If you are a woman, one of your main concerns when it comes to your appearance are your nails. You do your make-up and your hair every day, pick a new outfit every day, but you have to do your nails once a week or once a month. So when you pick a design and a shape you want the best of the best that will be practical and amazing in the same time. That means you need almond nails!
Almond shaped nails are super practical and you can have them as long or as short as you want, because they always look natural.
Whats your nail shape say about you by Vogue.
How to get almond nails:
There are two options to get almond shaped nails, either you do it at home by your or you got to saloon:
- Your nails are naturally long, so all you need to do is let them grow out and then shape them with a file. Hold the file at a 50 degree and file in one direction to avoid splits. Repeat on the other side.
Here is a video about how to create almond shaped nail by yourself. It will help you, how you can shape your nails at home.
- The second option is to go to a salon and get almond acrylic nails. Sit on the chair for two hours, let the nail artist do his magic and there you go- perfect nails!
A video by Lynette Cenée, “Follow me to the Nail saloon”. An idea how you will choose and get your almond shaped acrylic nails done at the saloon.
Almond nails cost
If you have them done yourself, it doesn’t cost anything, but if you have them at a salon, the price can range from 30$-50$. But keep in mind they will last way much longer than the natural ones. If your nails don’t grow up fast, you can have them for a month.
Tips and recommendations for Almond Nails
Almond nails are best for formal parties and special occasions, as they look very classic and sophisticated. If you have to do many daily activities everyday and have a typing job than better don’t try almond shape, you may go for round nails.
Now let’s see some really nice designs to get your almond nail ready for this season.
Glitter on one nail
You can try this design with nude nails and gold glitter. Glitters can be use on one nail, as it look more elegant.
Or you may try the combinations of bright pink and silver glitter.
Nude almond nails are the best
Because they look perfect with any skin tone or any clothing. They fit all styles and they look so clean and perfect. check out in below picture, nude almond nails with some finger accessories.
Nude with a twist
If nude nails are too boring for you, add a little bit of spice with a cute design over it. Something simple like a few lines can give them a lot of effect. White color is always perfect, if you still want keep it simple.
Marble almond nails
They are super simple to get and everybody will think that it took you a few hours. This design would look the best for those girls out there that wear a lot of black.
Remember, these are almond acrylic nails, you have to go to saloon to get them.
White all the way
White almond nails are perfect for summer time, they are fun and flirty but also bold. Pure White nails are the hit in the fashion world.
Black almond nails
They are bold and edgy. The perfect pick for a fashionista. You can match them with anything and everything. Have them shiny or matte.
Gray almond nails
Another option, if nude and white nails are too basic for you, you can get gray nails! There are so many shades of gray out there. From light to really dark, it is a wide range to pick from.
Short almond nails
Almond nails look more great, if they are short. You can get them with a design or just a plain color. Short almond nails are more convenient to wear and you may also do your daily activities more easily with them. For comfort you may keep them short and have fun.
Long almond shaped nails
The difference between almond shape nails and stiletto nails is that almond nails are not pointy and not scary looking. Because of the dynamic, the almond nails are most likely to not brake as easily.
Celebrities love almond nails
I don’t think I have ever seen a picture of Rihanna without her acrylic almond nails on. Why? Because they fit perfectly her personality.
As you saw, celebrities love the color red on their nails. So, if you have no idea, red is the best color to go!
Some more designs
Feel free to save this picture and show it at the salon to get exactly like this. Why? Because it is perfect!
Mix and match with a lot of rings
This type of picture will get a lot of likes on Instagram. :))
Brown Almond Nails for Luxury Beauty
For a grown up, classy look, pick a rich color just like this brown one.
I hope you like the almond shaped nail design ideas we share with you in here, please let us know if you get your nail don in almond shape. Feel free to download any image from this page to get the same design done. You may also share it with your friends on social media.