China Glaze – On Safari Collection: Desert Sun NOTD

Posted by Lipglossiping On September - 10 - 2012

If Kalahari Kiss is a Caramac bar…. then Desert Sun (sticking with the confectionary theme) would be a… a radioactive Daim bar?  It’s like caramel, gone a bit nuclear.

Desert Sun is a dirtied orange, very Autumnal and kinder to us cool-toned skintones.  It reminds me a bit of those giant orange slugs!  You know the ones I mean!

Now that I’ve completely put you off the actual colour, I should say that the formula on this one was nice, opaque in two coats – none of that runny but thick crap, it’s just thick.  But in a good, spreadable way.  Two coats are shown without a top coat.  I know, glossy right?  I’m liking this formula.

China Glaze Desert Sun is available to buy online at BeautyBay.com, priced at £6.95

* press sample


4 Responses to “China Glaze – On Safari Collection: Desert Sun NOTD”

  1. Jenni says:

    I like this one. To me Dime bars will remain….Dime bars.

  2. Well i have never laid eyes on a slug THAT colour, needless to say i cant stop staring, what an odd colour. Not are if i like r dislike it xx

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

Charles Worthington Miracle Repair Elixir Oil

Argan Oil (and the like) has done for leave-in hair serums what the Hummingbird Bakery did for cupcakes.  I have spoken to plenty of women …

Arse about Face!

What do YOU do at 11pm?  Normal people go to bed, weird semi-insomniac types start pissing about with makeup.  They challenge themselves to use all …

NYX Eye Shadows - Swatches

You’ve already seen the lipsticks from my Cherry Culture NYX haul… Now it’s time for the eye shadows! I wasn’t sure what to expect.  I’d …

The most expensive perfume in the world

I sniffed it… and I liked it! No1 by Clive Christian is something a bit special, £2700 special to be exact (though the special Imperial …

Deal Alert: 5 Nails Inc. polishes only £10 - TODAY ONLY

Available today while stocks last you can purchase 5 full size Nails Inc. products for only £10! (shipping £3.95) Your Lucky Dip order will include: …

Urban Decay Black Palette - Simple FOTD

I ‘created’ (ooh get me!) this FOTD using the new Urban Decay Black Palette before I discovered the beauty of these shadows over Fyrinnae’s Pixie …

Beauty Blog Link Love - 8th May 2011

~ Got a lipstick too pale to use straight from the bullet? Regretting buying it? Beauty’s Bad Habit shows you 10 ways to use pale …

This morning's post is over on Zuneta!

I got sent some Rouge Bunny Rouge goodies to try and I attempt a monochromatic FOTD with them! Click the logo to go read the …

Are you a collector?

I appreciate a beautifully kept semi-pristine makeup collection.  I understand that cosmetics are completely functional objects with shelf lives and shades that fall in and …

Overhauling my dental routine before it's too late!

My Dad ensured that, growing up, I was registered with a great dentist and that when the time came, I had access to whatever appropriate …

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