Saturday, October 25, 2014

China Glaze Twinkle for Holiday 2014


SPRINKLE SOME TWINKLE THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

‘Tis the season for gathering with friends and loved ones, and dreaming of the future. This holiday season China Glaze® introduces Twinkle, a collection of shades that perfectly capture the spirit of the season, sparkles in the night sky created by glowing lights, the softness of fresh snowfall and visions of the new year. With 11 new shades and one special effects top coat, China Glaze® Twinkle collection also features nail art kits and gift sets perfect for gifting the manicure addict in your life.

China Glaze® Twinkle features 11 new polishes and one effects top coat:
  • I’d Melt For You: Icy silver chrome 
  • Meet Me Under the Stars: Holographic glitter in a black base 
  • Dancing & Prancing: Multi-color glitter 
  • Tip Your Hat: Classic red crème 
  • Pine-ing for Glitter: Forest green glitter 
  • December to Remember: Dark blue iridescent shimmer 
  • Out Like a Light: Dark grey crème 
  • No Peeking!: Rich eggplant shimmer 
  • Define Good…: Sultry cranberry shimmer 
  • De-Light: Gold and holographic staple glitter 
  • Feeling Twinkly: Dark blue glitter 
  • Chillin’ with My Snow-mies: Multi-sized white snowflake overlay 

The China Glaze® Twinkle collection also features seasonally-inspired gift sets including:
  • Glow in the Snow: De-Light, Out Like a Light, and Meet Me Under the Stars with a mini LED flashlight (MSRP $22.50)
  • Bringing in the Season: Define Good…, Dancing & Prancing, and No Peeking! with a bright purple pouch (MSRP $22.50)
  • Reflect on the Season: Chillin’ with My Snow-mies, Out Like a Light, and Tip Your Hat with a compact mirror in a bright red sleeve (MSRP $22.50)
  • ‘Tis the Season: Mini bottles of Define Good…, De-Light, Pine-ing For Glitter, and Feeling Twinkly (MSRP $20.00)
  • Time to be Freezin’: Mini bottles of Tip Your Hat, No Peeking!, I’d Melt for You, and Chillin’ with My Snow-mies (MSRP $20.00)

There is no better time of the year for nail art than the holidays and this season, China Glaze® makes creating the most festive designs a cinch with five Twinkle Nail Art Kits including:
  • Lights in a Tangle: Create holiday lights using De-Light, Define Good…, Pine-ing for Glitter, and Snow (core shade) with nail design thread (MSRP $30.00)
  • Trim the Tree: Decorate your nails with Christmas trees using Define Good…, December to Remember, and Paper Chasing (core shade) with nail design striping tape (MSRP $22.50)
  • Clause for Celebration: Accent your manicure with Santa’s hat using Tip Your Hat, Meet Me Under the Stars, and Chillin’ with My Snow-mies with nail design gems (MSRP $22.50)
  • Candy Can Can-Can: I’d Melt For You, Tip Your Hat, and Snow (core shade) with nail design striping tape (MSRP $22.50)
  • Sprinkle Some Twinkle: Half-moons and French tips glisten using Dancing & Prancing and No Peeking! with nail design guides (MSRP $15.00)

Make this holiday one to remember with the China Glaze® Twinkle collection, available in November 2014 at fine beauty supply stores and salons nationwide including Sally Beauty and Ulta (individual shades MSRP $7.50).

China Glaze® is free of DBP, toluene, and added formaldehyde. China Glaze nail lacquers are available through salons and professional beauty supply stores nationwide including Sally Beauty and Ulta. For more information, visit www.chinaglaze.com or follow China Glaze on FacebookTwitterPinterest, and Instagram. #ChinaGlazeTwinkle

KBShimmer Winter Collection 2014


KBShimmer Winter Collection Polishes Set for Release on November 1

The collection includes a combination of new polishes, cuticle oil pens and a holiday vinyl nail sheet. KBShimmer announces the winter collection, an addition of 11 new shades to its 3-free nail polish line. The collection also includes the re-release of 5 holiday fan favorites. “Tis the season to sparkle, and how better to sparkle then with jewel tones, shiny holographic glitters, and whimsical unique glitter shapes?” KBShimmer Owner, Christy Rose, said. “The winter 2014 collection features several colors based Pantone’s 2014 Winter colors, holiday memories and décor, and the winter season itself.”

The winter 2014 Collection also features “Pine-ing For Yule,” a Christmas Tree inspired glitter topcoat with triangle “Christmas Trees” and red star tree toppers. “This year we are again working with Toys For Tots ® to bring joy to children over the holiday season, creating the charity polish is almost the highlight of my year, right behind the donation itself .” says Rose. $4 from the sale of each bottle from 11/01/15 to 12/15/14 will be donated to Toys For Tots ®.

