Monday, September 17, 2012
OPI Don't Pretzel My Buttons and Lush Lacquer Paradise Cove - Swatches and Review
Ever have a layering combo that doesn't go as planned? Well, I forgot that Lush Lacquer's Paradise Cove has a tinted base... whoopsie! I thought I would still show you the photos so you can see how it changes the color of your base polish.
I started out with 2 coats of OPI Don't Pretzel My Buttons from the Fall 2012 Germany Collection. If you are not careful you may need 3 coats of this one as it did streak/drag a little bit, but it wasn't too hard to make it lovely in 2 coats :) I really like this color, too. It is a smooth nude creme that I think would be flattering on many skin tones. I am going to get a lot of use out of this one for sure!
I added one coat of Lush Lacquer Paradise Cove to my ring fingers because you know I love my accent nails :) It was super easy to apply and I didn't fuss around with the glitter at all. I am always impressed with Lush Lacquer!
I forgot that Paradise Cove has a tinted base and I'm not sure I love it as an accent to Don't Pretzel My Buttons so I am going to add it to all of my nails. And, you can never have too much glitter, right? It is really pretty for fall. I really want to try it over a dark brown. I think that will be gorgeous .
You can find Lush Lacquer on Etsy. The full size bottles sell for $8.75 and they have minis available, too. Lush Lacquer is a mother/daughter business and they have this polish and many other beautiful polishes available right now.
Did you pick up any polishes from the OPI Germany Collection?
Have you tried Lush Lacquer?
What are your top picks?