Summer 2020 nail trends, here. For all of you who have all the time in the world for laying on the beach and mani. And for all of you who started to love doing your nails by yourself when the nail salons are down. Either way, here are the hottest summer 2020 nail trends you should know. From what nail colour is trending right now, to what nail shape is on trend. Furthermore, the new manicure trends that can easily be nailed on the beach even though you have shaky hands and no artistic skills. Ps. If you have ever bitten your nails, you will love No.1 key nail trend for summer 2020.
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WHAT ARE THE NAIL TRENDS FOR 2020?
Keen to do your nails by yourself now that you have plenty of time? Keen or not, someone has to cover gel nail growth, right? Or maybe not? Let’s take a look at what are the latest nail trends for summer 2020.
THE HOTTEST NAIL TRENDS FOR SUMMER 2020
And here it is! The list of the hottest nail trends for summer 2020. Ps. You can scratch off all the art nail trends that you can’t nail on the beach or by swimming pool. After all, there are plenty of other easy summer 2020 nail trends that you can try at home or on the beach even if you are bad at doing your nails on your own.
But then again, since you have plenty of time now that you are on your summer vacay, you might try one of the art nail trends too. It can’t be that hard to glue one pearl or two onto your nails, right? Anyway, scroll down to find out more about each nail trend for summer 2020. Oh, and be sure to go through all the nail colours that are on trend for summer 2020, too.
WHAT’S THE LATEST NAIL TREND?
Now that you have seen the list of all the hottest nail trends for summer 2020, it’s time to break down each nail trend.
Wait! I shouldn’t use the word break when writing about nails – we don’t want to break our nails, do we? Or perhaps we do! Now that short nails are in fashion for summer 2020.
WHAT NAIL SHAPE IS ON TREND FOR SUMMER 2020?
Yes, you read right, short nails are in fashion for summer 2020. And yes, including the short round nails. But also a few other nail shapes. Not to say more, scroll down to see the list of the most fashionable nail shapes for summer 2020.
NAIL SHAPE TRENDS FOR SUMMER 2020
#1 NATURAL SHORT NAILS
Natural short nails are for sure, the easiest nail trend for summer 2020. All you need is a clip and a nail file. I shorten my nails using these nail files.
THE BEST NAIL FILES IF YOU WANT TO SHORTEN YOUR NAILS
Ps. Due to the coronavirus threat, better use a glass nail file. Be sure to wash and disinfect it before and after each use.
#2 ROUND SHORT NAILS
Eva, I have some good news for you! You have the most fashionable shaped nails this season.
Indeed, short round nails are the hottest summer 2020 nail trends.
#3 LONG OVAL NAILS
My favourite, long oval nail shape is on trend for summer 2020, too. I like this nail shape the most since it requires the least maintenance for me. None actually, since I was blessed with the naturally long nail plate and oval edge.
#4 STILETTO NAILS
Finally, the second hottest nail shape on trend for summer 2020 – the stiletto nails. Stiletto nails in natural colours, to be exact.
Mentioning the natural colours – scroll down to see what nail colours are on trend for summer 2020.
WHAT ARE TRENDY NAIL POLISH COLOURS FOR SUMMER 2020?
Yes, grey nail color is trending right now. Gray nail polish is for sure the trendiest nail polish colour for summer 2020. But not the only one!
Here are all the nail colours on trend for summer 2020.
SUMMER 2020 NAIL COLOUR TRENDS
#1 GREY IS THE No. 1 TRENDY NAIL POLISH COLOUR
As said, grey is the most fashionable colour for nails in summer 2020. Hence, if you can only afford one nail polish – get a nail polish in gray.
THE BEST NAIL POLISHES IN GREY – No. 1 NAIL COLOUR ON TREND FOR SUMMER 2020
The 90s fashion trend didn’t bring back just the translucent lip gloss but translucent nail polish, too.
THE TRANSLUCENT BEST BARE NAIL POLISH IS NOT THE TOP COAT BUT THE BASE
In case you don’t know, in many cases, you shouldn’t apply a top coat directly on your nails. It will dry your nails and make them brittle. Here are the translucent nail polishes or base coats you should use to follow this nail trend.
Thumbs up if you like this easy nail polish trend? I sure do! Although I tend to play with colours more now that I’m at home and can practice my nail art.
The best nail polish colour for practising the nail art is pink! You can trust me on this. No matter how bad you are with the brush, pink nail polish always looks good.
THE PRETTIEST PINK NAIL POLISHES
Next nail trend colour for summer 2020 is yellow. Yellow is actually the second most fashionable nail colour on trend for 2020. No wonders why yellow nail polishes sell out so quickly.
Hopefully, these pretty yellow nail polishes will be still in stock by the time you sipe through the gallery below.
YELLOW NAIL POLISHES YOU CAN BUY ONLINE
Of course, blue nail colour is on trend for summer 2020. Any shade of blue vernis is on trend for 2020.
TRENDY SHADES OF BLUE NAIL POLISHES TO SHOP FOR SUMMER 2020
MUST HAVE BLUE NAIL POLISHES FOR SUMMER 2020
By the way, blue nail colour will be on trend for winter 2020, too. Another reason, to buy blue nail polish on bulk, right?
We are not allowed to stock on toilet paper, but no one said we shouldn’t stock on nail polishes. Yet!
Surely, this will change soon. Once everyone finds out that neutral nail polishes are on trend for 2020 – all year long – everyone will shop these neutral nail polishes from the widget below.
