Etude Miss Tangerine Petit Darling Nails Kit

Over the weekend, I got a chance to play with my newly acquired Etude Miss Tangerine Petit Darling Nails Kit .   This is a set of three 7 mL polishes for a gradation-effect manicure:  1 (base), a sheer peach; 2 (middle), a slightly warmer peach with tiny sparkles and medium-sized orange and gold glitter flecks; and 3 (top), a sheer tangerine with tiny sparkles and small tangerine glitter flecks.   Application directions state that 1 is supposed to be applied to the whole nail, 2 to half the nail, and 3 to the tip, letting the polish dry between coats. 

I was a little skeptical as to how this would turn out as all three of the polishes seemed sheer, and I thought that the polish with the larger-sized glitter should be last?  But the results pleasantly surprised me. 

natural light


with flash

Even though 2 and 3 are applied to sections of the nail, the polishes are sheer enough that even up close you can’t see a  visible polish line.  I usually don’t wear sheer colors because my nails are usually stained from relentless polish wear.  With the orange-based Miss  Tangerine set, this wasn’t an issue- the orange shade actually worked with my yellowish nails.  I wish they made this kit in more colors!  Pink, violet, blue? 

The Miss Tangerine Petit Darling Nails Kit is part of Etude’s  Miss Tangerine color story, and is limited edition.


March 30, 2011. Tags: , , , , . Uncategorized. Leave a comment.