Wednesday, July 29, 2015

OPI Venice Collection for Fall/Winter 2015

OPI Venice Collection via @chalkboardnails
ESCAPE TO ITALY WITH THE NEW VENICE COLLECTION BY OPI

The leading nail professional and color experts at OPI have created a collection this Fall/Winter 2015 that captures the essence of one of Europe’s most romantic ancient capitals. A city of opulent pleasures, lavish artwork, and breathtaking Baroque architecture, for centuries Venice has inspired artists and composers to create works of timeless beauty.

The world’s number one salon brand has created its own tribute to the famed “Queen of the Adriatic” with the all new Venice Collection. Featuring 15 new lacquer shades with matching GelColor to evoke the sumptuous elegance and grandiose splendor of the floating city, the OPI Venice Collection brings the alluring spirit of Venice to life anywhere.

OPI Co-Founder & Brand Ambassador Suzi Weiss-Fischmann explains, “Dreaming of Venice calls to mind peoplewatching in the piazza, sipping champagne in a gondola, or enjoying a gelato in an outdoor café as you stroll and float through this extraordinary city. So we created a collection of romantic reds, decadent blues, striking corals, dreamy pastels, elegant nudes, dramatic darks, and luxurious metallics that celebrate this vision of over-the-top indulgence.”

This bold and elegant collection will introduce 12 new shades to the permanent OPI color family, and three limited edition offerings to ignite and renew your passion for color with a touch of Italian seduction.

The complete Venice Collection will be available in both OPI Nail Lacquer and GelColor formulas.
  • A Great Opera-tunity - Lush melon creme
  • It’s a Piazza Cake - Persimmon creme
  • Worth a Pretty Penne - Shimmery copper
  • Tiramisu for Two - Coffee cream
  • Amore at the Grand Canal - Ravishing red
  • Gimme a Lido Kiss - Shimmering red
  • Be There in a Prosecco - Opaque cream
  • I Cannoli Wear OPI - Pale gray creme
  • Gelato on My Mind - Icy blue cream
  • Purple Palazzo Pants - Pastel lilac
  • O Suzi Mio - Bold eggplant
  • My Gondola or Yours? - Luscious black
  • Venice the Party? - Bold aquamarine (LE)
  • Baroque…But Still Shopping - Glittering gold (LE)
  • St. Mark’s the Spot - Deep navy (LE)
Discover the collection beginning August 2015 at Ulta, Ulta.com and professional salons. Venice by OPI Nail Lacquers will retail for $9.50. 

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Nail Envy Strength in Color Collection

THE NAIL ENVY STRENGTH IN COLOR COLLECTION

The Nail Envy Strength in Color Collection combines the fortifying power of OPI’s Original Nail Envy Nail Strengthener combined with softly tinted color in four must-have OPI shades. Now, the trusted formula you love—from the world’s number one salon brand, OPI—has added delicate, feminine color for the very first time. Infused with hydrolyzed wheat protein and calcium, the new Nail Envy Strength in Color Collection delivers maximum strengthening aid to transform weak, damaged nails into longer, stronger, harder nails shining with bold, true-to-bottle color.

Inspired by of-the-moment creamsicle hued and pink quartz spring runway looks, this first-of-its-kind collection includes classic OPI favorite shades like Hawaiian Orchid, Samoan Sand, and Bubble Bath, plus a Nail Envy-only exclusive offering, Pink to Envy. Simply apply this innovative two-in-one nail strengthener plus color lacquer directly onto nails to add some much needed muscle to your manicure.

The NEW Nail Envy Nail Strengthener Collection Includes:
  • Hawaiian Orchid: A tropical pink with hints of light purple
  • Samoan Sand: A warm beige-pink
  • Bubble Bath: A sweet candy pink
  • Pink to Envy: A Nail Envy exclusive shade in sheer light pink

LVX Summer 2015 Collection


LVX announces the launch of their 13th debut collection. Drawing color inspiration from top runway trends, LVX releases six custom shades for their 2015 Summer Collection.

The top shades that will define the Summer 2015 season will include:
SHIRAZ
PARAISO
CAICOS
AVENAL
DAMASK
CURRANT

CND Fall 2015 Contradictions Collection

CND Fall 2015 Contradictions Collection

Turn up the contrast with the new Fall 2015 Contradictions collection from CND. Textures and tones collide for an unexpected elegance: leather and lace, street and chic, metal and pearl.

“This season’s trends celebrate an unexpected clash between gritty street elements and elegant details for a dynamic combination of glamour and grunge,” says CND Co-founder and Style Director Jan Arnold. “Nails evoke an edgy narrative with blackened pigments and heraldic ornaments. Enhanced almonds in purple and red are deepened and oxidized with smoked pearl and steel finishes.”


CND® SHELLAC® BRAND 14+ DAY NAIL COLOR
AVAILABLE IN: Safety Pin, Naked Naiveté, Tartan Punk, Rouge Rite, Poison Plum, Peacock Plume

Available worldwide Fall 2015; visit the Salon Locator on cnd.com to find a CND® SHELLAC® Brand Certified Pro. In-salon CND® SHELLAC® brand 14+ day nail color services range from $35-$50, depending on location.


VINYLUX® WEEKLY POLISH SYSTEM
AVAILABLE IN: Safety Pin, Naked Naiveté, Tartan Punk, Rouge Rite, Couture Covet, Peacock Plume, Poison Plum, Grommet

Available worldwide Fall 2015; visit the Salon Locator on cnd.com. In-salon VINYLUX® Weekly Polish services range from $20-$35, depending on location; VINYLUX® Weekly Polish and VINYLUX® Weekly Top Coat retail for $10.50 per bottle at select salons.

