The prettiest (and hardiest) nail polish to shop for your at-home manicure

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By Redzhanna Jazmin

The prettiest (and hardiest) nail polish to shop for your at-home manicure

Looking to spruce up your monthly mani? You’re in luck—we’ve rounded up the best nail polishes to shop for colour and wear.

From Hèrmes, Chanel and Gucci Beauty’s brand-new nail varnishes to Dior’s upgraded cult-favourite, find the full lineup ahead:

Hèrmes Beauty

Les Mains Hèrmes

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There are two stunning metallic shades in this nail varnish collection to play with—Gris Etain Métal, a metallic stone grey, and 90 Violet Manganèse Métal, a brown-toned deep purple. Offering high-impact pigment in just one swipe and a mesmerising finish, you’ll struggle to fend off all the compliments you’ll receive on these shades!

Available at Hèrmes boutiques nationwide.



Le Vernis, RM115

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Similar to the new Rouge Allure shades, the Le Vernis Longwear Nail Colour collection too has received 12 new colours that will redefine nude nails. Starting from a light, sandy pink (Harmonie) to a latte-coloured beige (Originel) to a brownish rosewood (Emotion) to a dark chocolate brown (Infinite), it’s a complete range. Wear a single shade or mix and match them according to your moods for a flawless, long-lasting and ultra-shiny manicure.



Dior Beauty

Dior Vernis Nail Lacquer, RM120

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Dior has upgraded its iconic nail lacquer, and it’s better than ever. This new long-wearing, pigmented formulation is infused with peony and pistachio extracts to protect the nail as it decorates, leaving you with an ultra-shiny manicure and stronger nails in the long run.



Gucci Beauty

Vernis À Ongles, RM124

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Launched in August, this 10-shade collection from Gucci Beauty is for the vintage enthusiasts out there. Inspired by mid-century nail polish bottles, the pear-shaped, rubber-capped glass bottle is an instant staple on any vanity. Plus, its plant-based formulation is a dream, offering vibrant, pigmented payoff and smooth application with just one swipe.

Available at Gucci Beauty KLCC Store.


Butter London

Patent Shine 10X Nail Lacquer, RM80

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Diamond powder and Shock Resisting Polymer Technology are key ingredients in this unique formula, offering fade-resistant and chip-free wear for up to 10 days. Better yet, this lacquer comes in 14 stunning shades to suit any mood.



Ciaté London

Plant Pots Nail Polish, RM60

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Environmentalists with brittle nails, rejoice! This biodegradable nail polish is botanically-based, infused with renewing bakuchiol, strengthening biotin and fortifying bamboo extract.



Sephora Collection

Colour Hit Nail Polish, RM22

Created for fast-drying application and long-lasting wear, this nail polish collection is solid go-to for your next mani-pedi. There are 28 shades in this collection, ranging from everyday nudes to more vibrant teals and yellows, so you can choose your hue to suit your mood.



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