Did you know that the easiest way to update your mani/pedi for summer is to STOP matching your fingers and toes? It’s true – the fresher, more modern approach is a coordinating manicure and pedicure that features different colors.
But how do you know what colors work best together? Which one is for the fingers? What goes on the toes?
A general rule of thumb is to choose the cooler tone for your feet and warmer tones for your hands although you can definitely play around with it.
Try out one of these fresh polish combos to update your mani/pedi this summer.
Perfect Summer Polish Pairings
silver + light blue
Why it Works: While many summer shades are warm tones, shimmery silver plus light blue are a cool pairing.
light purple + dark purple
Why it Works: Keeping colors in the same family creates an ombre like effect on tips and toes. Tip: you can also try this with light and dark pink, blue or any other color!
turquoise + coral
Why it Works: This combo of cool and warm tones complements every complexion.
gray + bright pink
Why it Works: Bright pink is a summer staple, adding neutral gray makes it feel more modern.
white + bright blue
Why it Works: This color combo evokes a nautical feel – so perfectly summery!
mermaid sparkle + purple
Why it Works: This mermaid sparkle pairs perfectly with shades of purple, blue/green or teal.