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Rainbow Honey Grayscale

Let me introduce you to my new favorite shade of gray polish... a gorgeous, shimmery beauty that definitely needs to be added to Rainbow Honey's regular lineup. Because I need more. Definitely a full-size bottle and a backup to keep it company!

Grayscale by Rainbow Honey

Rainbow Honey Grayscale

Rainbow Honey Grayscale

Grayscale by Rainbow Honey

Polishes Used:

1 Coat Beauty Secrets Ridge Filler
3 Coats Rainbow Honey Grayscale
1 Coat Sinful Colors Clear Coat
1 Coat Seche Vite

Shimmer is one of my favorite finishes when it comes to nail polish. I love glitter toppers and sparkles that bling from afar, but there's just something about shimmers. And this one? New. Classic.

Gray polish and I are totally having moments left and right lately. I'm not sure what it is about gray, but lately, I'm reaching for it a lot more than normal. For me, it's totally become the new black, and I think it has a lot to do with the more muted color tones that we've seen this season. Black sometimes feels too harsh and cold, but gray? It's a little softer, a little more feminine, and yet, still a bit edgy. Add in a mix of soft champagne and platinum colored shimmer, and just watch me swoon!

For the first time since I've been ordering the Rainbow Honey Mystery Bag, I regret getting the mini size. I must have more of this polish. One coat was a little splotchy, two was almost opaque, and 3 was just right. There's a slight sheerness to the finish that leaves Grayscale in between a crelly and a creme. Jellier than a creme, but creamier than a crelly, and absolutely brimming with an icy blend of sparkles that somehow warms up Grayscale, rather than cooling it off.

I'm seriously loving this polish, and was sad to take it off last night, but I've got the Manicures of Christmas to attend to! I've got no idea if this polish will be available for purchase outside of the Mystery Bag in the future, but here's to hoping!!!


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