Solfingers Nail Polish Review and Photos

 Solfingers Nail Polish

Solfingers is the name of a cruelty free company in the United States which sent three nail polishes to review.

Cruelty Free Nail Polish

Solfingers Nail Polish are sold in bottles that contain 15 ml /0.5 fluid oz. All are free from formaldehyde, toluene, camphor and DBP.  The three colors that I have to share with you today are Venus Blush, Hera Shine, and Poseidon Blue.  At the time of this post, all of the Nail Polish are priced at $9.50, which is an excellent price for the quality, and the fact that it also includes free shipping (if you live in the US).

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Cruelty Free Cosmetics: China One Step Closer

Cruelty Free Cosmetics and China

China Just Took One Step Closer to Ending Animal Testing of Cosmetics

Exciting news just out – China has removed its legal requirement for animal testing for ‘ordinary’ cosmetics made and sold domestically. As many of you are aware, China is one of the few countries in the world where cosmetics animal testing is legally mandated. So this rule change is a really significant development. But it’s complicated too, so Wendy Higgins from Humane Society International’s Be Cruelty Free campaign helped me to understand. HSI has been working in China for more than a year to make this happen.   

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ncLA Nail Polish – LA Collection

NCLA Nail Polish – LA Collection

I previously reviewed another NCLA LA Collection, so here is a second post on the colors that were not included: Venice Beach Vixen and Hollywood Hills Hot Number.

NCLA Nail Lacquer/Moxie Reviews

NCLA Nail Polish was started in Los Angeles, California, by its founder, Elin Dannerstedt, in February of 2011. The inspiration for NCLA Nail Polish comes from runway fashion and Los Angeles’ unique culture. Wearing NCLA Nail Polish means that you can have fashion at your fingertips, on your fingertips!

NCLA has do-it-yourself nail wraps and a line of lacquers. The LA Collection has 18, 5-free, LA inspired shades. All of the nail lacquers are 100% free of DBP, Toluene, Formaldehyde, and Camphor. They state that they are, “Never tested on animals. Ever.”

NCLA Nail Lacquer

Here is how the four nail polishes arrived:

ncla Nail Polish

 The first nail polish to review is Venice Beach VixenI would agree that their “electric blue crème kicks ass!”

NCLA Nail Polish

Photo of NCLA Venice Beach Vixen taken outside:

NCLA Nail Polish

I used only one coat of Venice Beach Vixen. It applied smooth and covered well; very pigmented. I know that if I applied two coats, it would have been perfect, but I thought it would be interesting to show what it would like if someone was rushed for time and just wanted to get a quick manicure done.

The next polish is Hollywood Hills Hot Number:





“Sparkle like a disco ball!”  This is a large flake multi color glitter that is really beautiful whether you are indoors or out. I liked this lacquer, and felt that with the multi color glitter, simply wearing it over a bare nail was very attractive! I needed two coats of this polish to distribute the glitter evenly over each nail. This polish, can be used over an NCLA nail wrap, or over another polish of your choice. Love that this is a very versatile polish!

NCLA Nail Lacquers

I like the square-shaped glass bottles. The cap is well designed so that it was easy to hold while applying polish. The NCLA polishes were very easy to apply, and touch-ups needed only to the tips after 4-5 days. I thought they were excellent quality polishes, and I would highly recommend.


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The Honest Company by Jessica Alba To Launch at Target

The Honest Company at Target

Jessica Alba and Christopher Gavigan’s The Honest Company will has announced a partnership with Target! Beginning on June 15 the merchandise will not only be in your local Target store, but also online at
Jessica Alba
If you’re not familiar with The Honest Company, it has only non-toxic, eco-friendly products. Target will carry The Honest Company diapers and wipes, and also items such as face and body lotion, and conditioner and shampoo.

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Dog for Dog Feed a Shelter Giveaway!

Dog for Dog

Dog for Dog has a Feed A Shelter giveaway! They want to give one 501(c) animal rescue or shelter organization (and one lucky Dog for Dog Fan) DOGSFOOD for a year.

dog for dog

Dog for Dog and The Buddy Dog!

I’m going to nominate The Buddy Dog Humane Society, which is near where I live.

Buddy Dog

Here is how to nominate an animal rescue or shelter organization near you.

Leave a message on the Dog for Dog Facebook wall, and tag the shelter you’re nominating. Then write why they deserve to win DOGSFOOD for a year. Please do not leave your nomination in my comments, because it won’t count.

Dog for Dog will choose fifty of the organizations, and then have fans vote for the winner beginning on June 23, 2014.

Michael Buble, Snoop Lion and Chelsea Handler are going to be announcing the giveaway as well.

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dog for dog


Here are the details, and if you don’t have a Facebook Page, you can still enter by sending an email with subject line Feed A Shelter, and include your full name, mailing address and email address. Your email will be kept private.

Disclosure: I have nothing to disclose. All links are for your convenience only.

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