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December 24, 2011

Essie Luxeffects Shine Of The Times comparison with Nubar 2010 and Inglot 202

This is a follow-up post on my Essie Luxeffects haul here. Doing a little comparison with two other similar flakies polishes that I have in my stash currently: nubar 2010 and inglot 202.

This is just one coat of Essie Luxeffects Shine Of The Times. It is just so dense and beautiful, won't you agree?

Comparison with Nubar 2010

One coat of Nubar 2010 doesn't produce as much flakies as one coat of essie Shine Of The Times.

At two coats, it is looking slightly better but I say no prize for guessing which one is a winner here.

Comparison with Inglot 202

Almost similar there. The density is on par with Shine Of The Times.

If I were to rank them, Shine Of The Times would win hands down, followed by Inglot 202 and lastly Nubar 2010

August 01, 2011

Nubar 2010 vs Inglot 202, 203, 205 flakies polishes

Just a mini comparison between nubar 2010 and the Inglot flakies.

Nubar 2010

Inglot 202, 203 and 205

This is a light swatch of each polish over Illamasqua Force. At one coat each for the Inglot, you can see that the flakes are much denser in comparison to nubar 2010.

Individual swatches:

Inglot 202

Inglot 203

Inglot 205

Nubar 2010

June 03, 2011

quick swatch: Nubar 2010 over Misa It's You

Kim has already posted her NOTD using Nubar 2010, but I just have to post mine too...You can't say no to more swatches right? I love swatch posts.

Here's Nubar 2010 (similar to Sally Hansen's Hidden Treasure) layered over Misa It's You. It's like fire on your fingertips. You have to see it in the sunlight to admire it in full glory.

Thank you Kim for the CP!!!

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