Sunday, May 10, 2015

OPI Brights Collection for 2015


Lacquers, gels, and limited-edition nail art kits in this season’s most sought-after bright shades. The world’s number one salon brand, OPI, is once again bringing bold nail color to the next level. For 30 years, leading salon artists have turned to OPI for the most coveted high-fashion colors with richly pigmented formulas. Now, the brand is bringing vivid, of-the-moment color to life with the latest Brights Collection.

Featuring six new must-have shades and three beloved favorites—from shockingly saturated hot pinks, to bold electric blues, to intensely vibrant lemon-lime—the collection delivers rich, true-to-bottle color in just a few coats. Take Brights in a new direction with debut glitter and metallic shades, create an unforgettable shimmering look with an exclusive Brights Swarovski crystal kit, or get statement color that lasts with the full range of Brights also available in OPI’s innovative GelColor formula. With the new Brights Collection, OPI makes it easy to create an intense color statement without saying a word.

These bold hues are the perfect way to make an impact. To create an even more dramatic pop of color, layer Brights over a solid white base.
  • Can’t Hear Myself Pink! - Shimmering metallic pink 
  • On Pinks and Needles - Hot pink glitter
  • I Sea You Wear OPI - Iridescent metallic blue
  • I STOP for Red - Scorching hot red 
  • The Berry Thought of You - Delectable purple
  • My Car has Navy-gation - Deep navy blue
  • Hotter Than You Pink - Hot pink
  • Down to the Core-al - Brilliant coral 
  • Life Gave Me Lemons - Citrusy lemon-lime 

Discover the collection from May 2015 at ULTA, ULTA.com, and select professional salons.

China Glaze Desert Escape Collection


Picture this: The sun dipping below the horizon, the moon rising in the sky, endless sand dunes glistening, vibrant tones of the desert radiating all around. Now you can capture this serene image in a bottle with Desert Escape, a limited edition summer specialty collection from China Glaze®. Inspired by the tones found in the vast desert landscape, the glowing pinks and reds are cooled by a serene turquoise and glisten against shimmering neutrals.

The six modern and neutral hues include:
  • Meet Me in the Mirage: Brilliant rose gold metallic shimmer 
  • What’s She Dune?: Tranquil sandy beige crème 
  • Rain Dance the Night Away: Bright turquoise crème 
  • Don’t Mesa With My Heart: Vibrant violet pink crème 
  • Don’t Desert Me: Intense fuchsia pearl shimmer 
  • The Heat Is On: Sunlit red-orange crème

Create a picturesque oasis on your tips with China Glaze® Desert Escape Nail Design Kits. Each kit includes three Desert Escape shades and a bonus nail art item to create a variety of mesa-inspired looks. Give nails a metallic vibe with the Fringe with Benefits kit which includes a set of temporary tattoos, or create a tribal-inspired look with the Art You Looking Tribal kit which includes a black Stripe Rite liner.

China Glaze® Desert Escape will be available in June 2015 online at LockAndMane.com. Individual shades MSRP $7.50; Nail Design Kits MSRP $14.95, Tribal Council Micro Minis MSRP $12.00.

For more information, please visit www.chinaglaze.com or follow China Glaze® on Facebook (@ChinaGlaze), Instagram (@ChinaGlazeOfficial), Twitter (@ChinaGlaze) and Pinterest (pinterest.com/chinaglaze).

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Zoya Island Fun and Paradise Sun Collections

Introducing two new Zoya Nail Polish collections for Summer 2015, Island Fun & Paradise Sun. All in the Big5Free formula Zoya is famous for.


ISLAND FUN
Ready for an island vacation, these playful creams embody a tropical getaway! They are strong in color to balance the brilliance of the summer sun, with a flawless cream formula.
  • Jace - Modern tropical green in a full coverage and densely pigmented cream formula. A green that is more muted than lime and surprisingly wearable!
  • Cecilia - Classic teal in a full coverage and densely pigmented cream formula.
  • Talia - True turquoise in full coverage and densely pigmented cream formula.
  • Serenity - Summer purple in a full coverage and densely pigmented cream formula. Reminiscent of beautiful blooming irises, a harbinger of summer!
  • Nana - Deep summer fuchsia in a full coverage and densely pigmented cream formula.
  • Demetria - A vibrant poppy red in a full coverage and densely pigmented cream formula.

PARADISE SUN
Fully saturated with a gorgeous micronized metallic sheen, these shimmering beauties are much like sunshine sparkling on water. Meant to be used as an independent color, these shades feature a full-coverage, densely pigmented formula.
  • Genesis - Crystalline white with a micronized metallic pearl finish. Designed to look like micro-fine diamond dust!
  • Selene - True teal with a micronized metallic pearl finish. A unique shade with an aqua fleck that resembles deeper layers of ocean water.
  • Oceane - True turquoise with a micronized metallic pearl finish that reflects the clearest blue ocean waters.
  • Isa - Deep blue-based purple with a micronized metallic pearl finish and an aqua flash that embodies the beauty of exotic island flowers.
  • Mae - Warm magenta pink with a micronized metallic pearl finish, reminiscent of vibrant Mediterranean flowers.
  • Aphrodite - Vibrant summer red with a micronized pearl metallic finish and multi-hued flash that brings it to life.

Available on May 5th in top salons, spas and on zoya.com for $9 per bottle.