Thursday, March 17, 2011

Sally Hansen Gentle Blossom

Happy St. Patrick's Day! We all know what the means. It's time for some green. Greens and I don't have the strongest of polish relationships, but a few of us get along well. My biggest green struggle is those in the mint category. I don't think this next Sally Hansen color and I play well together, but it was worth a try.


Gentle Blossom
Gentle Blossom is a light mint green with a silvery shimmer.

I don't know, this just isn't working for me. This looks too stark against my skin. I also found the color to look a bit "chalky", which can happen with some pastel shades. This color makes my hands look red as anything :-/. It's a shame because the color itself is beautiful. As of now the only mint green that works for me is Sinful Colors Mint Apple. I decided to wear Mint Apple today instead.

Happy Thursday!

6 comments:

  1. This is such a pretty color. I love Mint Apple! It looks like candy coating

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  2. That colors is really nice. Have you tried doing some nail art with the color. These colors tend to look really nice with aqua glitter sponged on the tips. Just a tip. Lol

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  3. This is a really pretty color! Sorry it didn't work out well on you! Still looks great though!

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  4. i love minty colors! i prefer ones with a creme finish but this one looks nice with just a hint of shimmer

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  5. Really pretty! :)

    I did a mint mani for St. Patty's too. You can check it out on my blog (my latest post) if ya want.

    Xx Leslie

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