What nail colour never goes out of fashion and remains wearable and chic all year round? Barely there or nude shades nail polishes.
Neutral shades are a classic nail style, and everyone can wear them. They give the hands a sophisticated air, as if you have just had a professional French manicure. And, because these nail polishes are so much like our natural nail colour, they tend to last longer as chipping and wear and tear is much less visible.
We’ve collected the best barely there nude shades nail polishes, in all kinds of pinks, beiges and peach. See which one is your favourite:
This is Essie’s best-selling nail polish. A hint of soft pink that enhances the white shade. Keep a bottle in your make-up bag for an instant touch of glamour!
This colour from butter LONDON has an opal finish that adds depth and a gorgeous sheen on its own or over any other colour.
- TenOverTen Nail Polish – Jane 001 – $18
A barely there shade that would suit cooler skin tones and can be used on its own or as a top coat to finish other polishes. Gives a lovely glossy sheen and is formulated with no harsh chemicals.
This award-winning nail polish is a high-shine, glossy finish formula that works as a treatment as well as a polish. Contains a uniquely designed brush for easier and more precise application. This colour gives a really feminine effect and you only need one coat. It’s expensive, but worth it!
Ideal for warmer skin tones, this nail polish is a peachy beige, with a quick-drying formula that means you can paint on layer after layer for more depth to the colour.
- Priti NYC Coronation – $15
This is a product suitable for vegans, it’s also free of harmful chemicals, durable and come in a super glossy sheen. Dries very quickly and is chip resistant, ideal for working ladies.
- Margaret Dabbs London Nail Polish Hydrangea – $22
Give your nails a pop of healthy colour with this perfect pink shade. Gives a high shine finish, but also contains vitamins that enrich your nails and protects them whilst the polish is on.
- Nails Inc. Reflectors Polish – Primrose Street – $18
A flattering shade of pink here with a unique iridescent shine that will suit all skin tones. Gives a gorgeous sheen to your nails and can be worn alone or over other polishes.
A slightly lilac hue to this nail polish, which comes in a quick-drying, chip-resistant product that the label says will last up to 14 days. Apply two coats for maximum wear. Suitable for vegans.
An excellent choice for brides who want a subtle but classic look on their wedding day. Add one coat for a wash of colour, or several for more depth.
- Smith & Cult – Pastel Peach – $18
Described as a classic shade for manicures and pedicures, this peach colour mimics the skins natural tones and has a glossy finish.