What POPSUGAR Readers Bought in August: Gel Nail Polish and Halloween Costumes
If you're like us, you love checking out the bestsellers list on your favorite websites, and you always want to know what your most stylish friends have added to their shopping carts recently. We're always curious about what our POPSUGAR audience are obsessed with, and in the month of August, it really ran the gamut. From sleek neutral nail polish to useful Apple AirTags that are lifesavers when traveling and cute jelly sandals that are the epitome of the Barbiecore fashion trend, these are the 10 most loved — and most purchased — items POPSUGAR readers couldn't get enough of.
August is an interesting month because it's the end of summer and the start of back-to-school season, and before you know it, we're well into fall. That's evident in the cozy slides, the useful water bottles with a handle, and even an early Halloween costume our audience couldn't wait to snap up. Yes, we're serious: it's already time to start thinking about Halloween. Keep on reading to shop all the top picks our readers can't get enough of; we're sure you'll find something you need to add to your cart!
A Classic Cabinet: Threshold Designed With Studio McGee 55" Thousand Oaks Wood Scalloped Cabinet
This Threshold Designed With Studio McGee 55" Thousand Oaks Wood Scalloped Cabinet ($500) was the most loved and purchased product amongst the POPSUGAR audience in August. This cabinet is elegant, sleek, and covered, so people won't see all the things you keep inside. It comes in black and neutral and has multiple shelves and a pull-out drawer at the bottom.
Gel Nail Extender: Beetles Gel Nail Polish Builder Gel
Our POPSUGAR readers were all about painting their nails this past month, and they were excited about being able to do gel nail polish at home. We love this Beetles Gel Nail Polish Builder Gel ($8, originally $13) because you can buy it on Amazon for under $10. This product will help extend your nails with hard gel, so you can have the appearance of longer nails without acrylics.
Wireless Headphones: Beats Studio3 Over-Ear Noise Canceling Bluetooth Wireless Headphones
Now that we're heading back to school or the office, high-quality wireless headphones are essential. We love these Beats Studio3 Over-Ear Noise Canceling Bluetooth Wireless Headphones ($250, originally $350) because they're comfortable, and the sound quality is unparalleled. Plus, you can save $100 on them right now!
Cute Jelly Slides: Mad Love Marni Jelly Slide Heels
The weather hasn't quite turned too chilly yet, so now's the time to grab any open-toed shoes you've had your eye on for a while. With the massive rise of Barbiecore fashion, these Mad Love Marni Jelly Slide Heels ($30) are adorable must haves. You can read our review of the Mad Love Marni Jelly Slide Heels.
A Big Water Bottle: Mainstays Stadium Tumbler
Everyone seems to be in the market for a water bottle with a handle right now, and it's easy to see why the Mainstays Stadium Tumbler is TikTok famous. We love this Mainstays Stadium Tumbler ($5) because it's super affordable and easy to carry around. It comes in a few different colors, and you can even store snacks in the little bowl up top.
A Classic Tank Top: A New Day Slim Fit Tank Top
Need a classic tank top in your life? Us, too. That's where this A New Day Slim Fit Tank Top ($5) comes in. It's the ultimate layering piece, and at just $5, go ahead and buy a few! It comes in all the neutral colors you need in your life.
Gel Nail Polish: OPI Gel Color Love in the Bare
If you're a fan of classic neutral nails, you're going to love this OPI Gel Color Love in the Bare ($15). It's the ultimate neutral color and beloved by our editor, who used it to create supermodel nails. You can read our editor experiment using OPI Gel Color Love in the Bare.
A Travel Essential: Apple AirTag
One of our editors bought Apple AirTags ($29) for her European summer vacation, and she raved about how useful they are. They're able to track your belongings, giving you peace of mind if you're traveling or just constantly losing your keys. You can read our review of Apple AirTags.
Cozy Slippers: Cloud Slippers
Looking for the ultimate comfortable footwear? You need these Cloud Slippers ($24). They come in over a dozen colors, ranging from bright shades to classic neutrals. It's got a thick foam sole, so it's super comfortable for lounging around the house or running errands.
A Halloween Costume: Katy Perry Left Shark Teen Costume
It's never too early to start thinking about Halloween, and our POPSUGAR audience know that. Their early costume of choice? This fun Katy Perry Left Shark Teen Costume ($70). Looks like a fun night out, if you ask us. Plus, you're practically guaranteed to be comfortable.