February 16, 2012

OPI Pink Shatter, Two Looks

I still love crackle polishes & I probably always will. I rarely keep my nails the same for more than 3 days in a row, but occasionally I just don't have time to completely start fresh. If my nails are looking chipped or have tip wear & I'm in a rush, I always reach for a crackle. They dry quickly, are virtually foolproof, & easily cover any wear that I want to hide.

That being said, OPI Pink Shatter didn't win me over on my first try when paired with The Painted Nail by Nubar OMG Gorgeous. It dried matte & just seemed kind of weak & washed out. The formula was fine but very sheer for a crackle.
I wanted to give it another try before I gave up on it & I'm so glad I did. I layered it over Maybelline New Year's Blues with almost no expectations. The results were quite amazing. I think this combination would be a good start for some galaxy nails which I still haven't successfully done yet.
 
Thanks for reading!
April

5 comments:

  1. I had problems with the pink shatter too! And with the turquoise shatter! I like the combo with the dark blue though!

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  2. Thank you for following my blog! You have really beautiful hands, especially for one who works with concrete every day!!

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  3. Thanks Steve! I wear gloves & I have Will to help me with the heavy lifting.

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  4. I'm not over crackle yet either :-)

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