Glitter for New Year's Eve may not be a new concept but we won't say no for a chance to bedazzle our digits a bit during the holidays. We hunted down the best glitters for your #nyemani along with the coolest ways to wear them.
Get Gilded with Gold
We love Jin Soon's chunky gold and white speckled formula (JINsoon Nail Topping in Bijou, $18; jinsoon.com) which allows for layering. Wearing a subtle hue like navy blue underneath gives nails a more sophisticated touch- we're obsessed with Jin Soon's version of applying polish from the center towards the cuticle for a subtle dose of shimmer (as seen at top).
Rock out with Red
This opaque red and black base (Deborah Lippmann lacquer in Ruby Red Slippers, $20; birchbox.com) gives a dark and edgy take on sparkle. To keep things from looking over the top, "do a short round nail, so tons and tons of glitter is not jumping out at you," says celebrity manicurist and creator Deborah Lippmann.
Slip into Silver
Metallic tones and New Year's Eve parties go together like peanut butter and jelly. Whether you like a chunky glitter as with this Essie polish (Frilling Me Softly, $9; essie.com) or a finer opaque glitter like OPI's version (By The Light of the Moon, $10; ulta.com), these gunmetal and silver hues will add a bit of shine to your tips.