Tag: Nails

New in nails: The designs, colours and shapes in hot demand

(Photographs: Bee Lalli)

Whimsical motifs, mood-boosting palettes, nail-piercings: today’s most popular nail art trends are anything but minimal, and after nearly a year and a half of adhering to strict public health measures, are we really that surprised? To help you prep for your reunion with your nail tech, we reached out to Canadian experts for their insights on what’s trending and what we can expect to see in the coming months.

Update: Meet the modified French

The French manicure, one of the biggest nail art trends of the ’90s and early aughts, is having a renaissance, albeit with a

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Lizzo’s Jade Nails Feature The Sweetest Hidden Nail Art Detail

In stone form, it’s said that jade brings its bearer love, tranquility, and harmony. It’s a symbol of wisdom and luck, a crystal prized for its purported healing properties — not to mention how stunning its swirling, glass-green coloring is, too. Lizzo’s always been about making her own luck, and her new set of mesmerizing nails (equally stunning as last week’s, if you can believe it) proves it. In a new Instagram photo posted by both the musician and her go-to nail guru, Lizzo debuted jade green nails painted with shocking realism. As if the marbled texture and cool-toned colors

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Selena Gomez’s Neon Red Nails Are Already Causing Major TikTok Buzz

Despite her over-the-top tour costumes, approximately 12 simultaneous career ventures, and more influence than some world leaders, Selena Gomez is a woman who likes to keep things pretty simple beauty-wise. Often, you can find her in easy, sophisticated classics like deep painted lips, sleek buns, winged liquid liner, and even one-color manicures — a legitimate standout in an absolute sea of elaborate summertime nail art styles. That forever in-style streak continues this week as Gomez’s neon red nails, paired with a series of matching accessories, took over Instagram and TikTok’s comment sections with fans dying to know exactly what shade

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Duck Nails Are TikTok’s Most Unexpected Nail Trend | Expert Tips

Duck nails, fan tips, flared nails, wide tips, Jersey nails— no matter what you choose to call them, the Y2K nail shape’s presence on social media lately is undeniable. The wide, triangular tips that resemble that of a fan, duck’s foot, or a pair of flared jeans are taking over TikTok and Instagram as one of the most unexpected nail trends we’ve seen in a while. They seemingly appear as a nail appointment gone wrong, but the stretched-out aesthetic is actually an intentional, highly desired look. 

Although they aren’t for me, nail artists like Dani Garcia and Icey Milli

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How To Paint Tie-Dye Nails: Nail Art Trend 2021

A ’70s style trend that made a major comeback a few seasons ago, tie-dye continues to be a popular nail art motif, especially among beauty enthusiasts who enjoy a colorful manicure. HYPEBAE has tapped Emilie Sanscartier, founder of beloved Montréal nail salon Le Manoir, for a tutorial on painting the grooviest tie-dye nails. Using a trio of gel nail colors from her 9 chemical-free, vegan and cruelty-free brand GELCARE, the nail artist shows us how to perfect the summer-ready design in a few simple steps.

Watch the video and follow the instructions below to create statement-making tie-dye

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20 Pretty Nails Ideas You Will Want to Try (2021)


Nail art is a wonderful way to express yourself and share the things you love. It is also a fantastic chance to add color to your look, have some fun and let your creativity shine. Just like having a perfect head of hair and makeup, having nails that look great makes you feel good, and these pretty nail ideas will inspire you. From soft and dreamy pastel clouds to bright rainbows or color block nails, there are many options to choose from, depending on the occasion and your style preference. Pick from a wide range of colors, some bold, others

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