Even with a new TikTok beauty aesthetic cropping up each week, it seems for nails at least, we’re mostly drawn to the timeless nail colours that stand the test of time when we sit down in the salon chair. Maybe its the the influence of quiet luxury that is trickling down from our wardrobes and onto our fingertips, but after speaking with celebrity manicurist and OPI ambassador Iram Shelton (who has tended to the hands of Rosie Huntington-Whiteley), she confirmed that those timeless shades of sheer pink, classic red and neutrals and firmly here to stay.
However, there is also something else at play. “People are choosing to do their own nails and with so many gel-like press-on nails available to purchase, why wouldn’t you? Nail lacquers are also a lot easier to apply and remove at home and are always a cheaper option,” says Shelton.
Whether you’re heading into the salon or doing a manicure at home, scroll ahead for the spring nails trends we’ll be tapping into this year, as well as the best nail polishes and products to create the look. Ahead, your next best manicure awaits.