Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Illamasqua Faux Pas

You know how I love purples and unique nail polishes, and this is exactly it.  Like all Illamasqua nail varnishes, Faux Pas is easy to apply.  I really like the rubbery finish on this one, and the color is very rich.

Where to order: http://www.sephora.com/ color chart here









Layering Order:
Nailtek Foundation II
2 coats Illamasqua Faux Pas
no topcoat in these pictures

BONUS PICTURES - Illamasqua Faux Pas with Ozotic 528








5 comments:

  1. Um, can you say gorgeous? I love purples and you've blown me away. Love, love, love.

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  2. Nice :) I have being wearing so many glitters that i feel i should be giving some of the creme finishes some love :p

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  3. Oh my gosh I love this whole Illamasqua collection... was it LE? Maybe I could still get my hands on it... it looks AMAZING with 528! Best glitter ever!

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  4. It looks beautiful with the topcoat. Faux Pas is also the same colour as Revlon Rock (but that's glossy, add a matte topcoat!).

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  5. @ Amanda: thank you, this purple definitely falls under the gorgeous category.

    @ All Things Shiny: thanks! if you like creams, you will love Illamasqua.

    @ Laura: I'm not sure if it's LE but it's still available at sephora and on the illa site :)

    @ Fab Fingertips: I tried adding matte top coat to China Glaze Grape Pop (which is exactly the same color) and I didn't get the same effect. I might do a comparison in the future so you can see what I mean, but, bottom line is: this finish is very different from a matte finish, this is a rubbery finish.

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