Hard Candy “Jelly Bean Blue” – Swatches and Review

Happy Blue Monday!

It’s not a blue Monday for me because today is Victoria Day which means I had the day off, but it’s a blue nail polish and it’s Monday so… ๐Ÿ™‚ This glittery blue polish is from Hard Candy and is called Jelly Bean Blue from their Candy Sprinkles line.

Hellooo super nubbins! When I did my nails last weekend I decided to go extra short in preparation for the summer season (I play Ultimate Frisbee). I thought the league was starting this week, but it actually started last week so I’m glad I went super short when I did!

An afternoon of doing yard work = red knuckles. ๐Ÿ™‚

The brush is that wide and thin format, which I like.

You have to be careful when you wipe off the excess polish on the brush. Since the bottle is rather thin and long it seems to want to tip easily. I did not tip mine, but I came close a few times.

This polish is a light blue base with small hex glitters in royal blue and black. And you know what a glitter polish means??? MACRO SHOT!!! But I have to say, damn look at all those bubbles! *sigh* Thankfully they blend in with the glitters from a distance.

The formula was really nice to work with. I applied 3 coats, but 2 would be enough. I then followed with 3 coats of Gelous and 1 coat of Butter London Hardwear P.D. Quick Top Coat to get a nice smooth finish.

I really liked this one and I can’t wait to try the other ones I got.

Hard Candy nail polishes are available at Walmart for $4 (CAD).

Have you tried any of them?

– Chantal ๐Ÿ™‚

Computer geek by day and super mom by night, Chantal loves to try products of any kind and share her thoughts with the world.

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