Wednesday, January 30, 2013

KBShimmer Spring 2013 Collection

KBShimmer Spring Polish Line Set For Release February 15th, 2013

KBShimmer is excited to announce the addition of 9 new colors to their 3-Free glitter polish line. Owner Christy Rose says "With Easter, warmer weather, and Spring Break fast approaching February is the ideal time to introduce softer pastels to our lineup, but also to add a splash of bold color."

The spring lineup includes three glitter top coats, two bold jellies, and four creamy pastels, one of which is scented. "Our new line was created to play off the softer palette of spring, but also to accent unique glitters like small black dots and spring 2013 Pantone colors like the color of the year, Emerald Green. We are also excited to debut this collection in our new printed bottles. With the printed bottles, and our glitter grabbing flat brush, we feel our polish is a solid addition to any collection" says Rose.

  • A Dot Mess - Fuchsia and black dots, hexes, and micro slices in a clear base - Top Coat
  • Pastel Me More - Pastel colored glitters in a rainbow of colors and range of sizes - Top Coat
  • Squared Away - Square glitters in a variety of sizes, colors and finishes including metallic and holographic in a clear base - Top Coat
  • Spring Training - Soft green crelly full of pink, purple, blue and green floral toned glitters, scented with a floral freesia note - Full coverage in 2-3 coats
  • Where My Peeps At - Soft yellow crelly with circle and tiny hex glitter in fun jelly bean like shades - Full coverage in 2-3 coats
  • Lottie Dottie - Turquoise and fuchsia dots and coordinating glitters micro slices in a soft white base - Full coverage in 2-3 coats
  • Iris My Case - Violet pastel crelly with glitters in purple, pink, silver and blue - Full coverage in 2-3 coats
  • Get Clover It - Emerald green jelly with micro shimmer and circle glitter in shades of green, gold and turquoise- Best in 3 coats or layered over coordinating polish to cover nail line
  • I Got A Crush On Blue - Royal blue jelly with holographic silver glitters ranging from micro to extra large- Best in 3 coats or layered over coordinating polish to cover nail line

Shipping February 15, 2013

KBShimmer products can be found at For sales outside of the US visit

KBShimmer was founded in 2008 by the husband and wife team of Jason and Christy Rose. KBShimmer offers unique and colorful nail glitter nail polishes that are Big 3 Free, with all glitter formulas being completely free of chemicals such as toluene, formaldehyde, formaldehyde resin, and dibutyl phthalate (DBP). KBShimmer glitter polishes feature a flat glitter grabbing brush for easy application. KBShimmer also offers a 2-free quick dry polish top coat, olive oil lotion, sugar scrubs, lip balms, cold process soaps and other skin care products.

Please visit the press release for swatch examples.

Thursday, January 24, 2013

China Glaze Avant Garden for Spring 2013

China Glaze Nail Lacquer Invites You to Visit the Avant Garden

Spring is here and China Glaze is blossoming with vibrant color with its new collection, Avant Garden. The delectable palette flows between soft hues and vibrant pops of color, offering an unconventional bouquet of cheerful and vivid shades. Take a stroll down the China Glaze path, passing a bubbling brook of light and bright blues. Take in the view of the mossy green meadow and stop to enjoy the fragrant flowers of soft pink and white. Let Avant Garden take you away to a playful, romantic field of color and innovation this Spring.

The Avant Garden shades include:
  • Budding Romance: moss green
  • Sunday Funday: bright blue
  • Fancy Pants: indigo with pink and purple shimmer
  • Snap My Dragon: bright red with pink shimmer
  • Passion for Petals: bright salmon-pink
  • Mimosas Before Manis: coral with a light wash of shimmer
  • Life is Rosy: blushed mauve
  • Pink-ie Promise: iridescent baby pink
  • Tart-y for the Party: light lavender creme
  • Fade Into Hue: periwinkle creme
  • Keep Calm, Paint On: sea foam green
  • Dandy Lyin’ Around: shimmery vanilla icing

China Glaze Avant Garden is also available in:
  • 6 Piece Collection of “Blooming Brights”
  • 6 Piece Collection of “Pastel Petals”
  • 12 Piece 3D Counter Display
  • 36 Piece Rack

China Glaze Avant Garden will be available March 2013. Individual shades retail for $7; 6-piece collections retail for $42.

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, please visit or follow China Glaze on FacebookTwitter, and Pinterest.

Sation Candylandia Collection

Sation sweetens the new year with Candylandia

Miss Professional Nail (Miss) has announced the launch of “Candylandia,” their Limited V nail lacquer collection. The flavored, fantasy-themed line presents 12 candy-coated colors with a mouth-watering range of confectionary names.

