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The Biggest Nail Art Trends of Summer 2021

With salons closed for the past year and the half, people experimented with their hair, nails and even skincare during lockdown. There were various trends on social media such as; the 5 minute makeup challenge to nail challenges that kept most of us all entertained and experimenting while in isolation. But here comes the biggest nail trends of the season.

The sun is out and Instagram is full of inspiration; from double french manicures to daisy nail arts like you’ve never seen before. Even some of our favourite influencers and celebrities like Bella Hadid and Dua Lipa are spotting these trends. If you’re looking for inspiration, then look no further as we’ve put together the biggest nail-art trends for summer 2021. You can opt for the various French tip available, or mismatched pastels that’s totally big this season. So without further ado, here are summer 2021 biggest nail art trends to check out!



Swirl nails are the 60s-inspired nail art design that’s all over the internet at the moment. You can opt summer swirls or even monochrome swirl. Image via @gelsbybry

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Outline French

Whether it’s the double French, multi-coloured French or shadow French; the various types of French nail art is definitely one of the biggest trend of the season. But this Queenie Nguyen’s outline French has to be our favourite.

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Bright Summer

With the crazy year we’ve all had, people are gravitating towards happy colours like orange, green, yellow and bright reds. Surely, you can never go wrong with a pop of colour for summer 2021. Nail art by Betina

Mismatched Pastels

You can go bright or go dark when it comes to pastels. And we absolutely adore this striking mismatched pastel manicure by manicurist Hang Nguyen.

The Multi-color Manicure

If you are looking for something fun and cool this summer then this multi-colored manicure is the one.

Groovy Nails

Similar to swirls, the groovy nail art is just as fun and colourful. Nail art by @thehotblend

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