Cold weather is almost gone and the season of green is near. Sage green, specifically, is a new color making waves with nail-fanatics. With fashion trends like “Barbiecore” becoming popularized, it’s easy to see why this muted, pastel color would drift into the world of cosmetology.  For Black women, green is an easy choice to accentuate their skin color.

Simple & Sleek 

These medium-length, almond shaped nails are perfect for tea-time. The floral detail on the ring finger screams spring vibes.  

Are you a corporate or office girlie? This sweet, “matcha” inspired nail radiates simplicity with a modern twist.

Since nice weather is around the corner, it’s time for long nails to return. Get this long, classic french tip look with a green twist. 

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The popular, OPI brand released the Xbox collection. The budget-friendly offerings come in nine metallic shades. The stunning sage stimulation shade lasts up to a week. 

Apply OPI’s base and top coat for “extended” wear. The nail polish is meant for those who want to protect their hands from UV damage. 

Swirls for the Girls 

What better way to amp up your nails than by adding chocolate and dark green swirls? This 70s inspired nail look is nostalgic and dreamy. 

The semi-clear and tortoise shell nail design adds the right amount of attention to your hands. This abstract look is maximalist but soft. 

You don’t need red for this fire look. The silver flames elevate this French tip design.

Designs and Embellishments For Sage Green Nails

Take your sage nail up a notch with mint-green glitter. Nothing screams springtime with “winterfresh” embellished nails. The pink, neutral base adds a touch of duality to the dipped french tip look. 

Sage green never looked so good than with this decorated design. The matte sage green nail polish looks perfect under the glistening stones. Rock these nails for a spring birthday party or a lit brunch. 

These fairytale inspired nails look refreshing but sassy. The iridescent butterfly wings compliments the nude base color. The sculpted flowers next to the sage green tips accessorize the entire look. Short nails would look perfect for this playful look. 

Glitter green nails with a cherry on top is never too much. Upgrade a classic french tip with sage and emerald green glitter. The glistening details are bold but enchanting. 

Styles To Pair With Sage Green Nails 


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TikToker, @jayynicholee came through with a monochromatic sage green romper. The short, jumpsuit zips in the front for added security. The outfit offers straps to emphasize the waist. She paired the one piece with white, knee length boots and a mini purse. Also, the look can be complimented with strappy sandals or white sneakers. 

Spring weather may be a bit breezy. TikToker, @sheenajanae, wore a cute and cozy jogger set. She accessorized the sage green ensemble with gold cuban link chains and rings. She styled this look with sage green and white Nikes. The user showcases her abstract, sage green nails to complete the look.