25 Jan 2013

Illamasqua I'mperfection collection nail polish swatches - scarce, speckle, mottle, fragile and freckle

Last night I went along to see the new I'mperfection collection from Illamasqua.  There was such a lot to see so I'm going to break this into two posts, and naturally I decided to talk nail polish first!



These nail polishes were inspired by the natural speckle of a bird's egg and come in some beautifully soft pastel colours for Spring.  I'll explain a lot more about the thoughts behind I'mperfection when I post about the rest of the collection - this post is really just to show you my swatches of these pretty pretty colours.

The closest thing I've seen to the speckle effect is the Nails Inc sprinkles polishes.  I think the speckle polishes work in a similar way, but the finished effect is very different.  These have an creamy opaque pastel base colour with two different sizes of a matt grey glitter running through them to give the speckly effect.

I really like these and love all five shades, especially when worn together - my nails look like tasty Cadbury's mini eggs.  I can't choose a favourite - the pink (scarce), lilac (speckle) and nude (freckle) are my top three!

The Illamasqua I'mperfection polishes will be available from 31 January and cost £14.50 each.  

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13 comments:

  1. These look so pretty! I would love to try them ! The blue & purple one looks fab!
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  2. These are so pretty and have got me craving mini eggs! Xx

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  3. They look lovely and you're right they do remind you of mini eggs! Perfect for Easter x

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  4. I love these so much- speckle is my favourite!

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  5. Wow! I literally love all of them <3

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  6. They really do resemble eggs! Really unique :)

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  7. these look amazing!! they definitely do resemble mini eggs haha xx

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  8. These are gorgeous! Yes they look just like Mini Eggs! :)

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  9. Haha, now you mention it they do look like Mini Eggs, yum! Lovely colours and effect :) xx

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  10. I love the freckle one!

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  11. I really like the look of fragile, no wait, all of them! So cute and perfect for spring :) xo

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  12. Oh, it so is similar to collection El Corazon 2012
    http://nails.annagorelova.com/el-corazon-eggs-of-wild-birds/

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