The Makeup Show Orlando 2014

by Norelis Ocasio in

Hello Lovelies!!

I had the opportunity this past weekend to attend The Makeup Show Orlando. I was so excited for the opportunity, and was beyond excited to be there with my fellow bloggers, The Beauty Bloggers of Central Florida. This was my first time attending a Makeup Show of any kind. So it was all a new experience for me. Everyone was so nice and I got to meet a ton of awesome people and many amazing makeup brands. 

Mehron Intense

Mehron Intense

Every corner you looked there was something happening. Someone getting their makeup done, body painting, demos, rows and rows of makeup brushes, lipsticks galore. To put it simply it was makeup heaven! I couldn't get enough, my eyes had so much to look at, so many people to talk to.

I will be reviewing all the products I received and purchased at the show during the next couple of weeks. But I just wanted to share some images I captured while walking around. So there will be tons more coming soon from The Makeup Show Orland. Can't wait for the next Orlando show which will be in January 2016. But I hope to be able to attend the May show which is NYC during the month of May.

What do you think?!?? Isn't it makeup heaven?! Ahhh!!


The Beauty Buffs Metallics

by Norelis Ocasio

Hello Lovelies!!!

The Beauty Buffs week is here. This weeks theme is Metallic.

I love mixing metallic with cremes for my manis, they work so well together. In this mani I am using OPI Christmas Gone Plaid, a gorgeous hunter green creme. For my metallic I used Unfrost my Heart, silver metallic. I used a small nail art brush to add the metallic design to the nail. 

Love using metallics! Hope you do as well. Make sure to check out all the other lovely ladies participating by clicking here.

Salon Perfect Glitters exclusive Nail It Magazine Giveaway glitters! (Swatches and Details)

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Hello Lovelies!!!

Hope you are all doing well. I have some exciting nail polishes to share with all of you. An exclusive trio from Salon Perfect that you can only get if you enter a Nail It Magazine & Salon Perfect Email. I am typing this post from my hotel room in Orlando, since I am here for The Makeup Show. Soon excited for today and Sunday. So much to see, so many people to meet and brands to discover. I will have a post later today with all the fun stuff I discover over at the makeup show.

These 3 exclusive toppers from Salon Perfect are only available for those who win the Nail it Magazine giveaway. They will also add 3 polishes from the regular Salon Perfect roster for you to pair these awesome exclusive festive glitter top coats with.

The exclusive shades are: 

Christmas Cookie, Glam Glitter, and Snowed In.  I decided to layer all 3 of them over Salon Perfect Oil Slick. I placed Glam Glitter at the base of the nail, then placed the round glitters from Christmas Cookie on each nail. Then on the tip of the nail I applied Snowed In. Looks like an awesome Christmas glitter bomb!!!

L-R: Snowed In, Glam Glitter, and Christmas Cookie.


Absolutely love how perfect these 3 glitters are for Christmas. 

Enter the giveaway on the Nail It Magazine Site----> CLICK HERE.

What do you think?!?


China Glaze All Aboard Collection & Giveaway!

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Hello Lovelies!!

Hope you are all doing well. Today I have the China Glaze All Aboard Collection. This collection is their 12 piece fall collection. Some gorgeous cremes, shimmers, and even glitter toppers. All perfectly picked for this gorgeous season. Check out this beautiful collection and enter for a chance to win this entire collection. 


Black-gray micro glitter and larger copper glitter. 

Choo-Choo Choose You:

Blue/purple base with duo chrome shimmer, this is two coats.

What Are You A-Freight Of:

Raisin brown creme. This is two coats.

Stop That Train:

A red base with pearly gold shimmer.

Conduct Yourself:

A deep burgundy with shimmer. This is two coats.

Lug Your Designer Baggage:

Chocolatey brown with small gold flakes. This is two coats. 

Nice Cabosse:

A magenta with light shimmer. This is two coats. 


Well Trained:

A dark teal creme. This is two coats. 

One Track Mind:

A rich medium navy creme. This is two coats.

Mind the Gap:

A green-gold shimmer. This is 3 coats. 

Don't Get Derailed:

A dusty olive green creme. This is two coats. 

All Aboard:

A dusty medium purple this is two coats. 

I absolutely love this collection, all the polishes work well, and are gorgeous on the nail. I actually would recommend all of these. The rich cremes and the mix of shimmer make these beautiful staples in every nail polish lovers collection. If you'd like to enter to win this entire collection enter my giveaway.

Click here to fill out the Rafflecopter Form for a chance to win the entire collection! Open to everyone (International). Open November 11 - November 23, 2014. 

Zoya Matte Velvet Collection

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Hello Lovelies!!

More beautiful Zoya's to share with all of you. Today is dedicated to these beautiful Matte Velvets. I love matte polishes and these beauties have quickly stolen my heart. More details below.


A dark charcoal, with silver shimmer. This is two coats. 


A gorgeous royal purple with red shimmer. This is two coats.


An emerald green matte. This is two coats.


A cool red matte. This is two coats.


A silver matte. This is two coats.


A pink plum with silver shimmer. This is two coats.

Like I've said like a million times, ha!, I love mattes and textures. This collection is absolutely beautiful and they look amazing on the nail. They dry so quick and the colors are so vibrant. Absolutely love them and totally recommend them, I love Veruschka, such a gorgeous green. It makes my heart happy! 

Which one is your favorite?!?