Category Archives: Milani Color Statement

No real rhyme or reason

Hello again! I have a few swatches for you today, and not much to say beyond that. Let’s get right into it!

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This is two coats of Milani Ultra Violet. It’s a medium purple with a light purple to gold shifting shimmer. It’s got a good formula, but I wasn’t wild about this color on me. For whatever reason, I like purple, but I don’t like how it looks on the nail. Weird!

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This is two coats of Zoya Bevin, a gorgeous muted blue-green creme. It’s really opaque, and could possibly be a one-coater if you put on a thick coat. The formula on this was amazing, it was like painting on butter… only less weird.

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I layered two coats of Orly Fifty Four over Bevin. Fifty Four is a pink to gold shifting shimmer. I wish the shimmer was more concentrated in this, but thankfully it dries down “thin” and it dries fast, so I didn’t have a gross blobby mess from putting on too many coats of polish (though I did have some bubbling). This looks better over cool colors rather than warm ones.

That’s it for now! Thanks for swingin’ by. ❤

-Aley

I’m Mauving On – Milani Color Statement Mauving Forward

Awful lot of Milani on my blog lately. I doubt anyone’s complaining, though!

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This is two coats of Milani Color Statement Mauving Forward, without topcoat. As with all the Milanis I’ve tried, application was incredibly easy.

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The color is pretty unique! I don’t own another one quite like. That being said, I wear it way more than I thought I would. It’s such a pretty, neutral color and it looks nice with most things.

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In my experience, Milanis are very easy to work with and are priced affordably. I’m getting to really love them!