There’s nothing like beautifully manicured nails for the ultimate finish to any look.
The last word in sophistication? An elegant, pared-back natural look. The best nude nail polishes will be luxurious yet understated; velvety and creamy.
You can opt for a grown-up matte finish that will make your nails pop with a block of rich colour, or choose a lustrous shimmer-infused varnish that will make your manicure softly glisten.
Many nude nail polishes are also infused with nail-boosting vitamins to promote healthier fingertips, too.
We’ve rounded up the best nude nail polished below, so you can dare to bare in style.
Best nude nail polishes
This beautiful nude nail polish comes in a salon-grade, chip-resistant formula for an ultra-professional finish.
A rich matte pigment, it offers a gorgeous hue with an easy-to-apply, mess-free brush.
What’s more, a little goes a long way and this nude will last and last.
Embrace a bold, matte, crisp nude nail polish for a bit of grown-up glamour.
This sumptuous velvety colour glides on easily and boasts a quick-dry formula for no-fuss nails.
Fashion-forward, on-trend and on-point, you’ll work this wear-anywhere colour time and again.
Enhance your tips with a lustrous nude that’s barely-there but also adds shine and vibrancy. This gorgeous colour offers a high-gloss finish and will last for up to 10 days of wear.
Combining seven benefits in one bottle, the multitasking formula works as an all-in-one base coat, strengthener and top coat, as well as providing colour, growth treatment, gel shine and chip resistance. What more could you ask for?
Glimmer, shimmer and shine with this gorgeous glistening nail polish in a soft oyster-coloured sheen.
Each shade has a colour-shifting two-toned formula for a hint of ombré cool and an eye-catching shine. We love.
We love Butter London for its fade-resistant, fast-drying polish that really lasts and offers a luxurious gel-like finish.
Infused with bamboo extract and diamond powder, this sumptuous nude nail polish not only looks fantastic but also smoother, stronger and healthier nails.
Who said beige was boring? This beautiful couture hue proves the exact opposite.
This iconic YSL nude will elevate your manicure to opulent levels, and leave you looking like you dipped your tips in a liquid Saharan desert landscape.
Make it pale and very interesting with Jessica’s gloss-giving nail polish.
Formulated by manicurist to the stars, Jessica Vartoughian, Custom Colours contain antioxidant vitamins for maximum conditioning and UVA/UVB for protection from the sun.
And this pretty pink-beige hue is to die for.
Dip your nails in molten toffee for a deliciously rich, matte manicure.
This ‘grege’ nude nail polish is decadent yet understated for the perfect dare-to-bare fingertip finish.
It creates a deep, gel-effect shine for a smooth, glass-like result and comes with a user-friendly flat brush. A timeless yet on-trend classic.
A nude nail polish that looks good enough to eat. This Dulce de Leche colour oozes those gooey caramel vibes, leaving a rich and beautiful nail hue.
Comes with a handy pro-wide brush for easy application, is high-gloss, long-lasting and free from DBP, toluene or formaldehyde.
Upgrade your polish to this powerfully pigmented, plumping and extreme shine formula with gel-wear finish.
The light taupe pastel grey is versatile and easy wear. Like a long, soft nude milkshake delight, it will elevate your workwear or add chic to your party look.
It’s radiant, pigment-rich, full-coverage, and delivers an extreme gloss shine. Did we mention it’s also vegan? Sold.