Article by: Shantoel McLeod
Put your best foot (and hands) forward this summer by adding a splash of color and prints. Dawn wearable shades of pastels, classic reds, juicy neons, glitzy golds and edgy designs.
Sun shiny day:
Shine brighter than the sun in mellow-yellow hue.
Try Deborah Lippmann Yellow Brick Road, $16
Color me red
Red is the classic color that exude sophistication without the yawns (pinky’s up)
Try Ginger+liz Draw Blood, $12
It’s electrifying (John Travolta’s voice)
Neon isn’t just a trend for your summer wardrobe, jazz up your nails with bright lime greens, pinks and orange.
Try Essie Fear or Desire, $8
Soft and subtle
Pastel nails are extremely pretty, polish and light, complimenting any outfit.
Try OPI Pink Friday, 8.50
The reverse French
French manicure can be a little boring so put a twist on the classic that will demand-attention.
Ombre is cool as a hair trend but even cooler on your nails, this easy-to-do D-I-Y doesn’t require cashing out at the salon.
3-D isn’t just for the movies
Ray of Light, $18 Sweet Dreams, $18
Deborah Lippmann—nail guru released her summer collection that include 3-D holographic shades in electric indigo and candied pink.