Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Finger Paints Twisted over Milani Yellow Whiz

So this is something I don't usually wear. I'm not a big fan of warm colors in general and the idea of yellow nail polish just reminds me of how stained my actual nails are. I decided to branch out though and try something I'm not use to. At first I had applied Mellow Yellow by Sally Hansen to my nails, but the formula was so thin and watery and it just became a complete mess. So the next day I went out with some friends and they took me to Walgreens so I could replace my yellow. So I picked up Yellow Whiz by Milani. How funny is that name?

Indoors, no flash
How pretty is that? The formula was ok, but I would say it was good for a yellow polish. A little thin but not runny. I used about 3 or 4 coats if the nail needed it. I think I may have changed my mind about yellow nail polish.

So after I put it on I thought "Wouldn't it be pretty if I put more colors on top and make it look carnival-esque?" Loving flakies as much as I do, I decided to layer two coats of Finger Paints Twisted over it.

Milani Yellow Whiz, $4.79 at Walgreens and Finger Paints Twisted, $5.49 at Sally's
Twisted is the most colorful of the Special Effects collection, it has red, blue, orange, green, and more. The end result was really cute and springy!

Indoors w/ flash
Indoors w/o flash
Indirect sunlight w/o flash
Indirect sunlight w/o flash
The yellow made all of the flakies really soft pretty pastel tones. I will forever love flakies.

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Jenney

3 comments:

  1. Table or desk top? But I really like the use of flakies with an none typical color, ie black. It looks great.

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  2. Thank you! And not quite. It's an unusual item to use

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  3. these remind me of rain shoes! mlao

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