The New Nail Trend for Fall: Nude

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SKIN TONE: FAIR
If you have fair skin, anything too beige or too dark will make your hands look pale and sickly. "Choose a clean, creamy color to counter any redness in your ... more 
Photo by: TotalBeauty.com
SKIN TONE: FAIR
If you have fair skin, anything too beige or too dark will make your hands look pale and sickly. "Choose a clean, creamy color to counter any redness in your skin," says Shel Pink, founder of SpaRitual. Stick with colors with a pink or purple undertone -- these will actually make your hands look less ruddy.

Dolce & Gabbana The Nail Lacquer in Petal, $20, has a hint of mauve that makes it really flattering on fair skin. The color is slightly lavender in a really pretty way.
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Thu, Sep 6, 2012 3:18 PM EDT

Neon orange, coral, and summery pinks are out. For nails this season, there's a new "it" color in town and it's awesome -- if you know how to wear it right. While nude nails may seem like a cinch to pull off, wearing the wrong hue can make your hands look sallow and dead-like (ew). So to take the guesswork out, we found the perfect bottle of nude polish for your specific skin tone. See the 12 best nude nail polishes for fall now.

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