellac. This essentially helped them stand out from other brands. CND (Creative Nail Designs) was this brand, naming their own line of “gel polish” shellac.  But what’s the difference between the Shellac polish by CND and the “gel” polishes created by brands like OPI & Gelish/Harmony? Basically there isn’t a difference, besides other companies using a more generic name for the polish and technique (Gel). They are both made to last around 14 days and are both cured under a UV or LED lamp. The process for application.

The newest make up trend, full brows!

19 Feb 2016

We have all seen the newest trend when we’re out, thick full brows! If you were part of the thin eyebrow trend years ago, you’re probably having trouble getting the full brows you want, which we understand. There are no many ways to map out and carve out even the thinnest brows. The above photo is about the simplest way to fill in brows, if you already have your desired shape and just have some sparser spots in your brows. But we will also show you what to do if you don’t have much hair on your brows, of the desired shape. Here is the best way to find where.

The Hype with Contouring!

04 Feb 2016

We know you’ve probably heard of this makeup technique, if you’ve ever seen stars like Kim K and her sisters, you’ve seen it in action. But for people who don’t have a professional make up artist to do their make up everyday, is it achievable? We think so! We’ve gathered up some tips and picture to show you how to achieve the contoured look, whether you’re going natural or more chiseled, we can help you! Our first tip? Watch it in action, there are so many amazing makeup artists with youtube channels who go into depth on how to find and create your contour, as well as their favorite products..