Thursday, 28 August 2014

Bargain Maybelline Forever Strong in 'Orange Couture'

It's been a while since I posted about nail polish so when I bought a few nail polishes from Fragrance Direct I figured it'd be rude not to share my thoughts. I absolutely love Fragrance Direct for nail polish, they seem to get some real gems in at a fraction of the price of what you'd find in stores. It's usually because the brand have changed the packaging or discontinued a line but there's absolutely nothing wrong with the product itself. The first one I'm sharing with you is Maybelline Forever Strong in 'Orange Couture'...
Maybelline Forever Strong 'Orange Couture' 99p Fragrance Direct

I would never normally consider wearing orange on my nails, I'd always considered it to be a bit too 'garish'; you know, the kind you'd wear when you were like 12 and think you were the bees knees? But this is such a gorgeous shade, bright and summery but also quite grown up. 

It did need 3/4 coats to give a proper opaque covering but I'm assuming they've done something to the new formula to rectify this? The brush is perfect, nice and wide but small enough for precision application (which is important when you don't have really long nails) and it's got quite a nice shiny finish. 

This older-packaging version is only 99p from Fragrance Direct which is an absolute steal, I highly recommend stocking up on polishes of every shade from there because you could save yourself a fortune!

What's your favourite thing to buy from Fragrance Direct?
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6 comments

  1. This is such a pretty polish x

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  2. These are my favourite drugstore formula of nail polish! I love Ceramic Blue! xx

    Gemma | missmakeupmagpie.com

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  3. What a pretty colo! I've always been a fan of orange nail polish!

    Jessica
    the.pyreflies.org

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  4. Love the colour of this! - Great for autumn!
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    x

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  5. This is such a beautiful colour! And as if it was 99p, that's so good!

    India / Touchscreens & Beautyqueens

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