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Summer season is the best time to don stylish nails. It the best time of the year to experiment on your nails because it can take on any colors and design without looking out of style. Whether it is neon, 3D or ombre, this season can cater anything.

Nails to Last All Summer

Almost everyone is heading to the beach for their daily dose of salt water, sand and sun. We know how mesmerizing the ocean is and one can’t just get enough of the scenic view. But with the busy schedule and hectic work, going to the beach might sometimes be out of the picture. But don’t you just worry if you cannot find the time to visit your favourite beach first because we have rounded up some of the beach-themed nail designs that you can try so you can have the beach vibe wherever you go.

1. Beach Nails with Golden Fish and Star Fish

Take your nails on a vacation with a blue and white beach design accentuated with star fish and gold fish. LDS D147 Simpler is sweeter and LDS D88 Powder blue will help you achieve the realistic beach feel. For the sand, you can either use glittered nail dipping powder or your choice of gold polish, but nail dipping powder is always the best choice for longer-lasting nails.

2. Ombre Sea Side Nail Art

Make a splash this summer with an electric combination of sand, sea shells and foot prints with the ombre sea side nail art. To achieve this, create an ombre ocean look of blue and white then at the tip of your nail, create a sea shells and foot print.

3. Adventurous Ombre

Pop a friendly little starfish atop your ombre nails for beach-ready manicure that adds flair to any summer look. The use of nail dipping powder in this nail design will make your nails last all throughout the summer season.

4. Summer Glitter Fade

Who say’s summer and glitter don’t go together? Of course they do. Coat your nails with any shade you want and then add dip the tip of your nail in the glittered nail dipping powder. A manicure like this would be perfect for the summer because it is fun, bright and stylish.

5. Blue Beach Nails

One thing about having blue nail dipping powder is that you can come up with thousands of design. Just paint your nails with blue and create a free-hand design of your choice. Recreate this idea or just use one neon shade for the ombre effect and only one type of glitter. Either way, your nails will look vibrant and stunning.

6. Ocean Waves Nail Design

Can’t get enough of the waves? Well you can put one on your own nails for a different manicure looking manicure. This might look like a complex one, but it is very simple to make. You can find several video tutorials online.