Monday, November 25, 2013

Sally Hansen - Sugar Shimmer in Sugar Plum

Hope you all are having a fantastic Monday.  I'm doing a little cleaning with a LOT of The Tudors.  Don't ask me why I haven't gotten into till now.  I think some of it is the fact I just finished Steve Barry's The Kings Deception which is about Queen Elizabeth being a man....A MAN I tell you!  Anywhoo.....I guess it's better than playing ACIV all day, right?


I was strolling through Fred Meyer's the other day, when I laid eyes on the new Sally Hansen Sugar Shimmer's.  And lo and behold, they were B2G1F.  I think the difference between the Sugar Coat's and the Sugar Shimmer is the addition of shimmer in, well, the shimmers, lol.

The first one I chose to wear was Sugar Plum.  It's a medium pink with TONS of gold shimmer.  Very, very pretty!  I can't say I've seen shimmer in a textured polish before, but I think I like it!  This might be the first texture I've actually wanted to cover with topcoat. 


This tone of pink was very flattering on my skin tone.  Though I will say it's a bit "mature" for me....I still enjoy it.


I did end up wearing three coats, as two was a bit too sheer.  It was easy to apply, and dried fast (for a texture).

Anyone else excited for Thanksgiving?  Thanksgiving is actually one of my favorite holidays.  I think it has something to do with the food.....and lord knows how much I LOVE food!! : )

I'm going to be making this dish again this year.  It turned out so freaking amazing last year.  Seriously, y'all should make it!  And because I love the Pioneer Woman, I'm going to try this one as well!

3 comments:

  1. So beautiful on you! I don't think I could pull this color off, but I NEEEEEEEEEED some of these sugar shimmers. After I saw a post on Nouveau Cheap last week, I knew I was a goner!

    Also, will there be lumpia or pancit at your Thanksgiving? Since my uncle is ordering dinner from somewhere, all bets are off this year.

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  2. You could probably pull this color off, we have similar skin tones, but well, pink...not everyone's cup o tea. I also got the mint (which I can't wait!!) and the teal. They look AWESOME in the bottle, though I wish the mint had more gold shimmer. Which reminds me I need to post SC Treasure Chest which is a fucking mazing!


    Well there will definitely be lumpia, cause what's a Filipino family dinner without it? And I'm assuming one of my aunts will make some pancit (which btw is super easy to make, which I found out last year!). BUT I had some at my cousin's babyshower this weekend (though there was no Chinese sausage, WTF Filipino caterer?!? That's the best part!). Lumpia and pancit are the only Filipino food's I can eat without getting sick. I've learned my lesson!

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  3. Wow it looks beautiful, I love the gold too! Happy thanksgiving :)

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