What Your Nail Color Says About You


 It's long been believed that the colors that you favor, the colors that you wear, represent different aspects of your personality.  So what do your nail color choices say about you?


The color of strength, health, and vitality, red is often the color chosen by someone outgoing, aggressive, passionate, and impulsive—or someone who would like to be!

People who like red are usually ambitious, optimistic, and don't like monotony. They can be restless. They may find it hard to be objective. Red is usually chosen by people with an adventuresome spirit and a zest for life!

Quiet people with a preference for red may hide their true feelings and personality under a serious exterior.


Maroon is a shade of red, and people who favor maroon may have some of the same qualities as a person who favors red.

Difficult life experiences have probably matured the maroon person into someone friendly, kind, and generous.

Maroon is often a favorite color of someone who has been fought through difficulties in life. It indicates a well-disciplined red personality—one who has had tough experiences and has not come through unmarked but who has grown because of them.


Pink is a softer shade of red. This hue embodies the gentler qualities of the red personality.

Pink symbolizes love and affection without passion.

Women who prefer pink tend to be nurturing and maternal.

Pink people may want to appear delicate, fragile, and gentle. They like to feel loved and secure.


Orange is a lively, flamboyant color, and appeal to people of a similar personality.

People who like orange may be considered dramatic; they like to be noticed.

Orange people are often popular and well-liked.

Orange is a color of strength, fearlessness, and youth.


Lavender is a color that is often chosen by a person who is calm, cool, and collected.

A person who chooses lavender may be the type of person who is always impeccably and beautifully dressed.

People who wear lavender people may enjoy culture and the finer things in life.

A lavender person is usually creative, charming, witty and civilized.


People who like purples are true individuals.  They can be considered artsy and creative.

They tend to be sensitive and witty, with a desire to be seen as different and unique.  Some purple people may be aloof, temperamental, and even sarcastic at times.

People who wear purple tend to be tolerant and dignified.  They are likely to end up in positions of authority.


A person who likes brown, beige, or neutral colors tends to be very solid and substantial.  They are conscientious, dependable, steady, and conservative.

A brown person has stamina and patience, and is very solid.

At times, brown people may be seen as inarticulate, tactless, and obstinate.

People who choose shades of brown or neutral colors may not be impulsive, but they love responsibility and are reliable and dependable.


People who choose black nail polish are not necessarily trying to be "goth" or vampy.  For awhile, black nail polish became a popular shade for all types of people.

Dignified and impressive without being showy, people who choose black nail polish want to give the appearance of mystery.

Their preference of such a dark shade may also indicate a suppression of desires, suggesting hidden depths, mysterious secrets, and internal longings.

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ponx 6 years ago from USA

An interesting hub. I agree that the color you choose reflects your personality in a certain way, be it your nail polish color as well. I am sure a lot of ladies in HP will like this hub of yours. :-)

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