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The perfect addition to the little black dress

Nail polishes for Valentine's Day

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If red is the main attraction on Valentine's Day, pink is its funky understudy. Nothing jazzes up an LBD – or a pantsuit – faster than a rosy manicure. For this V-Day (and night), choose a splashy shade in the fuchsia family, which strikes just the right balance between sexy and sweet.

From left to right:

Quo by Orly in True Love, $10 at Shoppers Drug Mart ( www.shoppersdrugmart.ca).

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Iris Apfel for M.A.C. in Toco Toucan, $18 through www.maccosmetics.ca.

Joe Fresh in Magenta, $4 at Joe Fresh ( www.joefresh.com).

Nars in Schiap, $21 through www.narscosmetics.ca.

Joe Fresh in Petunia, $4.

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