Also included in the winter release are 4 new scents of KBShimmer cuticle pens, including Peppermint, Raspberry Vanilla, Chia Tea, and Unscented. A holiday inspired vinyl nail decal sheet, complete with candy canes, Christmas Trees, holiday lights and snowflakes will makes its debut along with the winter polish collection. Cuticle Oil Pens retail for $6 each, and vinyl nail decals retail for $5 a sheet.

Each KBShimmer bottle will retail for $8.75 on the website at www.kbshimmer.com. For sales outside the U.S., visit www.harlowandco.org.

New For 2014
  • Flake Dance: Sliver holographic snowflakes dance among a scattering of smaller silver holographic glitters. Use over your favorite cream color for an instant wintery manicure. 
  • Let’s Sleigh Together: A pale gray creally, this muted polish features hex glitters in green, navy and pale mint, circles glitters in blueberry and micro holographic glitters for shine and sparkle.
  • White Here, White Now (Texture): This snowy white polish is a blustery addition to our textured collection. Two coats offer more coverage than any blizzard. 
  • Turnip The Beet (Texture): A rich sangria colored base accents holographic glitters in magenta, purple and red making this a super sparkly textured polish. 
  • Dressed To Gild (Texture): A gold cousin to Hexy Bikini, this textured polish is rich with holographic gold glitters. Hints of lavender and lime glitters add depth and extra shine. 
  • Pine-ing For Yule: 2014 Toys For Tots ® charity polish. A holiday inspired glitter top coat, this polish is swimming with holographic triangle “Christmas Trees” and red star tree toppers. Sliver holo hex and micro glitters complete this wintery polish. For each bottle sold at KBShimmer.com from 11/01 until 12/15, $4 will be donated to Tots For Tots ®. 
  • Too Cold To Hold (Texture): A rich sapphire blue base is filled with holographic sliver, blue, and green holographic glitters for a bejeweled textured look. 
  • Fallen Angle: A vibrant royal blue jelly, this a-cute polish features holographic blue triangles, sliver holo hexes, and blue hex glitters with micro sparkles. 
  • Mauve On Over: A pale mauve creally base sets off a explosion of colored hexes in orange, navy and aqua. 
  • Deja Brew: Like a rich cup of java, or a quality cognac, this brown polish has red undertones that set off the linear holographic rainbow. 
  • Spot Sign: Like a wild cat ready to pounce, this spotted polish is ready to bring out our wild side. Black leopard spot shaped glitters are accented by black dots, small black hexes and micro holographic sparkle. 

Returning Holiday Favorites:
  • Merry Pinkmas: A light cotton candy pink polish featuring red, green and neon glitters in a variety of shapes.
  • Kringle All The Way: A glitter top with circle glitters in red, green, and silver. 
  • All Decked Out: A Christmas Tree inspired polish with a deep forest green jelly base with a rainbow of hex glitters and a scattering of gold stars.
  • Snow Way: This snow inspired polish features a pale sky blue creally base with white glitters. A micro sparkle glistens like fallen snow on a clear winter’s day. 
  • Sugar Plum Faerie: A soft plum violet crelly with berry, purple and lime colored metallic holographic glitters in different sizes.

Each KBShimmer bottle will retail for $8.75 on the website at www.kbshimmer.com. For sales outside the U.S., visit www.harlowandco.org.


Monday, October 20, 2014

Zoya Wishes Collection for Winter/Holiday 2014

ZOYA ANNOUNCES WISHES COLLECTION FOR WINTER/HOLIDAY 2014

Wishes really do come true with this magical new nail polish collection for Winter/Holiday 2014! Zoya Wishes is a densely pigmented assortment featuring both traditional and Magical PixieDust formulas in coordinating color combinations that can be worn alone or combined into stunning combinations, no matter how you wear them, this collection delivers a fanciful way to celebrate the season!
  • NORI: Sapphire blue Magical PixieDust* with holographic hex glitter, perfect for any holiday festivity.
  • THEA: Deep amethyst Magical PixieDust* with an orchid flash, packed full of party-ready holographic hex glitter.
  • IMOGEN: Black crystal Magical PixieDust* with holographic hex glitter, just add an LBD and you’re off!
  • PRIM: Velvet blue metallic, with a full coverage, high-density pigment and buttery smooth application.
  • HAVEN: True holiday plum liquid metal with a thin vein of orchid for added brilliance.
  • WILLA: Full-coverage, onyx black cream.
* Zoya Magical PixieDust is textured, matte and sparkling. No base coat and top coat required.

