Nail Shapes

Nail-Shapes It has been said amongst the best nail technicians that to create a beautiful, balanced nail shape its best to determine the free-edge shape by mirroring the natural curve of your cuticle line. There are other factors that help determine flattering shapes such as length¬†of finger, nailed width¬†and length. But ultimately its a personal choice. Check out these popular shapes:   Screen Shot 2016-05-30 at 14.18.16 Square: Classic and strong. Best for: Short nails, wider cuticles           Screen Shot 2016-05-30 at 14.18.20 Squoval: Practical and¬†universal Best for: All finger types           Screen Shot 2016-05-30 at 14.18.25Rounded: Simple and clean Best for: Short nails, slim fingers, round cuticle           Screen Shot 2016-05-30 at 14.18.28Oval: Classic and chic Best for: Long fingers, round cuticle Bonus! Elongates fingers         Screen Shot 2016-05-30 at 14.18.32Almond: Elegant Best for: Long and slim nail beds, round cuticle Bonus! Elongates fingers         Screen Shot 2016-05-30 at 14.18.37Ballerina or Coffin: Edgy and fashion forward Best for: Long nail beds             Screen Shot 2016-05-30 at 14.18.42Stiletto: Extreme and avant garde Best for: Anyone OK with wearing enhancements               source: Nail It Magazine   Want nail polish & nail care delivered each month?¬†Subscribe here.

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