Some of us in some cases, just go for what is trendy without considering if that which is trendy actually suits us. Same is applicable in the issue of nail polish application. Knowing what nail polish shade suits you is very important. Therefore, what nail polish colour is perfect for the medium to dark skinned beauties. As we all know it, most African (Nigerian) ladies are darker in complexion, this guide is just exactly what we need. Nail polish is the perfect element that can help you change your look in just a few minutes. However, with so many options we have today, sometimes it is too hard to decide which nail colour would work best. Always remember that while it is very important that your nail paint complements your skin tone, it is equally important that you decide on the nail polish colours, keeping in mind the occasion and what you are wearing. Here are the nail polish colours that flatter dark skin tones;
1. Blue Notes:
Blue shades rock every season. That’s great news for dark skin toned women because they can freely go for blue nail polishes. Happily, blue nail polishes are on the opposite side of the color wheel.
2. Go Naked:
Nude nail polish, much like nude lipstick can be a tricky territory when it comes to any skin tone thus, you are advised to go for a shade or two lighter than your skin to keep the look young and fresh.
3. Rock Orange:
Orange nail polishes look good on most skin tones, but on darker skin tones it’s eye-catching and fun. Deep skin tones have less obvious undertones, so you are very free to play around with this colour.
4. Make Pastels Pop:
The looks of a pastel nail polish on dark skin tone is very lovely if it’s done right. Pastel polishes can look muddy or gray, unless you do a gold topcoat.
5. Purple Reigns:
Shades of purple take over the runways in most cases. The color of the year, after all, is radiant orchid. This shade rocks for this skin tone any day, any time.
You are just as free as the air. Rock different nail polish colours that are perfect for your skin tone, just the way you want them!
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