When we wrote about our fave spring nail polish trends
earlier this year, a lot of you were skeptical about the foundation nails
. We heard that it would look too "corpse-like," and "like something out of a horror movie," as well as the complaint that it didn't take darker skin tones into account.
Au contraire dear readers — not only is it a gorgeously chic trend, it's an all-encompassing one. We asked nail pro Deborah Lippmann to break down this trend and give you her tips for making foundation nails work with your skin tone
. Read on for her advice, and to check out some of our fave fleshy polishes.