Friday, December 16, 2011

China Glaze Poinsettia

A. Ma. Zing.

That, in a nutshell, is Poinsettia.

My polish angel, Nory, sent Poinsettia to me in our December swap because she knows my love for all things red polish.  But this is just not your average red polish.  From the China Glaze Let it Snow Collection, Poinsettia has a really magical quality that makes me giddy when I wear it.

Poinsettia embodies this season's red: jolly, luscious, and whimsical.  The color of snow berries, this semi-jelly is a juicy red with a slight coral pink undertone that applies smoothly and beautifully.  On my fair skin, I really see this color pop, quite like the snow berries below.


So with that picture and description in mind, how perfect is this red for the holiday season?

While I can see myself wearing this CG to death through spring and summer, there's something about this red that resonates this winter.  Ugh, I can't wait to wear this again!  

How do you ladies feel about this red?  Same ol', same ol' or something special?


  1. Pointsettia is lovely!  And thanks for starting the Glitter in my veins badge, it found its way to me and it was fun putting a glitter post together!

  2. I'm so glad you like the badge! Congrats on receiving it!

    I just checked out your blog, it looks great! I can't wait to read more :)

  3. It's definitely a must-have for all red lacquer lovers.

  4. Now I want it for myself LOL! Truly very lovely! Love the Jelly factor.

  5. Thanks to my fairy polish godmother ;)

  6. this is a great red!! looks amazing!!

  7. To me it is definitely something special.  :D  I really REALLY like this red polish!

  8. That's a beautiful red!  It kind of reminds me of Zoya's Sooki polish.  I just got my poinsettia was gigantic!

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