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Black & Gold

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Happy Monday! Over the weekend, our area (and other states) received the first snow of the year. I’m not a big fan, but it does look pretty. Since I knew inclement weather was approaching, I thought about getting my nails done. While shopping late Friday night, I scrapped that idea, opted for doing it myself.

I checked out Pinterest for inspiration, and saw a few pics for black and gold nails. Decided to take that route. Check below to see what I did.

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January 14, 2019
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Visiting Varnish Lane

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I treat myself to a mani/pedi about twice a year.  Wait, let me clarify.  Usually, I do my nails at home, but it’s nice to get them professionally done every once in a while.  Since it was a birthday gift to myself, I decided to book an appointment at Varnish Lane.

Settled in an adorable yellow building literally right over the MD/DC border, Varnish Lane offers waterless manicures and pedicures, and other spa treatments. (such as waxing).  VL only uses toxic-free polishes, essential oils, and other specialty products during appointments.  Here is their page about why they do waterless.

After hearing great things when they opened, I visited for the first time in 2015. I enjoyed it but I never got a chance to return until a few weeks ago.

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April 25, 2018
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