Man, April Fool's Day is really the best. Some awesome things come out of there. When I saw this adorable little set, I nearly choked on my coffee with laughter. Then I went and grabbed my wallet. I half expected it to be a joke...but thankfully it was 100% real.
It was a three-piece set featuring a lovely chocolatey brown holo
poolish polish with red flakes and glitters, a generously sized chocolate scented cuticle oil, and a small bundle of felt poolish polish removing pads. I felt like this set was not only right up my alley humor-wise, but a good introduction to this brand. Everyone rants and raves about the E&A cuticle oils, so I felt like this was a sign from the gods. Also...its just funny.
I found my very first E&A polish to be lovely. It was a little on the thick side, but this
poolish polish is packed with glitter and shiny things...so I'm not surprised. It was opaque in two coats, and wasn't a pain in the side (teehee) to clean up (ew). I will definitely be watching this brand closely from now on. It is hard to not want to buy from folks with a sound sense of humor.
I found the oil to be very moisturizing...but I am not a fan of the smell. I didn't expect to be either. I am generally firmly against any sort of scented oils or balms for my hands. I will probably be swapping this at some point, but I am glad I tried it. Instead of a brush, this bottle has a little rollerball for applying the oil. My kids think its perfume, and for a few days they definitely smelled like chocolate. I have no idea how they kept finding it. E&A happily offers unscented, so that will be in my cart for my next order fo'sho.
I didn't try the felt remover pads because the whole idea amuses me as-is. I have decided that they will be displayed somewhere in my house in their current condition. Every time I look at it, I grin/grimace/giggle.
|in the sun!|
I'm sorry if this post grossed you out, but I am proud of you for reading to the end. Good job! To any boys who might be reading...well, reality sucks guys. Not sorry 'bout it. Being a girl is a dirty job, but someone has to do it.
LOL this is a funny nail polish set. The polish looks amazing in the sun - almost looks purple!ReplyDelete
It's so prettttttty in the sun!Delete
I love that the bottle label is red. It's the little things, you know?ReplyDelete
Tiny details make all the differenceDelete
Poolish :'D that's hilariousReplyDelete
I could not help myself.Delete
I like off-colour humour myself so I find the name funny. The colour is quite pretty, too.ReplyDelete
how can you not loove this?Delete
Because of your April Fool's Day post on this polish I had to get it. The name is hilarious enough to get it just for that, but the polish is pretty. I was amazed at it in the sun, so awesome! I got the Terrible Twos topper set and am trying to get through those. and so far they are wonderful. How do you swatch so many polishes so quickly?!ReplyDelete
I have the Terrible Twos set on my desk right now too! I never expected to love a matte topper like those.Delete
I tend to go on swatching/polishing benders. I have tons and tons of ideas, so I do them all at once. Its a little bit of chaos, but with tiny humans around it is what must be done. Watch out in the Fall...both my kids will (finally) be in school full-time!
Haha! I have heard of this polish but didn't know about the rest of the set! I love it! Very pretty polish, much better than the real thing ha!ReplyDelete
the set really makes it! And yes, so much better!Delete
I love this, Lol! Great post, Nichole. :)ReplyDelete
:D How could I pass this polish up?Delete
Fantastic post as per usual. :)ReplyDelete
why thank you very much!Delete
its the poolish, isnt it?Delete
This is 100% my sense of humour. Really nice colour too!ReplyDelete
I love it when shiny and awesome collide :DDelete
This is totally my sense of humor! Added bonus that the color is fantastic! I've heard such fantastic things about this brand. Something like this gives me the kick that I need to buy some!!ReplyDelete
You definitely should. This set has made me a fan for life.Delete
Poolish..hehe. I love this so much. I know a lot of people were offended, but seriously..we all bleed! We all poop! Get over it lolReplyDelete
How could anyone not find this funny! I wish I would of seen this at the time, definitely would of brought it!ReplyDelete
Ahh, I want this one so bad! Every time I see it I want it more and more.ReplyDelete