They are part of the Finger Paints Special Effects collection coming out in January, but I was able to snag these early, thanks to some very nice Sally sales associates. I was disappointed when I dropped by my neighborhood Sally's and these were nowhere to be found. I was on my way out the...

Special Effects Holographic Glitter Top Coat in Electric Lane. Whew, that's a mouthful! This polish is a clear base with tiny holographic glitter inside. I love a good holographic top coat because it changes any color of polish you put it over, and it's so simple and easy to use. The...

Nail art can be tricky and require artistic skill (which I am lacking) but special effect top coats like this are super easy to use. You can buy CrocoFever in a starter set, which includes all four of the Croco Top colors as well as a base coat and top coat, or you can get the colors...

Full-on color and glitter that spells glamor. The polishes dry relatively fast to a matte, gritty finish thanks to the glitter but once you add a top coat like my favorite nails nails inc. Kensington Caviar Top Coat, you will get a glossy finish that is simply stunning. Two coats of Special...

Chelsea Square is a clear polish decked with tons of rose glitter. It looks almost identical to my favorite China Glaze 80381 Glitter Nail Polish, only with small glitter particles. Similar to the nails inc. Special Effects 3D Glitter Nail Polishes I loved, you can get full coverage with...

This most recent release, the Finger Paints Special Effects collection, is the créme de la créme of flakies. I've swatched each of these over black because it's easier to see the different types of flakes that way. Each swatch is two coats of polish. Finger Paints Asylum. Asylum is a clear...

Special Effects Overglaze Polish! These come in three different sets that each contain two polishes. I couldn't decide which one of these to get because I absolutely adore flake glitter, so I bought all three! The Donmar Collection The Donmar Collection The Donmar (macro) The...

Special Effects Mirror Metallic in Stratford. Stratford is a shiny mix of pink, champagne, gold, green, yellow and orange with a reflective metallic finish. The duochrome effect of this one is very strong and it shifts quite dramatically with changes in angle and lighting. Again, similar to one

I'd prefer to be able to buy the Special Effects overglazesindividually, so hopefully that will be an option in the future. I got mine at Sephora. Side note: The descriptions for these sets are sort of mixed up on Sephora's website; this one lists The Wyndham topcoat and Kensington polish,...

are Mirror Metallic Special Effects and Nail Jewelry polishes. Mirror Metallic polishes in Stratford (bronze with pink) and Cheyne Walk (purple with gold) are a highly reflective polish created with mica pearls and give off a duochrome effect. Nail Jewelry polishes in Burlington Arcade...

 

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