I don’t know about you but I never feel tired of my nails. Even though I love trying new products, changing up my skincare routine, and doing something different with my hair, shifting the nail M.O. reigns supreme. Painting my nails has become my happy place, and while I absolutely love the boost a shiny new color gives my mood and confidence, the actual process of painting my nails—or even going to the salon—is one of my favorite ways to wind down and turn the world off for a second. You see what I mean?
I don’t typically buy into trends when it comes to my mani of choice (I’ll paint my nails any hue I damn well please, thank you very much), but that doesn’t mean I’m not interested in finding out which nail colors will pop more than others in 2022. (I love inspiration, after all. Two top nail professionals were consulted by me to give me their predictions about which nail colors will be the most popular next year. Below, nine of the most popular nail colors in 2022 are listed for you to consider when you next paint your nails. Keep scrolling!