I featured the Mode nail polishes in my latest August Beauty Favourites video because I have SERIOUSLY been loving them! I own 3 of the polishes at the moment, but I will DEFINITELY be getting more! Read more as to why.
(This photo is not mine, found on Google)
Firstly, they are only $2.45! That is an INCREDIBLE price. To give any of you non-Australians a price comparison, an average Revlon polish is $13.95-$16.95, Essie is $18.95, and OPI is $19.95. Uh, yeah. These are a bargain!
On my first trip to the pharmacy, I was overwhelmed by the large display - I am pretty sure there are 66 polishes in the permanent collection. Having an addictive yet undecisive nature, I picked up two polishes - Blue Steel & Party Crasher.
Also due to indecisiveness, I couldn't decide which colour I wanted on my nails so I incorporated both. Probably not the best colour match, but I was keen to test out the formulation. Believe these words: this opacity was achieved with one. single. coat. JUST ONE!! I was blown away! For $2.45, these are crazy good!!
I also went back and picked up Party Girl with my loose change. How could you resist?!
I was so impressed with these. The only complaint (if I was to make one) would be that the brush is a bit thin. But for $2.45, am I really allowed to complain?!
I would recommend checking these out if you know anywhere that sells them. The only place I have seen them was at this particular Pharmacy (was a local one, not a chain) and at an Australis Direct Factory Outlet last year. If I ever do any form of giveaway, I will be throwing some of these in for sure.
At my local pharmacy the entire Mode range retails for $2.45, not just the nail polishes. I do own two Mode eyeshadow duos and a foundation/concealer stick, but I'm not as blown away as I am with these.
I think I'll be picking up some more shades for Spring & Summer!