Urban Decay Shine On Nail Polish NOTD

Posted by Lipglossiping On July - 9 - 2010

My final polish from the Urban Decay Summer of Love Nail Set.  I don’t know what took me so long to give this one a spin… look how beautiful it is!

It’s golden without being brassy… bronze without being orange.  It’s quite hard to describe.  A metallic finish that looks beautifully smooth on the nail.  I wasn’t expecting this to suit me, but it suits me very well.

3 coats to achieve a full, opaque finish.  I think this may be my favourite from the set.  I’m truly surprised by how much I love this one!  Longevity on this was also the best… 5 days before I even saw tip wear.  That’s pretty amazing no?

Ugh, I die when I look at that picture… it captures it well… how can it be so metallic and bronzed yet understated.  If I could buy this in a large size bottle, I would.

I’ve attached links to the other polishes from the set including the overview… if you haven’t seen them already – check ’em out!

Urban Decay Summer of Love Nail Kit – Overview
Aquarius NOTD
Magic Bus NOTD
Hashbury NOTD
Woodstock NOTD
Love Love Light NOTD
Psychedelic Sister NOTD
Shine On NOTD


16 Responses to “Urban Decay Shine On Nail Polish NOTD”

  1. Joyce says:

    I love that color!!! I think I need to get those nail polishes now!!! :)

  2. Julia says:

    That is so stunning…:) It really is very pretty, it’s the sort of color you might see on a hand in a neo classical or rubenesque painting…

  3. Lindsay says:

    Love this colour so much. It’s the same colour I use on my eyes from their book of shadows…love it.

  4. Sophia says:

    What a pretty color. Very bold and shiny! Love it. For me though, I’d rather go a little wild with turquoise nails. After all, I’ve heard in so many places that it is one of the big colors of the summer. Thanks for sharing this and cute blog too!

    • I did turquoise to death a little in the Spring… though I’m looking forward to a new Eyeko turquoise that should be heading my way. Also, I still haven’t gotten round to wearing my CG For Audrey yet!

  5. Anjali says:

    Great shade on you!!!

  6. ooh, love this shade! i normally don’t like bronze colours coz a lot of them seem a little on the orange side, but this is perfect!

  7. Helen says:

    That’s one seriously yummy colour…..looks gorgeous.

  8. gio says:

    Very pretty, looks great on you!

Leave a Reply to Julia

RANDOM

BBC Children in Need Appeal Day at Boots HQ

Thirty One years.  That’s how long the BBC’s Children in Need appeal has been raising money for disadvantaged children in the UK.  We’re all familiar …

Au Revoirs Les Micellars! Out with the old, in the with the new...

Don’t panic!  I’m not really saying goodbye to the much-loved micellar craze! Au contraire (Rodney), I haven’t found a better complement to my skincare routine …

Clinique Chubby Sticks for Eyes in Lots o' Latte & Whopping Willow

When you’ve got a good thing going, the wise among us know to keep running with it. Which is exactly what Clinique are doing with …

NOTD - Nails Inc. - Victoria

Victoria is a perfect Autumn/Winter deep claret shade.  Application was fine, the above shows 2 coats. I have a problem with this polish though.  Can …

Another for the collection... Bobbi Brown Illluminating Bronzer in Bali Brown

I like these Bobbi Brown Illuminating Bronzers… they’re lovely for fair skin types who quite like the idea of bronzers but just don’t really know …

Follow Lipglossiping on Bloglovin/Email/Twitter etc etc!

How do you keep subscribed to my (almost) daily updates.  You know, since 2009 there have been over 2750 of them!  That’s a lot of …

A Week in Devon (Part Two)

Ok, I promise – enough with the holiday photos after this and back to the regular beauty stuff.  I’ve got to pull myself out of …

Who needs the Costas? Duty Free prices this Summer at Debenhams!

I’ve just received word of something tres exciting to interrupt a boring Monday! Debenhams have announced today that they’ll be slashing the VAT on over …

Le Metier de Beaute now available at Selfridges

The one saving grace that enables me to keep my spends in check at the Le Metier counter is the fact that it’s a little …

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