Urban Decay Psychedelic Sister NOTD

Posted by Lipglossiping On June - 3 - 2010

Slowly making my way through the Urban Decay Summer of Love nail kit (£17.50) and I’m currently sporting Psychedelic Sister!

Described as a bright coral, but it isn’t.  It’s far too red to qualify as coral.  However, it’s a beautiful shade of red meets salmon pink.  It shouldn’t work, but it does!

3 coats (as most of these seem to need) for a good finish, my one complaint is that I’ve got more tip wear than normal AND a chip *sharp intake of breath* on only my first full day of wear.  Can’t count, that’s two complaints… oh well.  You can see the chip on my index fingernail and the tip wear on the middle.

I don’t usually get chips, soooooooo it’s something that is noticeable when I do.

See my other swatches from the collection:

Aquarius
Woodstock
The Whole Kit

Some of you ladies have your Summer of Love nail kits now, how are you liking them?  Have you spotted them in Debenhams yet or is it only some Boots that have put them up?


7 Responses to “Urban Decay Psychedelic Sister NOTD”

  1. Sophie says:

    Very pretty summery colour :) Great for the tootsies too I think!

  2. liloo says:

    yum, this is gorgeous. thank you for doing this for us.
    like you wished the other day, i also hope they sell them individually.

  3. Jenni says:

    Great colour. Not getting them if they chip like that though. Bad news.

  4. Pinch says:

    Ouch, that’s not good enough! It’s too bad really, because the colour is very pretty indeed :)

  5. Thom_cat says:

    I love that colour!

  6. gio says:

    It’s too bad it chips so soon, the color’s gorgeous!

  7. Hmm I don’t like it as much as Aquarius, but I LOVE the name 😀

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