Stepping Out Of Your Nail Polish Comfort Zone - Dior Vernis Gris Montaigne Review


I am sure we have all heard someone say; "you'll never know if you like it until you try it" or "mix it up a little, try something different". If you have heard this before, then you will know where I am heading with this post. I think around 80% of my nail polish collection consists of red, pink and coral colours. I find that they are my "safe" colours as they compliment my skin tone well. It was when I decided to sort out my nail polish collection, that it clicked. I just could not believe how many similar (if not identical) colours I had. I said to myself that my next purchase would have to be a completely different shade.

Whilst I was stocking up on some concealer, I decided to look through the Dior nail polish range. I saw this colour - Gris Montaigne and tried it on. I initially did not like ..I thought it would look odd against my skin tone or I guess it just wasn't red enough. However, after putting two coats of polish on, and walking all over the place like a crazy lady testing it in different lighting, I bought it! Now I know this shade may not be to everyone's taste, but I do like it. It has a great shine and sparkle to it and is also long lasting. It's more of a "weekend" shade for me though.



So ladies, have you got your "safe" colours? Do you think it's time to "mix it up" a little? You never know, you might just like it afterall!

Would be good to hear your thoughts.

Thanks for reading!

x




4 comments:

  1. My collection also consists of reds, pinks (in every possible shade you can think of!) and the odd purple somehow thrown in! Don't ask! I'm not really feeling the grey shade, although I can picture it with a party sequinned dress for some reason! Lol

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  2. @ Amal - take a chance and try something new! I'm sure you will discover new colours you like! :)

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  3. I loving a new colour I tried out a couple of weeks ago... it's called "griege" and I have received quite a few comments on it already. :)

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  4. @ Mecry - that's great! I must check try it out! :)

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