Til You're Blue in the Face - Beauty Addict

Monday, February 18, 2008

Til You're Blue in the Face

The blue nail craze has officially reached fever pitch.

First came OPI Russian Navy and Sally Hansen Navy Venom. Then Chanel announced that Blue Satin would be the headliner of their Spring collection.

Now the good people at Dior are throwing their hat into the ring with Poison Blue. It's said to be inspired by the new Midnight Poison fragrance, but do you really think they'd be releasing a blue polish if not for the precedent established by OPI, Hansen and Chanel?

In October I declared that I'd gladly storm the Chanel counter for a bottle of Blue Satin, but by the time it was released, I was over the navy nails. This trend just doesn't seem to have the staying power of crazes past, like Vamp and Black Satin.

Or does it? You tell me: