Nail Of The Day – Rimmel 60 Seconds 503 Mind The Gap, Victoria & Stamping With Born Pretty BP-L078

Hi there! Today’s post is about a mani I did last week.

For this mani I painted my nails with Rimmel 60 Seconds 503 Mind The Gap, Victoria. This nail polish is inspired by London’s Victoria line. I think the colour is a pretty good match! Well done, Rimmel!

The stamping plate I used is Born Pretty BP-L078 (yes, again…). And since I still haven’t found my favourite black stamping polish, I used a random black polish – and you can see that the images came out a bit pale.

Anyhoo… I still liked this mani! What colour nail polish are you wearing at the moment? Feel free to let me know via the comments!

Mrs Strawberry Blonde

Weekly Recap 16 – 22 March 2020

Hi there! Happy Sunday! Today’s post is my weekly blog recap. Read on if you’d like to know what I’ve written about over the past few days. 🙂

Monday 16 Mar – Nail Of The Day
Tuesday 17 Mar – Superdrug Vitamin E Skin Care Refreshing Toning Mist

Monday’s post was a Nail Of The Day post. Click here to read it.
On Tuesday I reviewed a face mist. Click here to read the post.

Wednesday 18 Mar – L’Oréal Multi-Masking Play Kit

Wednesday’s post was about 3 L’Oréal face masks. Click here to have a look.

Thursday 19 Mar – Spa Premium Epsom Salts And Eucalyptus

On Thursday I reviewed these bath salts. Click here to read the post.

Friday 20 Mar – Rimmel Glam Eyes Quad Eyeshadow 019 Sun Safari

And Friday’s post was about this little eyeshadow quad. Click here to read the post.

And this is it for this week. Thanks for stopping by! 😊 By the way, next week’s going to be face mask week!

Mrs Strawberry Blonde

Rimmel Glam Eyes Quad Eyeshadow 019 Sun Safari

Hi there! Today’s post is about a small eyeshadow palette – Rimmel Glam Eyes Quad Eyeshadow 019 Sun Safari. As you can see, these are shimmery neutral eyeshadows.

I think this little eyeshadow quad is quite nice. I always do dark outer corners, so I can’t use this quad on its own. However, I like the pale sand shade (bottom) as an inner corner highlight, and the other 3 shades are great on the lids, and they blend very well. I really like the colours – they go very well with my green eyes!

I’ve done and redone the swatches and took dozens of photos each time. Unfortunately, it wasn’t possible to catch the eyeshadows in all their glory. The pale sand shade (bottom) hardly shows at all because it’s almost the same shade as my pale forearm – that’s if you ignore the shimmer!

But yeah, these eyeshadows are really good. I’ve previously had Rimmel eyeshadows and small compacts, and some of them were disappointing. Because of this, this quad was a nice surprise!

Based on my experience, I’d recommend this eyeshadow quad! Rimmel Glam Eyes Quad Eyeshadow 019 Sun Safari is available at a number of online outlets. I paid £1 (Poundland).

Mrs Strawberry Blonde

Nail Of The Day – Barry M Speedy Quick Dry Full Throttle, Rimmel I ♥ Lasting Finish 046 Shout Out Loud, Glitter & Stamping (Nail Fail)

Hi there! I’ve got a Nail Fail post for you today!

For this mani I painted my nails with Rimmel I ♥ Lasting Finish 046 Shout Out Loud (2 coats, pinkies, ring fingers) and Barry M Speedy Quick Dry Full Throttle (2 coats, middle and index fingers, thumbs).

I used Pop Rocks Groupie to add a touch of glitter to the green nails.

And I used my new PY-J023 stamping plate for the leopard spots. I couldn’t find my beloved black Revlon polish, so I stamped with a random black polish – that’s why the images came out so poorly. Boo!

Onto the next mani!

Mrs Strawberry Blonde

Nail Of The Day – Rimmel Lasting Finish Pro 370 Wild Orchid & Manhattan Super Nails 02 Glitter Champion

Hi there! Today’s post is a Nail Of The Day post.

For this mani I painted my nails with Rimmel Lasting Finish Pro 370 Wild Orchid (2 coats). This kind of purple is my favourite nail colour. 😍

The glitter polish I used is Manhattan Super Nails 02 Glitter Champion. This is a mix of gold, fuchsia and blue micro glitter in a clear base. I love this kind of glitter!

I like the look of this mani. However, my nails look awful. I cleaned 2 places like a maniac when we moved house, and this took quite a toll on my nails. Rubber gloves couldn’t prevent splits and breakages, although I guess they prevented the worst!

Mrs Strawberry Blonde

Nail Of The Day – Primark PS… Snow White & Stamping With Maniology BM-XL218

Hi there! I hope you had a great weekend! 😊

Today’s post is about a mani I did a few weeks ago.

For this mani I painted my nails with Primark PS… Snow White (2 coats). This is a great polish. Primark did a fantastic job with this one!

For the images I used my Maniology BM-XL218 stamping plate. The purple polish I stamped with is Rimmel 60 Seconds 625 Sir Yes Sir.

I actually wanted to stamp with one of my near-empty purple polishes (Miss Sporty, L’Oréal), but unfortunately, I couldn’t find them. Typical, I know! 🤣

Mrs Strawberry Blonde

Nail Of The Day – Rimmel Rita Ora 860 Bestival Blue & Sally Hansen Xtreme Wear 235 Supernova

Hi there! I’ve got a Nail Of The Day post for you today.

For this mani I painted my nails with Rimmel Rita Ora 860 Bestival Blue (2 coats). This polish is amazing. I love everything about it! No, I didn’t do anything with the photo. And yes, the polish is that bright!

The glitter top coat I used is Sally Hansen Xtreme Wear 235 Supernova (1 coat). This is my all time favourite glitter top coat. I’ve got several bottles!

I really liked how this mani turned out. Too bad my nails are still quite short, but I had to file them down after I broke 2 of them. But they’re growing quickly, so I’ll bounce back. 😉

Mrs Strawberry Blonde