Summer is calling, so what are the best new colors for those toes you are planning to dip in the ocean? The latest greatest nail shades remind us of summer fun—pineapple daiquiris, coral reefs and sunny skies. Whatever your mood or whim, there’s a cool new color or a happy old reliable to match. Try these brights, neutrals and metallic for fun.
Just in time so that you can reach for a summer drink with fingers appropriately adorned in a pineapple daiquiri shade is O.P.I. Nail Lacquer Towel Me About It for $10. This color will be available in June at Ulta.
Another brand new color making its debut in June is a metallic dark grey, Hot Gravel, from Essie Nail Color in Tribal Text-Styles. This one is $8.50 at ulta.com.
Burn up the season with an orange glow when you try Ginger Fire from Tom Ford Nail Lacquer for $35. Find it for $35 at tomford.com. The Essie bright coral classic, Sunshine State of Mind, will never let your spirits down. The price is $8.50.
Retreat into the cool shade of pale gray skies from Smith & Cult. Their Subnormal is $18 at net-a-porter.com. Another shady offering is Zoya’s medium lilac Aster. Price tag is $10 at zoya.com. Who can resist the rich grape hue of Dark Anemone from Gucci. Find the Gucci Makeup Limited Edition Bold High-Gloss Nail Lacquer for $29.50 at neimanmarcus.com.
Pretty in pink is always a delicious look for summer. Announce your arrival delicately with It’s a Girl from JINsoon Nail Polish Tint in Blush. At barneys.com the price is $18. Some say it’s creamy coral with a pastel tint but I say it’s pink. Check out Happy Days from Deborah Lippmann Gel Lab Pro Nail Color. This gel will set you back only $20 at deborahlippmann.com.
Refreshing blues will revive you on the hottest days. Take a look at Take the Plunge for a glimpse of the ocean abyss. You’ll find this true deep blue in Sally Hansen Miracle Gel for $10 at mass retailers. For a bright turquoise, try 706 from Giorgio Armani Nail Lacquer. This shade carries a $20 price tag at giorgioarmanibeauty-usa.com.
Where would we be without summer’s watermelon reds? Take a slice of Giorgio Armani S/S Runway Nail Lacquer in 400. It waiting for you at giorgioarmanibeauty-usa.com for $20. Another luscious red is from Smith & Cult for $18. Try Kundalini Hustle at smithandcult.com.
Polish up your lazy summer days with these crazy new nail colors, and then go lounge around the pool to show off.