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A Tribute To Hard Candy Nail Polish As You Knew It In The '90s

Here's an old school look back at this cult beauty brand.

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As the legend goes: "The company's first product was nail polish that [co-founder Dineh Mohajer] mixed herself - a shade of baby blue named 'Sky' to match her Charles David sandals." How '90s is that sentence?

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"Sky" is the pastel blue hue with the heart-shaped ring. Alicia Silverstone made it famous by being the first celeb to talk about and wear Hard Candy.

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Do you remember how, in 1997, they launched a men's polish line called "Candy Man"?

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This idea was short-lived but included a range of metallic colors with names like Testosterone, Superman, Gigolo, Dog, Oedipus, and Cowboy.

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But then something happened...after the early 2000s, Hard Candy seemingly disappeared.

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Does anyone know where it went between about 2003-2008? Was it around but we didn't care? Did production stop? It's a mystery.

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