Barry M Cobalt Blue

Dusty, muted colours usually make me feel like wearing something bright after them (and vice versa). I also wanted to try out another new brand for me — Barry M. πŸ™‚ I recently acquired their Christmas Gift set of four polishes, and for my first Barry M experience, I used my favourite of the set — Cobalt Blue — which is a super pretty vivid medium blue creme.

Well, I have to say, my first impressions are good! πŸ˜€ I only needed one coat of polish for an even and opaque result.


I seriously love this shade of blue. πŸ™‚

I was all set to keep this manicure for a couple of days at least (I love the colour that much) but unfortunately this chipped on me pretty badly in 24 hrs. 😦 I had major tip wear on all my nails, and a chunk out of my left pinky. I’d wrapped my tips as usual with Seche Vite, but it didn’t help in this case.

I don’t know, maybe my nails just don’t like something in Barry M’s formula…

By the way, I got my Bundle Monster plates today! Yay! πŸ˜€ I need to play with them soon. I bet Cobalt Blue will make a good stamping polish, it’s so pigmented and thick…. need to test that. πŸ˜‰


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