Category: Beauty

BeautyMani Monday: Pink Watercolor Nail Tutorial

Are you dreaming of sunshine and spring shades? Then you’ll love this week’s Pink Watercolor Nail Tutorial! Pale pink and beige swirl together to create a dreamy watercolor finish and wear-anywhere look!  Scroll below to our tutorial for tips on how to create your own spring-ready watercolor mani!

Pink Watercolor Nail

Polishes used for this look: Essie’s Fiji, and OPI’s Act Your Beige.

XOXO,

Hannah @ HannahRoxNails

BeautyMani Monday: Blue Ikat Nail Tutorial

Inspired by one of our favorite print trends and color stories for spring, this Mani Monday we bring you our Blue Ikat Nail Tutorial! Pale blue, grey, and turquoise create the perfect ikat accent that is ready to pair with all of your sundresses, hats, and sandals! Show off your knack for on-trend nail art, and try your hand at this sunshine-ready look!

ikat nail

Polishes used for this look: Fearless by Formula X, The Good Life by Ginger & Liz, Santa Monica Shore Thing by NCLA and Paraiso by LVX.

XOXO,

Hannah @ HannahRoxNails

BeautyLuLu*s How-To: Gold and Blush Valentine’s Day Eye Makeup Tutorial

Glam up your look just in time for a romantic V-Day dinner, or girl’s night out, with our Gold and Blush Valentine’s Day Eye Makeup Tutorial! We’ve combined a few of our favorite neutral shadows (and a shimmering gold!) to give you a look your crush won’t be able to resist! Peek below to find our steps and tips!

Valentine's Day Eye Makeup

Steps:

All eye shadows used can be found in The Balm Nude Dude Nude Eye Shadow Kit

1. For your base, start with the tan matte eye shadow Flawless using Sigma brush #E25.
2. Add the mauve matte eye shadow Feisty just below the base color with Sigma brush #E70.
3. Deepen the outer corner by applying Flirty with Sigma brush #E30.
4. Bring that same color down and around to the lower lash line with Sigma brush #E65.
5. Next, brighten the brow bone with the beige eye shadow Fearless using Sigma brush #E47.
6. Carefully apply the gold glitter liner like an eye shadow from the crease down.
7. Apply lengthening false lashes using the applicator in the kit.
8. After the glue is dry, apply a couple coats of mascara.
9. Cover the glue on the upper lash line with the shimmery burgundy eye shadow Funny with Sigma brush #E65.

BeautyMani Monday: Rose Gold and Pink Valentine’s Day Nail Tutorial

Valentine’s Day is nearly here, and if you’re still in need of some sweet mani inspo, our Rose Gold and Pink Valentine’s Day Nail Tutorial is just the thing! Soft shades of pink and white, combined with a dazzling rose gold tip, make for a sleek, modern look that’s sure to impress! We’ll show you how to create the look below!

valentine's day nail

Polishes used for this look: OPI’s Alpine Snow, Floss Gloss’s Baby Baby, and Habit’s Serpentine Fire.

XOXO,

Hannah @ HannahRoxNails

 

BeautyLuLu*s How-To: Sweetheart Twisted Up-Do

How sweet you’ll be in our Sweetheart Twisted Up-Do! If your Valentine’s Day plans involve a date night with your special someone, or even a night out with your best friends, this darling up-do will put the finishing touch on your party-ready look!

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Steps:

1. Begin this hairstyle by pulling back the top section from the crown of your hair.
2. Split into two even pieces, and start twisting towards the left as shown.
3. Continue to twist all the way to the ends.
4. Lightly backcomb the twist.
5. Starting from the bottom, twirl the twist upward to the top.
6. Once twirled up, use bobby pins to fasten into place.
7. Divide the remaining hair into two even sections horizontally.
8. Repeat steps 2-4 to create another twist and backcomb.
9. Twirl the new twist upward below the first bun, and pin.
10. Twist, comb, and twirl the third section like the previous.
11. Fasten into place and mist with hairspray for hold.