Polish Smackdown: Which Textured Feather Polish Is Better–Sally Hansen Or Nails Inc.?


June 20, 2013

Back in March, we featured the Nails Inc. Feathers Effect polish (which is still sitting on my desk, btw, because it’s so pretty!). I fell in love with ‘Brighton,’ a shade with tiny teal and bright yellow feather-like particles. It has become my ‘wow-factor’ polish for summer. And just like all fun textured polishes and standout shades, I knew there would be a knockoff coming at some point. Feathers, fuzzies, call it whatever you want, but Sally Hansen did a phenomenal job of re-creating this polish. I couldn’t really tell any difference at all. So if you’re dying to try a feather textured polish, you can save a few bucks with its identical knockoff. Design-wise, I am in love with the Nails Inc. bottle. The bird just does it for me. I am every marketing person’s dream–I’m a sucker for cute packaging.

What’s your favorite feather polish option? The original version from Nails Inc. or Sally Hansen‘s identical twin knockoff?

Nails Inc. Feathers Effect Nail Polish in Brighton ($9.50)

Sally Hansen Fuzzy Coat Textured Nail Color in Fuzz-Sea ($5.50)

For more beauty news, check out the best facial products for hangoversChanel’s cult nail polish and how to get ready in 5 minutes now.

 

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