8 Best Summer 2024 Nail Trends, According to Experts

According to Walton, "metallic accents—in shades of silver chrome, rose gold, and copper—over jelly nudes" will be one of the most popular new styles for summer 2024.

 Metallic Jelly Nails

Sometimes the chicest nail look is one that makes your nails and skin look super healthy. This summer, basic nail designs and pale nail colors will get a major boost when paired with moisturized.

Clean, Fresh Cuticles

Sometimes the chicest nail look is one that makes your nails and skin look super healthy. This summer, basic nail designs and pale nail colors will get a major boost when paired with moisturized.

Russian Almond Shape

Tell the eye-popping colors to back off. "This summer, soft and delicate pastels will gain popularity with baby pink, mint green, and soft lemon leading the palette," according to Walton. 

Pastel Nail Colors

French tips will never go out of style, but every year, we find a brand-spanking-new take on the classic to make it feel fresh. 2024’s take? These drippy French tips in a gold chrome by nail artist Gina Edwards

Dripped French Tips

Walton expects that the puffy, 3D nail art trend, like the beautiful hearts above, will only grow in popularity this summer. Generally, your best chance is to go to a nail artist who can design these using soft gel.

Puffy Nail Art

Kitschy nail art, such as these cute cherry nails, will be popular this summer, according to Walton. Feel free to customize with fruits, charming insects, magic eight balls, or anything else that suits your mood.

Cherry Nail Designs

Think beach. "Also gaining in popularity are ocean blues and greens like aqua, seafoam and cobalt blue, especially in a monochromatic fashion," Walton said. 

Aqua Nail Colors

How the Moon Trine Neptune Enhances the Love Horoscope for Every Zodiac Sign on March 29