There are dozens of ways to create nail art, from stripes and polka dots to flowers and animals. One of the most popular nail art techniques is water marbling. To get this look, you need a small bowl, water, a toothpick,... More »

Jessica Probus of Buzzfeed has a list of simple nail art ideas that use household tools such as bobby pins, plastic bags, sponges, sharpies and straws. You can also create geometric designs by attaching differently shape... More » Beauty & Fashion Nail Care

Nail art is a fashion trend of decorating nails with patterns, stickers and appliques. These embellishments are usually added to polished nails for interest and effect. More »

Many photo galleries and tutorials for unusual and awe-inspiring nail art designs are available online through Pinterest, and the Blog of Francesco Mugnai. Some designs include three-dimensional e... More » Beauty & Fashion Nail Care

Some nail art designs for different holidays include stars and stripes for the Fourth of July, candy canes for Christmas or turkeys for Thanksgiving. You can customize your nails with blue and white for Hanukkah, or you ... More » Beauty & Fashion Nail Care Artificial Nails

Some popular nail designs used in nail salons include polka dots, glitter, swirls and ombre paint, notes CoverGirl. Nail artists can freehand the design or place tape on the nail to create the designs. More » Beauty & Fashion Nail Care

The best colors for nail designs depend on skin tone, wardrobe, current season, special events or just choosing colors that complement one another. For designs that are more striking, consider contrasting colors such as ... More » Beauty & Fashion Nail Care