Photograph by Greg Slater.
1. Trendy in Teal
Fly by Nicki Minaj for OPI, at Patsy's Nail Bar. $8.50.
2. Natural Look
Naked by Deborah Lippmann. The Emerald Door. $16.
3. Daring Sparkle
Metallic 4 Life by Nicki Minaj for OPI, at Comfort & Joy Wellness Spa. $10.
4. Take the Plunge
Go Overboard, a dark teal by Essie, at Georgetown Nails. $9.
5. Gray's Still Hot
Smokin' Hot by Essie, a purple-gray, at Georgetown Nails. $9.
6. Hint of Shimmer
Luxe by Sesen Spa, at Sesen Spa. $8.
7. Classic Pink
Bubble Bath by OPI, at Coco Nails & Spa. $8.
This article appears in the March 2012 issue of The Washingtonian.