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21 Halloween Nail Art Ideas

August 20, 2020

Create a chillingly chic manicure with these clever DIYs.

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Green Slime

Calling all Ghostbusters fans! These green slime nails are the perfect nod to the “little spud” made of 100% ectoplasm.

$35.10 at etsy

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Photo: Hang Nguyen

Amber Pumpkins

Instead of kitschy pumpkin patch nails, we love these dainty amber pumpkins from Hollywood nail stylist Hang Nguyen. The effect is reminiscent of a high-fashion tortoiseshell and creates a super luxe look.

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Photo: Rachael A. Jones. From: Deanne Revel.

Starry Black Night

Tap into the chill of a brisk autumn evening with this black-as-night celestial design. Nail decals (sometimes called nail tattoos or vinyl) make tiny designs like this so much easier than painting. Just make sure you have tweezers handy for lifting and placing designs.

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Photo: Jane Safarian

Vampire Blood

This sinister scene from nail artist Jane Safarian looks incredibly chic with pale pink stiletto nails. The blood effect seems to defy gravity by dripping up from the base of the nail bed. Alternatively, you could paint the blood as French tips with the drip coming down the nail.

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