The beach and barbecues are finally close at hand, which means it’s time to plan your summer nails 2022. Not only do they look great wrapped in a frozen mud puddle, but with Memorial Day approaching, a bright set of summer nails (and some summer makeup) can quickly get you in the right frame of mind for the warmer weather.
As far as we know, when it comes to nail inspiration, limits don’t exist. This summer, we want everything from simple solid colors to exaggerated nail art. Whichever you’re leaning towards, there’s a nail look you’ll love. We’ve gathered 40 of the season’s most coveted nail trends straight from celebrities and nail artists. DIY for the summer? We’re sharing these products to help you have that look, too.
Whether you go to a salon or you’ve become a DIY nail guru over the past year, you’re free to take the plunge into the nail trends we’ve been following for the past few months. From subtle gradients (iridescent nails are still popular this season) to plaid nails and seasonally appropriate neons, there’s something for every taste and skill level. Flip through to see the best summer nails worth copying.