Pre-orders begin on October 20th, 2014, with shipping beginning November 1st, 2014. Standard colors retail for $9, while PixieDust shades will retain for $10. Available in top salons, spas and on zoya.com.

ZOYA IS THE HEALTHY COLOR OF FASHION!

Thursday, October 2, 2014

China Glaze Apocalypse of Color for Halloween 2014


China Glaze® Introduces Six Limited Edition Shades for Halloween 2014

Run for your life this Halloween as China Glaze® unleashes the Apocalypse of Colour. Design an immortal manicure fit for the undead with this mix of scary shimmers, ghoulish glitters and terrifying top coats. Create a spine-chilling look with the six-piece limited edition collection, all the way down to your fingertips and toes.

The horrifying hues in the Apocalypse of Colour collection include:
  • Rest in Pieces: Festive fall glitter combination of copper, gold and black
  • Getting to Gnaw You: Dark black polish with hints of orange glitter
  • I Love Your Guts: Blood red with specks of black
  • Don’t Let the Dead Bite: Nude base with sporadic red glitter pieces to look like blood splatter across your finger
  • But Of Corpse: Gruesome green with specks of black
  • Ghoulish Glow: Glow-in-the-dark top coat

China Glaze® is free of DBP, toluene, and added formaldehyde. China Glaze nail lacquers are available through salons and professional beauty supply stores nationwide including Sally Beauty and Ulta. For more information, visit www.chinaglaze.com or follow China Glaze on FacebookTwitterPinterest, and Instagram.

China Glaze Celebrate Courage Collection


China Glaze® Goes Pink with Limited Edition Breast Cancer Awareness Collection

This October, China Glaze® honors the strength of all women affected by breast cancer with the new Celebrate Courage collection. Inspired by the women who gracefully fight everyday and those that support them in their battle, the six-piece collection features three new matte crèmes and re-promotes of three classic bright pink shades.

The China Glaze® Celebrate Courage collection includes:
  • Carpe Diem: Matte pale pink (NEW)
  • Sheer Bliss: Matte nude with pink shimmer (NEW)
  • Life Is Beautiful: Matte baby pink (NEW)
  • Rich & Famous: Hot pink crème
  • Strawberry Fields: Strawberry pink with gold shimmer
  • Make An Entrance: Raspberry pink crème

In addition to the gorgeous sanguine shades, Celebrate Courage marks the launch of a new 0.5 fl oz bottle of China Glaze®’s popular Matte Magic flat finish top coat. Previously only available in 0.325 fl oz, the new 0.5 fl oz bottle will be available as part of the core China Glaze® collection beginning in 2015.

China Glaze® Celebrate Courage is available now as open stock colors and 12-piece counter display, plus a four-piece box collection which includes Matte Magic. Individual polishes retail for $7.50 MSRP and the four-piece box collection retails for $30.00 MSRP. China Glaze® Celebrate Courage is available at fine salons and beauty supply stores nationwide. China Glaze® is free of DBP, toluene, and added formaldehyde.

China Glaze® is free of DBP, toluene, and added formaldehyde. China Glaze nail lacquers are available through salons and professional beauty supply stores nationwide. For more information, visit www.chinaglaze.com or follow China Glaze on FacebookTwitterPinterestInstagram, and #ChinaGlazeCelebrateCourage.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Red Carpet Manicure Power of the Gem Gel Polish Collection


The Power of Gems at Your Fingertips
Red Carpet Manicure Introduces Gel Polish Color Infused With Real Gemstones

Paying homage to the the lustrous composition of gemstones, Red Carpet Manicure, the world’s first at-home LED gel manicure system, has developed the Power of the Gem collection, consisting of 12 unique gel polishes in their exclusive three-step LED gel polish formula. 

Known for their powerful connection to zodiac signs, gemstones have long been revered as a jewel that evokes certain feelings and attributes when worn during its correlating month. Each shade in the collection has been carefully crafted with the finest pearls, pigments and real genuine crushed gems to reveal brilliant color and shine. Whether you’re partial to your birthstone, or are looking to evoke wisdom or strength, the collection offers these radiant hues:
  • Garnet (devotion) Capricorn - deep merlot glitter 
  • Amethyst (positivity) Aquarius - dark purple glitter 
  • Aquamarine (courage) Pisces – supplies courage light blue glitter
  • Pearl (sincerity) Aries –luminous white pearl
  • Emerald (harmony) Taurus – dark green glitter
  • Diamond (truth) Gemini – holographic glitter
  • Ruby (energy) Cancer – deep red glitter
  • Peridot (tranquility) Leo – lime green glitter
  • Sapphire (wisdom) Virgo – dark blue glitter
  • Opal (confidence) Libra – translucent pearl glitter
  • Topaz (strength) Scorpio – yellow-gold glitter
  • Zircon (compassion) Sagittarius – dark turquoise glitter 

These gel polish shades follow the same application process as all other Red Carpet Manicure LED nail gel polish products—preparation, care and color, and finish. The system includes a choice of one of the following exclusive lights that cures the gel polish in seconds for weeks of wear: Pro: 45 LED light or a Portable LED light.

