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Essie Nail Lacquer in 'Toggle to the Top'

It is getting closer to that time of year...and the end of my winter exams!! I feel that Christmas is now rushing in and that I still have so much to get done. I decided to have a little pamper evening to try and chill out a bit. I ran a bath, used a mask and painted my nails. I'm currently in a blissed out mood; feeling fresh with sparkling festive nails.


I used Essie Nail Lacquer in 'Toggle to the Top'. It is a very Christmassy colour; quite a deep and dark red. There are tiny little specks of vibrant red glitter suspended in the nail polish as well. It is not a cream formula, but actually more of a jelly, as you can see through the different layers of polish.


The colour is completely opaque after two thin coats, but at the same time you can feel the flecks of glitter on the final layer. If the feel of the glitter would irritate you, then it would be best to put a top coat on.


Even though it is not aimed at Christmas, I feel that the glitter and the rich red colour make it a perfect festive colour.

What is your favourite festive nail polish?

Louise x x

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