Barielle Shades Belly Dance NOTD

Posted by Lipglossiping On July - 20 - 2010

Yep, it looks different on the nail to how it looks in bottle.  I much prefer it on the nail too!

In reality, Barielle Belly Dance is cooler… more violet toned than it appears in the bottle, making it slightly more unusual than initial impressions suggest.

Application was good, a little thin but only 2 coats to achieve opacity.  There’s a hint of silver sparkle which gives it an extra-glossy looking finish.

I like this shade a lot and wear has been great… 3 days, no chips – a little tip wear which isn’t that noticeable because of the nudey shade.  A great everyday polish that has sophistication without being high maintenance.


7 Responses to “Barielle Shades Belly Dance NOTD”

  1. Jenni says:

    Exactly as you just said. Wish I’d said that!

  2. Kimberley says:

    Hi Charlotte, I recieved my BeautyBlender yesterday! Thank you Hun. This colour is lovely, looks pretty similar to Supermodel by Leighton Denny…

    http://beautifullyflourished.blogspot.com/

  3. redtiger21 says:

    I like this- looks grown- up and stylish.

  4. gio says:

    Love this color, it looks so pretty and elegant.

  5. Rebecca says:

    I love nude polishes for the reasons you described. I’m wearing one right now. I especially love the shimmer in this one.

  6. liloo says:

    here’s another brand i never heard of before reading your blog. this is a gorgeous shade, it reminds me of the estee lauder shade that you and charlie, lady of the lane like but i much prefer this one. love it.
    do you know what i would love on lipglossiping? a way to favourite my favourite posts and go back on them, other than saving them manually into a favourite folders and being stuck to have to use the same computer to access this folder. you’re going to say facebook, now? are you.
    1. i hate facebook
    2. my account was disabled for some obscure reason

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

Jemma Kidd Air Kiss Gloss Trio

Despite the ill-thought out blog name… I’m not actually a big fan of lip gloss.  There, I’ve said it. For one… is there anything more …

The Lipstick League - 29.7.13

Question of the Week – Is there a beauty trend that is “out” that you wish were “in”? If so, what is it? Answer – …

Molton Brown Navigations Through Scent: Facebook App and Complimentary Samples

I wrote about Molton Brown‘s new fine fragrance line back at the end of July (how quickly is this year whizzing through?) but I thought …

The tale of the toffee nut latte...

I know you’re all raring to get back into some beauty-related ponderings (heaven knows, I am!) – but I wanna take a minute to share …

The Cutting Room Floor #2

It’s true, we don’t have much need (where did I put my umbrella?) for protecting our locks against sun damage on these drizzly shores at …

The Lipstick League - Week of 14.11.11

Question of the Week: – If you could eliminate one thing from your morning beauty routine, so that you never had to do it again, …

Sleek Oh So Special Palette: Yeah, you might *need* this one

£6.49, Superdrug… if you’re lucky.  If you’re not so fortunate… there’s always the Sleek website or eBay but if you know you’re going that route, …

Staying Perfect with Boots No7

Whenever I buy from Boots No7, I feel like I’m taking a bit of a gamble.  Each purchase I make tends to polarise my opinion …

Pink Week! Nails Inc Poppy Delevingne Pinkie Pink Polish

What is it? A pretty polish packed with micro and medium-sized pink glitter particles. There are two special versions, with lids designed by both Poppy …

W-w-w-w-w-w-Wipeout!

duh duh duh duh duh duh duh duh…. or something… Facial Wipes… we know that we’re not supposed to rely on them right?  I mean… …

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 …

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 …

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, …

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