Available online at Redcarpetmanicure.com, ULTA Beauty, Ulta.com and RedCarpetManicure.com in November 2014 for $11.99.

Thursday, September 25, 2014

OPI x Gwen Stefani for Holiday 2014

OPI x Gwen Stefani for Holiday 2014 via @chalkboardnails

Gwen Stefani Joins OPI to Release 18 New Limited Edition Holiday Nail Lacquers and 18K Gold Top Coat

OPI announces the launch of 18 new limited edition holiday nail lacquers inspired by No Doubt singer/songwriter and L.A.M.B. designer Gwen Stefani. This seasonal collection includes an assortment of red, maroon, burgundy, and forest green hues, along with shimmer-packed silver, gold and black shades.

“During the holiday season, women adopt a more glamorous beauty look,” explains Suzi Weiss-Fischmann, OPI Co-Founder & Brand Ambassador. “OPI’s 18 new shades are inspired by Gwen’s edgy, sophisticated style. There are several rich, warm reds – Gwen’s signature color – deep, jewel-toned amethyst, garnet and emerald, as well as silver and gold. I recommend wearing these festive nail lacquers to instantly accessorize party dresses and elegant winter-wear.

“Gwen Stefani Holiday for OPI also includes an array of unique glitters in shades of black and white, with iridescent and chrome accents,” adds Weiss-Fischmann. “The holidays are all about indulgence, and these sparkly shades epitomize luxury!”

In addition, OPI will be releasing Don’t Speak Pure 18K Gold Top Coat. Featuring gold leaf flakes dusted with iridescent glitter, Don’t Speak Pure 18K Gold Top Coat adds gold foil texture to nails when worn over any OPI lacquer shade. This genuine 18-karat gold leaf and glitter top coat comes packaged in a special limited edition collectable box.

Gwen Stefani Holiday includes the following:
  • Just BeClaus - This magnificent maroon came into my life just in the “nick” of time.
  • Kiss Me – or Elf! - There’s no denying the allure of this amorous red violet.
  • I Carol About You - I just fa-la-la-la-love this deep royal purple!
  • Christmas Gone Plaid - I sure am plaid I found this tree-mendous forest green.
  • In a Holidaze - I’m dizzy-in-love with this maroon beauty.
  • Love is Hot and Coal - Turn the heat up with this deep grayish brown.
  • Fashion a Bow - So busy – all tied-up today loving this bright reddish-orange!
  • Cinnamon Sweet - Sugar and spice…this deep, warm red is everything nice.
  • What’s Your Point-settia? - So what if I think this is the one truly perfect holiday red?
  • Red Fingers & Mistletoes - This smooch-worthy red shimmer is holiday-perfect.
  • First Class Desires - This mélange of gold and eggplant shimmer is #1 on my wish list.
  • Sleigh Parking Only - Tell the valet to take good care of this exclusive dark burgundy.
  • Rollin’ in Cashmere - Wooln’t you just love wearing this warm, luxurious gold?
  • Unfrost My Heart - The shimmery cool glamour of this gleaming silver is beyond hot!
  • I’ll Tinsel You In - Black and white confetti and fine glitter adorn this ornamental glitter. 
  • Snow Globetrotter - Shake up your world with this glitter swirling with white and rainbow flakes.
  • Comet in the Sky - Iridescent beams and midnight black create cosmic art in this glitter.
  • So Elegant - Black and chrome confetti add sophisticated drama to this glitter.

Gwen Stefani Holiday nail lacquer shades each feature OPI’s exclusive ProWide™ Brush for the ultimate in application. Gwen Stefani Holiday will be available October 2014, at Professional Salons, including Beauty Brands, beautybrands.com, Chatters, Dillard’s, Regis, ULTA and ulta.com for $9.50 ($11.50 CAN) suggested retail for each nail lacquer. Don't Speak Pure 18K Gold Top Coat will retail for $30.00 ($37.50 CAN).

For more information, please call 800-341-9999 or visit www.opi.com. Follow OPI on Twitter @OPI_PRODUCTS and become a Facebook fan!