NOTD: newspaper nails

  • 1 Small glass
  • Rubbing alcohol or vodka
  • 10 Strips of newspaper (big enough to cover each nail)
  • Any light colored nail polish (whites and pastels work best)
  • Clear top coat polish

  1. Polish your nails with your desired coats and let dry
  2. Pour some rubbing alcohol/vodka in the small glass
  3. Dip your (dried) nail in the rubbing alcohol/vodka (make sure you wet whole nail)
  4. Place and press a strip of the newspaper on your nail and hold firmly but careful for 30 seconds. (do NOT Move the strip around)
  5. Remove strip and repeat on each nail or a select few nails if desired
  6. Finally, polish your nails with a good clear top coat to seal the deal.

Garnier pure active pimple roll-on.

The new Garnier Pure Active pimple relief roll-on has a revolutionary metal roller-ball that helps immediately relieve pimples. Its transparent formula is ultra-purifying and non-greasy. Concentrated in alcohol and salicylic acid, it accelerates drying out of pimples; and enriched with Herbarepair, it helps accelerate clearing of pimple marks. Handy to carry around it is easy to use and pleasant to apply anywhere and everywhere.


  • It is transparent formula instantly soothes the spots,
  • It feels so cooling when I roll it on, and it dries quickly into the skin and it definitely dries up my spots
  • The pen is easy to use.
  • The metal roll glides easily on the skin.
  • Very handy

  •  Stings a little.
  • Dried my pimples but ALSO made my skin BREAK  OUT MORE.!! But my hubby loves it and it works for him:)( He has his own roll,sharing one roll is a big no no for us because hubby has more problematic skin than i do.)

Have you tried it? Did it work for you?