What a weekend. One of those that almost feels like a holiday, with a trip to sunny Surrey then off to a music festival last night, drinks at a friends, followed by my boy cooking delicious food. So much done!

With the festival in mind, I reached for Liz Earle Moonlight. The fantastic team at Liz Earle sent this light grey, twilight shade to us quite a while ago. With the house move it went astray but it thankfully made a reappearance so it had to be tried out.

Sadly, my experience with this polish wasn’t amazing. I found it very sheer and fluid on first coat. It was slightly streaky so trying to achieve an even application was difficult to achieve. The second coat gave a better colour match but was not as opaque as I have been used to recently. I had to touch up a couple of nails with a third coat. A final top coat of Seche Vite gave it a professional gel shine. It claims to stay chip free for up to 12 days so we shall see!

I would try more Liz Earle shades, however I would like to see a slightly thicker formula to allow for a more even application and opaque finish.

Have you tried one of their nail varnishes?

#SundayNails – Sunday 27 July 2014
Base Coat – Deborah Lippmann Rehydrating Nail Varnish
Colour – Liz Earle Strengthening Moonlight
Top Coat – Seche Vite Dry Fast
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  1. I love that color (or colour)…too bad it didn’t go as well as you hoped 😦 glad you had a great weekend!!

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Outside of my avatar as the Secret Beauty Insider I am a professional Beauty Marketeer and work closely with celebrity make-up artists, beauty journalists and international beauty & fragrance brands and glossy magazines. I have worked in the industry for over 11 years and pride myself on my Highly professional attitude. Throughout my career, I have collaborated with many of the world's top beauty houses on their advertising campaigns and launch strategies including Chanel, Dior, Estee Lauder, MAC, Clinique, Clarins, Creme de la Mer, Urban Decay, Benefit, Givenchy, Guerlain, Lancome, Bobbi Brown etc... My approach to beauty and my signature look is best described as a classic with a girly understated twist. I am addicted to nail varnish and can't leave the house without my key beauty staples (Carmex, Chanel Lip gloss, Nars duo concealer, Urban Decay 24/7 pencil in perversion and Chanel Allure) My blogs are filled with hints, tips and product reviews. You can also discover my nail blog at SundayNails.com

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