Essie Jazz NOTD

Posted by Lipglossiping On May - 11 - 2010

I broke ’em while bowling at the Sleek MakeUP do last week *sniff*

Still, every cloud and all that… it gave me the opportunity to break out a nice nude in an attempt to elongate my fingers.

Essie’s Jazz is just that.  A great nude!  It’s slightly ‘dirty’ toned which I love!  It just gives it an edge.

Formula was fabulous… 2 coats gave plently of coverage and the quick-dry glossy finish meant that I didn’t need to top coat it at all.  A super mani for lazy sods like me!

Do you prefer nude polishes on long or short nails?  I can never decide which looks best!


15 Responses to “Essie Jazz NOTD”

  1. Charlie says:

    That is very nice indeed.

  2. Abbie says:

    love this colour on you!
    x

  3. Nishi says:

    Oooo me likey! looks very similar to the Nails Inc one on promo in boots atm. I might have to consider this for my next ebay purchase!

  4. liloo says:

    i love this. without wanting to sound weird, your fingers look yummie! very pretty and inspiring (lost all my nails too) might buy my first nude/greige polish against 2 bottles of coke and see for myself if it suits me.
    gah. i think you hypnotised us xx

  5. lara says:

    love this color and love the mannequin mani!

  6. Cheryl says:

    Love this colour! My nail polish want list keeps getting longer and longer :)

  7. Debz says:

    oooohhh preeeeettttyyy I suffered a tragic nail break last week too, I went with nails inc Mink which looks quite nice on short nails.

  8. Caitlin says:

    Usually nudes don’t ever do much for me… but for some reason this really calls to me!

  9. Rebecca says:

    I like nudes on all nail lengths!

  10. Jenni says:

    Yummy. I hate long nails. They make me feel queasy. That Essie has a lovely finish.

  11. Ashwini says:

    Beautiful shade and I love your short nails. They look so chic!

  12. Sara says:

    Personally, I think all polish looks better on short nails! No offense to anyone with longer nails because you should have whatever makes you happy, but I always think they look like claws! Haha. I like a little burst of color on the ends of my nails, so I keep them shorter and that nice squared round shape. My hands just also look better with a short nail, so I’m never really wanting to grow them 😉

  13. sizbelle says:

    i love nude shades esp on short to medium length nails..

  14. liloo says:

    @lipglossiping congratulations on your 600th blog reader ^_^

  15. Handbag.com says:

    The colour is amazing! I like nude on both long and short nails, it’s one of the only colours that looks good on both.
    http://www.handbag.com/beauty/Tried-and-Tested-Nude-Nail-Polish-Nubar/gallery

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