Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Good God Loodie put your knives away

Can you believe a quesadilla was almost the death of my thumb!

Okay that's a little extreme.  That knife in the background was actually the near culprit. 

OH the horror.  I will spare you the immediate blood and gore, but HOLY CRAP.  OUCH.

The quesadilla was delicious though.


So I'm chopping jalapenos right.  Ya know, having a good time, thinking about how succulent the quesadilla will be.   Then BAM!

Can we just take a moment of silence please.

IT'S SO FAR DOWN!! 

Waaaaaaaa







NOT COOL.

Don't worry, there is a happy ending.

Lucky for me life is not like "Death Becomes Her"

Not only do nails grow, but thank goodness for Shellac.

I fix my nail boo boo's with soak of nail gels. 

You can find that tutorial here.






The end result with Shellac.

Protected ... and SHINY :D

This is actually a week later, so the cut has healed.  :)

Gosh this regrowth is gonna take awhile.











But in the mean time I spent my days complaining to Olivia who coincidentally had a traumatic paper cut.















Dude, two months later it finally grew out.









YAY!!

China Glaze - Nasty

Sorry for the large gap, this picture is from a wear test.

18 comments:

  1. Ok girl, I don't know what's going on with you lately and all these "Series of Unfortunate Events", but time to either get a priest in there to perform some kind of exorcism or get yourself some de-hexing material!! We need your gorgeous hands & nails in one piece, so take it easy, will ya? Geez...now I'll be worrying about you all the time...lol!!! What a fab repair job, though....not surprised; if anyone could repair that, it could only be you!!

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  2. Ouch, ouch, ouch, ouch, OUCH! I am constantly fricking mangling my nails with knives when I cook. You'd think I'd learn to be more careful.

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  3. OMG!!!! thatlooks so painful!! please be more careful!! but great job on fixing that boo boo.!

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  4. Loodie, you seem to always be getting into nail accidents! Be careful! :D

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  5. Ouch. Woman, you have to be more careful!
    That quesadilla looks delicious btw. =)

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  6. Who puts jalapenos in their quesadia? lol I don't think I spelled any of that right:P Well at least you nail healed!

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  7. Holy effin ouch! Side note; is this a 'Cancer' thing too, because I cannot seem to cook without getting cut, burned, or bruised!? Are you prone to kitchen accidents too? ;)

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  8. My gosh did that look painful /: Glad to see that it grew out though . China Glaze Nasty Reminds me of Sinful Colors Fig .

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  9. @ommorphiabeautybar.com - LOL, I blame Lemony Snicket! He's trying to ruin the blog!

    @Noelie - Gosh I wouldn't mind the cuts so much IF IT WASN'T ON MY NAIL.

    @McDiaz714 - thank you, I need the moral support!

    @Rachel Marie - I am becoming a pro. I wish I was a pro at something else though :-/

    @AmyGrace - Why thank you! It was, it really was. :)

    @Hannah J - OH man you don't know what your missing, but then again I love the burn lol ... and so should you, get the endorphins pumping and spice up your life!

    @Maribeth - LOL, you too? Silly Cancers we are. The scarier thing is that I work with chemicals. *sigh. Good lord that's just asking for it ... and by it I mean death lol

    @Toyomi - Thank you, thank you. *Hmmm goes to google

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  10. Yow! That is a close call! I did that once while slicing and dicing cucumbers and sliced the the nail but missed the nail bed luckily. I had a bald nail bed for about 3 months. I also had to throw out the sliced cucumbers because my nail got mixed into it. :p

    I am coming over when you have quesadillas again!

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  11. The quesadilla looks amazing, but that photo of your nail just nearly made me run screaming from the room. ::HEEBIES:: I think I did that to one of my nails years ago, evidently in an attempt to slice my finger off. Fortunately unsuccessful.

    But hey -- at least they grow back out, right? ::sags:: Whew. ::pets::

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  12. Loodie, you should consider hiring a bodyguard for your nails to protect you from yourself. xD

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  13. That looks so sore! Good thing you managed to fix it with your gel!

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  14. Heavens to Betsy that looked painful! Death becomes her is one of my all time fav movies!

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  15. Ö OMG Loodie that looks OUUUUUUUUUUUUCH! Keep your pretty fingers away from knives. :D

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  16. When you have a cut like that does it hurt to put your finger under the UV light?

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  17. Think how much worse that would have hurt if the quesadilla wasn't yummy after all that!

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  18. @Olivia - Nail salad, sounds ... crunchy lol. I have quesadilla's all the freaking time so swing by anytime ;)

    @Janissa11 - Thank goodness they grow back!

    @Purplegreenpanda - Bahaha, I need to get an insurance policy. lol

    @The Nail Buff - yes I love my shellac :D

    @♥beauxs mom - tee hee, I just saw it too.

    @Ivana - mmmkay, I'll do my best :)

    @Tina - The gel is not like regular gel, so no it did not burn or hurt at all, but I know what you are talking about. I have only ever had that happen using a true traditional gel.

    @ABOP - I know right!

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