Warm temperatures are here and it’s time to replenish your summer nail polish collection with fun, bright hues to make your red hair pop even more.

Here’s a breakdown of which nail polish colors are trending this summer: 

1. Pastels: 

Take the delicate route and opt for a pastel color. Perfect for the spring months ahead. ‘Redhead Friendly’ Choices: OPI I Am What I Amethyst & Essie Gel Couture – Zip Me Up #160

2. Nudes: You can’t go wrong with a nude based color. It matches with everything and perfect for work or play. ‘Redhead Friendly’ Choices: China Glaze – Life Is Suite & Sally Hansen Color Therapy 210 RE-NUDE

 

3. Neons: 

Want to take it up a notch this season? Try a neon nail polish, especially on your toes. You’ll be sure to stand out, especially paired with a fun flipflop. ‘Redhead Friendly’ Choices: Orly Color Blast Neon Nail Polish – Tangerine & Morgan Taylor Shock Therapy Nail Polish

4. Red: 

This color will always be on our list. Red is a color that can be worn year round. Play with the many options red has to offer such as bright red, coral red orange-red red. ‘Redhead Friendly’ Choices: Sonia Kashuk Nail Colour Scarlet Starlet & RMS Beauty – Nail Polish – Beloved

5. Glitter: 

Celebrate the warmer months with a soft glitter look on your nails. Not looking to take the glitter plunge on all 10 nails? Try it on one or two! ‘Redhead Friendly’ Choices: Deborah Lippmann – Happy Birthday & Revlon Transforming Effects Top Coats, Holographic Pearls

6. Metallic: 

At first glance, you may be wary of this particular color. But don’t fret. It can act like a glitter and be worn to make a statement or only applied to a few nails. ‘Redhead Friendly’ Choices: NAILS Inc Sweet Almond Nail Polish Powered By Matcha & essie – Good As Gold – Metallic Gold Nail Polish 

7. Soft Pink: 

Freckles and soft pink? Sign us up. These two subtle colors are a must for spring. ‘Redhead Friendly’ Choices: L’Oreal Paris Colour Riche Collection Privee Nail Polish in Julianne’s Nude & Zoya Nail Lacquer in Rue

8. Nail art: 

Looking to rock a nail design but don’t have the skills to do it yourself? Neither do we. That’s why we love stick-on nail art. It’s easy, fun and you can play around with some pretty amazing designs. ‘Redhead Friendly’ Choices: Incoco Nail Polish Appliques ‑ Solid Colors & Sally Hansen I Heart Nail Art Studs Kit Multi

What shade will you be wearing? Rock it like a Redhead! 

  • My choice for soft pink – CND Shellac: Cake Pop. Glitter and metallic shades should be used in smaller doses – one or two nails. Above else, burgundy nail polish is the perfect shade for redheads.