Have you ever thought about whether your polish matches your skin tone? Yep, us neither. But that quickly changed after chatting with Katie Hughes, butter LONDON Global Colour Ambassador—who revealed that while many colors are universal, there are some shades that just do and don’t work with certain complexions.
Using celebrities as our guide (that’s what they’re there for, right?), we’ve identified some skin-tone-to-polish matches made in heaven (and hell). Click through the slideshow above to find out if you’ve been wearing the right shade.
Katie’s advice? Have fun and experiment with different colors to find the ones that work best for you. After all, there are so many polishes to choose from nowadays.