NOTD – Ciate Paint Pots Plastic Fantastic

Posted by Lipglossiping On November - 27 - 2009

NOTDCiateplasticfantastic

So far, all the Ciates I’ve tried are consistent in formulation.  They’re thick but not quite gloopy and they dry like lightning.  If I knew how to thin nail polish down… I probably would with these.

If you’re quick enough, application is great!  It dries to a smooth glossy finish and lasts like the Duracell Bunny.

Plastic Fantastic is a great shade… it’s not mind-achingly beautiful, but it’s a solid mauvey pink which is sensible enough to be completely work safe.

Recommended.


5 Responses to “NOTD – Ciate Paint Pots Plastic Fantastic”

  1. Lisa says:

    You can buy Seche Vite Restore which thins down polish (and their top coat that gets mega thick!). I’ve not tried any Ciate polish yet, but it’s on to to-buy list, along with a zillion other polish brands 😉

  2. ndoodles says:

    You can always get a nail polish thinner… I’ve heard about them but I haven’t used them yet. Although, this color is really pretty 😀

  3. @Lisa – Thank You, I knew it was Seche Nails that did one, but I couldnt’ remember what it was called! xxxx

  4. @Ndoodles – I wonder if they’re easy to use, or if you can screw it up and ruin your polish? x

  5. ginny says:

    i’ve heard that adding the tinest amount of nail polish remover to your nail varnish, then shaking the bottle well thins the formula. just a tip!

Leave a Reply to Lipglossiping

RANDOM

Revolutionise your shopping experience with Clinique

We all know how it feels to sneak five minutes of our lunch break on the way back to the office with our sarnies.  Some …

The Lipstick Leauge - Week of 25.07.11

Question of the Week: – What’s your favorite skincare line? Answer: Elemis because their products are an unadulterated pleasure to use but I’m currently really …

Revlon Scented Nail Enamel in Peach Smoothie NOTD

Well, I’ve tried one and you still ain’t gonna convince me that I need scented nail polish.  Infact, if anything… the scent gave me a …

FOTD: Just the smallest hint of sparkle...

…and it is small, infact you probably can’t even tell it’s there – in which case, you’ll just have to trust. I have a few …

Food Friday: Summer grilling with the Tefal Optigrill

After spotting the Actifry cauliflower “rice” recipe that I blogged about a few weeks ago, Tefal got in touch to ask if I’d be interesting …

Limited Edition Vintage Pots from Bourjois

Ohhh Bourjois, my favourite high street brand.  It’s impossible to pronounce your name without doing a pouty french expression, it just doesn’t seem right. I’ve …

The UK beauty blogosphere is abuzz...

…with this wonderfully inventive “All I Want For Christmas” Advent Calender which has launched exclusively at Selfridges. They say: Comprising 24 windows behind which lie …

A hairy dilemma - your assistance please, dear readers!

I’m not a “hair” person.  Hairy, yes.  Hair. No. However, I have been a good girl for the last 6 months and have stopped over-processing …

Bare Escentuals Boutique, Covent Garden

Last week, when I was talking about the new Bare Escentuals Boutique on Neal Street I proclaimed: “I wish I had a picture to show …

Jurlique: A week of Giveaways – Rose Essentials Gift Set!

It’s gone a bit giveaway-crazy on Lipglossiping this month and the fun is going to continue as I line up some more great goodies for …

POPULAR

CLOSED: Competition Time: Givenchy Very Irresistible L'eau en Rose Perfume!

Want to really spoil Mum this Mother’s Day?  Or perhaps you just want to spoil yourself?  It’s ok… I won’t judge… there are plenty of …

CLOSED - Win it! The Body Shop Expert Brush Collection

I don’t know about you, but I woke up this morning with a distinct “Hello Monday morning, I’ve been expecting you…” kinda feeling.  Maybe it’s …

Win a gorgeous "glow" trio with prizes from Urban Decay, New CID, & Arbonne!

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED! WINNER IS: “IZABELLA” (COMMENT #96045) – WINNER HAS BEEN EMAILED!   It’s still January, the MET office have just issued yet another …

Hello? Is this thing on?

Phew, that was a little unexpected. For those of you who haven’t had the misfortune of reading my hand-wringing tweets and woe-ridden facebook updates, let …

Avoid the brush off with Oral-B Pro-Expert

There’s a new toothpaste in town. It’s lean, mean and err not very minty as it happens.  Featuring the revolutionary bacteria-busting ingredient Stabilised Stannous Flouride, …

Big savings on French Pharmacy brands, win my Escentual.com top picks!

I’m of the firm opinion that for the money, French pharmacy brands offer some of the best solutions for diffcult skin-types. Escentual.com have long been …

Win it! 3 EcoTools Bamboo Bronzer Brushes to win!

I’ve written about these before, you know I love them, I want you to love them too! So why not have a go at winning …

FOTD Busting out of the comfort zone!

You may recall my bitter moans last week about how when presented with a rare opportunity to spend an indecent amount of time playing with …

Dear Obesity...

We have been together for over 20 years, our lives so entwined that I’ve never been sure how to live without you.  I would like …

Urban Decay The Black Palette - Photos & Swatches

The soon-to-be-released Black Palette from US eyeshadow maestro’s Urban Decay is an altogether darker affair than the recent Naked set… The Black Palette includes 6, …

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads