Zoya – Alice // Holiday 2016 Enchanted Collection

Hi everyone! I was finally able to get my hands on a few of new Zoya’s from the Enchanted Collection. Today’s manicure is a PixieDust. I thought Zoya was discontinuing their PixieDusts, but I guess not since they came out with four new ones in this collection! I’m happy, I really love them!

Zoya - Alice // Holiday 2016 Enchanted Collection
Zoya – Alice // Holiday 2016 Enchanted Collection

Zoya Alice is described by Zoya as, “Periwinkle with magenta and blue sparkles in the exclusive Zoya PixieDust Matte Sparkle formula”. I agree that periwinkle is a good description, but it definitely leans purple. In my opinion, PixieDust polishes are not super textured (except for the older “magical” PixieDust). There is certainly a texture to them, but it is not overly bumpy. Two coats of topcoat will usually smooth these right out if you are not a fan of the feeling of the texture. Topcoat also brings out a lot more sparkle! 

This nail polish has an excellent formula! I used 2 coats of polish and put 2 coats of topcoat only on my index and middle fingers. The ring and pinky are left textured. The topcoat also darkened the color just a tiny bit. I love textured polishes and this is no exception!

Zoya Alice, 2 coats plus 2 coats topcoat only on the index and middle finger.

Inside in a bright area with no additional flash…

Inside in a bright area with additional flash…


Inside with sun through a window…


Outside in the shade…

Outside in direct sun and sun/shade mix…


Well, there we have it!
Thanks so much for stopping by!

The polish in this post is from my own collection and was purchased by me.
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My blog is a beauty based blog, specifically about Nail Polish: Nail Polish swatches, Nail Polish comparisons, Nail Polish collections, my Manicure of the Day. All content and photos are my own property and cannot be used without my express written consent.

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