NOTD | Dior Vernis in 605 Amazonia

August 20, 2012

Here’s Dior Amazonia from the Dior Golden Jungle Fall 2012 collection.

A brown with olive and grey tones, this sludgy shade calls to mind the murky depths of tropical rivers. There is miniscule shimmer dispersed throughout the polish but it is barely discernible when worn.

The colour has been off-puttingly described as pond scum and baby poop (though breastfed babies tend to have sunny yellow poo :P) but I actually appreciate its depth and complexity. It seems like a warmer, dirtier take on the greige trend and if you know me, you know I love my dirty shades! ;)

I had my press sample on both long and short nails and prefer the chic look of the latter.

In Singapore, Dior Vernis retails at S$37.

Image source: Dior

Posted in: autumn makeup | dior | nails | notds | swatches

4 Responses to NOTD | Dior Vernis in 605 Amazonia

  1. August 20, 2012 at 3:53 pm

    Love this color! Not sure how I managed to convince myself not to get it…

    • makeupmag
      August 21, 2012 at 11:18 pm

      Eh Sara,

      One word: BUY. :D

  2. Sam
    August 26, 2012 at 11:46 am

    I like it. Nice pedicure colour!

    • makeupmag
      August 27, 2012 at 1:27 am

      Hi Sam,

      I agree! :)

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