Dior Azur topped with Eclosion

Happy Easter!


I haven’t got a special Easter manicure but decided for something colourful the days before Easter, Azur topped with Eclosion. I was really sick of cold wet (and icy) days and wanted something bright, to invite Spring.

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But then it snowed the next day! :mrgreen: This was taken after swimming, on my way home. Just notice the snow in the background. 😮

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Nevertheless a close-up. Of the nails, not the snow of course. 😉

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For the actual Easter days I decided on Glory, which is currently on my nails.


Glitter by Claire’s over Dior Optic White

I found this glitter top coat by Claire’s in my stash (I don’t think it has a proper name, at least I could not find any), took it to my mother’s and layered it over Dior Optic White.


One coat of the glitter over two coats Optic White. No idea for how long I’ve had the Claire’s, five years at least I assume.

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[Chanel] Black Métamorphosis (over Blanc White)

So here is Black Métamorphosis, a transparent, black-tinted effect top coat. Looks nice in the bottle, at least …

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I layered Black Métamorphosis over Blanc White, i. e. two coats of Blanc White and two coats of Black Métamorphosis. No clear top coat in this case, since it was just a swatch. Because I didn’t fell for this look. I should probably have added a third coat of Black Métamorphosis? Not sure.

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[Chanel] Le Top Coat Clarté (over Wet ‘n’ Wild I Need A Refresh-Mint)

When it came to Le Top Coat Clarté, I had no particular idea about how to wear it. Its effect is beautiful, not too subtle, creating a pearl-like finish that is slightly iridescent and contains shimmer. It has a milky base and would give the nails a fresh, classy look when applied on its own.

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So when I had I Need A Refresh-Mint on my nails (which I have not yet shown), I just topped it with Le Top Coat Clarté the next day. Really liked the result.





Since the fine pink shimmer is visible in the bottle but not in the pictures above, here is a close up view.

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