Celeb Manicurists Say These Are the Best Nude Nail Colours for Every Skin Tone

According to celebrity nail artist Tom Bachik (whose clients include Jennifer Lopez, Margot Robbie, Selena Gomez, Kerry Washington, Kim Kardashian West and Shay Mitchell), there's some artistic strategy to choosing the most flattering shade of nude nail polish for your skin tone—but it's probably not what you think. Personally, I've always assumed that the best shade of nude would mirror the colour of my fingertips to a tee, but as Bachik and other celebrity manicurists promptly informed me, that's not exactly the most strategic shopping plan if you're hunting for your personal perfect hue of nude. Oops.