The average pint of Ben & Jerry’s scoops in at over 300 calories per serving (note: we are talking one tiny, paltry half cup – pretty much a “taste” at any ice cream store). Instead of sacrificing your waistline, get your frozen fix on your fingertips with these sorbet colored polishes. Let your nails take you on a summer escape that will sweeten up your whole look.
Ciao Bella Gelato: This summer embrace your wanderlust with PRITI NYC’s new Summer 2011 Bon Voyage collection. This delicious line of breezy, bohemian blues (Blue Wedgewood) and playful pinks (Park Princess Dahlia) was inspired by posters of French films of the swingin’ 60’s. So if you can’t join the rest of us on our yachts on the shores of St. Tropez, then conjure up your own romantic retreats and exotic escapes with these captivating colors ($12.50 at www.pritinyc.com).
Sorbet Sweetness: You ask, what’s in a name? Well if you are saving yourself for a creamy, decadent sorbet, than indulge in Zoya Nail Polish in Sweet. This rich, satisfying shade is nothing short of delightful and the raspberry sorbet colored shade is so sassy, that you can let your hands do the talking. ($8 at www.zoya.com).
Frozen Fruits: Want a healthy treat? Then stick to peaches, tangerines, and lemons – no, we aren’t talking about the fruit aisle of the supermarket, this time, we are we want the summer shades from OrganicGlam. Formulated for long-lasting, chip-resistant wear, these Organic Glam Nail Varnishes provide a high-gloss finish without toxins like Formaldehyde, Touene or DBP. So go ahead, have your fruit and wear it too. ($16.95 at www.organicglam.com).
Cool as Ice: While we highly recommend arriving at a luxurious weekend getaway with your paws perfectly polished, we have an insider secret that will be sure to save your summer. Just as tide-pens made salsa an acceptable party appetizer, Sally Hansen has transformed the manicure on-the-go. When you are heading out of town, toss a few Blue Ice Nail Effects Polish Strips in your Tumi Luggage and rest easy that your fashion-forward fingertips will always look flawless. ($10 at drugstores nationwide).