Beauty and the Beast: Sally Hansen Salon Effects Nail Strips

Although I’m fairly addicted to getting my Minx done at WAH, I haven’t yet experimented with the DIY nail foil wraps which seem to be appearing everywhere at the moment. I’m pretty cack-handed at DIY-anything, and when WAH is such an A+ experience, why even attempt it, frankly?

Still, my interest was piqued by these Sally Hansen Salon Effects Nail Strips which I spied on British Beauty Blogger over Christmas.

Reader, I must confess. It was the butterfly ones what did it. IKR? I’m not a butterfly person in the slightest, but something about them on that sweet, white Tippex-y backdrop is really doing it for me.

It may be due in part to the 70s revival I’m so eagerly anticipating this summer, but I can safely say butterflies have never appealed to me before, and I can’t imagine when they will again. Hmm.

Minx don’t do a widely-available butterfly print as far as I’m aware, so I’m eager to give these a go. Alas, there’s only a US launch date at present – but as I may have a small impending trip to America on the cards, perhaps they will be mine sooner than I hoped…


4 thoughts on “Beauty and the Beast: Sally Hansen Salon Effects Nail Strips

  1. Just stumbled across this, i’m just back from America and I have the white and black flower design on my nails just now! they’re thinner than minx and have lasted a week so far without looking worn. Prettyyyyy gooood!

      1. yeah, they were quite easy actually. some of the designs dont look as good irl as they do in the picture though

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