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Deep Tones

Here are some of the hottest AW23 professional collection launches to help you achieve the standout nails of the season

1 Lecenté

Step into the countryside with The Country Dreams collection from Lecenté. Inspired by picturesque landscapes and skylines, this collection of eight gels focuses on simplicity and natural beauty with a palette of rustic, earthy tones. From vibrant Wild Berry to the soft Fawn Fields and Country Cotton, there is something for every client. Other shades include soft grey Pebble Beach, rose-toned Rosy Skies, mauves Rustic Romance and Summer Solstice and subtle pink Rustic Charm.

Trade: £11.99 per polish

01474 327770

2 Mavala

Unconventional yet refined, Mavala’s Pretty Rebel collection is made up of six metallic nail polishes to illuminate nails with a glamorous edge. This collection of gorgeous golds and gunmetal silvers is perfect for heading into the cooler months. Metallic autumnal tones add a rock ‘n’ roll twist with shades Pretty Platinum, Pretty Silver, Pretty Gold, Pretty Bronze, Pretty Copper and Pretty Ebony.

Trade: £3.56

3 Glitterbels

Add some sparkle to your sets with vibrancy, flexibility and coverage to create autumnal looks. Glitterbels has not released a new AW23 collection but is instead focusing on the deep and shiny autumnal tones in its existing range this season, including glittery shades like multi-toned Crunchy Leaves, gold-flecked brown Golden Brownies and rich Chocca-mocha to add some glamour, plus rich colours including maple Sweet Syrup and nude Caramel Cuteness.

Trade: Acrylics: £8.95 - £9.95; Unbelievabel Gels: £9.95; Hema Free Gel Polishes: £7.99; Builder-bel Gels: £16.99

01782 901012

4 Gelish/Morgan Taylor

The Change of Pace collection is a mix of neutrals juxtaposed with pops of colour. As crisp days turn to cool nights, turn your attention to deep hues like Sappy But Sweet, a fuchsia berry pearl, and All Good In The Woods, a black shimmer. For an autumnal manicure with a soft hint of a pearlised finish, try ivory pearl Dew Me A Favor or golden yellow Golden Hour Glow. For a subtle, natural manicure, lavendergrey Stay Off The Trail, and khaki green Lost My Terrain Of Thought will be just what you need.

Trade: Gelish gels £16.95; Morgan Taylor polish £5.50; Gelish Dip Express £19.95


Available in both Shellac gel polish and Vinylux polish, Upcycle Chic is a collection inspired by upcycled fashion and modern runway trends for a luxurious autumnal fix. The six shades are pale Teal Textile, bold What’s Old Is Blue Again, soft green Rags To Stitches, deep brown Leather Goods, blood-red Needles And Red; and bright orange Silky Sienna.

Trade: Shellac £14.95 each or £89.70 for full collection; Vinylux £5.95 each or £29.70 for full collection

0333 000 7000


The Big Zodiac Energy Collection offers a colourscope of hues channeling earth, air, fire and water tones. The palette of 12 elemental shades with pearls, shimmers and even a holographic effect will make nails glisten. Shades are bronze Virgoals; mint green shimmer Taurus-t Me; sage shimmer Feelin’ Capricorn-y; light blue pearl Pisces The Future; holographic silver I Cancer-tainly Shine; cobalt pearl Scorpio Seduction; fiery red Kiss My Aries; burgundy pearl Big Sagittarius Energy; gold pearl The Leo-nly One; soft white Gemini And I; navy blue pearl Aquarius Renegade; and shimmery violet Feelin’ Libra-ted.

Trade: GelColor £19.90; Infinite Shine £7.90; Nail Lacquer £6.50

020 3901 5892

7 Gellux

Colour Me Crazy offers up a playful yet sophisticated palette of eight colours. Soft nude Cupid’s Kiss and berry-toned shades Bitten Berry and hues Velvet Vixen offer simplicity. Meanwhile, fiery orange All Fired Up and glitters So Much Drama and All The Rage bring the glamour, while How Bizarre is a brown to suit every skin tone and Wicked Games is a subtle muted green.

Trade: £11.95 each

020 8573 9907

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