It’s officially sandal weather, which means it’s time to step up your mani-pedi game. But instead of wearing the same polishes as everyone else, try one of these 10 gorgeous shades to stand out among the pinks, fuchsias, and corals all summer.
Swimming Pool, Habit Cosmetics ($18). habitcosmetics.com
With its cute, seasonally appropriate name and striking blue hue, this will be the color you gravitate toward all summer.
Dove, RGB Cosmetics ($18). rgbcosmetics.com
Replace your overused white polish with this lovely light gray. It still goes with any outfit, but it’s much more chic.
Bleuette, Dior ($27). dior.com
Dior’s limited-edition pastel is the light, elegant shade that’s been missing from your beauty arsenal.
Ube, Jin Soon ($18). jinsoon.com
Lavender is the new pink. Pick this trendy hue over your typical pale pink next time you’re at the nail salon.
I Give Good Tweet, Trust Fund Beauty ($12). trustfundbeauty.com
It’s easy to make a statement with loud colors, but this subdued sky blue shows off your bold style just as effectively.
Beauty School Dropout, Deborah Lippmann ($20). deborahlippmann.com
If you have your heart set on pink, put away those bright shades and try this throwback bubblegum pink. It’s just as a fun, but it’ll get you twice the compliments.
Ivy at the Shore, Lauren B. ($18). laurenbbeauty.com
Channel your inner mermaid all summer with this glamourous metallic teal polish.
Jaune Babouche, YSL ($28). yslbeautyus.com
Make your nails shine as bright as the sun with YSL’s classic yellow polish.
Night Out, Nars ($20). narscosmetics.com
This radiant blue will cheer you up every time you look down and see it on your fingers or toes.
Organdi, Chanel ($28). chanel.com
When you need something a little less flashy, Chanel’s summery and peachy-pink neutral will make you feel polished 24/7.