One of the hottest nail looks to try this year is clear nails. Now you may be thinking clear nails? That doesn’t sound very exciting. However, this trend has transformed the simple idea into a statement making style! Now nail techs are creating stunning clear acrylic manicures. The longer clear nails look amazing, especially when worn with stylish nail art. To show how gorgeous clear acrylic nails can be, we have found 23 ideas that are super trendy right now. You will find sparkly nails, floral art, unique designs and more. If you didn’t love this trend before, you will after this.
1. Clear Acrylic Nails with Rhinestones
The first nail design that we have to show you is so glitzy and glamorous! Here we have long, clear nails that are adorned with silver shards, sparkles and rhinestones. It is a beautiful mani and it is perfect for the ladies who like bling. You can recreate this or maybe try just clear nails with rhinestones.
2. Clear Nails with Flames
This next idea is one of our favorite looks! The mani features clear nails that are decorated with orange flames. Flame nail art is so trendy and it looks amazing with the clear acrylic nails. This is a very stylish and fun look. Try a manicure like this or you could use different nail shapes. You can also use any color for the flames and ombre design.
3. Clear Butterfly Nail Design
Butterflies have inspired many nail designs and butterfly nail art is so popular right now. This next idea shows how to wear butterflies in style! Some nails are a bright purple shade and two are clear and are decorated with pretty butterflies. This is a bold and beautiful mani. Choose a similar look to this or have all clear nails with butterflies instead of the color.
4. Floral Nail Design
Floral nail art looks stunning when worn with the clear nail trend. Don’t just take our word for it, check out this next idea. Here we have coffin shaped clear acrylic nails that are decorated with pretty pink flowers. As you can see, the flowers look amazing with the clear base and they both compliment each other perfectly. This is a beautiful nail idea that would be great for the spring and summer.
5. Clear Nails with Gold Foil
Next, we have a manicure that uses some of the must-have nail trends all in one look! Some nails feature pink and purple ombre art and the other nails are clear with a gold and silver foil design. We love the combination of this nail art. The ombre is so stylish and the clear base is so trendsetting. We love the mixed metal foils too. It is a modern and fun mani that will make a statement. You can, of course, recreate the look with different colors.
6. Cute Clear Acrylic Nails with Hearts
This next nail idea is so cute and pretty! For this look, two of the nails are clear and decorated with pink hearts, while the rest of the nails have an ombre effect. The hearts and pink ombre are such a beautiful combination! This is a stylish and easy to wear look. It would be a great mani for the spring and summer and it would be perfect for Valentine’s Day too!
7. Clear Accent Nail
If you love the butterfly nail art, then you need to see this design too! Here we have another way to wear butterflies. This time the nails are light and sparkly with one clear accent nail. The accent nail is decorated with stunning silver butterflies. We love the sparkles and butterflies with the clear nails because the mani looks so magical! Nails like these would be perfect for a special occasion such as the prom or a wedding.
8. Stylish Orange Nail Design
Add a pop of color to your look with nails like these! This mani features a stylish orange nail design. Two nails are clear with added gold foils and smoky effect. The rest of the nails have ombre nail art. This is a colorful and fun way to wear the clear nail trend.
9. Nude Nails with Clear Tips
Next, we have a very trendy nail design to show you. This look features coffin shaped nails that are nude with clear tips. All nails are also decorated with sparkly rhinestones. The clear tips look amazing with the nude nail color. This mani shows how you can wear clear acrylic nails in a stylish and unique way. Recreate this or you can use any color with the clear tips.
10. Glamorous Clear Nails with Gold and Pink Art
Give your nails a super glam makeover with a clear design like this! All of the nails are light pink and two accent nails feature Louis Vuitton nail art. The nails are long and coffin shaped. We love this combination because the clear acrylic looks amazing with this sparkly pink design. The colors and small LV logos are so stunning and they create such a luxurious look. A mani like this perfect for the occasions where you want to wow! Products used: Butterlicious and #132 by Valentino Beauty Pure.
11. Clear Coffin Nails with Rhinestones
Next, we have another clear mani with a rhinestone design. For this look, the nails are long, coffin shaped and feature a different rhinestone pattern on two of the nails. We love this because the crystals really stand out because the nails are clear. It is a dazzling and gorgeous nail design that will suit everyone. It would be great for celebrations and parties. Try this look or create your own rhinestone design.
