Swatches & Reviews: Formula X – Urban Bush Babes Trio

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Urban Bush Babes Formula X

Urban Bush Babes Formula X
Hey there nailfies!

Formula X came out with a new trio for July colaborated with Lifestyle and Natural Beauty Bloggers Urban Bush Babes.

URBANBUSHBABES_ALLCOLORS_PORTRAITHere’s a closer look at the new Urban Bush Babes #Colorcurators trio from Formula X & my thoughts on each shade.

Seeing Double is a golden metallic with an unexpected dose of green.

Intrigued by the color but still unsure of how it would actually look on my nails I tried it out and was pleasantly surprised!
I look better with warmer shades, so on me it’s not the best fit, but that doesn’t mean it won’t look great on you!

Warm Vs. Cool
Seeing Double = COOL
It’s a cooler shade with a gold shimmer and army green undertone.  If you’re into Gold Nail Polish and looking for something not so ordinary I’d highly recommend this.

The application although may seem sheer at first sight it actually applies opaque after the first coat!  For a major pop use two coats & a shiny top coat. (shown below)

Seeing-Double-Formula-X

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Seeing Double pairs really well with Everdream?  An opaque, creamy deep evergreen.
Below i lightly blotched Everdream? over Seeing Double.

Nail-Art

 

EverDream?, a creamy deep evergreen.
A basic deep blue green.  Opaque and creamy.

Warm Vs. Cool
EverDream? = WARM

Everdream-Formula-X Urban Bush Babes

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Beige From Our Book is a shimmering beige with understated iridescence.

My favorite from the collection Beige From Our Book is a warm, creamy light beige.  The iridescence is so subtle, it’s barely there, which is nice for those of you who like cream colors but want something a little different.  This is the first time i’ve ever seen a beige with an iridescent sparkle and I like it a lot.
Two coats is all you’ll need for full coverage with this shade.

Warm Vs. Cool
Beige From Our Book = WARM

urban bush babes Beige-From-Our-Book-Formula-X

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Overall the Urban Bush Babes Formula X trio work well together.  I can definitely see making an animal print pattern or camo design with these shades.
This collection is great for those of you with darker complexions or olive tone skin.
As a whole I would have rather seen this collection launched for fall rather than summer, but that’s just my personal preference.
With that being said, the beige and the gold are definitely all year round shades and I wouldn’t hesitate to pick them up now.

FORMULA X #ColorCurators – Urban Bush Babes Edition – Nail Polish Collection is available for the month of July 2016 ($10.50 per bottle) at Sephora and Sephora.com, at Sephora and SEPHORA inside J.C. Penney stores, by calling 1-877-SEPHORA or by logging on to Sephora.com via computer or smartphone.  

http://colorcurators.formulax.com

WHAT MAKES FORMULA X SO XTRAORDINARY?
WITH 250 POLISHES AND COUNTING, FORMULA X IS OBSESSED WITH INTENSE COLOR SATURATION, BRILLIANT SHINE, AND A HIGH-ENDURANCE FINISH. IT’S NOT JUST POLISH—IT’S PERSONALITY—IN EVERY VENETIAN GLASS BOTTLE. X MAKES IT EASY TO XPRESS YOUR TRUE COLORS. DISCOVER YOUR SIGNATURE X FACTOR AT FORMULAX.COM
About KENDO:
San Francisco-based KENDO (part of the LVMH group, the world’s leading luxury products group) focuses on the development of global beauty brands. Through original concepts, collaborations and acquisitions, KENDO brings to market fresh, relevant and innovative brands. The KENDO team blends product development, marketing and operations expertise to redefine the beauty landscape with brands like Marc Jacobs Beauty, Kat Von D and Formula X. Today, brands within the KENDO portfolio are distributed in 24 countries.
(photo credits: Formula X // Nail by Holly for The Trendy Nail)
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