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on 4/14/2013 6:53:00 PM
More reviews by BADKITTY13
Skin: Combination, Fair-Medium, Not Sure
Hair: Brunette, Other, Other
This is a very bright pink with blue undertones. Love the color but I did need 3 coats... It is a bit runny. Very shiny and pretty for spring!
on 2/13/2013 4:46:00 PM
More reviews by SmellsLikeChanel
Skin: Dry, Fair-Medium, Cool
Hair: Blond, Straight, Fine
I've never felt compelled to write a review on a nail polish since I buy a new bottle right before a mani (weekly) and then use it only that one time for that one mani, and move on...I actually saw this in my nail salon on their polish shelf, and it caught my eye, so I asked them to use it...It is SUCH a gorgeous bright, clean pink-- Not quite as bright as fuschia, not a "candy" pink... it's hard to describe... Definitely a "Barbie Hot Pink"A reviewer below described it nicely-- It also seems to almost "glow" from within, and has a high-plastic shine to it. It also seems to be thin enough not to clump or get chunky, and makes a nice, flat, base for other layers to follow without looking bulky or chunky, if you know what I mean... I have to track this polish down, since I have NO idea if it is discontinued or what? I love this color...I'm taking a photo of my mani so that you can get an idea of what I'm talking about :)
2 of 2 people found this helpful.
on 4/9/2011 9:23:00 PM
More reviews by PinkCarnations
Skin: Normal, Other, Not Sure
Hair: Blond, Other, Other
This is a fun bubble gum pink shade. It's a touch sheer, though. Great shade on me, it's one of my favorites.
on 4/6/2010 12:40:00 AM
More reviews by traceyadwl
Skin: Oily, Tan, Cool
Hair: Black, Curly, Coarse
This is a fun barbie pink. On me, it is a 'true' hot pink with bluish undertones...in some lighting, it is slightly more fuchsia but, in my opinion, always distinctly pink. Although I think that the color is pretty, I don't always tend to grab for this because the formula seems plastic-y. It is translucent on the first coat; the second coat brings it to opaque, but something about it seems a little too bubble gum...like the peel-off polishes we wore as a young girl. It does dry quickly. My recommendation would be to paint a coat of your favorite opaque pink underneath, then top it off with Secret Stash to add some complexity to this girly, but basic, shade.
on 4/13/2012 10:45:00 PM
More reviews by starrysim
Skin: Normal, Fair-Medium, Cool
Hair: Brown, Wavy, Medium
Secret Stash is a true, clean bright pink. It's like spring in a bottle. The finish is very shiny, but not at all shimmery, and the consistency is runny enough to be easy to work with. You can do with one coat if you're in a rush, and you'll never need more than two coats for sure. This is a nice polish all-around.
on 5/27/2011 10:59:00 PM
More reviews by kdhill
Skin: Combination, Medium, Not Sure
Hair: Black, Other, Other
Very beautiful, hot barbie pink. Its opaque in two coats and looks like a high shine plastic when finished. i ABSOLUTELY LOVE IT and its now one of my favorite hot pinks.
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on 7/25/2008 4:07:00 PM
More reviews by ShoeGal
Skin: Acne-prone, Medium, Neutral
Hair: Blond, Wavy, Coarse
Secret Stash is my favorite shade from the Essie 2008 Summer Collection. In the bottle, it looks like an average bright pink but, on my nails, it's a super glossy hot fuchsia pink that looks like candy. It lasts at least a week on me without any touch ups and if I can remember to apply a top coat every few days, this will last 2 weeks. For reference, I'm on the tan side (summertime) but I think this would work on a wide variety on skin tones. Definitely buying a back up of this one.
on 5/9/2008 10:42:00 PM
More reviews by islandgirl8
Skin: Combination, Fair-Medium, Cool
Hair: Brunette, Wavy, Medium
On the shelf it looks just like Fiesta, but side by side this is more fuschia than shocking pink. On it is bright raspberry. Not exotic and very teenager-ish.
on 2/15/2009 10:54:00 AM
More reviews by Roshmil
Skin: Combination, Fair, Not Sure
Hair: Black, Other, Medium
This is a gorgeous bright pink, and I really love this color. However, my only problem is that I need 3 layers to get it as opaque as I want. For this reason only I will not buy this again, cause I prefer opaque colors.Other than that, it's a really fun and pretty color. :)
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