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Hot Nail Colors for Spring You Should Rock Right Now!


The first buds of the season are pushing their way through the cold, hard earth as spring arrives in the Northeast. It’s the perfect time to restock your nail color collection with the hottest new shades! Here are a few spring nail colors on my wish list, from bright yellow to cool grey and juicy watermelon. There are so many to choose from! Enjoy.

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Spring Nail Colors 2023

Essie Sk8 With Destiny

Lovely Lilac

What would spring nail colors be without pretty pastels? Essie’s Sk8 With Destiny is a delicate shade of blue with a hint of lilac. It’s so sweet!

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OPI Pink, Bling, and Be Merry

Hello Barbie

Barbiecore continues full steam into spring 2023 with this fun, hot pink from OPI’s holiday collection. Pink, Bling, and Be Merry is a bold shade that will add a pop of color to even the rainiest spring day.

OPI Make My Daisy

Not So Mellow Yellow

Sunshine yellow is having a major moment in spring nail color trends. Swipe Make My Daisy on your toes too for an extra drop of happiness.

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Deborah Lippmann When Doves Cry

Gray Days

Dig if you will a courtyard, of oceans of violets in bloom…IYKYK. Deborah Lippmann does it again with When Doves Cry, understated shade of gray perfect for easing your way into the new season.

Pear Nova Night Fades Morning Haze

Piercing Purple

Pear Nova is a small beauty brand that packs a big punch. Night Fades Morning Haze adds a little metallic shimmer to a classic spring pastel and evokes the feeling in that special magic hour between night and day.

Smith & Cult Ponies Dancing in the Snow

Shimmer Me Tender

Smith & Cult’s cult-favorite shade, Ponies Dancing in the Snow, has been officially inducted into the brand’s new Officially Obsessed Collection. It’s sparkly and rose colored, and you’ll just love it. It makes everything feel more fancy!

OPI How Does Your Zen Garden Grow

Gorgeous in Green

You can’t have a spring nail polish collection without a gorgeous green. A softer take on last year’s bright neon green, How Does Your Zen Garden Grow is all lemon-lime citrus goodness.

Chanel Le Vernis in Turban

Juicy Watermelon

A bright, juicy pink with just a hint of orange for a yummy spring shade. Chanel Le Vernis in Turban.

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  1. Ohh nice to see ..i love scotch and Green ..and one more i cant say only one..all are very fantastic .
    thanks for sharing..great job..

  2. Great colors! I was just thinking I needed some new polish for spring! Thanks!

  3. This looks like cool colors for spring. It looks flashy.

  4. I love Chanel and Essie 🙂 Bright and fun colors for spring 🙂

  5. All those lovely colors make dressing up so much fun 🙂

  6. Oooh! I like any of these! I do really like NARS. Great list and great colors!

  7. Love the colours. If I had to pick NARS Wind Dancer is all me!

  8. I'm a guy and I prefer the natural color all year round. haha. But I would like to see girls wearing bright colored nail colors during spring.

  9. Those are some great colors. I love that first green one.

    Michelle F.

  10. I reallllly like the one at the bottom. I have literally, a barrel full of nail polishes.. Lol, I'm an addict : (

  11. LOVE the mesmerized! There are so many colors to choose from it's so easy to leave with a bag full of polish! I sometimes think I don't have enough nails!

    1. Me too that's why I often wear four colors at a time. Ha!

  12. I love these lovely spring colors, especially the Wind Dancer.

  13. I don't do nail colors but only cleaning for my nails lol I would recommend it to my sister.

  14. My daughter loves dark blue nail polish like the one above!

  15. I really like the greens, then I saw that blue <3 I love them

  16. Oh yes that nude is a lovely shade! I wonder if it's for sale in Portugal where I live! Sometime I really wish I was in the States so I could easily buy this stuff lol!

    1. You may be able to find it on eBay with a seller who ships internationally. Otherwise, you'll have to plan a visit to the States and stock up on all the goodies! Good luck!

  17. Oh that nars wind dancer is giving me life. I hope I can find a dupe for it cuz nars is a bit too pricey for me at the moment.

  18. My favorites:
    That L'oreal Green. And that Chanel pink one…to die for!
    Love these. It's time to get new colors even though Spring is always here where I live. 🙂

    Keep in Touch{ed},

    1. The Chanel is amazing! But surely you change your colors during the year. 😉

  19. I Love the Chanel Pink and the Scotch Natural. I've barely gotten used to black, next green, yikes, I'd chop my fingers off with all the vegetables I prep lol.

    1. Yes the Chanel is beautiful. I also really love the YSL.

  20. Oooh, love these! I especially like the top 3, those are great colors for Easter.

    1. Me too! The greens are really popular this season.

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