4 Trending Nail Colors You Need to Try This Winter - Makeup.com

Painting your nails can be such a relaxing way to fit in some “me time”, which is likely needed after the holidays! Plus, a fresh manicure will complement your outfit at the same time! We’re filling you in on 4 of this season’s hottest nail trends and how you can get the look!




Metallic nails are so fun and make the transition of getting back into our daily routines from the holidays seamless. Here are some of the prettiest ways to get this look:


Essie Polish in “Blue-tiful Horizon”. This dusty blue-grey from the Desert Mirage collection is uniquely stunning. The amber undertones warm up the polish and this is the perfect January colour!


L’Oreal Paris Colour Riche Gold Dust in “Rough Around the Edges”. This extravagant black polish has gold sparkles in it to give your nails a textured finish that will dazzle in the light. This polish is perfect for a night out with your friends!


Essie Polish in “Seeing Stars”. This rich espresso brown has gold undertones that make your manicure look super luxurious!


Urban Decay XX Vintage Nail Colour in “Roach”. Keep the festive vibes going with this deep burgundy hue from Urban Decay! The deep undertones are perfect for winter and the subtle shimmer will surely get you out of those winter blues!


Essie Treat Love & Colour in “Loving Hue. This shimmery pink looks beautiful on but also treats your nails at the same time! The formula is infused with collagen and camellia extract to give you stronger nails in just one week!


Burgundy & Purple


Deep hues look beautiful in the wintertime especially and add a bit of edge to your look. Both burgundy and purple are super-hot this season and they look amazing on everyone! Here are some of our favourite ways to rock this trend:


Essie Polish in “Hazy Days”. This rich plum hue is absolutely beautiful and the navy undertones to it make it totally unique!


L’Oreal Paris Colour Riche Vernis À L’Huile in “Violet Vendome”. This pretty violet hue is a bit brighter and a great way to wear this trend without being quite so vampy! Plus, you’ll love the glossy finish!


Essie Gel Couture Polish in “Gala-vanting”. This deep maroon is perfect for parties and for the office! It’s the perfect balance of deep and bright, making it an excellent every day polish shade! Plus, when combined with the Gel Couture Top Coat, this varnish will last such a long time!



Armani Nail Lacquer in “Night Viper”. This polish is a luxurious dark burgundy that gives extreme shine to your nails. The formula is long-lasting, giving you 7 days of colour while being quick and easy to apply!





With minimal makeup looks being a huge beauty trend of 2018, it’s no surprise that it translates into nails too. Here are some of the prettiest nudes to give your look an effortlessly chic vibe:


Essie Polish in “Topless & Barefoot”. This barely-there soft pinky nude is effortlessly beautiful. It’s super subtle while still giving you a put-together look!


L’Oreal Paris Colour Riche Vernis À L’Huile in “Café de Nuit”. This pinky-nude is really pretty and will add a feminine touch to your look. Plus, the formula contains 4 precious oils to give you insane shine and pigmentation!


Essie Polish in “Bare With Me”. This apricot tone has a grey cast to it, making it the perfect winter nude!


YSL La Laque Couture in “Beige Gallery”. This neutral taupe will look great on everyone. Plus, you’ll love the long wear formula that moisturizes and protects your nails from chipping or cracking!


Creamy Whites & Pale Pinks


Creamy whites and pale pinks are another hot nail trend this winter! They’re a great way to take a break from the deeper hues that are traditionally popular this time of year and give you a feminine look! Here are some beautiful options:


Essie Polish in “Skinny Dip”. This peachy-pink will brighten up your look this winter! It’s a great way to add a feminine touch to your look without being too delicate.


Essie Polish in “Fairy Tailor”. This sheer pink adds a sweet, girly finish to your look and the glossy finish looks so pretty!


Urban Decay XX Vintage Nail Colour in “Pallor”. This duochrome polish is delicate but still really fun! You’ll love how it looks when the light hits it!


Essie Polish in “Lighten the Mood”. This ivory white hue is dusted with sienna undertones, giving it an exclusive look. This classic shade will suit everyone effortlessly!


Which is your favourite winter nail trend?

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