💍5 Rocking French Manicure Designs

mikaela.zmikaela.z
Aug. 7, 2020
A French manicure is characterized by having a nude base with the tips of your fingernails painted a different color. This color is usually white. French manicures are very common, and they can be done on nails of varying shapes and lengths, including square, oval, rounded, and almond shaped.
French manicured nails are the most natural-looking and tend to be a great choice for the office, but if you want to spice up your French manicure, then these 5 styles give a little flavor to the classic nude and white style.
  • Glitter and pink. This cute style gives a little interest to your basic French manicure. The base coat is a nude glitter, and the tips are dipped in hot pink. Despite having a little pop, this style is still work-appropriate.

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  • Classic with a little bling.This style is another one that can easily translate to an office setting, but its best for the brides who are sticking with an understated wedding. This design features a nude base with white tips and a little bling at the cuticle line to add some visual interest.

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  • Asymmetrical tips.Who says everything has to be symmetrical? This design gives a little flair to the classic style. Instead of the tips being all the same, these tips feature different swoops and different, contrasting colors.

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  • Classic with butterflies.This design is one of my favorites because it is a throwback to the classic French manicure but still adds its own unique style on top. The base of these nails is nude, the tips are white, and realistic butterflies are painted on top of both.

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  • Orange and black abstract tips.This quirky little design leaves a lot of room for creativity. If you want to try this exact look, then it's extremely easy because this look features orange swoops with black linear abstract designs on top. If you don't want this exact design, then you can get creative with the colors you like instead.

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Getting your nails done is a great way to show off your personality, but a lot of us have to be mindful of what type of nail designs we wear to the office. French manicures are classic and stylish, but if you're looking for something more than the nude and white combination, these six designs will give you a nice jumping-off point to creating your own unique nail designs. 
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