Thursday, July 2, 2015

LacquerExpression's Top 5 Indie Polish Picks (As of Right Now!)

Hello there lovely readers!  For today's blog post, I teamed up with 29 fellow nail polish enthusiasts and bloggers to share our top 5 indie polish picks! This was not easy, but I managed to stay on task and complete the selections!



All polishes purchased by me

I narrowed down my choices by picking polishes that were worn as full-coverage, polishes that I used within the past 6 months, and polishes that are still available for purchase. Below are my picks in alphabetical order:



Babewatch by Delush Polish

Collection/Release: Life's a Beach/Summer 2015
Description: pink neon crelly with blue glitter in various sizes and shapes; semi-matte finish
Application: opaque in 1-2 coats without white base coat
Purchase Info: Listed for $8.95 at  http://www.delushpolish.com
My Original Review: Babewatch






Peek A Boo! by Bear Pawlish

Collection/Release: 2014 (I think!)
Description: shocking pink creme with a medium linear holographic effect
Application:  opaque in 2 easy coats
Purchase Info: Listed for $10.00 at http://bearpawlish.bigcartel.com (restocks on July 3rd, 2015!)
My Original Review: Peek a Boo!





Pumped Pink by ShineSpark

Collection/Release: 80's Kids/ Spring 2015
Description: neon pink creme with subtle shimmer
Application: opaque in 2 easy coats without a white base coat
Purchase Info: reformulated for water marbling; listed for $8.00 at http://www.shinesparkpolish.com
My Original Review: Pumped Pink





Ultima by Starrily 

Collection/Release: 2014 (again, I think so!)
Description: ultra shiny holographic silver glitter topper
Application: opaque in 2-3 coats over a clear base coat; textured finish when dry
Purchase Info: listed for $13.00 at http://www.starrily.com





What in Carnation? by Cupcake Polish

Collection/Release: Full Bloom/ Spring 2015
Description: teal creme with medium linear holographic effect
Application: opaque in 1-2 easy coats
Purchase Info: Listed for $13.00 at http://cupcakepolish.bigcartel.com
My Original Review: What in Carnation?



And there you have it! Do you own any of these? If so, do you love them as much as I do?

Don't forget to check out the blogs from the wonderful ladies below for more fantastic indie polish picks and to stay tuned for more of our top 5 picks! Finally, I would like to end this special blog post by thanking Karen over at  http://thepishposhpolish.blogspot.com/ for bringing us all together!



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16 comments:

  1. I own Pumped Pink. It's great!! What in Carnation? is gorgeous!

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    1. Pumped Pink has one of my favorite neon cremes formula and I'm curious about the newly reformulated one!

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  2. I love all of your picks. They're fabulous!

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    1. Thanks! Some of them did not make the list until the 11th hour, but I love how they all came together!

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  3. Every single polish is gorgeous! I am adding that Bear Polish to my "must buy" list :)

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    1. Peek A Boo! is stunning in direct sunlight and the formula is great! You won't be disappointed!

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  4. Wow, all five choices are different and beautiful. I loved Starrily and Cup cake polish most.

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  5. Fantastic picks! Peek-A-Boo is one of my favorite Bears too :D I really like how you organized the post and listed the collection,description etc along with each polish!

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  6. What in Carnation is gorgeous! I must get more cupcake polish.

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  7. Awesome polishes, but the 2 pinks are amazeballs ♡

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  8. Very nice top five!!! Lovely colors :)

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  9. That Cupcake polish has been on my wish list since it came out. So pretty! Babewatch and Ultima have been as well. Great choices.

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  10. Love that Delush. It's definitely on my wishlist!

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  11. These are all such lovely choices. I don't know how you ladies did it!

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  12. Great pics! I love all of those!

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