Nail Art for Shorter Nails

May 24, 2018

If you're looking to elongate your fingertips through nail art, we've got tons of new designs that are perfect for you. Our artists are creative geniuses and are here to help you navigate through the best options that are most suitable to your nail size, shape, and the designs you gravitate toward. They can adapt almost all of our designs to your nail length. Here are their tried-and-true tips to make your nails look longer: 

Nail Art for Shorter Nails

Fire It Up 

Adding fiery foils or iridescent glitters to the tips of your nails draws the eye up to the edge. 

Nail Art for Shorter Nails

Sheer It Out

See-through nails are like lingerie for your fingertips and emphasize your nail beds instead of an opaque block of one shade. 

Nail Art for Shorter Nails

Walk the Line

Whether in glittery brushstrokes or diagonal ticks, linear details give your nails the illusion of length. 

Nail Art for Shorter Nails

Show Some Skin

Putting clear gel or polish at the base (in a moon, swoop, or graphic shape) allows your nails to look magically longer.