Thursday, January 26, 2012

To Matte or Not to Matte

Good Evening All!  I am doing the happy dance...my week is over  :)
I did a mani last night and decided to see how it would look matte. I took photos both ways, and I couldn't tell too much difference :(
I did my usual base coat and then 2 coats of Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure in Fairy Teal. I love the shade, nice and cremey,  but it is a" you know what" to remove.  My nails and my skin were  GREEN!!!  You all know how much I dislike green.  I took me a long time and alot of work to get it off...but the green is now gone!!

These are the photos with Out the Door Topcoat.  I used IP M63 with the Sally Hansen Color Quik  pens in the blue and gold chromes.



And now with Hard Candy Matte-ly in Love.



Can you tell a difference?  I can maybe a faint amount, perhaps it is just the shade of polish that I chose.
I will be posting  the giveaway details on Tuesday....I have a couple more things I want to pick up and I have to wait for payday...LOL.
Have a good evening and thank you for stopping by!

12 comments:

  1. Yes, I can see the difference and I love both ways.

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  2. It looks good! yea its still looks shiny to me cause of the gold and lighten! Still pretty!

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  3. Ha, the difference is really subtle here! Regardless, I really like this manicure, your base colour is gorgeous.

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  4. Yup, I see slightly difference, the matte version looks a bit dull and I like both ways!

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  5. Thank you all for the input!!!

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  6. I can see a slight difference. I guess it just depends on your mood. My mom always says that the glossy topcoats are more playful and pretty while the matte finish is a bit more serious and a little edgy. I love you color combo and the stamping is awesome! I would wear this for sure.

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  7. I think the design looks amazing!!!
    I love it!!
    Http://naildesigns-amydeluxe.blogspot.com
    Love, amy

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  8. love the color combo, looks realy pretty on you !

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  9. The colours you've used together are gorgeous :) Love this mani :) I've tagged you on my blog - http://charlottes-nails.blogspot.com/2012/01/11-questions-tag.html xxx

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