What nail polish remover should you use??

With so many removers available it can be hard to know which one to buy. Some stores will carry just a few from the same company, others will have 10 different brands! So how do you know which one is best? Does it really matter which brand or can the cheapest be purchased. Which ones [...]

Winter is coming! Game of Thones nail art

So with the craziness of moving house this design was delayed by a week! I have to say that I was quite lucky with this moving that I didn't break any nails 😀 Although I did chip a few which was to be expected. So back to this week’s design.... For the base coat this [...]

How to move house without breaking your nail polish collection!

This was promoted by a question on one of my recent instagram posts! I'm in the process of moving (hense the quietness of my blog lately) and thought I would share my tips with you! I hope the following tips help you with your move! 1. If you have a small collection or a lot of patience [...]

Clear Polish – Which one??

When I first started theNailChronicle on Instagram I really only used two types of clear, Sally Hansen Hard as Nails and the cheapest clear that I could get my hands on. Since then, a few things have changed. I still use Sally Hansen Hard as Nails as both a base coat and nail strengthen. Unfortunately [...]

Doctor Who Nails

Easy Doctor Who Nail Design (plus water decal review)

HE'S BACK!! April is fast becoming one of my favorite times of year. Not because of the chocolate (although as I'm writing this I am drinking a Mocca ;P ) , but because of Doctor Who returning to the screen. I have been thinking about creating a Doc Who nail design for a while but [...]

How to create Ombre Nails

Ombre can be one of the more challenging nail art techniques to master. The reason for the technique being more of a challenge is that there are many variables that can go wrong. Quite often the wrong sponge can result in the Ombre failing or the polish might not be suitable. Everyone has a slightly [...]

Easter Nails 2017 – #2

Happy Easter!! This round (see my last design) I created a more obvious Easter design. For this design I decided to challenge myself and attempt to use my dotting tools again. The first time I used them it didn't go so well. I was also aiming to create my first character. Using a basic OPI [...]

Arrows on point

Happy Weekend! Hope you all are having fantastic weekends! If you have been following me on Instagram (Click here if your not) you would have seen my latest mani and my challenges with it.   I started with a coat of OPI - Black. Looking at the packing I'm confused why OPI haven't changed the [...]