Bahama Mama

Essie

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3.7

54 reviews

57%
would repurchase
3.9/5
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3.0
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a year ago

i love the color, but the formula is really bad. you need _at least_ three coats for it to look decent. i won't buy this again, because i'm hoping to find a good dupe for it, since life's too short...

About reviewer (33 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair, Cool

HairBrown, Straight, Fine

EyesGreen



5.0
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2 years ago

Essie Bahama Mama is a beautiful plummy burgundy. I had no problems with the application, it was perfect in 2 coats. Topped with a top coat it lasted until I changed my nail polish a week later.

About reviewer (51 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinOily, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBlond, Wavy, Fine

EyesBrown


2.0
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3 years ago

The color is pretty basic and quite boring. Would no repurchase,

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinSensitive, Fair

HairBlond

EyesBlue


2.0
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5 years ago

Beautiful color, but this chips like none other. I know a lot of people have problems with essies chipping, however I have not had the same issue EXCEPT with this ONE. I can't even get 24 hours of...

About reviewer (31 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBrown, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown


5.0
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5 years ago

Just love this. The shade is do flattering, it applies well & lasts well. A bit thin maybe? Sometimes I feel it needs 3 coats.

About reviewer (40 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinDry, Fair, Warm

HairBrunette, Straight, Fine

EyesBlue


5.0
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5 years ago

It's a medium-dark purple polish that looks so classy on – I believe – every skin type. The formula is classic Essie and it dries superfast to a glossy finish. It looks perfect even without a top...

About reviewer (5 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBrunette, Straight, Medium

EyesGray


5.0
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5 years ago

My favorite fall color. I use 2 sometimes 3 coats to get a rich deep plum color. The consistency, at least in my bottle, is pretty good. Also, using seche vite over top will prevent chipping and...

About reviewer (3 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Medium Brown, Neutral

HairBlack, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown


3.0
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5 years ago

Such a beautiful color but on my fingers, it chipped way too fast!

About reviewer (99 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinOther, Other

HairOther

EyesOther


2.0
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5 years ago

Horrible formula, I love my Essie NP's but this one chips too easily. Also it doesn't look as nice as it does in the bottle.

About reviewer (43 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinSensitive, Fair, Neutral

HairRed, Straight, Fine

EyesBrown


3.0
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6 years ago

I really like the colour, but the formula (at least my bottle) isn't great. I find it very thin and almost watery.. It tends to flood my cuticles unless I'm veryyyyy careful. It's not a unique...

About reviewer (16 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinNormal, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesGreen



3.0
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a year ago

i love the color, but the formula is really bad. you need _at least_ three coats for it to look decent. i won't buy this again, because i'm hoping to find a good dupe for it, since life's too short...

About reviewer (33 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair, Cool

HairBrown, Straight, Fine

EyesGreen



5.0
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2 years ago

Essie Bahama Mama is a beautiful plummy burgundy. I had no problems with the application, it was perfect in 2 coats. Topped with a top coat it lasted until I changed my nail polish a week later.

About reviewer (51 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinOily, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBlond, Wavy, Fine

EyesBrown


2.0
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3 years ago

The color is pretty basic and quite boring. Would no repurchase,

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinSensitive, Fair

HairBlond

EyesBlue


2.0
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5 years ago

Beautiful color, but this chips like none other. I know a lot of people have problems with essies chipping, however I have not had the same issue EXCEPT with this ONE. I can't even get 24 hours of...

About reviewer (31 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBrown, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown


5.0
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5 years ago

Just love this. The shade is do flattering, it applies well & lasts well. A bit thin maybe? Sometimes I feel it needs 3 coats.

About reviewer (40 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinDry, Fair, Warm

HairBrunette, Straight, Fine

EyesBlue




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