Rihanna - Miranda Lambert - NailsPatrick Rideaux/Picture Perfect/Rex, Josiah Kamau/BuzzFoto.com

Metallic manis are having a moment: Rihanna painted on gold tips in London, and Miranda Lambert wore silver polish to last night’s Los Angeles premiere of The Hunger Games. When trying the look, keep this in mind: Metallics show more nail flaws than their opaque counterparts, so buff nails before lacquering up. Since shimmery polishes tend to fade, add up to three layers and finish with a durable top coat to keep your color in place.

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