The Perfect Nail Colors For Spring

The Perfect Nail Colors For Spring


The Perfect Nail Colors For Spring

Chase the winter blues away with these vibrant spring shades.

Chase the winter blues away with these vibrant spring shades.

Text: Bailey Bujnosek

Spring is just around the corner. With it come warmer days, fresh fashion, and bright beauty looks. Tap into the spirit of the season with five bold nail polishes that will be everywhere this year. From brands tapping into the y2k aesthetic to reimaginings of classic shades, these are the perfect nail colors for spring.


Image courtesy of Essie

‘Spring forward’ with a nail polish that’s practically infused with sunlight. V are in love with the throwback-inspired sh00k from Essie. The shade sets itself apart with green undertones that keep it from veering into highlighter-territory. sh00k is part of the limited-edition Expressie Dial It Up collection, a series of polishes meant to bridge the transition between seasons with a distinctly y2k flair.

Shop sh00k for $9 here.

Con Limon

Image courtesy of Floss Gloss

From cult indie brand Floss Gloss comes a lime-inspired green that just might be your new go-to. The crisp shade first gained attention after being worn by Cardi B at the launch of her Fashion Nova collection, and its popularity hasn’t declined since. The polish is cruelty-free and excludes seven controversial chemicals from its formula. Add a little zest to your next picnic ‘fit with this enviable shade.

Shop Con Limon for $9 here.

Get Real

Image courtesy of Revlon

It’s vegan, fast-drying, and comes in a shade of blue that doesn’t feel tired. The Get Real polish from Revlon’s Ultra HD Snap collection is a step up from the navy colors typical of winter. The color isn’t the only thing that caught our eye. The polish also supports nail health with a mix of shea butter and green botanicals. Combine it with a dot of white as shown above for a modern twist on the typical manicure. 

Shop Get Real for $7.50 here.

Movie Buff

Image courtesy of OPI

OPI’s Hollywood collection is just in time for awards season. Honoring the brand’s Hollywood origins on their fortieth anniversary, the line has several cheekily-titled shades guaranteed to bring the city’s glamour to your next nail look. A particular standout: Movie Buff, the pearlescent pink that provides just the right amount of color. Movie Buff is a good pick for lazy Spring days when you just want to soak in the sunshine.

Shop Movie Buff for $13 at your local nail supply store or salon.

Hottie Tottie Soft Coral Crème

Image courtesy of Butter London

It feels like coral never leaves the must-lists when it comes to nail polish. This year, the beachy pink color gets a shiny twist from nail titan Butter London. The color gleams with a gel-effect before you’ve even applied your top coat. Whether coral has long been your favorite or you want to add it to your arsenal, this color is sure to be a success.

Shop Hottie Tottie Soft Coral Crème for $18 here.

Credits: Cover image courtesy of Floss Gloss


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