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Nail it with pumped-up pastels for summer

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Looking for a new nail color? Tired of barely there sheers, soft pastels or hot brights?

Some of the most tempting shades this summer are still pastel, but they’re pumped up and opaque. Strong, not timid.

Think peach and lemon, mint and lavender, cotton candy pink and putty. If the colors seem familiar, they should. Pastel polishes are a given in the summer, but these are statement-makers and a nice change from classic red, fuchsia and tangy orange.

Take a closer look at some of the newer pastels. They’ll keep you looking polished all summer long.

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