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Chanel Taboo swatches

Hi, just a quick post tonight to show you Chanel Taboo swatches. Taboo is one of the most popular polishes from Chanel, simply because it looks AMAZING and it’s been a lemming of mine for a while now.

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Taboo is a dark purple polish full of blue and chopper sparkle. It is very opaque, I used two coats on the swatches but if you like to apply your polish in thick coats you could get away with just one coat ;) As of the application it was easy to work with. I can’t comment on the drying time because I applied a coat of top coat before it was fully dry :P Overall a stunning polish however.

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Chanel polishes are available at Boots and retail for £17.50 each :) If you fancy a cheaper dupe of Taboo check out No7 Galaxy (also sold at Boots) which retails for £7.00. My blogging friend Jayna has a lovely swatch of Galaxy in her blog The Sequined Nail.

Thanks for reading and have a lovely Friday! xoxox

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14 Comments

  1. Karen

    Wow…AMAZING colour and sparkle! :)

  2. Squeaky Q

    Taboo is AMAZING. Beautiful photos!
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  3. QueenMiSeRy

    Your close-ups have just killed me.

    I tried everything to get me convinced I didn’t need this one. It simply didn’t work and I’m still lemming for Taboo <3

    It's so damn gorgeous………
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    • A.J.

      Thanks, I think you need it :P

  4. Jayna

    Taboo is stunning! It looks gorgeous with your nail shape too! I’m so tempted to buy it now even though I already have No7 Galaxy! Aww, I’m glad you liked my swatches of Galaxy too! :)
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    • A.J.

      Thank you :) I always love your swatches!!!

  5. julia

    Purple polishes are always my favorite :)

    Love this one!

    Xx julia

    • A.J.

      Thank you Julia xx

  6. Frankie CH

    Stunning nail polish! – and also my favourite colour :) I’m so jealous of your long nails, I had to cut mine short last week! :(

    Frankie x
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    • A.J.

      Thank you, I'm sure they'll grow back fast!! x

  7. Emily Nailsxo

    I really want this nail polish now it’s so stunning! I LOVE seeing your swatches they’re amazing :) xx
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  8. Vic Alloy

    OMG! I loved it!
    Here in Brazil Chanel is too expensive :( Can’t wait to travel and buy a lot of ones! haha
    Xoxo
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  9. Char

    Stunning photos! It looks so beautiful! xx
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