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SinfulShine Prosecco

Every now and then, a nail polish comes along that captures the attention of the blogosphere. It's not even necessarily relegated to just nail blogs. Beauty and fashion bloggers alike sometimes jump in on the craze too. For Fall 2014... that polish is Prosecco by Sinful Shine. Behold! (hey, I haven't said that in a while...!)

Prosecco by SinfulShine

Prosecco by SinfulShine

SinfulShine Prosecco

Prosecco by SinfulShine

Polishes Used:

1 Coat Beauty Secrets Ridge Filler
3 Coats SinfulShine Prosecco
1 Coat Color Club Clear Coat
1 Coat Seche Vite

So, I know you're wondering... what's so special about Prosecco? Is it the slightly purple leaning, grayish, tan? The super-fine shimmer that packs mainly gold but also flashes copper and green? Combine those and add in the fact that this shade is so flattering to a wide variety of skintones, and we've got a winner, winner, chicken dinner!

When it comes to application, Prosecco is sheer, but builds nicely. I used 3 coats for my swatches, and I probably should've used a 4th. Also, my Seche Vite got a little hungry and decided to eat the edges of my tips on some fingers but not others. Which is weird, because I wrapped all my tips. So... yeah. O.o

I like this shade a lot, but not to the point that I'm keen on keeping it on any longer than normal. I've gotta admit, that's kind of disappointing. Normally, when a shade is this sought after and I acquire it, I want to enjoy it for a while! Definitely the case with SinfulColors Cinderella... not so much with Prosecco. But I do think it will make a great base for glitter, nail art, or possibly stamping. So... there's that, I suppose!

What do you think of Prosecco? Does it live up to the hype?!?


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