From reverse French and emoji embellishment to glitter accents and graphic designs, summer 2016 is anything but understated. Here, art inspiration from Instagram’s most liked nail pros.
THE GRAPHIC DESIGN
Nail artist Holly Falcone plays with primary colors.
THE NEW FRENCH
Manicurist Alicia Torello gave Kate Hudson this after hours French nail look for the Met Gala.
THE BLING RING
Pattie Yankee gives designer Carly Cushnie’s ring finger a cluster of crystals.
THE TRIBE TRIBUTE
Falcone pays homage to the late Phife Dowg with this Tribe Called Quest inspired design.
Nail artist Naomi Yasuda adds Playboy bunny decals to a cropped French design.
THE DRAKE STAN
Hannah Bronfman’s go-to nail artist Mei Kawajiri takesViews to her tips.
Sally Hansen Global Color Ambassador Madeline Poole’s hand-painted design skills shine extra bright with this army motif.
Poole’s #mood makes for a lowkey summer nail look.
THE STARRY NIGHT
Yasuda’s night sky design works all summer long.
Torello offsets vibrant aqua tones with negative space.