Nail Polish: Texture

From left: Black Shatter by OPI, Lightning Bolt, Broken Hearted, and Cracked Concrete, all by China Glaze
Shatter Topcoat The shatter polish is applied like a regular topcoat, but as it dries it splits and crackles for an urban, gritty effect.
From left: Mitzi, Lolly, and Phoebe, by Zoya. Matte Smoke by Diamond Cosmetics.
Matte Matte nail polish is what started the trend of alternative finishes and textures.
From left: Brigitte, Veronica, Sophia, and Miss Wu, all shown with the Anna topcoat. From CND
Tweed The Jason Wu collection,features a special effects top coat that contains silk fragments. It gives the nails a fabric-like finish, resembling tweed or suede.
From left: Retro Red, Viridian Vinyl, Old School Orange, and Purple Pleather, all by Orly.
Rubber The polishes of Orly's Plastix collection dry to a pleather-like finish, making nails look as though they've been coated in rubber.
Courtsey of The Huffington Post.Written by Pandora Young.


jilliandanica said...

Those Tweed CND Jasun Wu polishes are awesome!

SoHo Accessories said...

I agree, the tweed is my favorite also.