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Matte polishes were a huge trend a couple of years back, and we're urging them to return to center stage. The lack of conventional shine feels modern and sleek, and who doesn't love a good comeback?
Lucky for us, a few brands still make matte polishes, and many give you the option to turn polishes you already have into matte finishes with a simple topcoat. We've rounded up our favorites below, from bright, warm tones to deep, moody shades.
Scroll down to see the best matte nail polishes on the market right now.
Runner-Up, Best Top Coat: JinSoon Matte Maker Top Coat
This topcoat will instantly mattify even the shiniest finishes. It's also formulated without any harsh chemicals, so you're in good hands. Apply after two brushes of your base-coast, and notice how it keeps the original shade in pristine condition.
Best Purple: Color Club You're My Soul-Matte
Three words: Electric. Purple. Matte. Need we say more? This shade from Color Club is the perfect addition to brighten up your day. It can be difficult these days to find matte's in a range of colors, but with shades of yellow, turquoise, and royal blue (What's The Matte-r?, Matte About You, and Been There, Done Matte, respectively) your nails will always be the topic of conversation (and compliments).
Best Color-Changing: Cirque Colors Magic Turquoise
This Cirque Colors speckled shade is sometimes light blue, sometimes jade green, and occasionally a mix of the two. This matte actually changes color based on your temperature, so you can sport multiple matte colors at any given time. It's a playful idea in a chic package.