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I'm a simple Scottish girl with an unusual name and a strange obsession for nail polish! My aim is to capture what the eye sees, with a camera! Too much nail polish and never enough time. Welcome to my little world :-)

Sunday, 4 December 2016

Ciate Day 4 Iced Frappe

This is easy to use, easy to apply and good drying (2-3 minutes a coat). It's a nice caramel browny colour. Kinda reminded me of chocolate ice cream! But it's not really my colour! Lasted well.

Rating
Easy to use = 8/10
Application = 8/10
Drying time = 8/10
Lasted well = 8/10
Coats = 2
Finish = creamy
Removal = easy
Overall = 8/10
Purchased from = ASOS

My Personal Rating = 6/10 :-| Just not my colour but good quality

Saturday, 3 December 2016

Ciate Day 3 Seas The Day

This is easy to use, easy to apply and quick drying (2-3 minutes). It is a nice creamy teal! Lasted well.

Rating
Easy to use = 8/10
Application = 8/10
Drying time = 8/10
Lasted well = 8/10
Coats = 2
Finish = creamy
Removal = I put a glitter on top, but would guess easy!
Overall = 8/10
Purchased from = ASOS

My Personal Rating = 7/10 :-)

Friday, 2 December 2016

Ciate Day 2 Boudoir

Doubler from 2013 : Boudior!

This is easy to use, easy to apply and quick drying (2-3 minutes a coat). It's a gorgeous creamy red! Like the 2013 version, this one also had slight tip wear! But lasted well otherwise.

Rating
Easy to use = 8/10
Application = 8/10
Drying time = 8/10
Lasted well = 7/10
Coats = 2
Finish = creamy
Removal = easy
Overall = 7/10
Purchased from = ASOS

My Personal Rating = 7.5/10 :-)

Thursday, 1 December 2016

Ciate Day 1 Goal Digger

This is easy to use, easy to apply and quick drying (2 minutes a coat). It's a nice goldy-pewter colour. I do like it! Lasted well.

Rating
Easy to use = 8/10
Application = 8/10
Drying time = 8/10
Lasted well = 8/10
Coats = 1
Finish = foil like
Removal = easy, I used the foil method
Overall = 8/10
Purchased from = ASOS

My Personal Rating = 7/10 :-)

Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Ciate Mini Mani Month

Well it is that time of year again! Well tomorrow!

Let's see how many doublers there are this year ;-)

Monday, 28 November 2016

Orly Window Shopping

This is easy to use, easy to apply and quick drying (1-2 minutes a coat). It's a gorgeous semi-matte raspberry colour. These mini Orlys are really good. The brush gives good coverage and they are easy to use! Lovely! Lasted well.

Rating
Easy to use = 8/10
Application = 8/10
Drying time = 8/10
Lasted well = 8/10
Coats = 2
Finish = semi-matte
Removal = easy
Overall = 8/10
Purchased from = TK Maxx

My Personal Rating = 8/10 :-)

Saturday, 26 November 2016

Quo by Orly Candy Apple

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This is easy to use, easy to apply and good drying (2-3 minutes a coat). It's a lovely pink polish with holo glitters. Looks pretty. Lasted well.

Rating
Easy to use = 8/10
Application = 8/10
Drying time = 8/10
Lasted well = 8/10
Coats = 2
Finish = holo glittery
Removal = easy with foil method
Overall = 8/10
Purchased from = TK Maxx

My Personal Rating = 7.5/10 :-)

Thursday, 24 November 2016

China Glaze Shore Enuff

This is okay to use, okay to apply and quick drying (1-2 minutes a coat). It is prone to bald spots so make sure you have plenty on the brush and apply carefully! It's a really gorgeous green but it did remind me of Treble Maker, also by CG! Lasted well.

