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Birchbox Breakdown

We love silver and gold as much as the next gal, but there'’s something extraspecial about the pink-hued shade that’'s popping up all over the jewelry scene. This metallic rose gold lacquer from NYC fashion house RUFFIAN (available exclusively through Birchbox) applies like liquid metal, so your nails shine and shimmer as much as the rings and bracelets stacked on your hands and wrists. RUFFIAN polishes are specifically formulated to hold up for days without chipping, so you can wear this opulent shade nonstop.

How to Use

Set a smooth foundation with a layer of base coat before applying one to two coats of nail lacquer. Add a glossy top coat for shine and protection. Clean up any stray color by dipping a Q-tip or small brush in nail polish remover and running it along the cuticle and the edges of each nail.

Butyl Acetate, Ethyl Acetate, Nitrocellulose, Adipic Acid/Neopentyl Glycol/Trimellitic Anhydride Copolymer, Acetyl Tributyl Citrate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Stearalkonium Bentonite, Acrylates Copolymer, Styrene/Acrylates Copolymer, Benzophenone-1, Silica, Trimethylpentanediyl Dibenzoate

May Contain: Yellow 5 Lake (CI 19140), Red 6 Lake (CI 15850), Aluminum Powder (CI 77000), Red 7 Lake (CI 15850), Black 2 (CI 77266), Iron Oxides (CI 77491)

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Fantastic color
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I cannot rave enough about how much I adore this metallic rose color!! I only can give the product 3 stars though because it wears very easily. I typically use my hands a lot through the day and when I use this lacquer by the end of the day the color is worn away from the tips of my nails. It's great for events but I can't personally use it day to day.

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Beautiful Color
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This nail polish has the most beautiful rose gold color. It goes on smooth with only one coat needed to do the job. Which is awesome. The only thing negative I have to say is that it chips very easliy. Even with a base & top coats..one day in and I already had chips.

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Not for me
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I've received a few different samples of this brand's polish and I find it chips very soon after application, no matter if I use a base & top coat or not. I'm also not a fan of the metallic look.

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Great color, but too thick
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This nail polish color is gorgeous, but it simply does not set because of its thickness. Twenty minutes later, still very wet.

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Perfect color!
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Loved the color, and lasted well. Chipped in the typical amount of time... not too early but not exceptional staying power.

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Doesn't last long
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I did not like this product. I didn't like the color and it chipped very quickly. The sample size was okay but I didn't even use it more than once.

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Such a pretty color!
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This nail polish is such a pretty color, I just wish it went on better. I think the shimmer can cause it to look streaky on the nail. Not ideal if you're trying to paint your nails quickly.

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Perfect color
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This is a fantastic color that is almost like wearing a fabulous piece of jewelry on your nails. You almost don't even need to wear jewelry when you have this on! As usual, Ruffian polish goes on nicely and evenly - just remember to use two *thin* coats, or it gets a bit streaky.

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Absolute Favorite Nail Color
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I don't paint my nails very often because it seems like as soon as it gets on it flakes right off again. I probably don't prep my nails like I should but this one isn't any different for me in that regards. But the color is perfect! It is great for the summer - slightly goldish and but also perfect for the winter, too. I keep it in my purse and touch up whenever I need to.

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Impressed!
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This color went on smoothly, had a nice finish, and wore very well. The metallic color wasn't too much and gave just enough shine. I really liked this polish.

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