Now's the Time to Start Wearing Glitter Nail Polish—Here Are the 7 Best

Updated 12/06/18

This time of year, I always feel an overwhelming urge to paint my nails with glitter. It feels a little too early in the season to be rifling through the sparkly section of my wardrobe, but when it comes to my manicure, it's time. Now, you could try accent nails, subtle glitter nail art or go all-out with 10 digits of shimmer. Glitter is fun, so it makes sense to have fun with it. If you fancy trying a glimmering nail look, keep scrolling for our edit of the best glitter nail polish.

Topshop Effect Nail Polish in Dynasty
Topshop Effect Nail Polish in Dynasty $7

Add a sprinkling of golden flecks to your nails with this polish. Build up the coats for a denser effect.

Ciaté Geology Nail Varnish in Midnight in Paris
Ciaté Geology Nail Varnish in Midnight in Paris $12
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Glitter can be quite flirty, so if you want something a bit vampy try this richly hued navy polish with flecked, subtle shimmer.

Barry M Nail Paint Diamond Glitter
Barry M Nail Paint Diamond Glitter $3
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Apply this over a nude polish for a surprisingly chic and shimmery effect.

Dior Diorific Vernis Nail Liner
Dior Diorific Vernis Nail Liner $19
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Use this glitter nail liner, get creative and create your own nail art looks at home. 

Essie Luxe Effects in Hors D'oeuvres
Essie Luxe Effects in Hors D'oeuvres $10
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Want a seriously dense glitter nails? This Essie polish will do the trick.

Nails Inc The Future Is Fairy Nail Polish Duo
Nails Inc The Future Is Fairy Nail Polish Duo $13
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The topcoat in this duo looks like holographic shattered glass. We're obsessed.

Best glitter nail polish: Smith & Cult Dirty Baby Nail Lacquer
Smith & Cult Dirty Baby Nail Lacquer $18
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This metallic black polish is shot through with tiny particles of silver glitter. It's perfect for party season.

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