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China Glaze Creative Fantasy

I have a love hate relationship with this colour from the Cirque Du Soleil collection. It's a stunning colour but the formula left much to be desire.


So what I love about this polish! Well the colour of course is so strikingly beautiful. It's a deep rich red based purple crème. Purple being one of my favourite colours so I'm slightly biased to any shades of it.

The downside is that it took me four coats to achieve this opacity compared to my regular two coats. The first coat was extremely streaky and the second and third coats looked like their was some low spots but the four managed to cover and even out any missing areas. Applying four coats of polish takes a lot of time and patience!

If it wasn't so beautiful, I simply wouldn't bear with this. Anywho, stay tuned for a simple nail art using this Creative Fantasy as my base colour.
   
Happy Creative Fantasies!




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  1. Does the polish dry quickly? That would make the difference in whether I bothered with it. There is nothing like spending your time polishing your nails to end up with a sticky goopy mess that doesn't dry. Yuck. But if it dries quickly then it is so worth it for that gorgeous color!!!

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  2. I have been trying to find the mani that you have featured in your header...not having any luck though...can you tell me where to find the post? Or tell me what the colors are? lol

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    1. Hi Kellie, Here you go the blog post: http://www.bellezzabee.com/2012/12/solar-flare-christmas-nails.html

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  3. Lovely shade. Too bad it took more coats than usual. Glad it looks great after the many coats though! :D

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