Much like our wardrobes, our beauty looks also brighten when the summer months hit. We rose our cheeks and add pops of coral to our lips, but nails? That's where the fun is. Acting as a blank canvas to the various polishes at our disposal, our nails afford us the perfect opportunity to let our personalities shine through—perhaps even more so than the clothes we wear. So now that nail salons are beginning to reopen, we thought it was the perfect time to collate some colourful nail-art options in one place.
Ahead of reuniting with our technicians, whose steady hands and precision painting we've sorely missed, we began saving amazing nail-art pictures to bring with us for inspiration. We found that many of our favourite styles fell into one of six categories.
From the new way to sport French tips to creations that wouldn't look out of place hanging on the walls of the Tate Modern, here is some of the beautiful, brightly coloured nail art out there to consider.