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Entries for Wednesday, July 23 2014

Zoya’s Tilda

Zoya’s Tilda

Posted on Wednesday, at

Less of a yellow-toned green, more of a bright medium green. It applied easily, though I noticed that this took just a tiny bit longer to cure on its own than the other polishes in this collection. (Or maybe I just applied that one coat, a lot heavier than I intended.) If you generally shun yellow-greens, don't worry about this being unwearable on you. It's got enough…not depth…coolth?...that it's a neutral green, even if it's on the...

Color Club’s Le Petit Mint-seur

Color Club’s Le Petit Mint-seur

Posted on Wednesday, at

An attractive enough color…but the formula was a bit thick. It had a tendency to cling a bit too much, and wouldn't spread evenly once it was on the nail. Two coats was a bit on the thicker side, and I still didn't get completely even or completely opaque coverage. On the upside…this polish is thick enough to be easily usable in nail stamping. There we go, that's the ticket…

Sally Hansen’s Cinnamon (830)

Sally Hansen’s Cinnamon (830)

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A deep rich brown creme…not too many of these, really, so it's nice to see another one! Too bad it was a limited-edition polish. I didn't get full opacity in one coat, but I almost did. I can easily see layering this over black if I wanted a blackened brown. (Or maybe using this for a near-tone-on-tone stamping or striping mani.) A darker brown has been added to the regular CSM collection (Branching Out) but it's a slight shimmer...