Candylandia was inspired by the edible escapism of Hasbro’s Candy Land board game, a classic favorite spanning six decades. Miss loved the bright, playful visuals of the swirly rainbow board, which sparked the creation of its own irresistibly sweet polish palette. This whimsical collection offers winning colors that will stir up memories of childhood imagination and endless game-playing.

Embark on a magical, manicured journey filled with fun characters and luscious lacquers. Sweeten up your new year when Candylandia hits the shelves this January.

Polish players, take your places at the Sation starting line!
  • AbbacaDazzle: Ta-da! You’ll go bonkers for this yummy sunflower yellow
  • Cast a Spill on You: A bewitching cornflower blue with a pearl sheen will hypnotize you
  • Chocolate Chip Resistant: A creamy cookie dough with a sugary glaze
  • I’m so Ogre it: Reach for this sleek steely gray for those moody mani days
  • Lollipop! Goes the Princess: Pucker up for this pale, pretty periwinkle
  • Paint Some Sugar on Me: This sparkly blue-raspberry shade will give you a sugar rush
  • Peppermint Pedi: Your nails will be in mint condition with this refreshing vermilion
  • Plenty of Frogs: A toad-ally awesome grassy green with a kiss of shimmer
  • Queenie in a Bottle: Blink blink blink for this royally rich pink!
  • Super Nail-tural Powers: A potent indigo-grape will keep your players spellbound
  • Unicorns are Teal: No one can clip your wings when wearing this mystical turquoise
  • You’re My Lacquer Charm: Cross your fingers and flash this pop-rock pink for good luck!

All Miss products are free of DBP, Toluene and Formaldehyde.

Friday, January 11, 2013

NCLA X Melody Ehsani

NEW NCLA X Melody Ehsani Nail Wrap Designs

NCLA, the Los Angeles based nail innovators, have teamed up with jewelry designer extraordinaire Melody Ehsani for a second time, adding five new nail wrap designs to the already top-selling collaboration, available now! Melody was inspired by her many experiences from around the world and created bold, unique designs to ensure your digits will make an impression.

Designs include Wax Print, Umoja, Been Around The World, Pastel Pantera, and It Don't Matter, and are available for $16 at All NCLA Nail Wraps include two sheets of 22 wraps (3-4 applications), an NCLA nail file, and easy-to-follow directions; no heat lamp, no drying time, and no waiting required.

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Nicole by OPI Launches New Lacquers for 2013

Nicole by OPI Launches New Lacquers for 2013

Nicole by OPI announces four new classically chic nail lacquer shades for 2013, including Plum to Your Senses!, Please Red-cycle, Totally in the Dark, and Still Into Pink. Featuring two vibrant crème shades of bright pink and rich red and two shimmering hues of deep plum and glossy black, these elegant lacquers are suited for every wearer and occasion while delivering distinct color with a flawless finish.

“Swipe these four new lacquers on nails for intense color with on-trend hues,” explains Suzi Weiss-Fischmann, Nicole by OPI Executive VP & Artistic Director. “When it comes to style, any look can be enhanced by adding a splash of color, and these fashionable shades can be easily applied to match your mood. The playful shimmer of Totally in the Dark and bold pigments of Still Into Pink both make dramatic statements, while sophisticated Plum to Your Senses and classic Please Red-cycle give nails a polished, stylish finish.”

The four new lacquers include:
  • Plum to Your Senses! - You KNOW this deep, dark plum is the perfect choice.
  • Please Red-cycle - Do the right thing and wear this apple red over and over.
  • Totally in the Dark - This shimmery black is completely unexpected.
  • Still Into Pink - Our love for hot pink will never grow cold.

Nicole by OPI Nail Lacquers and Nail Treatments contain no DBP, Toluene, or Formaldehyde. Nicole by OPI formulas are long-lasting, fast-drying, and salon-quality.

These will be available in stores beginning January 2013 for $7.99 each at retailers including select Walmart, Target, CVS, Rite Aid, Kmart, Kroger, ULTA, H-E-B, Meijer and Duane Reade locations. In Canada, these shades will be available for $10.99 each at Shoppers Drug Mart, Walmart Canada, Jean Coutu, Loblaw, and London Drug.

For more information, visit Follow Nicole by OPI on Twitter @NicoleByOPI and become a Facebook fan!

Thursday, January 3, 2013

Zoya Promo - Shine in 2013!

A New Year Calls For New Color!

Zoya Nail Polish wants you to SHINE in 2013 by rocking your unique style - on your nails! Pick any 3* Zoya Professional Lacquer shades to instantly update your nail polish wardrobe for the New Year!

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