The Ten Best Nude Nail Polishes

There are a few occasions—job interviews, religious ceremonies, weddings—when your nails should whisper, not scream. While we can’t get enough of fall’s newest lacquers, in the aforementioned cases we suggest going nude. Finding the perfect shade, like many cosmetics, is all about trial and error. In general, fair skin benefits from a lacquer with pink undertones, medium and olive tones look best with a polish that has a peach base, and dark complexions are complemented by shades rooted in orange. To get you started we’ve rounded up the best ten shades worth stripping down for.