Wednesday, December 21, 2011

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Ludurana - Maravilhosa holographic

Bad luck comes in threes right?  I'm officially up to five, the last straw for me on Tuesday night was breaking a nail!  Damn it! I'm now totally nubbinized with the shortest nails I've had for a few years.

I've noticed a few girls sporting nubbins at the moment.  Maybe it's cause of the time of year when we are all rushing around to get things done.  I certainly know that is the case for me.  I broke the nail on my car steering wheel.  And you know what, I seem to break a disproportionate number of nails somehow relating to my car.  Closing the door is a doozie for me, when you fingers slip off the door at the tip and flick, there goes one or two nails!

These aren't my nubbins, this is a swatch I did two weeks ago.  This is Ludurana Maravilhosa.  Google translates Maravilhosa to 'Wonderful', but surely it means 'Marvelous' (Damn it, now I have that Twelfth Man song in my head - if you know the song I mean then your a true Aussie who's getting a bit long in the tooth!)

As you can see Maravilhosa is a blue toned light pink holographic polish with a chrome metallic base.


The formula for this was OK, but again I got some small bubbles on a few fingers.  




Here is a shade comparison photo with Maravilhosa, Ozotic 516 and Hits Hestia.  All three of these polishes are very very similar.



Quick, off to finish my current mani.  Good night and I hope none of you break a nail!

13 comments:

  1. The Brasilian market of nail polish is getting better everyday.
    Tuli

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  2. Yesterday my pinky nail caught on something and ripped. It wasn't below the quick, so I'm not that upset. That stuff hurts! I don't always cut all my nails if one breaks, but I decided to last night. it definitely is nubbin time of year!

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  3. I broke my nails too): So I can empathise! I tagged you in my Top 10 award!

    http://notskindeep.onsugar.com

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  4. Gorgeous as usual - wow, the pink holos are really similar

    Sending fast nail growth vibes!

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  5. I've got nubs too. They are slowly growing out tho, very slowly. :(

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  6. 'Tis the season of the Nubbins
    Fa la lala lah, lala la lah! :)

    I think you're right - we are all moving too fast for our own good! Very pretty polish - so feminine!

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  7. It's absolutely nubbin time of year!!! I had to chop mine down last week too :(

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  8. Cool!
    By the way, "maravilhosa"does mean wonderful =P

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  9. Sorry you broke a nail :(
    That is a great color! Love holos!

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  10. This Mani is great looking... it's really wonderful like the nail polishe's name

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  11. This Mani is great looking... it's really wonderful like the nail polishe's name

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