One of the things we miss the most about our pre-pandemic life is getting manicures—we think it's the perfect way to relax after a tiring work week. While we don't recommend heading over to your go-to nail salon to have your digits prettified just yet, you can definitely do them yourself. Below, 10 pretty pastel designs for short nail manicures that are simple enough to be DIY-ed—we promise!
Nude nail polish is the easiest way to make your digits look more put-together.
Feel like your pink manicure is lacking ~something~? We recommend drawing some red hearts on top! If you don't trust your drawing skills, nail stickers are your BFF. ;)ADVERTISMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW ↓
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Nude, baby pink, and lilac just go really well together.
Not really into pink tones? This combo of pastel yellow and green hues are too cute for words!
DIY nail art can look hard because of all the intricate-looking designs. We're happy to report that you only need a dotting tool to create this super cute Easter egg design!CONTINUE READING BELOW ↓watch now
This Christmas-themed nail art looks complicated, but the trees were actually made by dipping a toothpick in some green polish. Cool!
These delicate daisies look painted on, but they are actually decals! If you have a hard time drawing designs on your digits, we also recommend nail wraps for picture-perfect manicures every time.ADVERTISMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW ↓
Manicure looking a little too ~blah~? Pop a few white stars in there to make your digits stand out!
French manicures are so early 2000s. Give your tips a 2020 update by using glitter polish for extra sparkle!
Keep things interesting by using a different texture for one nail. Case in point: The ring finger is accentuated by this pretty sparkly silver polish.
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