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- n. The state or condition of being pearlescent; a pearly appearance.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
- TEACHER!! aaaaWe walk the new road, find same pearlescence of sky and light;
Glyceryl stearate also an emollient and adds pearlescence
Down he went, into the depths of his palace and beyond, to chambers with walls that glowed with a faint pearlescence as though glazed by the hand of a master, chambers hewn from the bowels of the earth by his powers.
Beware though: shimmer is not clunky glitter - you need the right ratio of pearlescence to pigment to avoid the cheap disco ball look.
I would like to know if there is a way to add some pearlescence or shimmer to paint, without doing a real faux finish.