Popular Nail Polish Colors for Every Month in 2020
January: Caviar Bar by Essie
Start 2020 off on a moody note with this classic creamy navy. You’ve been going hard on the bright holiday red and New Year’s sparkle; this is just the wintry antidote.
BUY IT: $11.50; amazon.com
February: Pirate by Chanel
Chanel knows how to master a magnetic red, and this shade is robust and rich without being too bright to wear during the tail end of winter. Plus, Valentine’s Day calls for a romantic hue, no?
BUY IT: $28; chanel.com
March: All Hail the Queen by Butter London
We’re about finished with the vampy colors by the time March is in full swing. Nurse your growing winter blues with a slightly shimmery, toasted nude. It will start warming up those digits for spring.
BUY IT: $15; amazon.com
April: The Anti-Decision Maker by Nails Inc.
April is when we are officially *so* over all things cold and wintry, and this periwinkle blue is the cutest way to coax the beginnings of a warm Southern spring to come just a little earlier. Fun fact: This nail color line is labeled according to personality type.
BUY IT: $11; sephora.com
May: Kiss My Peach Duo by Nails Inc.
Keep things peachy in May with this adorable duo. Paint all of your nails one of the two colors—we’re thinking baby peach!—and accentuate with a statement nail in tangerine orange.
BUY IT: $15; sephora.com
June: GH by Olive & June
Because you’ll need a trusty color that will work for all of those June weddings...
We love this baby pink because it goes on perfectly opaque and creamy—no streaks or see-through spots allowed! Plus, it’ll bring out your early summer tan.
BUY IT: $8; oliveandjune.com
July: Lola by Marc Jacobs Beauty
Give your manicure a patriotic makeover that also matches that scorching summer heat. Zany and bright, this tomato red will see you through the dog days of July.
BUY IT: $18; sephora.com
August: Hold 'Em by Revlon
It might still be hot outside, but we’re starting to itch for fall come August. Play both sides with a dusty purple that isn’t too summery nor autumnal.
BUY IT: $7.99; amazon.com
September: Things I’ve Seen in Aber-green by OPI
October: A Little Underground by Smith & Cult
Something wicked this way comes…
Cap off spooky season with this metallic plum color. It’s just the vibrant refresh to try if you’re fatigued on Lincoln Park After Dark.
BUY IT: $18; amazon.com
November: Rocky Rose by Essie
We’re all about an autumnal burnt orange, and this color is wonderfully warm and spiced. It’ll look just charming in your pumpkin patch picture.
BUY IT: $9; ulta.com