Monday, 17 October 2011

Nailed: Revlon Facets of Fuchsia

One of the most recent additions to my polish collection, I'm totally in love with Revlon's Facets of Fuchsia at the moment...
It's a semi-sheer black gel polish with a mixture of small and chunky fuchsia glitter.
The formulation is quite sheer at first, but I find most gel/glitter polishes to be like this. Two thick coats gives the effect shown in the photos. It's an almost perfect dupe for Deborah Lippmann's Bad Romance, which I don't actually own, but there are some great swatches online (click here if you want to check it out via alllaqueredup.com)
Just when I thought it couldn't get any better, I tried it out with a matte top coat... I'm really loving matte nails for Autumn this year, and this is a great way to wear them. A matte finish can make some polishes look a little flat, but the mixed glitter creates the illusion of depth and I think it looks stunning!
Revlon Facets of Fuschia is available now, £6.49.
Disclaimer: I bought this (and the top coat!)
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56 comments

  1. This is actually such a pretty colour, normally I;m not of fan with polishes that have chunks of glitter in it but this one is lovely xx

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  2. gorgeous colour + i loove that matte topcoat!

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  3. this is so pretty i am going shopping later so might get this and the petrol in water nail polish ! :D

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  4. this is one of the best colours I've seen.. I hope I can find it in Melbourne!

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  5. this is gorgeous! I'm not a huge fan of glitter polishes but this looks beautiful ! Its like grown up glitter polish haha!


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  6. i have wanted this colour for so long it is just always sold out :( i still prefer it shiney to matte but i am yet to find a matte nail that i like :S

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  7. OMG totally going to buuuuy it !

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  8. Absolutely LOVE this polish! And that Rimmel matte topcoat is amazing.. I've been using it for a few months now but never thought to use it over a glitter polish - looks amazing!

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  9. LOVE IT! <3 I'm so gonna get it after work! Great Monday treat! :-)

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  10. The color is amazing! I like it better shiny :)

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  11. This is definitely on my nail polish list! x

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  12. The matte looks really stunning.

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  13. This is so pretty - and really really similar to Bad Romance.

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  14. That is a gorgeous colour! I want it! :P


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  15. thats a gorgeous colour xx

    my blog : http://ravingbeautyx.blogspot.com/

    RavingBeautyx

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  16. Wow! I need thiss, it looks amazing with and without the matte coat :) xx

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  17. I super LOVE LOVE LOVE this polish!!!
    such a cute color, shade, and sparkles^^
    I need to go find it^_^_^_^_^
    thank you for the review and post~
    just curious, does it come with any different colors??


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  18. Love how it looks, and love both of the nail polishes! :D♥♥

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  19. this is gorgeous, i went looking in Boots for some glitter polish and didnt see this. think i will have to go back and get. Gorgeous and great idea for the matte, i would never have thought to put them together.

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  20. saw this is the shop and was thinking of buying it but i thought it would be a bit bright! after seeing this im definatly going to get this:') xxx
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  21. So super pretty!

    M

    www.extraxtra.blogspot.com

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  22. yeah you are right, when I first looked at your third picture, I thought it looks so much like Deborah Lippmann's Bad Romance, so so pretty. It actually also looks like nail-wraps/stickers if look a little bit further...also so so so cute~~!!!


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  23. Totally going to buy this. It looks awesome!
    Ashleigh
    www.ashllyd.com

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  24. I've also just bought this sparkly little gem of a nail polish! Made a cheeky purchase before work last week and still havent found time to try it..but after seeing this wonderful glittery-ness im going to dash off to paint my nails with this right away ! xox

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  25. such a lovely colour, one to look out for!

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    xo

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  26. It's so gorgeous!

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  27. Woww gorgeous, still so undecided whether to buy this or not! Prefer some of the other colours in this effect, they're not available in the UK yet though :(
    xxx


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  28. i've been wanting bad romance, i'm so happy to hear there's a dupe! i'll def be picking this one up!

    stylishlynicole.blogspot.com

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  29. I LOVE this! im getting into glitter nail polishes again as Christmas is just around the corner :):):) going to buy this tomorrow thanks :) AM

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  30. I absolutely love this polish! I love the idea of glitter polish, though I also think that they are typically too sheer for my liking. This looks great for two coats though! I think I need to go to CVS right now...

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  31. Your photographs are quality! Love your blog Fleur :)

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  32. I love glitter and I'm definitely going to have to get my hands on these!

    :)

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  33. AMAZING!!!

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  34. Oooh! I love both the glossy look and the mattified look. And from further away your nails look like a picture of a pink speckled galaxy! It's really lovely and different. :) I like.

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  35. I loved it. I have to get that nail polish! :)
    Check out my updated nail polish collection...
    http://lolasbeautycorner.blogspot.com/2011/10/updated-nail-polish-collection.html

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  36. I want this polish but do you think I can find it in stock anywhere? No. I'm probably going to have to order it online. I think I'd even buy two of this because it looks amazing and purple is totally my go to color for fall.

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  37. Woah! Coolest nail polish ever!

    -Holly
    ultaismycandystore.blogspot.com

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  38. Tried this! And it looks amazing!! Thanks Fleur :)

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  39. Love this polish!!!! Wanna see my fall nail polish picks?? check them out at www.lilypadslookout.blogspot.com

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  40. Love this polish! but I'm not sure has it hit Canada yet. I've been searching some Walmarts in my area, but no luck yet ):

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  41. nice love it too
    i usually use tow to create this look

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  42. I have this & absolutely love it! Love the creativity of putting a matte top coat on - will be trying that out pronto. xCx

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  43. very pretty and perfect for fall/winter!

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  44. Oooh, I love the look of that polish. Taking it off will be another story! Glitter polishes can be impossible...

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  45. I also got mine ^-^ Revlon Facets of Fuchsia
    I am a big fan of this shade now ,,, so so pretty!!!
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  46. bought this recently and i love it!



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