The Trending Nail Colors for the Summer

EmilyAshleyEmilyAshley
Aug. 4, 2020
Rummaging through the collection, putting the neon orange, the pretty summery blue and some random shade thrown in, yet, still going for the basic cherry red or the pastels because they are a 'safe' choice. If you have done this for this summer where everyone is stuck in their homes most of the time, then we understand what you are going through. 
2020 came with many surprises for all of us but that doesn't mean we can't indulge a little to brighten up the mood and change up the everyday mundane routines. We found some colours perfect for the summer that will bring you out of that funk and give your hands a beautiful and fun look. You can bring these colours to salons that have started to reopen or use them yourself, but they are sure to make you feel pretty nice once done. These are some of our favourites from popular brands and different finishes so you can find them easily but find some that will suit your aesthetic perfectly. 
Chanel – Shade Cruise
Orange nail generally scares more of you because they think they won't look good with it on. We're here to put those fears to rest. Whether you have a tan or you don't orange is a summery shade that brings the perfect balance between fun and classy. This shade by Chanel manages to achieve that balance and looks great on your hands and your feet. It has a long-wear shiny finish. 
OPI – Shade How Does Your Zen Garden Grow
Green shades are difficult to perfect. Especially if the greens are of a lighter tone. OPI hits the mark with its shade 'how does your zen garden grow'. How perfect is the name for this colour as well? This is a bright but not dark green colour that is not your usual pink. It will pop on the nails but the best part for those with darker skin tones is it won't look neon on you as well. 

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Essie – Shade Butler Please
Blue in nail polish that is universally loved. This shade by Essie is an old favourite for many. It looks beautiful against light, tan or dark skin. It is a vibrant electric blue that gives off a cool feel making it perfect for the summer. 

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Base Coat – Shade Maddie
Bright colours are perfect for the summer. Out of these bright shades, when we think of the purple family, this is the first one that comes to mind. The Base Coat nail polish in shade Maddie is gorgeous lavender that is the perfect blend of bright and pastel without leaning towards either. If you're looking for a non-toxic and vegan formula, then look no further because this lavender fits all your need.

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Sally Hansen – Shade Shhhh-immer
Remember when the rose gold was everywhere? In makeup, hair colours, mobile phones and nail colours? Well looks like it is here to stay. This rose gold shimmer finish by Sally Hansen is extremely sparkly with a good colour payoff too after two or three coats. You can sheer it out with one coat if you're just looking for a glitter top coat on another nail polish or you can triple the coat and wear it alone. This colour was upgraded in their miracle gel top coat formula this summer which helps it lasts even longer.

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Sundays – Shade No.17
Not everyone wants to experiment. Some people just know what they love and the kind of shades that will look good on them. Red is one of those shades and this red from Sunday's nail polishes is well-loved. It is a deep red that fits every skin tone. The formula is also vegan, non-toxic, and lasts several days without chipping. 

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