Sally Hansen Triple Shine – Sparks Fly

Sally Hansen - Sparks FlyOkay, no joke – I hate cold weather. A lot. Snow days are great, but otherwise… Winter just isn’t my thing. Normally on a day like today I’d go with a bright warm color, but I decided to embrace the deep freeze with a wintery mani.

I had been eyeing Sparks Fly from Sally Hansen’s new Triple Shine line for a little while, so I was SO excited when it arrived in my Influenster Violet VoxBox for review. Seriously, how lucky am I?

Sparks Fly is beautiful. It has multi-sized silver glitter set in a blue base. My initial reaction, though, was: Uhh what’s the point? Why not just set the glitter in a clear base? I guess the benefit is that when you apply a second (or third) coat – some of the glitter takes on that blue look and the overall effect is quite stunning.

For my wintery mix mani, I layered two coats of sparks fly over two coats of Lex Cosmetics Seattle Sunshine. I am SO Happy with the finished look. I got loads of compliments on it yesterday.

The biggest challenge was making sure that I applied Sparks Fly evenly, I ended up with some blue streaks – it got better with the second coat. I can’t wait to try this over some darker blue polishes and maybe even black.

Pictures Below! Stay Warm!!


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Sally Hansen - Sparks Fly Bottle+Cap+Brush

Sally Hansen - Sparks Fly Bottle

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Sally Hansen - Sparks Fly




  1. To me this polish looks pretty tacky in the bottle, but on your nails it actually looks quite pretty! Yes, great for a snowy day but I coukd see this for a summer evening too.

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