The Mariah Carey x OPI holiday 2013 nail polish collection will soon hit the counters. Winter holidays might be the last thing on your mind right now, but it certainly doesn't hurt to know what are some of the options the cold months of 2013 will bring, especially given the multitude of cool tones the label is preparing. If the spring 2013 Mariah Carey for OPI nail polish collection has left you wanting for more, chances are you'll find at least a handful of interesting options among the 18 new offerings.

The retailer has always been an expert at bringing both interesting variations of classics and exciting new effects that satisfy beauty enthusiast's appetite for novelty and the new line is not exception. Two thirds of the new Mariah Carey x OPI holiday 2013 collection is dedicated to cool variations of classic holiday tones, while a third of the line features the cool Liquid Sand effect, which means that new nail polishes have a matte glitter finish.

If you tend to go for classic options, choose between these 12 gorgeous crème and glitter lacquers, presented in the label's inimitable style:

Opi Mariah Carey Holiday 2013 Nail Polishes

My Favorite Ornament - Make this champagne glitter your new personal favorite.
All I Want for Christmas (is OPI) – This marvelous maroon is present-ly my top choice.
Cute Little Vixen – This deep red violet has foxy written all over it.
Underneath the Mistletoe – Is my kiss as spicy-sweet as this candy-apple red?
In My Santa Suit – This generously pigmented red is worth staying on the “nice” list.
Visions of Love – I see this rich burgundy in my immediate future.

Opi Mariah Carey Holiday 2013 Shades

Warm Me Up – This spiced coffee hits all the cold spots.
Wonderous Star - This gold-flecked shimmer has heavenly shine.
All Sparkly and Gold – What more can we say…the name says it all.
Sleigh Ride for Two – There’s only room left for this dark hot chocolate.
Ski Slope Sweetie – This golden pearl is everybunny’s favorite.
I Snow You Love Me – Just like I snow you love this disco light confetti.

Opi Mariah Carey Holiday 2013

Loving the Liquid Sand effect and the fact that you get a cool manicure by skipping a step (applying topcoat) rather than trying harder? If so, one or more of these cool shades might prove perfect for you:
Silent Stars Go By – This blush of textured pink has parades of sparkle.
Baby Please Come Home – Can’t wait to see you…in this textured and sparkling lilac.
Make Him Mine – But make this textured glistening rose mine first!
It’s Frosty Outside – This frosted silver is so icy it’s hot.
Emotions – This dramatic sparkling coal has got me feeling fine.
Kiss Me at Midnight – It’s time to fall in love with this frosted ice blue.

Opi Mariah Carey Holiday 2013 Liquid Sand Nail Polishes
Opi Mariah Carey Holiday 2013 Liquid Sand

The OPI Mariah Carey holiday 2013 nail polish collection will be available at Ulta starting with October. Each nail polish tone will retail for $9.

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Photos: OPI