Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Enamel Lime Basil : Review & Swatches

Hi everyone! I was just ranting about the color green my post All Things Bright and Green only very recently. That’s where I also disclosed that I’m wearing a green shade on my nails from Revlon. Well today’s review will be about the Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Enamel in the shade Lime Basil.

Revlon Parfumerie has been around for quite a long time now. But since I am not much into nail lacquers, I never really tried it until today. It was there in my subconscious for a long time and finally gave in to my temptations to experience a scented nail enamel. 🙂

Product Description :

Give your nails a sexy look with Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Enamel. It has vibrant and shiny shades, and leaves light fragrance on nails when it dries.

  • Every shade has luxurious scents that makes your nails more attractive.
  • Gives glossy and radiant colour and adds glitter shine on your nails.
  • Adds sophisticated look to your nails.

Ingredients

Ethyl Acetate, Butyl Acetate, Nitrocellulose, Tribenzoin, Isopropyl Alcohol, Polyethylene Terephthalate, Propyl Acetate, Acetyl Tributyl Citrate, Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Oil, Stearalkonium Bentonite, Triacetin, PPG-2 Dimethicone, Dimethicone, Tetrabutyl Phenyl Hydroxybenzoate, Polyurethane-11, Serica ((Silk)Soie), Citric Acid, Malic Acid, Mica, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, 77492, 77499), Yellow 5 Lake (CI 19140), Ferric Ferrocyanide (CI 77510), Aluminum Powder (CI 77000), Bismuth Oxychloride (CI 77163).

The  Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Enamels come for INR 350 each and are very easily available on e-commerce websites.

Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Enamel Lime Basil
Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Enamel Lime Basil

My Overview of the Product :

Lime Basil is a gorgeous yet subdued shade of green. The hue is that of fresh foliage or the color reflected through dewdrops on pristine grass leaves. Oh, I tend to get little dreamy when I think of green. 😛 Nevertheless, I love the color. Coming to opacity, I needed a good two coats to give me the desired painted nails. The bottle looks classy with a cuboidal body and spherical matte black applicator. Quite a unique packaging, reminds me of chess pawns. Yeah, I was quite into the game once upon a time. 🙂 The applicator brush is good and makes for an easy application.

Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Enamel Lime Basil
Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Enamel Lime Basil
Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Enamel Lime Basil Swatches
Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Enamel Lime Basil : Swatches

The nail paint dries on the nails fast, but still not fast enough. And on drying, it gives out such an amazing scent! The fragrance of Revlon Parfumerie in Lime Basil is  just what you could imagine from the name. It is a whiff of fresh greens from incessant raining, with hints of citrusy. Overall the fragrance is awesome and a perfect match for the color. 🙂

The finish is super glossy and looks really pretty on the nails. The nail enamel stayed on me in tact for around 4 days, but on the 5th, I could see it wearing off the tips. Not chipping, but wearing and that too obvious only on close observation. The wearing stayed like that until on day 7 there was little chipping. The fragrance is quite strong initially, and though mows down gradually, it never fades off completely. I could always smell it on my nails and undeniably I love it. 🙂

Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Enamel Lime Basil Swatches
Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Enamel Lime Basil : Swatches

The Final Verdict :

Well what? I love it people! The concept is very unique in itself. The color is awesome and the fragrance is equally amazing. I am just so much in love with Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Enamel in Lime Basil. The shade name, color and the fragrance are so much in sync with each other. I am glad I went for this shade and love what it delivers. Only wish the color stayed on the nails for a little longer for the price we pay. That way I could also keep getting whiffs of its breathtaking fragrance for some time longer! 🙂

My rating : 4.75/5

 

Reetu

I'm Reetuparna.. I love to write, and that's why I do.. I love experimenting with colors and beauty products and it feels good to share my views with you.. Hope to keep you posted on the many important and myriad things that's life.. Let me know if you enjoy my blog!

16 thoughts on “Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Enamel Lime Basil : Review & Swatches

  • February 23, 2018 at 8:21 pm
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    These bottles are the prettiest!!!! And some lovely summer colors

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  • February 23, 2018 at 9:16 pm
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    The shade looks beautiful. Good to learn that these also smells good

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  • February 24, 2018 at 12:46 am
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    A nail polish with fragrance! I am hearing this for the first time! Checking out this range right now! Thanks for sharing ?

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  • February 24, 2018 at 3:50 pm
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    Totally love this shade. Have tried this same shade but from different brand. After this review I’m so excited to try Revlon brand also.

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  • February 24, 2018 at 4:11 pm
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    Hearing it first time, this looks like a unique concept. I also loved the glossy finish it has given to your nails. Can not wait to try soon.

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  • February 24, 2018 at 4:42 pm
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    I so much loved this lime mint nail enamel, it looks fab in this spring season!

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  • February 24, 2018 at 7:25 pm
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    Wow, this is the first time I am seeing a nail enamel with fragrance. The color is too good. Not at all loud. Would love to buy this for me.

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    • February 24, 2018 at 10:11 pm
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      Yes you should try this one for sure!

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  • February 25, 2018 at 12:02 am
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    Love the colour , it is so different and settled . Will go with every funky atire and traditional ones .

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  • February 25, 2018 at 9:31 am
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    This is my kind of cooour and that it smells so good is another added benefit for sure

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  • February 25, 2018 at 7:42 pm
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    I have brown shade from this range that has warm spicy scent of cinnamon. Lime basil is such a gorgeous shade. I love this particular range of Revlon

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