This article originally appeared on InStyle.com
Your alternative to wearing head-to-toe green and shamrocks all-over but& still& dressing for the holiday? It's as simple as a bottle of nail polish. Switch out your glossy black manicure for& St. Patrick's Day& nails instead. Save yourself some time and skip the attempts at drawing on a mini rainbow arch and opt for two coats (plus, a top coat) of green lacquer.
The subtle& beauty& approach still feels festive, but isn't as statement-making as a swipe of emerald lipstick. Here, we rounded up five of the best options out there, ranging from seafoam to deep shades with lots of shimmer.
Chanel Le& Vernis& Longwear& Nail& Colour in fiction
To buy: $28;& nordstrom.com&
NARS Iconic Color Nail Polish
To buy: $20;& nordstrom.com&
Essie Gel Couture in spellbound
To buy: $12;& target.com&