Thursday, December 8, 2011

Deborah Lippmann The Future is Yours Swatches and Review

Good afternoon my fellow lacquered lovers!  This is just a Deborah Lippmann filled week now isn't it?  Today, I have another gem from the Barney's exclusive collection.  Now, without further ado, on to the polish!







Above:  2 coats of The Future Is Yours

I absolutely believe that this is the nail polish we will all be wearing 500 years from now when we have colonies on the moon.  The Future is Yours is a very sheer white/purple/blue iridescent polish.  Now I'm careful with calling it iridescent and not duochrome because the color doesn't shift the way it does with a duochrome, but more has flashes of brilliance in different colors.  I liked this color ok but it was far too sheer for my liking.  So, I did what I do with all sheer polishes and layered it over one coat of Wet N Wild Black Creme:












Gorgeous!  Purple, teal, blue, turquoise, it's like a peacock!  This color is just stunning over black!  I can't wait to try it over a dark purple and a dark blue to see how it changes the flashes!

What do you think of this polish?  What colors would you like to see it over?

10 comments:

  1. Its fabulous!! I love it on Black creme!

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  2. I like it better over black-so freakin pretty! You really are on a DL kick arent' you!

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  3. Love the color. Especially over black. With this type of color, I always layer over a color is shows - purple, green, etc. What happens if you layer it over an opposite color? Like red or yellow. Does it turn into a hot mess?

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  4. Oh those colors are just great, that is exactly what matches my personality. Good ones!

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  5. Great colors and they last for what seems like FOREVER when it comes to nail polish!

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  6. Love The Future Is Yours. it's very similar if not a dupe to OPI 'Breath of Life' which most places on ick-bay is cheaper than DL - esp since this is one that is a Barney's exclusive. I honestly don't see any difference in the 2 and I adore and have used Breath of Life a whole lot...topper and as a sheer but layering on about 4 coats to get the same effect you got in the first photos of DL here alone. There is one lady on eBay who sells the OPI version for charity - lung cancer which is what the OPI shade was originally created to recognize. She does not always have it listed, but she has gobs of it & has it cheaper than others always when I have seen it up ~$9.99 range.

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