China Glaze On Safari Collection: Kalahari Kiss NOTD

Posted by Lipglossiping On September - 5 - 2012

Today’s NOTD features a new shade from the China Glaze On Safari collection, it’s an unusual one for me to pick out to wear… warm-toned nudes are not my cup of tea, even though this one does actually look quite like a cup of tea.

Look.

Or as my ma would call it, “gnats piss”.

Ok, it’s not really very tea-like after all is it?  I got carried away with that one.  Still, it’s a pretty edgy choice for my tastes and I kinda like it.

The formula was good, better than CG’s summer offerings which were all-at-once watery and thick – this one applies smoothly with a good amount of pigmentation that provided full opacity in just two coats.

China Glaze Kalahari Kiss is available to buy instore at Sallys and online at BeautyBay.com, priced at £6.95

What do you make of the shade?  Would you wear it?

* press sample


8 Responses to “China Glaze On Safari Collection: Kalahari Kiss NOTD”

  1. Lily says:

    Reminds me of Caramac bars. Mmmm. Caramac. I quite like it but it would look a bit odd on me, since I’m more or less yellow myself ahaha :)

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  2. Leanne says:

    Hahaha. I read the first sentence and thought ‘Tea? TEA?! More like gnat’s piss!’.

    Then I read the next sentence. Your mum is cool. :-D

    Lily is right, it looks like the color of Caramac bars!

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  3. Kelly says:

    I like these shades…………… on other people! When I wear them I just get bored!

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  4. I love this colour! Really unusual but beautiful :)

    Danielle x

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  5. Sydney says:

    I can’t help but like any colour you review as your nails are just so wonderful and perfect looking it is hard to think too badly of the colour!

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  6. I’ve ummed and arred over this shade for so long now, and at the moment I am at “arr” but I don’t know if that is good or not. It looks very nice on you though.

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  7. liloo says:

    I just want to eat this colour, it reminds me of a vanilla mousse. I dont know if it will suit me though but it suits you so nicely
    liloo/@tsunimee xx

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  8. [...] Kalahari Kiss is a Caramac bar…. then Desert Sun (sticking with the confectionary theme) would be a… [...]

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