Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Chanel Le Vernis Nail Colour in 489 Rose Insolent - Swatches & Review

For more swatches please look at the haul post I did on this... here.

Here are pics from that post:



One coat:


Two coats:


Swatched on fake nail wheels:

One coat:


Two coats:


Packaging
4.9/5
No complaints here except that there are kinda like 2 caps and I am lazy about that and maybe there should only be one? But the fat cap would annoy me. Lol... So yea...

Application
The brush appears to be a bit on the smaller side but not too much of a hassle - it just takes more strokes to apply.

Formula
This lasted about 4 days without chipping (minus one fingernail), and minor wearing on the edges - which is normal. I used Seche Vite on top. It was quite quick drying as well.

Would I repurchase?
Not this particular shade because although I do like it (I wore this non-stop for two manis!! That's how much I liked it!), I find it a bit loud? for me! I WOULD DEFINATELY, if I have the chance (and funds!!) buy other shades. :)

Overall?
4.9/5



What do you think of this shade? What is your fave brand of nail polish? To this day, I think Chanel is topping my list! :)


Lara xo

 


6 comments:

  1. Oooh, I like this colour! :D This post makes me a little bit more interested in Chanel nail polish! :P
    How much was it?

    Oh, and also, you SHOULD purchase the Sleek palette! I bought mine from Ebay for around $AU15 which included shipping! I think that's pretty inexpensive. :3

    I hope all has been well. xx

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  2. Hey Ailing!

    I've replied on your blog but as I've said in my reply... Chanel nail polish retails at Aust. Chanel counters for AU$49 but I picked this up at Aust. duty free for only AU$29! :D Awesome right?

    & AU$15 for the sleek palette is a great deal! Gotta lurve ebay! :D

    Lara xo

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  3. i think that color is gorgeous! and if you can't be loud on your nails, where else? :P
    thanks for stopping by my blog! :)

    Beauty Bag 411

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  4. Love love love the shade!

    PopBlush xo

    www.makeupandhairfrenzy.blogspot.com

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