Tired of your typical Lincoln Park After Dark mani/pedi? We’ve got just the shade update for you! Blue is the new black as far as we’re concerned and we’ve rounded up the best of the best blue nail polishes to try this winter. From sophisticated navy to whimsical powder blue, OPI, Essie, and a few other tried-and-true brands have nailed it (get it?) when it comes to the blue color spectrum. Shimmer, glitter and holographic polishes round out our list of the Top 10 blue nail polishes. For long-lasting wear, skip the nail salon and opt for OPI Infinite Shine or Essie Gel Couture Nail Polish. All 10 of our picks go on smooth and are easily removed whether you prefer two coats or three. While we’re going to stick to a non-shimmer shade for the office, we’re already matching holographic polishes to our NYE dress options! There’s just enough time to try a new shade for the holidays… and what could be more festive than a cobalt glitter? Opening image: @essie
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December 18, 2018
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Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure in Blue My Mind
BEST FOR: Forget sticking with clear polish, this polish lets you stay stylish while strengthening your nails.
LOVED FOR: Inexpensive polish that lasts
Zoya Nail Polish in Dream
USERS SAID: "A fabulous, rich, dark but sparkly midnight blue! I don't usually wear blues or dark colors on my nails (aside from an occasional dark copper), but this was so fantastic I wore it for weeks. Great for the holidays."
BEST FOR: Going for it with glitter!
ILNP Nail Polish in Hush
BEST FOR: When you can't decide on one color, opt for this color shifting shade.
USERS SAID: "I am not one to typically leave reviews, but this polish is amazing! I am so addicted! So much I am about to place an order for 6 more bottles! In two days I’ve received more than 12 compliments on the color and “coolness” of the effects. Yes ma’am! You betcha! ILNP—Hush, my newest nail obsession!"
OPI Infinite Shine Nail Polish in Get Ryd-of-thym Blues
BEST FOR: A black alternative
HELPFUL TIP: For the longest-lasting wear, use with OPI's Infinite Shine base and top coat.
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