Betta Fish - All the Colors of the Rainbow

When you picture the aquarium of your dreams, you probably imagine it full of vibrant, colorful fish. No one wants a tank full of dull, colorless fish – what’s the point? If you’re looking for a way to enhance the coloration of your fish, changing their diet could be the key. It’s important to remember, however, that no fish food will change a fish’s color – it’s only through balanced nutrition and good overall health that your fish will achieve their optimal coloration.

In this article, you’ll learn some simple tips to help your fish look and feel their best. You’ll also see our top picks for the best color-enhancing fish food.

Best Color-Enhancing Fish Foods

Though you can’t expect to change the color of your fish entirely, feeding them a nutritious diet will bring out their natural coloration. Premium quality fish food provides your fish with the nutrients their bodies need to function best which, in turn, affects their appearance. Nothing is more beautiful than a thriving aquarium full of healthy fish.

Here are our top picks for the best fish foods to enhance color:

TetraColor Tropical Flakes


Omega One Super Color Flakes

TetraPro Tropical Color Crisps

Fluval Hagen Color Max Color Enhancing Flakes

Omega One Super Color Cichlid Pellets

Tetra Tropical XL Color Granules