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5 Ways to Pull Off Neon


How about some neon polish?
How about some neon polish?
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You know how it hurts your eyes when you look directly into the sun? That's how people will feel about your outfit if it's head-to-toe neon. Plus, this isn't 1987. Sure, the neon trend has circled back around from that bright bygone era, and we'd all like to give it a nice, polite nod. But that'll be just enough -- a hint of neon here and there, a pop, an accent. Perhaps you'll pair your neon with neutral tones like taupe and nude -- tones that are so 2010s and not so 1980s. It can be done, and tastefully. Here are our tips.