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Need a new season nail polish? From must-have reds to suit-all nudes, we found out the most popular colours at some of London’s top mani-pedi bars so you’ll know you’re onto a winner…

American Hot, £8 | Cheeky

“You can’t go wrong with a bold red and this classic hue is always popular in our nail bars. Team with a glossy top coat for a professional looking finish.” – Cheeky Nail Bars

Aran, £11 | London Grace

“Without a doubt our top-selling shade of 2017, Aran is a really universal colour. It has depth and sophistication and suits all skin tones.” – London Grace

Gel Couture Fairy Tailor, £9.99 | Essie

“This sheer pink nude is a winner with our customers. It offers all the longevity and shine of a gel without the need for a UV lamp.” – Perfect 10

Gel Couture Spiked With Style, £9.99 | Essie

“Add a little glamour to your party look with this deep red – the hard-wearing formula will last for up to 12 days, no chips guaranteed.” – Perfect 10

Smokey, £16.50 | Kure Bazaar

“Not only is this chic grey shade the perfect alternative to winter’s classic deep red and berry hues, but the formula is also 85% natural.” – Nails & Brows

Provocative, £12 | Leighton Denny

“This is a classic red and a perennial bestseller at the Urban Retreat. This high-performance shade doesn’t fade, making it perfect for the party season.” – Urban Retreat at Harrods

Vinylux Wildfire, £7.89 | CND

“CND are the masters of the gel manicure and you can’t go wrong with this sultry red shade for winter.” – DryBy

Porchester Square Gel Effect, £12 (was £15) | Nails Inc

“This chic spin on the nude nail is the most popular shade at our bar in Harvey Nichols. Its super glossy and packed with conditioning extracts to keep the nails strong.” – Nails Inc at Harvey Nichols

Big Apple Red, £10.50 | OPI

“A timeless and classic pillar box red, OPI’s Big Apple Red is bound to make a statement.” – MILK Beauty

Elegance, £14.50 | Nailberry

“For a chic, groomed look, we always recommend Nailberry’s Elegance. It’s a gorgeous light pink shade that looks super natural on the nail.” – DryBy

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