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This season's must-have nail polishes for the holidays

29 June 2016
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Going on holiday and want to make a statement with your nails? We've rounded up the best summer nail sets and ranges that you'll want to take with you - click through for the full gallery... 


OPI New Orleans set

Step into summer with these chic shades that are sure to get you in the holiday mood, whether you're looking for pale pink hues or vibrant green shades – and the best part is their chip-resistant formula makes them ideal if you don't want to be having to redo your nails during your holiday. We're also loving the metallic Take a Right on Bourbon shade, which works great if you're after something shimmery but subtle for those long summer nights.

£14.99, available at John Lewis stores. 


Nailberry L'Oxygéné range

Having gorgeous nails doesn't mean you need to compromise their health – and luckily these gorgeous Nailberry shades provide the ideal solution. This innovative lacquer allows air and moisture to pass through the polish so you're left with healthy, strong nails.

From £14.50, available at


H&M Nail polish set in 'Sun-Warmed Shades'

These three shades come in vibrant colours that have a high-gloss formula for a flawless finish. Sunny Side Up, Beach Bunny and Sedona have quickly become some of our must-have shades for the summer, whether you’re spending the day having a barbecue or lying on a beach!

£12.99, available at 


Nails inc Performance Neon Nail polish travel

The neon nails trend remains a firm favourite this season, and this handy travel-sized kits has everything to help you master the look. We're loving the Neon Activator that helps really make the colours pop – its revolutionary formula delivers a non-fade polish so you have an intense colour that will last for your trip!

£19, available at 


Dior Vernis Polka Dots Colour & Dots Manicure Kit

If you want to try nail art this summer but don't want to spend too much time creating the look, this set is the one for you. Polka dots continue to be a dominant trend in the world of nails, and with this set's handy dotting tool you can master the style with minimal effort – not to mention you can mix and match the two shades if you want to switch up your look!

£23.50, available at 


Ciaté London South Beach Socialite Collection

If you prefer subtle, shimmering shades rather than bold colours, this is the set for you. We're loving the rose gold hues with glitter and foil finishes, ideal whether you're looking to make a statement on a night out or after something shimmering for the day. As a bonus, it comes with a scented coconut top coat – so even if you're on a staycation, you can feel like you're jet-setting off to tropical climates.

£15.50, available at 


Barry M Coconut Infusion shades

These beauty heroes have a unique formula that blends Coconut Water and Coconut Oil so that your nails are gently hydrated and nourished – leaving you with a gel-like glossy manicure. We're particularly loving holiday-ready shades including Aloha, Flamingo, Starfish and Bikini for vibrant, long-lasting colour.

£4.99 each, available at 


Deborah Lippmann Pretty in Pink set

Pink hues remain a summer holiday beauty classic, and you'll be spoiled for choice with this six piece set that comes with a range of everything from vibrant bold shades to pastel colours.  

£24.25, available at 


Model's Own Polish for Tan range

These polishes have been designed specifically to enhance and compliment a natural tan, making them a must-have not only for when you're on holiday, but when you head home and want to show off your new bronzed look! There's a range of colours to choose from but we're particularly loving the Beach Bag, Malibu and Cocktail Hour shades.

£4.99, available at 


Lottie & Walls ASOS Exclusive Twister Nail Polish & Stencils Set

A Twister ice cream is one of our favourite summer treats, so we were delighted to find this trio inspired by the ice cream's colours. Their chip-resistant, high shine finish makes them a beauty bag must-have for the summer!

£4, available at 

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