The stifling humidity and the fact that it's two weeks into July prove that summer is at its peak. Of course, given the state of the world — with continued social-distancing mandates and the worldwide protests in support of racial justice — seasonal trends aren't exactly top of mind right now. Still, that doesn't mean shopping for new nail polish and giving yourself a bright, summery mani-pedi is frivolous. For some people, it could act as a bit of self-care when they need it most.
Ahead, we've compiled 2020's hottest summer nail shades — and we're leading with the chicest Black-owned and founded nail brands we love to support now and always. Shop them all and look forward to trying a new nail color each week from now through Labor Day, regardless of what other curveballs 2020 throws us in between.
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