I genuinely hope your internet connection is good and you can shop for these nude nail polishes first. Correction, second! I already bought all these.
NUDE NAIL POLISHES I BOUGHT FOR SUMMER 2020
LONG LASTING RED NAIL POLISHES
Here are, in my experience, the longest-lasting red polishes. I wash my hands a lot and long. I wash my hands for more than a minute with very hot water so many times per day that I can’t even count. So you can trust me on this.
#8 WINE RED
It’s not just the bright red nail colour that is on trend for summer 2020. Wine red nail colour is trending in summer 2020, too.
TRENDIEST WINE RED VERNISES FOR SUMMER 2020
Next is the best nail polish colour to wear on the beach and at home. Ps. we can finally wear neon nail polish for work. That is if you this summer. For those who work from home there is no work inappropriate nail polish colour anymore.
BEST NEON NAIL POLISHES IN SOCIAL DETOX
Another sometimes inappropriate nail colours for work, but totally acceptable nail colours in social detox, are all metallic colours.
Browse through the widget below to shop for the trendiest metallic nail polish colours in summer 2020.
TRENDIEST METALLIC NAIL POLISHES IN SUMMER 2020
MUST HAVE METALLIC NAIL POLISHES FOR SUMMER 2020
Glitter nail polishes are on trend for summer 2020. Here are the best glitter nail polishes that don’t dry your nails.
THE BEST GLITTER NAIL POLISHES FOR BRITTLE NAILS
Ps. If you are looking for a really good quarantine distraction, get all the glitter nail polishes from the widget above and a bottle of nail polish remover ( – it smells nice too). Since it takes ages to remove the glitter nail polish from your nails, your days will feel shorter. And before you know, you will be able to go outside and show your friends your glittery nails.
#12 NUDE PEACH
Last but not least, nail colour on trend for summer 2020 is the nude peach.
By the way, nude peach is also the best nail polish colour for practising nail art! You can trust me on this. No matter how bad you are with the brush, nude peach nail polish always looks good.
THE BEST NUDE PEACH NAIL POLISHES IN SOCIAL DETOX
HOW TO APPLY NAIL POLISH TO BE ON TREND FOR SUMMER 2020?
Now that you have a bunch of new nail polishes in the trendiest colours for summer 2020, it’s time for the last nail polish trend report. Scroll down to see all the nail design trends for summer 2020.
SUMMER 2020 NAIL DESIGN TRENDS
#1 CLASSIC FRENCH MANICURE
As mentioned earlier, the classic French manicure is back in style for summer 2020. And all you need to do the perfect French manicure is . Be sure to apply 3-4 coats to get the white ends. 3-4 coats do the trick for me, and they should work for you, too.
But I’m not 100 % sure on this. As my mom says, I was born with enviably perfect rosy long nails with white ends, so it’s hard to say this will work for you too. It should! But we won’t know for sure until you try.
Anyway, don’t get mad of me if you don’t get perfect classic French nails after you use that nail polish – base coat actually.
You can still do a French manicure with the classic method – use the clear nail polish, white nail polish for the ends and a see-through top coat.
HERE IS WHAT YOU NEED FOR THE CLASSIC FRENCH MANICURE
#2 THE NEW FRENCH MANICURE
Wait, it’s not just the classic French manicure that’s in fashion for summer 2020. There is this new French manicure, too. To do the new French manicure use metallic nail polish instead of the white nail polish for the ends.
BEST METALLIC NAIL POLISHES FOR THE NEW FRENCH MANICURE
#3 HALF MOON MANICURE
#4 ONE DOT
To nail this nail design trend, you need two nail polishes. A base nail polish and another one. First, apply the base nail polish. Wait a little bit – not too long, though. Nail polish shouldn’t dry entirely if you want a perfect dot.
Then take the other nail polish, dip the brush into the bottle to get a fair amount of the nail polish on the brush. Take the brush above your nail and let a small drop fall down on your nail. That’s it! Following these instructions, you should get a perfect one dot nail design.
THE BEST TWO TONE NAIL POLISH MATCHES
#5 ONE SINGLE STRIPE
Next, new nail design for summer 2020 – the single middle line – is even simpler than the single dot. Well, if you can draw a straight line.
Ps. If you can’t, you can always use stickers.
NAIL STICKERS FOR SINGLE STRIPE NAIL DESIGN
#6 CLEAR PRESS-ONS
#7 3D NAIL DESIGNS – PEARL NAILS AND NAIL HANGING ACCESSORIES
Now a slightly more challenging nail designs – 3D art nail designs.
Truth to be told, I have no idea how to copy art nail designs from the SS20 runway. But I’m pretty sure I can do the pearl nails at home by myself.
ALL THAT YOU NEED FOR PEARL NAILS TREND
#8 FLOWER NAILS
And we came down to the last nail design trend for summer 2020 – the flower nails. Indeed, 2020 is the year of floral print and floral embellishes. Even for your nails.
SHOP THESE FLORAL NAIL STICKERS TO NAIL THE FLOWER NAIL TREND
MORE MAKEUP TREND FOR SUMMER 2020
So this is it – all nail trends for summer 2020. By the way, gel nails and acrylic nails are still in style for 2020. But on hold! Until then, have fun with all the nail polishes I found for you. Swipe back up to shop your favourites nail polishes. Have fun and wash your hands (with ) even if that means your nail polish won’t last long. Remember, you have time to fix your nails. When you are done with your nails, grab the eyeliner and nail .