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HOLLA @ NATIONAL NAIL POLISH DAY: THE BEST NAIL POLISH YOU CAN GET

HOLLA @ NATIONAL NAIL POLISH DAY: THE BEST NAIL POLISH YOU CAN GET

Get nailed this National Nail Polish Day and thumb through our edit of the best nail polish you can treat yo’ self to.

We’ve taken into account budget (’cause, skint), formulation and staying power, so you can rest in the perfectly manicured knowledge that your mani’s gonna be a good one.

Best Nail Polish Top Ten

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The Best Nail Polishes 2018

  1. nails inc. Foiling In Love Space Cadet Nail Polish 14ml
    £15.00 Buy now with HQhair

    nails inc. Foiling In Love Space Cadet Nail Polish 14ml

    If you’re after a metallic nail polish, then Nails Inc have got your back. This metallic blue nail varnish retains the brand’s leading formula (which doesn’t chip for ages) but add a metallic sheen that we are obsessed with.

    A pearlescent blue has a foil finish in-line with the rest of the Foiling For You range, and looks best on summer days. Hopefully plenty more of these to come!

    Buy now with free delivery
  2. Leighton Denny High Performance Colour - Leading Lilac
    £12.00 Buy now with HQhair

    Leighton Denny High Performance Colour - Leading Lilac

    Leighton Denny have been leader in the nail game for a long time, and it’s down to their winning formulations and high glos shine.

    We love the “Leading Lilac” colour as it’s a great transseasonal shade between spring and summer.

    Wanna know our fave ever seasonal shade? Read our best nail polishes for summer

    Buy now with free delivery
  3. butter LONDON Diamond Geezer (11ml)
    £8.00 Buy now with HQhair

    butter LONDON Diamond Geezer (11ml)

    Applying smoothly with a great colour payoff, butter London have created one of the best nail polishes you can get your mitts on. We love the brush which covers a wide area of your nail, and helps with an even application. Plus, all butter London products will never contain formaldehyde, toluene, or DBP.

    Another metallic nail polish to add to your stash, this silver shimmery nail polish adds a lil bit of sparkle to everyday.

    Buy now with free delivery
  4. Mavala Paris Nail Colour (5ml)
    £5.20 Buy now with HQhair

    Mavala Paris Nail Colour (5ml)

    We’re big fans of Mavala‘s nail polish thanks to their handy travel size, meaning we can switch up our nail colour constantly and the product won’t dry up. Plus, as the cheapest one on our list of the best nail polishes, it’s gonna be your go-to when payday’s hella far away.

    This beaut coral shade was made for pairing with a tan, and will look just as good on your fingers as it does on your toes.

    Looking for more tips on supplements to help nail growth? Read our guide to biotin.

    Buy now with free delivery
  5. Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure 3.0 Keratin Strong Nail Varnish - Scarlet Fever 14.7ml
    £6.99 Buy now with HQhair

    Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure 3.0 Keratin Strong Nail Varnish - Scarlet Fever 14.7ml

    An old school fave, but still a must-have in any nail lover’s stash, Sally Hansen have created what we reckon is the perfect deep burgundy red tone.

    Pick this nail varnish if you’re looking for a one polish does it all, as this can be used as a base and top coat too. Just paint on a couple of layers and you’re good to go.

    Buy now with free delivery
  6. Ciaté London Full Size Gelology Paint Pot - Moondust
    £10.20 Buy now with HQhair

    Ciaté London Full Size Gelology Paint Pot - Moondust

    The last metallic nail polish in our top ten (we promise!), this Ciaté nail polish is a great option if you wanna add a lil somethin’ somethin’ to your nail routine. Looking a bit like an oil slick, this Moondust shade perfectly captures an extra-terrestrial vibe. Pick this if you’re looking for out of this world nails.

    Inspired? Check our blog post on galaxy nails.

    Buy now with free delivery
  7. ORLY Nail Polish - Country Club Khaki
    £11.00 Buy now with HQhair

    ORLY Nail Polish - Country Club Khaki

    Featuring a great gripped handle perf’ for using on the go, Orly have created a beaut ‘greige’ shade that we love wearing to work. This shade is perfect for day and night, and will see you through to the early hours.

    We reckon this would work perfectly as part of our French manicure ombre nail tutorial.

    Buy now with free delivery
  8. Rococo Nail Apparel Creme - Smitten (14ml)
    £8.00 Buy now with HQhair

    Rococo Nail Apparel Creme - Smitten (14ml)

    If you’re looking for the best nail polish for gloss, then Rococo Nail Apparel have got to be your go-to. These creme formulation nail polishes are perfect for longwearing and pigmented application. Consider us sold.

    Buy now with free delivery
  9. Nailed London with Rosie Fortescue Nail Polish 10ml - Rosie's Red
    £5.90 Buy now with HQhair

    Nailed London with Rosie Fortescue Nail Polish 10ml - Rosie's Red

    We are all about a statement red nail polish, and this is one of the best. Cheap as chips, this red nail varnish was created as part of a collaboration with Made in Chelsea’s Rosie Fortescue, and we’re nothing short of obsessed with the shade.

    Nailed London polishes are great because they’re incredibly longwearing for the price.

    Buy now with free delivery
  10. OPI Classic Nail Lacquer - Yoga-ta Get This Blue! (15ml)
    £13.50 Buy now with HQhair

    OPI Classic Nail Lacquer - Yoga-ta Get This Blue! (15ml)

    It’s (sort of) in the name, but you’ve really gotta get this navy nail polish. It’s the perfect deep blue if you’re after a darker colour, and it’s by the nail polish genius brand OPI.

    This formula glides perfectly onto nails, and once set with a top coat will last days, completely chip-free.

    Buy now with free delivery

There is plenty more where that came from.

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Rebecca

Rebecca

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