Gwen Stefani for OPI - the matte polishes

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I hope you've started the year wonderfully!
Today I have swatches of 2 polishes from the new OPI collection, Gwen Stefani for OPI!

4 in the morning - "This dramatic, satin black is a hit at after-parties."
As described by OPI, 4 in the morning is a gorgeous semi-matte black polish. It has an awesome formula and dries very fast. I absolutely adore this polish! I'm in the mood for darker colors and this one is just perfection! I've already worn this polish twice since I got it, which means a lot!
I used 2 coats for the swatches.

I also wore it with some pink rhinestones. I just applied some top coat on the backside of the rhinstones to stick them on the nails (they lasted 24-48h). I didn't apply top coat on the whole nails to keep the matte finish.

Love.Angel.Music.Baby. - "This matte gold with satin sheen complements all your passions."
Love.Angel.Music.Baby is a gold semi-matte polish. It's absolutely stunning! It's matte but you can still see some gorgeous shimmer in it. The gold is not too yellow, just like I like it! I used 2 coats.

And finally,  I combined both polishes (because I wanted to wear them again :D )!

I'm in LOVE with both polishes! In my opinion, they're both must-have polishes! The semi-matte effect is just stunning and makes your manicure so elegant! 

I also got OPI RapiDry spray and OPI Natural Nail Base Coat. I've been using the base coat for a few weeks and so far I love it. It dries fast, seems to prevent nail discoloration well (at least until now), and prevents polish from chipping too fast. By the way, this is not a ridge filler or growth promoter base coat. I will continue using it and tell you what I think about it in a few weeks again! Concerning the RapiDry spray, it does its job very well. It's a pump spray that you mist on your nails about 45 seconds after your last coat of polish. I've just swatched a nail polish collection and used it before taking photos. It helped a lot because I tend to smudge the polish on my pinkie when I swatch but no problem this time :D

Purchase info
OPI polishes can be purchased in professional nail salons, certains pharmacies, and beauty supplies. For Switzerland, you can search for licensed retailers here. You can follow OPI Switzerland on Facebook.
Gwen Stefani for OPI collection will be available January 21st, 2014 in Switzerland.

*PR samples*

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