Rating
Easy to use =7/10
Application = 6/10
Drying time = 8/10
Lasted well = 8/10
Coats = 3
Finish = creamy
Removal = N/A Put glitter over it! Would guess easy!
Overall = 7/10
Purchased from = I think TK Maxx

My Personal Rating = 7.5/10 :-)

Tuesday, 22 November 2016

Dance Legend Wake Up

This is easy to use, easy to apply and okay drying (4-5 minutes a coat). It is quite sheer and requires 3 coats. It's a nice peach with a cute shimmer. Might look better over a white base I think! Looks great in the dark! Lasted well.

Rating
Easy to use = 8/10
Application = 8/10
Drying time = 7/10
Lasted well = 8/10
Coats = 3
Finish = shimmer/glow in dark
Removal = okay
Overall = 8/10
Purchased from = eBay Russia

My Personal Rating = 7/10 :-)

Sunday, 20 November 2016

OPI Venice The Party?

This is easy to use, easy to apply and quick drying (3 minutes). This is a gorgeous colour that is slightly iridescent! Lasted really well.

Rating
Easy to use = 8/10
Application = 8/10
Drying time = 8/10
Lasted well = 8/10
Coats = 2
Finish = metallic
Removal = put glitter on top, would guess easy
Overall = 8/10
Purchased from = TK Maxx

My Personal Rating = 8.5/10 :-)

Tuesday, 15 November 2016

Orly Smoulder

This is easy to use, easy to apply and okay drying (5 minutes a coat). It is quite runny so use less on the brush! Might just have been my bottle! It really is a gorgeous colour. Lasted well.

Rating
Easy to use = 8/10
Application = 8/10
Drying time = 7/10
Lasted well = 8/10
Coats = 2
Finish = Kinda jewel toned
Removal = okay
Overall = 8/10
Purchased from = TK Maxx

My Personal Rating = 7.5/10 :-)

Sunday, 13 November 2016

OPI Super Star Status

This is easy to use, easy to apply and okay drying (3-4 minutes a coat). It is kind of rough and a texture! But it is very nice and sparkly. Lasted well.

Rating
Easy to use = 8/10
Application = 8/10
Drying time = 7/10
Lasted well = 8/10
Coats = 2
Finish = glittery texture
Removal = easy with foils
Overall = 8/10
Purchased from = TK Maxx

My Personal Rating = 8/10 :-)

Thursday, 10 November 2016

Models Own Valerian

This is easy to use, easy to apply and okay drying (3-4 minutes). It's a nice matte with glitters, looks pretty cool! And it's a one coater too!!! Lasted well.

Rating
Easy to use = 8/10
Application = 8/10
Drying time = 7/10
Lasted well = 8/10
Coats = 1
Finish = matte and glittery
Removal = easy with foils
Overall = 8/10
Purchased from = TK Maxx

My Personal Rating = 7.5/10 :-)

Monday, 7 November 2016

China Glaze Black Diamond

This is easy to use, easy to apply and okay drying (4-5 minutes a coat). It's a nice black polish with subtle sparkles. Really nice. Lasted well.

Rating
Easy to use = 8/10
Application = 8/10
Drying time = 7/10
Lasted well = 8/10
Coats = 2
Finish = subtle sparkle
Removal = easy
Overall = 7/10
Purchased from = TK Maxx

My Personal Rating = 7.5/10 :-)

Saturday, 5 November 2016

Orly Color Blast Ultra Pink

This is easy to use, easy to apply and okay drying (3-4 minutes a coat). It's a cute bubblegum pink, so pretty! Lasted really well.

Rating
Easy to use = 8/10
Application = 8/10
Drying time = 7/10
Lasted well = 8/10
Coats = 2
Finish = creamy
Removal = easy
Overall = 8/10
Purchased from = TK Maxx

My Personal Rating = 7.5/10 :-)

Thursday, 3 November 2016

Dance Legend Fushigi

This is easy to use, easy to apply and good drying (3-4 minutes a coat). It's a really nice blue and I would say it is slightly iridescent! Just slightly! Lasted really well.

Rating
Easy to use = 8/10
Application = 8/10
Drying time = 7/10
Lasted well = 8/10
Coats = 2
Finish = iridescent-ish
Removal = easy
Overall = 8/10
Purchased from = eBay I think!

My Personal Rating = 8/10 :-)