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The Body Shop Almond Nail and Cuticle Oil- Review — June 20, 2016

The Body Shop Almond Nail and Cuticle Oil- Review

The Body Shop Almond Nail & Cuticle Oil is a pure oil treatment that claims to help soften cuticles, strengthen weak and brittle nails, and whiten nail tips. It contains sweet almond oil and panthenol, as well as Community Fair Trade honey from Ethiopia, organic olive oil from Italy, organically-grown soya from Brazil, and Brazil nut oil from Peru.

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How to use :

Simply twist the pen a few times in clockwise direction, until the product appears on the brush. Apply to cuticles and nail bed and massage lightly until the oil is absorbed. Consequently, use the hooded lid to push cuticles back.  Use at least 3-4 times a week for best results.

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Price : Rs 745 for 1.8ml

Positives

  • The pen style applicator comes with an inbuilt brush for hassle free application.
  • Also comprises a hood style lid to push cuticles back.
  • The oil has a sweet, pleasing almond fragrance, not overpowering at all.

 

Negatives

  • The product won’t last long if used everyday.
  • The quantity is way too less for the price.

 

Recommended : Yes

Invest in this oil if you are looking for an easy, travel friendly nail care option.

 

Colorbar Quick Finish nail lacquer – Review — June 11, 2016

Colorbar Quick Finish nail lacquer – Review

Lacquer Name: Leaf me alone

Colour on nails: Leafy green

                 Price: 210 for 9ml

Colorbar quick finish nail lacquer “Leaf me alone” claims to give you salon perfect nails in just 60 seconds. This pretty green shade can be worn on a day to day basis without the colour looking too gaudy or jazzy on the nails.

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Positives

  • A soft leafy green colour that stands out
  • Long lasting – does not chip for atleast 8-10 days
  • Its thin formula makes for easy application
  • Dries quickly

 

Negatives

  • The formula is very thin. Needs atleast 2-3 applications for the colour to stand out.

 

Recommended : Yes

Go for it if you are bored of the usual green shades and are on a lookout for something subtle and different. Colorbar products are always a delight to indulge in !