Pretty in Pink Nails

Pretty in Pink Nails

I have been loving pink nails as summer turns to autumn.These are my top 3 pink nail polish from my collection. They are maybe more summery than September allows but I am not ready for the colder weather and dark nights!

Chanel in 535 May: Chanel nail polish is an indulgence, this one was a gift from my boyfriend, don’t know if I would pay full whack myself. Saying that I love this colour, it is the softest pink of the 3 and it feels so ladylike and elegant to wear.

Essie in Lovie Dovie With the best name of the bunch, this is a vibrant girly pink which gives a rich colour in two coats. It feels fun to wear and perfect for those last couple days of sunshine.

I was really impressed by the wear time on this polish and found the application really good.

No7 in Pink Grapefruit A hot pink colour which I love on my toes. Wear time is average.

Will be breaking out the darker fall colours soon though!.

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Pretty in Pink Lips

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The summer sunshine (long may it last) has inspired me to break out the pink lipstick.  Pink is one of my favourite colours, bright vibrant pink the best of all. I love a pink lipcolour when wearing  my big sunglasses  as they give colour while my eye-make-up hidden away. If you are interested I did a post on my new (well newish now) Fendi sunglasses which I am completely in love with. The 5 product pictured are the Pinks I have been reaching for (apart from this week of course as I am on a limited Shop my Stash challenge)

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In no particular order, I have Natural Collection Moisture Shine in Pink Orchid. If you aren’t sure about a bright pink lip this is a fab one to try as at around £2 you don’t risk much if you don’t love it/wear often.  It has a slight metallic undertone which I won’t usually go for but it works here.

An other favourite of mine is Revlon Just Bitten Kissable in Sweetheart. This is the first of the crayon lipsticks I bought and I really like the easy application, especially in the heat . It also smells of lovely minty goodness, definitely the best scented lipstick in my collection.

My love of bold lips does get curbed on work days- not sure my workplace could handle it or maybe I just need a bit more confidence to pull it off. For work days I gravitate to my Chanel lipsticks which provide a softer pretty pink lip. I know I have said it before but I do love Chanel packaging, it so elegant. The two pictured are Aventure which offers high shine and Magnolia a  rosier colour.

Finally, the newest pink in my collection  is Sleek Gloss Me in Rose which provides a high shine pink with an almost rosegold shimmer undertone. Sleek is a new brand to me, I have heard lots about it and a recent offer in Boots finally got me to part with my cash. Impressed so far. Minor point but I really enjoy the square packaging, stops it rolling away- so simple yet so haandy when applying make-up on the move!

What is your favourite pink lip products?

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