Thursday, May 12, 2011

Zoya GEMMA Swatches & Review

Imagine my surprise when visiting Ulta on Sunday when I saw a ZOYA display! It was hidden towards the back where they keep all the polishes, just 2 displays on a kiosk type rounder. 3 polishes from the Intimate collection were displayed, and then 4 or 5 brights that were just randoms from the core line. Summery colors.

I was over the moon to see that my number one ZOYA lemming, GEMMA, was among the 3 featured from the Intimate collection.





Gemma is part of the "Green" color family and is described as a dual toned metallic. The dual tone is what attracted me to this polish in the first place. It's so unique. I haven't been around the polish block as much as others, but I have never seen anything like it.

The wear on this is pretty good, the same as any other Zoya. I do have some tip wear already, but I've noticed Zoya polishes tend to last longer when you use their Color Lock System, rather than just your regular base and top coat. I had this system some time ago when you could pick a couple of free polishes if you bought the system. I wish they'd do that again so I could justify another huge purchase ;)

Zoya polishes retail for $8 (yes, they went up again) and can be purchased online at their website, or, apparently, at some Ulta's!

Make sure to "like" Zoya on Facebook and follow them on Twitter for up to the minute announcements and fun contests!

1 comments:

Toesthattwinkle! said...

Gemma is so pretty on you!

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