By InStyle Staff
Aug 16, 2012 @ 1:45 pm
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Before darker fall tones overtake our summertime favorites, give your digits a pastel dip one last time! Pastels flatter every skin tone and pack a lot of punch when worn with contrasting color, as seen on Jessica Alba. When wearing this lighter look, remember to keep your finishes in mind—ultra-glossy top coats create a high-fashion feel, while a jeweled glitter swipe adds a touch of sparkle.

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