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Wet n Wild Beat of a Generation

New favorite pink alert... I repeat... New favorite pink alert... :)

All Access Beauty Beat of a Generation

Wet n Wild Beat of a Generation

All Access Beauty Wet n Wild Beat of a Generation

Beat of a Generation by Wet n Wild

Polishes Used:

1 Coat Beauty Secrets Ridge Filler
3 Coats Wet n Wild Beat of a Generation
1 Coat Color Club Clear Coat
1 Coat Wet n Wild Beat of a Generation
1 Coat Color Club Clear Coat
1 Coat Seche Vite

I'm not sure if it's just because summer is right around the corner, but I am seriously LOVING this pink. It packs a really bright punch... Definitely brighter and warmer than Hey, Baby... and warmer and creamier than It's All About Me. No dupes here... you can easily justify owning all 3... but at $1.99 a bottle? Beat of a Generation is calling your name!!!

So... application was interesting with this one. I thought after my 3rd coat that this mani was ready to go... but, after I painted clear coat on 2 nails... I knew I'd have to go back over everything with one more coat of Beat of a Generation. I'm not sure if it was user error, me being tired, or what... I've seen other swatches that have only used 2 coats... sooooo...? O.o

I really like this pink... mainly because it's soooo bright! It's cheerful and fun, and the color really pops on my nails. Awesomesauce!!!

Oh, and for the record... I'm sure I'll have a new favorite pink in another couple of weeks. Just a trend that I've noticed... :)

Would you wear Beat of a Generation?

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