Get pretty with Pixi #20! Sparkly Red Valentine’s Nails!

Posted by Lipglossiping On February - 10 - 2012

I think there’s an unwritten law that allows only this much red glitter on two days of the year: Christmas Day and Valentine’s Day.  Pixi nail polish in #20 is a dense red glitter suspended in a pink/red jelly base… it’s a proper pow-pow bling-fest on the nails and needs 2/3 coats to ensure even distribution.

If you don’t like the rough finish, you’re gonna need a couple of coats of topper to smooth out that much of a glitter party but those brighter flakes sing out loud in the sunshine!

Pixi Nail Polishes are priced at £10 each and available instore or online from Pixi Beauty


13 Responses to “Get pretty with Pixi #20! Sparkly Red Valentine’s Nails!”

  1. Safoora Abbasi says:

    That colour looks so pretty and its nice to see that it only need 2/3 coats rather than neediing at least 4 like usual glitters do!! x

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  2. That looks stunning. Wow. I bet removal is a pain though!

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  3. This is beautiful!

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  4. Trisha says:

    Pretty! I’d totally wear it.

    And…I hope the only-this-much-glitter-on-Christmas-and-Valentine’s-Day never becomes a rule. I’d be breaking it all the time. ;)

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  5. This is a gorgeous red!

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  6. Victoria says:

    Wow that is SUCH a beautiful red!!

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  7. Bee says:

    That’s a gorgeous photo and a stunning shade on you, love it!

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  8. Cotton Candy says:

    this red is so so cute!

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  9. gio says:

    What a beautiful red!

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  10. [...] Get pretty with Pixi #20 Sparkly Red Valentine’s Nails! This is the most gorgeous shade of Ruby! [...]

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  11. Dija says:

    Beautiful colour and very pretty. Reminds me of a glitter red I got from Pop Beauty a few Christmas’s ago. Think it was actually called Xmas.

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  12. Jayne says:

    What a yummy looking polish, how did you find it to remove? Was it as difficult as most glitter polishes?

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