Wednesday, 22 July 2009

OPI My Private Jet






















As you can see this is the holo version of My Private Jet, the original version. I think there are up to four different My Private Jet's now!

I used just two coats here so that is why it's still a little sheer in some places. Plus I didn't have a base coat on here. The sun was playing games today so I had to be quick! :D

I am not too fond of the formula in my one, it is quite runny almost watery. Ugh. Not that easy to use. I can't really compare to the newer more glitter like version because I don't think it has hit NZ's shores yet. There are holo MPJs in every store.

I'm not even too happy with the colour. Maybe I just need to wear it in Summer and Spring to get the full effect :)


14 comments:

  1. All these different versions of this colour have me very confused! How do you know which version you have? I wasn't overly fussed on mine when I tried it, I have no idea what version it is though!

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  2. I got the brownish glitter version and I hate it. I bought it on ebay thinking it's the holoversion.
    and your comment about summer confused me, but I see you live in NZ ;-)

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  3. i find that colour to be quite lovely!!
    also, I was browsing your previous posts and seen your mom's before/after nail shot with strawberry fields. amazing! was she using anything to help with the growth? she has beautiful nails now :) the colour is stunning on her!
    have a great day : )

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  4. That is absolutely gorgeous on you!

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  5. That's gorgeous! I'm glad to see this swatched, as my version definitely does not have the holo.

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  6. Are they trying to confuse us! I don't know which finish I have. This version looks like Color Club's Revvolution. Looks beautiful on you.

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  7. Oh my gosh, where did you get it? Maybe I shouldn't have ordered my MPJ online. Anybody get their MPJ at 8ty8 beauty? I'm just hoping it's really holographic!

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  8. I had no idea they changed the formula! I'm glad I bought the old holo version when it was still around :) It looks fantastic on you!

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  9. Selina - Well theres only the original version here... and it isn't glitery or purple or have a teal flash :)

    Loungie - Aww :( I think the seller Sparkling*Nails usually has the holo version listed!

    Elashaw - Thanks n_n She just used a treatment basecoat the whole time. She changed which one she used a lot until she found one which worked best for her.

    Sasha - Thanks :)

    Nicole - well it really depends on if you like your one :)

    Lucy - It does but MPJ is more brown, more holo and more sheer. Very close though!

    Danica - I just got mine from a department store! I don't really know about 8ty8s versions sorry.

    Pink Ginger - Yeah they did! Lotsa times! lol. Thank-you ♥

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  10. It certainly looks pretty, though I hate when polishes have a too-runny formula. Hmm, I wonder where I can find a version of this color near where I live...

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  11. OK, stupid newbie question. Why are there so many versions of My Private Jet??

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  12. Emilita - Good luck! :D

    Shelley - OPI just keeps changing the formula I guess?

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  13. Okay, so I got my MPJ in the mail today. from 8ty8 beauty. I should have known better, I knew there was more than one. I'm kind of upset. Not sure what to do, because I'm almost positive they have the real holo one at a Trade Secret in my mall. I really don't know what to do with this one now though - Use it for frankening? Try to add some fine holo glitter? It just won't be the same!

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  14. i just yesterday got mpj that appeared in the bottle to be a copperish brown with silvery metallic glitter. it applies nicely in two coats, and once applied you can see that it *is* holo, but *very* subtlely so. the back ground color looks grey, brown, or even burgundy-ish depending on the light.

    overall kind of an odd color (i picked it up as an impulsive freebie at a buy two get two sale at ulta), but i kinda like it...

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