Monthly Archives: February 2011

My first experience with dry nail polish strips dated back to 2009 with Incoco Self-stick 100% Nail Polish Strips. Since then, I have tried out Chic Prints For Nails by Minx from Sephora, which sadly, were a total miss. Now, the latest brand to jump on the bandwagon is Sally Hansen with its Salon Effects Real Nail Polish Strips. Read on to find out what I think about them!

Sally Hansen Salon Effects Real Nail Polish Strips

Question: My foundation tends to turn orange by mid-day. Why does this happen and what can I do to prevent it?

Answer: The “orange-face” phenomenon you are referring to is known as oxidization. It happens when the oils in your skin or foundation is interfering with the pigments, causing the color to intensify and turn orange, or in some cases, a shade or two darker.

I too have fallen victim to oxidization before, especially with MAC foundations. So what can you to prevent this? Read on!