As you await the arrival of those statement sandals you impulse bought during a 3 a.m. bout with insomnia, you might as well pick up a few polishes to prep your nails. Sure, you could stick with that basic ballerina pink, but why not invest in a new statement color?
Summer is the season to embrace bold hues and experiment with new colors, so if you’re in the mood to switch up your nail situation, these shades will look perfect with all those cute summer outfits you’ve been dying to wear. Here, 12 lacquers you’ll want to swipe on — and then wear while sitting poolside — stat!You can tell a lot about a person from their nails, and although we can all be guilty of forgetting to get a chipped nail fixed, there’s nothing quite like the feeling of a fresh mani!
Summer gives us an excuse to go all out in fashion, because really, what’s more fun that adding a lot of color to your look? It’s the season to be creative, and these nail polish trends will surely add a little extra to your sunny style. From Pink Martini to Cotton Candy Blue, there are colors to match the sweet tastes you’ll be indulging in during rooftop happy hour. Or you could match your nails with your favorite pair of cutoffs via Dior’s new, fun-to-say Blop polish. There’s even an ivory option to celebrate Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s upcoming nuptials (because don’t lie, we know you’re totally waking up at the crack of dawn to watch the event).
This is the time of year when we’re all ready for some warmer temperatures, golden sunshine, light breezes, and less layers. One of the best parts of the change in season? Switching up your nail polish! We’ve picked 45+ warm neutrals, pretty pastels and and brightly colored nail polish shades that scream spring in a bottle. In fact, just looking at these colors has us ready for some rosé and some time spent outside. Shop our picks for the hottest spring-into-summer nail polish colors in 2018. Ahead, the trendiest nail polish colors to try this summer.