April 24, 2013 Makeup.com Product Picks

Heavenly Matches: The Best Spring Lipstick & Nail Polish Pairings

As spring temperatures slowly begin to warm and sandal season is on the near horizon, we’ve got two things on our minds here at the MDC headquarters: lipstick and nail polish (obviously). While pale pinks reign supreme in the lip and nail world during the springtime, we thought we’d offer up some on-trend alternatives to give your spring mani/pedi + lip routine a little refresh!
Find your favorite lip color below and see what nail polish color we paired with it and get ready to be inspired!

Use the key below for our favorite color pairings and product suggestions!

Love a pretty pink pout? Here’s your match: pink + turquoise
Product Pair: Maybelline Color Whisper in Faint For Fuchsia + Essie In The Cab-Ana
If you prefer to tone down your lip color, try this balanced pairing: nude + coral
Product Pair: MAC Lipstick in Myth + Maybelline Color Show Nail Lacquer in Coral Crush
For the cool and classic gal, give this dynamic duo a go: red + beige
Product Pair: Lancôme Rouge In Love #185 Rouge Valentine + Lancôme Vernis In Love #220 Jolis Matins
For a sophisticated yet feminine finish, pair these shades together: salmon + light pink
Product Pair: Lancôme Color Design in Corset + Essie Guchi Muchi Puchi
If you dare to give the orange lipstick trend a try, then you must wear this color pair: orange + blue
Product Pair: Maybelline Color Sensational Vivids in Electric Orange + Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Nail Lacquer in Rx
Our favorite universally flattering shade, coral, looks killer when matched up in this way: coral + metallic
Product Pair: Lancôme Color Design in S.O.S. Pink + Essie Nothing Else Metals
Which color combination is your favorite? Take a snapshot of you best polish and pout pairing and share it on Instagram or Twitter with the tag #MDCbeauty for a chance to be featured on the website!
Have a burning beauty question? Leave it in the comments below!
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