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Entries for Wednesday, August 08 2012

Zoya’s Celeste

Zoya’s Celeste

Posted on Wednesday, at

This is definitely a semisheer polish - possibly even a straight-out sheer. By Zoya's reckoning, this and most other shades in this collection are either a 3 or a 2. I used three coats and still didn't get full coverage. And…it's streaky. Not terribly, not as noticeably as the China Glaze Romantique colors…but still. It can add some nice frost to colors. And it's a pure white, unlike Glimmer or Shimmer that are more muted. I haven't done a manicure...

Zoya’s Avery

Zoya’s Avery

Posted on Wednesday, at

Avery applies very smoothly, like the rest of the colors in the Feel collection. It's a neutral beige creme that appears to have hints of pink or gold, depending on lighting and surroundings. I can wear it without my hands looking red, which is a relief - because other Zoya neutrals (Cho, Farah) are a bit too yellow-toned for me to wear easily. I got full even coverage in two coats, and the formula was good: no slubbing, no chalky...