10 Best Muted Nail Polishes

These shades are understated, subtle and totes classy

Nars Nail Polish in Zakynthos, $30.
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Nars Nail Polish in Zakynthos, $30.

Sephora Color Hit Nail Polish in Wild Nude, $7.
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Sephora Color Hit Nail Polish in Wild Nude, $7.

Butter London Trend Lacquer in Sloane Ranger, $15.
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Butter London Trend Lacquer in Sloane Ranger, $15.

Deborah Lippmann nail colour in Baby Love, $33.
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Deborah Lippmann nail colour in Baby Love, $33.

Sally Hansen Hard As Nails Xtreme Wear in Bare Hug, $7.90
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Sally Hansen Hard As Nails Xtreme Wear in Bare Hug, $7.90

OPI Nail Lacquer in Stop It I'm Blushing, $20.
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OPI Nail Lacquer in Stop It I'm Blushing, $20.

Marc Jacobs Beauty Enamored Nail Glaze in Funny Girl, $34.
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Marc Jacobs Beauty Enamored Nail Glaze in Funny Girl, $34.

NCLA Nudes Volume V, $23.
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NCLA Nudes Volume V, $23.

Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure in Cafe Au Lait, $13.90.
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Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure in Cafe Au Lait, $13.90.

Ciate London Paint Pots in Cookies & Cream, $23.
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Ciate London Paint Pots in Cookies & Cream, $23.

You’re at the nail salon getting your manicure done, and you just aren’t feeling the fancy nail art options, nor the buffet of bright colours, neon cool hues, goth-inspired darks and siren red shades. What happened to simple chic?

Your answer: Muted shades. And here are our picks of the best muted nail lacquers. There are whisper soft pinks, chic greys, and flattering beige shades - all guaranteed to leave your fingertips looking subtly, and stylishly, sophisticated.

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