I was delighted when I opened my Christmas present from my husband and was greeted with By Terry boxes, then came the realisation that he would have chosen the colours himself and I have to say that scared me a bit.... and so we have Narcotic Sienna (£31).
Though I have admired the
shade before its somewhat out of place with my more natural, your lips
but better shades that form the bulk of my collection. In the tube its a
deep red and looks like it has a brown tone.
Once applied however its a
matte deep cherry red. Its a very intense shade and though I do really
like the colour, I have to be in a devil may care mood to wear this one
out. Swatched below with Rouge Terrybly in No.403 Bare Instinct, which
was a bold a red as I thought I would go and as you can see Narcotic
Sienna (on the left) takes it further.
In terms of the formula, though they are not
moisturising I do really rank these highly as the smooth rich colour and
long wear of these is almost unparallelled.
I have been wondering about trying the Terrybly Nail Laque so was
pleased to get Garnet Nectar (£21), which is actually the shade I would
have gone for had I chosen myself.
I've read very few reviews on these
but what I have read have been polar opposite. The colour is a deep plum
with a red tone. It has a lush glossy finish.
I found it applies smooth
and with good coverage, though I do not think it had a quick dry time
and wear was average. For me the richness in colour and finish is the
My husband bought these from spacenk.com