When it comes to choosing what shade to paint my nails, I don’t have a set strategy for picking the right color. A lot of my decision making relies on intuition and sometimes my mood intersects with intuition, causing me to end up with a color as confused as my emotional pathways!
However, formal season and the onset of holiday festivities have obliged me to pay more attention to things that get overlooked during midterms, like tweezing my brows and of course, painting my nails.
I’ve recently started consulting Pantone – the color Bible if you will – as my trusty companion for each nail salon visit. Pantone’s seemingly endless array of colors make it easy to find the perfect shade for the season, as long as you don’t get sidetracked playing around with their color wheels…
But without further ado, here are 6 Pantone shades I suggest adding to your color mood board as you plan your next visit to the nail salon!