Nails

Summer love: pretty pastels

I am usually a bright, in your face mani kinda girl. But off late, the stifling heat and blinding sun have me craving peaceful, soothing nail colours. Cue pastel nails. I didn’t want to spend a small fortune on this experiment though, because there’s no telling how long this obsession is going to last.

Maybelline Color Show Nail Polish India

 

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Reviewed! Ciaté Velvet Manicure

I’d heard amazing things about the brand and a Ciaté product had been on my wish list for sometime. I had not heard of the Velvet Manicure and only discovered it while trolling the aisles of a Sephora in Dubai recently. And since I was looking to splurge and buy something from the brand anyway, I thought why not a manicure kit. In terms of versatility and value for money it made more sense; I could use the whole kit, or just the nail paint on its own to achieve two very different looks. So I went ahead and picked up a Velvet Manicure in Blue Suede.

Ciate Velvet Maicure  Blue Suede

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Holi Beauty

It’s that time of year! Colour, water, music, bhaang, dance; all in all the perfect way to spend the day. Holi would be my favourite festival, if not for the trauma of getting all the stubborn colour off myself at the end of the day. Over the years though, I’ve formed a pre and post-Holi routine which helps me look like myself again, the next day, rather than a clown with multicoloured skin, hair and nails.

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