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Posted by on May 9, 2013 in Nails & Nail Art | 0 comments

Barry M – Pink Sapphire Glitter Nail Paint

Barry M – Pink Sapphire Glitter Nail Paint

You may have read last week’s post on my Barry M Nail Paint Haul… well here is the review of the second glitter nail polish, Pink Sapphire Glitter. In the bottle the flecks of pink and silver glitter hexagons and silver glitter strips appear very dense, but they do apply to the nail quite thinly and need several coats for the glitter to appear thick enough. In the image above I have applied three coats of the Pink Sapphire Glitter nail paint, followed by one coat of clear top coat to help seal in the glitter, and I still feel the nails could do with another coat of the glitter. The problem with applying so many coats of nail polish (particularly ones containing glitter) is that when the polish is so thick it makes it prone to chipping. I still love this polish though, it’s so lovely and sparkly and really catches the light. I think it would look lovely layered over a bright pink Summery shade of nail paint, or...

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Posted by on May 2, 2013 in Nails & Nail Art | 0 comments

Barry M Nail Paint Haul

Barry M Nail Paint Haul

I’m so excited! I’ve just picked up these three Barry M beauties from Boots and I can’t wait to start using them! I think Barry M is my favourite nail paint brand right now, there’s such a range of colours and effects to choose from and they’re such good value. Full reviews will come soon, but in the meantime here’s a sneak peek at the 3 colours… This one is from the Glitter Nail Paints collection and it’s called, unsurprisingly, Aqua Glitter. It is a clear varnish with a very fine aqua-coloured glitter in it. I’m thinking glitter tips and accent nails for this one! And it will be interesting to see how thick the glitter coverage will be. This is also from the Glitter Nail Paints collection, and is called ‘Pink Sapphire Glitter’. This is a clear varnish with hexagonal pink and silver glitter and ‘feather’ thin strips of silver glitter. I’m thinking accent nails for this one, or just all out Christmas party sparkle over a coat of bright pink...

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