China Glaze’s First Mate review

Posted on Wednesday, at bought • 902 views

  • Manufacturer: China Glaze
  • Availability: originally released in January 2011 as part of China Glaze's Anchors Away collection
  • Description: medium navy blue creme
  • Cost/Amount: USD$6 for 14 ml / .5 fl oz
  • Would you purchase again: yes

NOTE 03/25/2013: I will no longer be purchasing or reviewing any new China Glaze products, aside from the two that I have in the publishing queue. All previously-published posts will remain up. Info & links of interest

China Glaze’s First Mate

Finally, a navy creme that isn't almost black!! (In the admittedly short time I've been seriously browsing and buying nail polish, navy polishes have either been metallic or glittery or somehow had some other element that picked up the light; or have been so dark as to almost be black.) It's nice to see a brighter navy shade! Two coats gave me completely smooth, opaque coverage - and if you want the polish to be thicker (if you want to use it for nail stamping, for example) just refrigerate the polish for 24 hours before your manicure.

Photos that show how the product actually performs...! See how I create my swatches

Close-up photo of the middle three fingernails of the left hand, showing the nail color applied. The left hand holding a bottle of nail polish and displaying all manicured fingernails, with 2 coats of China Glaze's First Mate

Like this entry? Check these out:

or look at other entries tagged with blue, Brand: China Glaze, cool, creme, nail color


Commenting is not available in this channel entry.