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NOTD: Rain Drop Effect with OPI Give Me the Moon

Posted on: June 17, 2013

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Give Me the Moon from OPI Night Brights collection of 2007. I love this baby blue polish. It was easy to apply, it seems like it might be a frost but it is not, nor is it a cream. Give Me the Moon falls somewhere in between. I just love it, a big Thank You to my friend CoCo for sending this one to me, she said it didn’t work with her skin tone and I couldn’t be happier about that! I know I will wear this a ton this summer. I give this polish 5/5 stars 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟
I also thought the light blue would make a good back drop for the rain drop effect for your nails. After wearing this a couple of days I then added a matte topcoat.

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The next step was to use a quick dry topcoat to make the “raindrops”. I used Seche-Vite for this. I added a blob of SV to a piece of paper and used a tooth pick to make the rain drops.

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That was how this rain drop effect was achieved. What do you think? Like it or no?
To be honest with you, I think this rain drop effect would look better on a tad darker color, maybe Blue Moon from Wet n Wild Wild Shines would be a more appropriate color. My favorite look of Give Me the Moon?

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💅 As always thanks for stopping by and remember to Keep Calm and Paint Your Nails

7 Responses to "NOTD: Rain Drop Effect with OPI Give Me the Moon"

Very pretty.I have never seen a Rain Drop nail before,it’s cool!Linda xo

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That rain drop effect is so cool! Think I should try this sometime 🙂
And I have Give Me The Moon too and consider it to be some of my treasures. It’s lovely 🙂

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What a neat idea! I haven’t seen this application before. It must be fun to wear. Have you had some interesting comments? They really look wet.

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Yes, I think next time I do this I will do accent nails, it looks pretty it it’d be pretty on 1-2 nails too! Thanks for the comment

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I really like GMtM, it is such a pretty, spring/summery lady like color. I know I’ll wear the heck out of it. What do you think of the rain drop effect on a darker color? Better or no? I’m going to try it soon but on accent nails only this time, it was a bit much on all 10!

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How about a teal shade? That would look amazing 🙂

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You’re so right! I know just the one, I’ll post if it turns out and probably even if it doesn’t! Ha! Your friend Judi

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