If you’re a die-hard gel nail polish wearer, you know one of the most difficult things is deciding which color you’re going to rock next. And while there is endless inspo on Pinterest and lots of articles about trending polish shades you can buy at the drugstore, navigating salon-only shades can be a little more tricky. That’s why we’ve rounded up the best Essie salon gel polish colors – many of which you can try whether you prefer gel or regular polish.

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