Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Oh CND - You Stole My Heart

I had a few of the old CND polishes which were fine, but nothing I would call special, then I decided I wanted to give these new CND's a try. Let me just say - I couldn't believe how great this polish is now! It was a little on the thick side, but not so much that it wasn't workable or to really affect my opinion on the polish. It covered in one coat and after I did all ten nails and took some pictures - the polish dried. The polish is affordable too - which makes it even a bigger success in my opinion! I can't tell you how much I am loving CND polishes now! I wish I tried the new ones sooner! I am already plotting my next order!


I tried CND Eclectic Purple

Look at this purple! It's great! Did I mention this is one coat? Did I mention how fast it dries? Did I mention this is with OUT a top coat? Oh CND - what do I need to do to get the rest of the colors? I can't wait to see how this polish wears. 

We all know I am a layering freak when it comes to polish - so I am sure you're not surprised that I am going to tell you, that I layered over this! After all, if I am going to order some CND polishes, I very well couldn't forgo the Effects polishes.

I layered CND Raspberry Sparkle over the Eclectic Purple. I could not capture the amazingness of this color on camera. It looks like this - only in person it also gives off amazing pink/purple shimmer as well. Regardless of the lighting I tried - I couldn't get it to pick up this shimmer. 

               
I haven't seen these featured on a lot of blogs - so I am wondering - have you tried these? If not what the heck are you waiting for? :) 


By the way I bought a few more with these, so you will be seeing those posts coming up in the near future. 

8 comments:

  1. Love it.
    I have a couple of those but haven't used them yet. I guess I better soon.

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  2. Lovely. Too lovely all on its own to need sparkle. CND isn't cheap in the UK and I don't have any.... *sobs*

    www.nailpolishuk.blogspot.com

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  3. Oooh, I love it!!
    I don't have any of these but they sound awesome.

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  4. Great coverage. I'm glad you put an effects on top...nail polish, to me, is about protecting the nail (while making them pretty) so they can grow. So I can't do just one coat, I have to do at least two plus base and top coats.
    This is a truly beautiful purple creme. So shiny!

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  5. I just got this on Monday and put it on today... yup the perfect one coater! Amazing. wow!


    I am going to wear it alone today then top it with amethyst sparkle tomorrow!

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  6. I actually tried my first new CND polishes a while back and I love them sooo much! I just kinda wish they came out with seasonal collections like they used to - because the formula is fantastic!

    I guess the reason why I haven't bought as much as I should is because they're perm - so I can buy them anytime I want. The LE's always get me!

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  7. It really is a great polish. I am still wearing it today and am not looking forward to taking it off tonight. For those who have it, you definitely have to try it! Gine - I can't wait to see your pics! Elizabeth - you are right it is amazing on it's own. I plan on wearing it alone on my toes this weekend. Can you imagine this on a pedicure! I bet it will be amazing!

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  8. The purple is so soothing to look at and I totally love the layering that you did. It looks awesome! :)

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