The holidays might be synonymous with red and green, but this season’s festive manicures introduce minimalist dots, negative space, shiny silver, and shades of pink onto the scene. And lucky for you, TZR scoured Instagram for the 10 best holiday nail designs to bring to your next salon appointment.
‘Tis the season for gifting, so why not duplicate the activity on your nails? Opt for nail stickers, bright pops of color, 3D accents, and intricate lines. Remember, the more the merrier.
Pinwheel your way into the holidays with this jolly manicure. To achieve, apply a white polish base and let it dry fully. Then, with a thin nail brush, paint in stripes of red. Finish with a glossy top coat for durability.
Sweet tooth lovers will enjoy seeing candy canes, peppermint bark, gingerbread men, and other holiday candies in this manicure. Pro tip: apply a top coat every few days to make it last longer.
This classic silver and sparkly manicure is a great way to usher in the New Year. From negative art, soft lines, and bold snowflakes, it utilizes multiple trends and can be manipulated to how you see fit.