12. Coffin Nails with Gold Foil
If you love the nail designs with the glam foils, then you need to see this next idea. Here we have clear coffin nails that are decorated with a gorgeous gold foil design. As you can see, the gold looks so glitzy, luxurious and beautiful. You can recreate this or you can try clear nails with different colored foils, silver would look amazing. Also, you can have all clear nails with just one foil accent nail for a more low-key look.
13. Out of This World Manicure
This next nail idea is out of this world! All of the nails are clear and they are decorated with rhinestones, gold stars and moons. The moon and star embellishments create such a magical look and the rhinestones add a touch of sparkle and glamour too. This is perfect for those who love trendy designs and space. A mani like this can be worn for any occasion and it will suit everyone! You can buy nail decorations like these online.
14. Pretty Pink Nails with Butterflies
Earlier in the post we featured some amazing butterfly designs. If you loved those, then you need to check out our next idea too. For this look, some of the nails are painted in a light and pretty pink shade. The rest of the nails are clear with sparkles and colorful butterflies. It is a cute and beautiful idea. You can recreate this or have all clear nails with the colorful butterflies. Either way, your nails will look stunning.
15. Clear Stiletto Nail Design
We love this next idea! Here we have stiletto nails and some are nude with clear tips and some of the nails are chrome. The clear tips also feature foils and glitter. This is one of our favorite looks because the colors are stunning, the chrome and clear nails are so trendy, and the foils add elegance and glamour. It is a trendsetting mani that will make you stand out from the crowd in style.
16. Elegant Nail Design
Next, we have another clear nail idea with a star design. For this look, two of the nails are clear and sparkly. There are also two nails with an elegant French ombre design. This is a stylish and pretty design. Try a similar look to this or you can try using different colors for the ombre design. For a subtler mani, you could add less sparkle.
17. Black Coffin Nails with Butterflies
Looking for something darker and more edgy? If so, this idea could be perfect for you. The nails all feature a different design including matte finish, gold foils, gold rhinestones and there is a stylish butterfly art too. We love the black and clear color combination. Try the whole look or just use one or two of the designs that you like.
18. Glitzy Nail Idea
The next nail idea features more stylish flames. This time the nails are all clear and most of them have different nail art. One nail has silver glitter ombre, the next is sparkly and clear with rhinestones, and the other nails are clear with silver flames. This shows how to glam up the flame nail art and how you can use flames to create different nail looks. A mani like this would be perfect for a party.
19. Clear Acrylic Nails with Iridescent Shards and Ombre
If you like to wear ombre art, then you need to see this nail idea. Here have stiletto nails. Some of the nails are clear with iridescent shards and the other nails feature nude and yellow ombre. One nail on each hand is decorated with rhinestones. We love this because it combines two must-have nail looks. Recreate this or you can use different colors for the ombre.
20. Clear Nails with Silver Glitter
Add some sparkle to your look with a nail design like this! This mani features French ombre acrylic nails and two of the nails have a sweep of silver glitter. It is an elegant, sparkly and glamorous design that would be perfect for a special occasion. This mani would be a beautiful choice for trendy brides. Try this look or you can use a different glitter color.
21. Clear Red Nail Design
Next, we have a beautiful and stylish idea. This look features long coffin nails that are half nude and half red. The accent nail also has tiny rhinestones. It is a unique design and it would be perfect for parties. We also think this mani is great for the upcoming holiday season, it would look amazing for Christmas parties and NYE.
22. Pink Nails with Clear Tips and Different Shapes
The next nail idea features trendy ombre art. Here we have stylish nails that start pink and then the color changes to nude which creates a trendy ombre look. Clear nails on each hand are decorated with colorful circles and glitter. It is a trendsetting look that everybody will love.
23. Chic Nails with Sparkle
Last on our list of beautiful nails is this stylish nail design. The first half of the nails are pink and the rest are clear. There is a diagonal line separating the two colors. Each nail is also decorated with subtle sparkle and silver foil. It is a chic and trendy design that will look amazing one everyone.
We hope you have been inspired by these chic clear acyclic nails!