OPI All Stars

I received this multi-pack of OPI nail polishes as a gift a month or so back, and I thought I’d share my thoughts on it. One major thing about OPI is that they test on animals to make their products. From left to right, the shade names are (prepare for some really quirky names, one thing I do love about OPI):

– Strawberry Margherita // The prettiest hot pink. I’m always cautious with wearing these colours because I personally think they’re quite provocative but there you go, I have a paranoid way of thinking.

Princesses Rule! // A sparkle baby Pink, which needs LOTS of layers if you’re going to wear it on it’s own, it’s very subtle.

Bubble Bath // A very vague Nude, nice if you just want your nails to be evenly coloured but not of a bright colour. This again needs quite a few layers, but it’s what I expected from a simple Nude.

Tickle My France-y // A typical dark Nude, caramel type colour. Plain, simple and goes with any outfit. I must say I have so many shades like this from different brands.

That’s Hula-rious // The quirkiest Green colour you will ever see. Paints on amazingly.

Do you Have This Colour in Stockholm? // A dark Purple, a daring colour for me personally as all dark colours make me look SUPER pale. It’s annoying because this is a really nice colour. I must say, it’s a little watery though.

Lincoln Park After Dark // Now, don’t be fooled. This isn’t Black which is what I thought when I first received it. It is a REALLY deep Burgundy kind of Purple colour. Again, one I wish I had the confidence to wear.

Big Apple Red // One of the brightest Red nail polishes in existence, can we just appreciate the shade of this colour because I think it is unbelievably nice. It’s also the easiest to apply. You could easily just wear one layer of this and it would be fine.

Malaga Wine // We all love a Burgundy colour, it’s one of my all time favourites.

There is also a White colour called ‘Alpine Snow’ included but I didn’t feel the need to include it as it was like a bottle of PVA glue, so watered down. I do think that with multi-packs of nail polishes, there are always going to be some bad/bog standard colours and some amazing ones, there has to be that even mix right? It’s almost like a selling tactic because they know people will still purchase it just to get the good colours, and have spares of the bog standard ones. I mean for £14 they’re still cheap, even if they are only mini’s. They have a sufficient amount in them so I don’t see the justification for the full sized bottles being £12.50 each. I’d rather have a bundle of different colours in the small version for the similar price of one.

If I did have to pick three of them, my favourites in order, would be ‘That’s hula-rious’, ‘Strawberry Margherita’ (bonus points for that one, because I love the name) & ‘Big Apple Red’, just because of it’s brightness.

They come with such varied colours, besides a Yellow and a Turquoise, how can you complain with this varied selection? They look super pretty on my nail rack too.

With Love Kiddos,

C x

 

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28 Comments

  1. I’ve never seen those multi packs before but I think you’re so right that it’s better to get a load of little ones that one big one! Going to have to look into this now! Em x

  2. I need Tickle My France-y and Lincoln Park After Dark! I love dark nail colors, and the one that looks black but isn’t would be perfecttttt. Great review, hopefully I can find these online or in stores somewhere. Also, bless these swatches, always helpful!

  3. The colours are stunning! Especially those pink shades and they all look so perfect for summer! Actually, all of those shades look pretty! xx

    Sami // samiyah.co.uk

  4. My nail technician using OPI, and I love it! I love the nail varnishes, they’re gorgeous but rather expensive for me x

    1. They’re always so quirky! and yes me too, Barry M and Revlon take up the majority of my nail polish stands… I’ve recently started collecting Essie but they can be so expensive so I tend to buy them in bulk online x

  5. I absolutely love these shades and the mint green is a lovely colour! Also love the nudes x

    Kayleigh Zara 🌻🍂www.kayleighzaraa.com

  6. I love this brand! The colours look so fab and I get what you mean, in sets there’s always one colour that’s kinda average/big standard colour, haha! X

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