Ciate: Talent Scout NOTD

Posted by Lipglossiping On January - 13 - 2012

I prefer my wintery brights over summery brights.  My skintone loves raspberry, purples and red shades and I have to feel a little more ‘brave’ to wear skintone repel-ing orange, green and turquoise shades on my fingers.  This is one of the main reasons for my love of Ciate’s Talent Scout.  It’s a bold purple that reminds me of juicy damsons!

A little unforgiving to ridged nails, though probably nothing a basecoat wouldn’t have prevented – Talent Scout is a two-coater with a creme finish.  Drying time was also good.

Ciate Talent Scout is available to purchase online at PowderRooms, priced at £9.00


9 Responses to “Ciate: Talent Scout NOTD”

  1. redtiger21 says:

    That is very, very pretty! What I’d call a proper purple!

  2. Rina says:

    Oooh. Have been wanting Dutch ’Ya Just Love OPI? from the Spring 2012 collection, but I think I like this more…

  3. You can’t beat a good purple…and this looks like a beaut! Want.

  4. Pandora says:

    Ciate polish rocks. This looks so deliciously rich!

  5. gio says:

    That’s so lovely!

  6. Lois says:

    That colour is beautiful! Definitely found the latest colour to add to my collection haha :)

    xx

  7. Vonvon says:

    That’s such a beautiful color! Bright and classy!

  8. Caroline says:

    Very nice! I’m always drawn to purple nail polish and as a result, about 50% of my collection is purple-based. Still, one more wouldn’t hurt! :)

  9. I love Ciate’s polishes and that is such a gorgeous shade :)

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