Kick Your Nostalgia Intro Overdrive With These Jelly Nail Manicure Ideas

All the ‘90s vibes.


Like so many trends of the decade, ’90s jelly nails are making a comeback. This see-through style is the perfect base for adding embellishments and nail art, but it’s perfectly chic all on its own. Here are 10 ideas to inspire your nostalgic manis this summer.


These adorable butterflies amp up the ‘90s feel of this jelly manicure in the best way possible.@empress_beauty_by_v
This modern take on jelly nails features an emerald green base outlined in light blue. @the____hammer
If this brightly colored jelly manicure doesn’t get you excited about summer, who knows what will? @nailsbylisayeg
An unexpected shade like this smoky gray gives an edgy feel to this manicure; the super spiky stiletto tips help, too.@_nails.by.lyss
Can’t choose a nail shade? No problem. This multicolored mani not only lets you indulge in indecision, but it’s so fun for summer.@studioajp
This smiley face jelly mani is sure to instantly brighten your day whenever you get a glance at it.@blkgirlnailfies
Feeling feminine? These 3D decals are the sweetest addition to this pink jelly manicure.@_nailsbypriscila
This dreamy blue and glitter combination makes a serious statement, and the subtle double French manicure detail makes this manicure *so* unique.@verito_vera7
These 3D blob nails are straight-up mesmerizing — and bound to get you lots of compliments.@sugarjellynails
You can’t talk about jelly nails without mentioning Kawaii nails. The Japanese nail art style, which translates to “cute”, often features a jelly base with sparkles and 3D embellishments.@mayari_mani

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