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Entries for Wednesday, March 16 2011

China Glaze’s Below Deck

China Glaze’s Below Deck

Posted on Wednesday, at

The much-anticipated “Chanelesque dupe” was compared on lots of blogs, and the general consensus is: while it's very, very, very close…it isn't an exact dupe. But the difference is very slight, and largely dependent on lighting to show the shade variations. So if you had lemmings for that color, this will nicely round out your collection without you having to pay Ebay prices for a single bottle of polish. And if you're like me and got into nail polish...

China Glaze’s First Mate

China Glaze’s First Mate

Posted on Wednesday, at

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...