Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Sally Hansen Xtreme Wear Mint Sorbet

I have been really attracted to pastel blue and green turquoise colors lately and Sally Hansen Mint Sorbet from the Xtreme Wear line fit the bill. It applied well and only took two coats to get even and fully opaque coverage. Before I even looked at the name I kept thinking that it reminds me of mint ice cream so the name in my opinion fits it perfectly.

This is two coats plus a top coat...

I added two coats of Pure Ice Oh Baby! (989CP) for some shimmer. The photos don't do it justice. I tried photographing it from all different angles and in different light, but no matter what I just could not capture the shimmer. Most of time the blue shimmer is visible (what you see in the photos), but in certain light you get a flash of gorgeous purple (which the camera refused to capture). Click on the photos to zoom in for a closer look.

Here is Mint Sorbet before the shimmer was added, outside (overcast)...

And with Oh Baby! added on top. Again you can click on the photos to get a closer view...

I can't stop starring at this one... loving Mint Sorbet and enjoying the added shimmer that makes it fun :)

Brand: Sally Hansen
Collection: Hard as Nails Xtreme Wear
Color Name/Number: 340 Mint Sorbet

Formaldehyde, Toluene, Dibutyl Phthalate (DBP) free.

Thanks for looking!
Anutka :)


  1. I absolutely love this color! I keep not buying it though... lol

  2. Amazing minty :) It looks so pretty on your nails!

  3. This is absolutely gorgeous! <3

  4. I own this :) it looks much better on you.... I had a hard time applying it, might give it another try!

  5. Gorgeous!! I love the Pure Ice polish over it as well, so pretty.

  6. I have this also! I bought it because it looks so close to OPI - Get in Lime!

  7. This color looks spectacular on you. I wish I could pull off these color.

  8. Perfect nails, beautiful glaze

  9. Thank you so much for all your kind words. I'm glad you liked it :)

  10. Love love love this! Its sitting in my untrieds and needs to be used immediately!

  11. Yes, Please let me know what you think of it. I loved it :)


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