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China Glaze Glow with the Flow

Glow with the Flow by China Glaze

China Glaze Electric Nights Glow with the Flow

China Glaze Glow with the Flow

Glow with the Flow by China Glaze

Polishes Used:

1 Coat Beauty Secrets Ridge Filler
4 Coats China Glaze Glow with the Flow
1 Coat SinfulColors Clear Coat
1 Coat Seche Vite

Neons are made for Mondays, right? What better way to get up and get moving than with outrageously bright nails like these? That "case of the Mondays" won't know what hit it!

Last Friday, I stopped by my local Sally Beauty Supply in hopes of finding the OPI Colorpaints Collection. It was nowhere to be found, but I did find a couple of goodies.

May 2015 Sally Beauty Haul
Sally Beauty Haul

Glow with the Flow was one of them, and I'm seriously glad I picked it up. I have a neon pink polish, but it's more of the orange/yellow leaning variety than this. I tend to shy away from blue-toned pinks, but then I wear them and can't remember why I do that.

Application was really good. A little streaky on the first coat, but nothing like the problematic neon formula from China Glazes past. Sunsational Collection, what? Still trying to figure out how to make those work. My craving for neon right now is too strong, though. So... 2nd coat filled in more. Most people would probably be opaque at 3... I could've sworn I saw a few little lines, so I added a 4th coat to really make sure.

I'm really loving this color on my nails right now. So much so, that I think I might paint my toes with Glow with the Flow. I usually try to stay neutral with my toes, but this would just look so summery! Right now, I'm wearing A Latte Love, and I'm not liking it on my toes as much as I thought I would. But Glow with the Flow is like summer in a bottle. If you don't own a neon pink like this, you should definitely pick it up before you can't find it anymore!



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