Wednesday, January 09, 2013

China Glaze's It's A Trap-eze Nail Polish - Review

When it comes to white nail polish I tend to run a mile in the opposite direction 
(well that's stretching the truth considering I've never ran close to a mile in my life), 
white is one of those hues that looks brilliant on everyone else's nails bar my own.
I forever look like the bored child who has tippex'd (white out) their nails in sheer boredom at the back of
the class room rather than rocking a chic all white manicure.

For those like myself who fear white nail polish let me show you the cutest milky milky polish this side of fun
that will see you through Spring and maybe, just maybe change how you view white polish forever!

China Glaze's It's A Trap-eze from the Cirque Du Soleil Collection is of course inspired by the circus
and all things whimsical but to me all I can see is Tutti-Frutti ice-cream.
It's A Trap-eze is a white base with a medley of various shades and sizes of glitter that works best over a quick layer of white polish to save bulking up on layers which are time consuming.
The white base coat will brighten the overall effect so if you prefer something muted then I guess you
will have to patiently wait out the drying time between layers of polish...not something I excel at.

As It's A Trap-eze isn't a typically bling bling all in your face type of glitter polish it is perfect
for taking those first steps into spring colours without totally leaving behind the fun of the festive period.
I'm sure we can all agree that this is one of the most fun shades to appear in the beauty world in a long while!

China Glaze It's A Trap-eze £5.77/14ml  via eBay - link

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  1. This is really different which is what I think I like about it! I can imagine it looks really nice in Summer!
    Abbi x

  2. Love this, its such a unique polish. :)

  3. Awww its so pretty :) I like that it's not as "in your face" as some glitters.

    I've just bought it, thanks for the link! - Can't wait for it to arrive :)

    Laura x

  4. I`m still waiting for my order from USA. Soooo pretty polish

  5. This would be perfect with some neon shades! Reminds me of carnival in Rio!

  6. I ordered this off eBay a few days ago and I cannot wait for it to arrive. I am a nail polish addict so I am trying to only buy unique nail polishes and I think this is one :)

  7. That is such a unique naiil polish, ive never seen one like it, nor sure it its me though!:)

  8. How beautiful!


    Come to me!

  9. Im not even kidding I can pretty much but all my impulsive buys down to your blog and your amazing reviews! This has just been purchased!

  10. This is amazing, so summery!
    Looks really good, hopefully easier to remove than a lot of glitter varnish as it looks quite a creamy texture.

  11. I really want this its beautiful!
    I have a blog and it would be awesome if you could check it out!

  12. I love this shade, I was going to buy it but I don't think I'd use it enough, unfortunately!

  13. I love it for its color. I hate to remove it is a real pain.

  14. really wouldn't expect the payout of something like this to be the same as in the bottle, very impressed!

  15. this is such a pretty effect! x

  16. This looks so cute, I've heard some amazing things about the china glaze polish


  17. Ooh purdy!! Try using a pink or blue base coat and see if it turns to be a pretty baby pink or baby blue with all that milky goodness on it!

  18. Ooh purdy!! Try using a pink or blue base coat and see if it turns to be a pretty baby pink or baby blue with all that milky goodness on it!

  19. China Glaze polish is simply amazing. Great choice of colours. We at can't wait for the new Avant Garden Collection. 2013 is a year for nail polish x


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