Category Archive: Nail Polish Comparisons

Essie | Winter 2014 Collection

  At first glance, the colour selection of Essie’s Winter 2014 Collection might seem counterintuitive, but if we separate ‘Winter’ from ‘Holiday’, it starts to make sense. There’s white to represent snow and silver for… Continue reading

Urban Decay | Mrs. Mia Wallace Nail Color (LE), Pulp Fiction Collection

    From the movie that spawned a nail polish colour (dark, blood red) that became a world-wide cult trend, Pulp Fiction celebrates its 20th anniversary this year and Urban Decay has recently released… Continue reading

Giorgio Armani Beauty | #214 Woodstone Nail Lacquer (Limited Edition)

  The Fall 2014 Fade to Grey Collection from Giorgio Armani Beauty, is filled with softly elegant autumnal shades but what makes the products really stand out, is their textures. Of the four… Continue reading

Essie Spring 2014 Collection with Comparisons

  At first glance, you might be tempted to think that there’s absolutely nothing that unique about Essie’s Spring 2014 Collection, but one swatch of each shade would prove you dead wrong. The… Continue reading

OPI – Peace & Love & OPI with comparisons

  Sometimes it seems like nail polish brands are on the same wavelength; with OPI’s San Francisco Fall 2013 release coming out at the same time as that of the Essie Fall 2013… Continue reading

Essie Fall 2013 – Comparisons

  I’m not surprised that Essie’s Fall 2013 Collection has sparked quite a bit of interest amongst enthusiasts of the brand, and since many of you have wondered how close several of the… Continue reading

CHANEL #583 Taboo (Limited Edition) & a comparison

  CHANEL, long the master of covetable nail lacquers (amongst other products), has done it again with the release of their limited edition shade, #583 Taboo. Sure to stand tall amongst such cult… Continue reading

CHANEL – Le Vernis L’Été Papillons for Summer 2013 Limited Edition

  When my CHANEL Sales Agent showed me the early promotional images for this collection a few months ago, I’m sure I must have gasped out loud upon spotting these 3 beauties –… Continue reading

Essie – Resort 2013 Collection

  If Essie’s goal is to help banish the winter blahs, then I’d say they’re off to a great start with their Resort 2013 Collection of these four happy & colour saturated hues.… Continue reading