Londontown Pretty in Pastels Spring 2020 Collection | Swatches and Review

Hi everyone!

Today I have swatches and reviews from the new Londontown Pretty in Pastels Spring 2020 Collection. There are 6 pastel cremes in this collection.

I love spring and I love spring polishes even more… Pastels are some of my favorites so I was super excited to try these out. Each polish retails for $16 and they are available on the Londontown website.

Let’s get into the swatches!

First up is Uncovered. Here I’m wearing 2 coats with top coat. This is a really creamy, sandy nude with warm undertones! It’s very opaque for a light color and it went on very smooth. This isn’t my absolute favorite shade of nude, but you guys probably know by now that I tend to have trouble finding nudes that flatter my very pink skin tone. This will look great on so many people! It’s just not my favorite on me.

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Then we have Buttercup, a pastel baby yellow creme. I ended up needing 3 coats, and I’m wearing top coat. This was almost a 2-coater but it was just slighltyyy sheer after the second coat. I decided on a third for full opacity. But that’s not too uncommon for yellow polishes, so I don’t really mind. I don’t go for yellow polishes but if I did, this would be what I reach for! It’s a really pretty pastel shade. Definitely perfect for spring!

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Next up is In the Clouds, a sky blue creme. I’m wearing 2 coats with top coat. Gorgeous!! I love love love blues and light blues are my fave. This one is really pretty and still has a bright quality to it while being pastel. This one is definitely a shade I’ll reach for in the spring.

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This is Rosewater, a pink-toned nude creme.  I’m wearing 3 coats with top coat. In my opinion, this one was a little more sheer compared to the other polishes. But I love this shade of nude and this is one of my favorites from the bunch! I really like the way this one looks on my skin tone and I think it’s the perfect blend of rosy and nude.

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Then there’s Mint No Chip, a classic mint green creme. In my swatches, I did 2 coats with top coat, but could be 3 if you’re not careful. If your coats are too thin or you start doing too many brush strokes, you’ll start to create bald spots in the polish. This is a perfect pastel and it’s super pretty. If you like mint greens, you’ll definitely love this one!

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And last but not least is Plush, a light mauve-y creme. I’m wearing 2 coats with top coat. I love this shade! It’s super pretty and is great if you usually go for nudes but want to venture into some color. I found this one to be really flattering on my skin tone, and it’s really shiny. I really love mauves but I don’t think I have one that is more pastel like this! I’ll definitely be rewearing this one.

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A few things I want to note on this collection overall: they all have a flat, wide brush which is my favorite for nail polish application. It is the perfect size and width for getting a perfect cuticle line and it gets the right amount of polish on the brush. I also found these to be pretty fast-drying, definitely faster than I expected!

The last thing though is a bit of a downside… While I found these all to be well pigmented, they sometimes did seem like they were getting a little thicker. I think with continued use, these polishes could thicken up and make application more difficult. This is easily solved with a few drops of nail polish remover!! But I know some people might not have that so I wanted to mention it. Otherwise, I really love the shades in this collection!

Thanks for reading! I hope you all enjoyed and found this review helpful.

Love,

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DISCLAIMER: These polishes were gifted to me by Londontown to swatch and share with all of you. All opinions expressed are my own. Some links are affiliate links.

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