15 long nail designs you have to see right now

pink and purple long nail design

Long nail designs are the absolute best. Sure, you may not be able to open the car door or take out your contacts, but it’s worth it for all that extra space. 

In fact, the longer, the better, and we’ll prove why. Check out these 15 long nail designs you can’t not see. 

1. Malibu Barbie

Short nails, who? Medium nails, what? This long nail design has everything we ever wanted and more. 

Get The Look: Golden Hour + Velvet Matte Topcoat 

2. Clear Neon

Can you just imagine how sad this design would look on short nails? You’d only get like, half a swirl, and that’s just not enough. 

Get The Look: The Complete Gel Art Collection 

3. Pink 🍄

Bigger isn’t always better, but in this case, it is. We’ll take an oversized 🍄 on every nail. Plz and thank you.

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4. Green & Yellow Glitter Nails

Go long or go home. That’s the saying, right? Either way, we’re all about this green and yellow glitter bomb.

Get The Look: Lemoncake + Pear-Fect + Self Portrait + Out of Monet 

5. Blinged Out Princess

We can’t all be princesses, but we can all have princess nails. And tbh, that’s better anyways.

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6. Cotton Candy Nudes

Pink, lavender, and nude has got to be one of the greatest color combos, like ever. Especially when that nude is shimmery and especially when those nails are long.

See More: 11 nude nail designs you can’t help but love 

7. 70s Vibes

Sure, this design would look good on short nails but would it look as good? Probably not. #longnailsdontfail

Get The Look: Fun & Flirty + Bare Velvet 

8. Kawaii Me Up

There is literally no way you could pull this off on short nails. Long nail designs make this unbelievably delicious design possible. 

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9. Windy Rainbows

You can Roy G. Biv long nails all day long, and they’ll look good 10 times out of 10. 

Get The Look: No Redgrets + Golden Hour + Light Up + Go Green + I Fell For Blue + Like a Snack

10. Peachy Pink & 3D Flowers

These claws deserve a full-page spread in Vogue, and we’d happily buy every issue printed. 

Get The Look: Fun & Flirty + Peachy Keen + Velvet Matte Top Coat 

11. Pastel Polka Dots

Multiple patterns, colors, and styles combine to form one epicly perfect long nail design. 

See More: 9 crazy cute coffin nails with rhinestones

12. Snakeskin & Rhinestones

Snakeskin nails with rhinestones might sound over the top and a little cheesy, but they’re somehow not. ‘Impressed’ would be an understatement. 

See More: 8 rhinestone nails designs we really love 

13. Half and Half

Minimalist nail art meets long nail designs. We’re not drooling. You are. 

Get The Look: Love Note + Bare Velvet + Clear Acrylic + Non Wipe Top Coat

14. Pastel Tips with a Nude Cover

A nude cover is the best way to elongate your nails in a natural and beautiful way. Top that off with pastel tips and you got yourself some gorgeous daggers.


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15. Neon Minimalism 

We love neon nails, and we love them even more when they’re pulled off in a minimalist fashion. These nails are absolute stunners. 

Get The Look: Fun & Flirty + Light Up + Etiquette First