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Essie LuxEffects Top Coat

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Brand: Essie / Subcategory: Treatment / Type: Coat / Suitable for: Nails

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      15.05.2013 23:53
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      Lovely addition to any nail polish collection

      As a huge Essie fan, and a bit of a magpie, I knew I had to invest in one of these polishes.

      This collection contains five topcoats:

      As Gold as it Gets - gold flakes
      A Cut Above - pink glitter
      Set in Stones - silver glitter
      Shine of the Times - irridescent shimmer
      Pure Pearlification - pearly shimmer

      I chose the shade "A Cut Above" which is a pink glitter, with small, medium and large hexagons of glitter. I was tempted by "Set in Stones" - the same glitter polish but in silver, but already having a fair few silver glitters I decided to branch out into something different!

      Like all the Essie polishes this applied well and wasn't too thick and gloopy like some glitter polishes can be. As a topcoat this is really effective and there's a good coverage of glitter with only one coat, but two does give a more even and eye-catching finish!

      I like to use this over light-nude tones for work - Essie Fiji and Ciate's Cookies and Cream are my favourites. I also think it would look good over a grey/black colour for a night-time look.

      All in all a nice glitter polish, something a bit different to the usual silver glitter topcoat. At £9-10 this is an investment, I haven't seen anything like it from cheaper brands. A must-have for any Essie addict!

      I haven't tried any of the other Luxeffects polishes but will definitely be looking out for them in the future.


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  • Product Details

    Essie LuxEffects Top Coats bring extra glimmer and glamour to your Essie Nail Colours / Shades: As Gold as it Gets: glided lame sparkles / Shine of The Time: scintillating opalescence / Pure Pearlfection: decadent iridescence / A Cut Above: shattered pink diamond glitz / Set in Stones: disco mirror ball chaos / Essie Nail Colours are Formaldehyde, Toluene and DBP Free /

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