Friday, August 27, 2010

Product Review: Revlon Nail Enamel in 908 Red Hot Tamale



At a Glance:
Price: US$ 4.79 / RM19.90
Website: Revlon.com
Weight: 0.5 fl oz / 14.7 ml
Made in: USA
Likes: Beautiful pigmented glossy color, long lasting, dries quickly, cheap, easily available.
Gripes: None!
Repurchase: Yes! :D
Jenn's Rating: 4.5 Stars! Me really likey!! :D

Ingredients:
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Product Description

Revlon Nail Enamel delivers gorgeous smooth, chip-resistant color to nails.


Actual Product Pic:



Pigmentation & Color:

This is the perfect chili red color! :D This polish is quite pigmented - 1 coat is opaque enough to cover your nails, but 2 coats will just give you that amazing bold red color that not everyone can carry off (yours truly included!)!

This is me wearing one coat:



Texture & Scent:
The formulation for this polish is BEAUTIFUL! It's just liquid enough to ensure even application, and it dries streak free! It dries pretty quickly too, which is great! :D

This one smells just like nail polish!! lol!! :P

Packaging:


This nail polish comes in a glass bottle with the usual brush applicator attached to the cap! The brush is just the right size for the perfect application:



Time Test:
This polish lasted more than 2 weeks on my toes without so much of a chip! Amazing!! :D

Price & Availability:
This nail polish costs RM19.90, and should be available at all Revlon displayers at Watsons / Guardian / Your local supermarket! :D


My $0.02:

I've been lemming for this nail color ever since i saw it on Paris' blog! It took awhile before it arrived on our little island though, but I guess the wait is worth it because this is just the most gorgeous red ever! It's not for the faint of heart though - the color is just so striking! I've only worn it out on my fingernails ONCE! lol! :D

I'm also in love with the lovely texture - it's runny yet it goes on evenly!! It also doesn't dry out in the bottle as quickly as some of the other polishes in my stash - I've had my bottle open for coming to 8 months already, but the texture's still as good as the day i opened it! :D


Here's another picture of it on my toes:



Ignore Cookie at the back... she wants to be part of the picture too!! :P And oh, i didn't realise how messy my application is until i reviewed the pictures!! It looks better in real life?? :P

I just simply can't think of anything i didn't like about this nail polish! I will definitely repurchase when i run out (unlikely) or when this one dries up! :D


Here's what the other girls think about this red hot baby!

Paris B
Kahani


Do you dare to spot red hot nails? :D


Photo credit: Product picture from Drugstore.com

13 comments:

  1. Hiii :), i dont know how, but i d found your blog. Your blog is amazing and also your cute dog Cookie.
    Greatings from Germany
    Steffi

    http://wassermelonenherz.blogspot.com/

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  2. That's a beautiful red, it looks so bright!

    Cookie looks so cute too.

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  3. if only revlon prices arent so marked up in SEA.. my friend got revlon polishes in Hong Kong for like S$4.

    -mandy

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  4. the shade is great! I'd love to use this!! I have a nail art in mind with this shade :D

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  5. This is a well known colour but not cult status yet! Cute dog :-)

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  6. Steffi: hello!! :D Thanks for leaving a comment!! :D Hope you find my posts useful!! :D

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  7. gio: ya it's not for the faint of heart! :D

    Thanks!! I'll tell her!! Hehehehe!! :D

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  8. Mandy: yeah... almost everything is more expensive over here! :(

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  9. Nikki: I can't wait to see what you have in store for us!! <3

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  10. milktea: oh!! Didn't expect it to be so famous!! Hehehe!! :D

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  11. I think Jap brand are cheaper in HK but not so much Revlon, Maybelline etc unless there is a sale? Anyway I never quite check those prices everytime I am there. Next time perhaps.

    I love the colour on you, on my monitor looks like a cool coral. Love teh flowers you added too.

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  12. i want that red nail polish! LOL i dun think i got any leh!

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  13. Thats what I am wearing right now, looks great, Keith.

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