Every season it’s the same. You coat on the final drops of last month’s beauty products or throw them in the trash so your countertop will be ready for the next influx of trendy colors. Well, hate to break it to you, but that hurried time of year is here again. August is nearly half-over, which means September is basically here in fashion and beauty terms. After all, the big-time designers already released their collections for Spring/Summer 2018. Obviously, there’s very little summer left in 2017 and it’s time to switch your thinking from vibrant yellow-greens to auburn red and evergreen. To help you get on board with the coming season’s top colors, here are the top nail lacquers launching this fall. From ocean blue to leafy yellow brown, there’s a little something for everyone among these trendy fall nail colors of 2017.
BURBERRY RUNWAY NAILS
Rich, vibrant blue ruled this label’s February 2017 show. Now, the shade is back in three distinct nail lacquers: Mist Grey, Sky Blue, and Indigo. Try a combination of all three for a gorgeous taste of fall gloom.
CHANEL LONGWEAR NAIL COLOUR
There are 39 different color options in the Le Vernis fall canon, but none of them says 2017 quite like Horizon Line. Murky gray with a touch of green, this shade is neutral enough to complement any grayscale outfit.
CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN BEAUTY
Even for a line of nail polish, Louboutin’s Nail Pop Color Collection harbors a surprising amount of colorful energy. Sticking with beauty’s blue theme, we’re wagering Baraboum will be the most popular hue from his 2017 lacquer line.
COLOURPOP I WAND IT THAT WAY
Summer would seem a more appropriate season for bright pink duochrome glitter polish, but not according to Colourpop. The contemporary brand is debuting this shade for fall. Seems 90s pink stick around for a while longer.
DIOR VERNIS COUTURE COLOUR
Paradox doesn’t seem like much of a paradox. This olive green shade is a predictable fall color we’ve seen many times before. Even in the constantly-changing beauty world, the more things change the more they stay the same.
ESSIE NAIL POLISH COLLECTION
Rave beauty is still out there as demonstrated by this aptly named Dressed To The Nineties purple. If you’re a party girl, odds are lush blues and greens won’t cut it. You need something truly spectacular. Lucky for you, Essie has the answer.
OBSESSIVE COMPULSIVE COSMETICS NAIL LACQUER
Let’s talk about these red brown lacquers for a minute. They make brown look sexy in a way we never thought possible. It’s like beautiful glossy mud for your fingers. If you’re wearing brown or auburn this fall, you could do with one of these.
SMITH & CULT OPAQUE BURNT ORANGE
Though there must be a better name for orange lacquer than Tang Bang, this is the top orangey shade of the fall. You can save it for pumpkin season or dial up your cold weather beauty ahead of time. Either way, your nails will look gorgeous.
TOM FORD NAIL LACQUER
Red again and this time with the Tom Ford label attached. You knew polished nails could contribute to your sexy appearance, but rarely do they exude sex all on their own. With the magic of a Tom Ford scarlet, they can. Clearly, you need this shade in your cabinet for fall.
Don’t get depressed throwing out last season’s vibrant nail products. 2017’s fall palette still embraces colors while delivering a somber, sensual edge to your makeup look. Get ready for a refreshing seasonal take on nail art. Your digits are waiting.
— Scarlett Price