Today I have another polish from the summer 2015 deborah lippmann Painted Desert collection to share. I went into depth about this collection in my post on Love in the Dunes but just to summarize it here; the Painted Desert collection is inspired by the Sahara desert and features full coverage polishes.
Shifting Sands is a full coverage light khaki. And by full coverage I mean FULL COVERAGE. Even though this is a lighter color Shifting Sands is close to a one coater. I used two coats in my swatches.
In the bottle I really love this color. Unfortunately it just doesn’t look good on me; too much yellow and really brings out the red in my skintone. But I was able to work with it. I added a bit of glitter and that diffused the color enough so that I could wear it. Shifting Sands would look absolutely lovely on warmer or olive skintones.
Make sure to check out the swatches under the jump.
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