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Nail art is the latest craze in the beauty world. It’s a great outlet for creativity with many options and designs out there. Plus, who doesn’t love a fresh manicure? For darklings itching for artistic nails for the Halloween season, here’s a list of the best tutorials we’ve found!
Hanninator’s Jack Skellington Nails
Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas is a timeless classic, so it comes as no surprise that this iconic flick would also inspire beautiful nail art. This how-to video by @Hanninator is just one of dozens to include Burton’s trademark aesthetic.
YouBeautyNails’ Jack-o’-Lantern Nails
Any darkling can appreciate these cute jack-o’-lantern nails by @youbeautynails! She has tons of other nail videos for Halloween, so feel free to check them out if this one doesn’t tickle your fancy.
Liliumzz’s A Spider and Its Web Nail Art
This contemporary yet spooky manicure by @liliumzz may not be as elaborate as others, but it’s still sleek and classy! The focus on the accent nails allows the spider and its web to really steal the show.
NailsbyCambria’s Bloody Nails Manicure
This creepy nail art by @NailsbyCambria will add a touch of gore to your overall look. Beware of bloodthirsty vampires when sporting these bad boys, so you don’t end up as their next meal.
Devs_Nails’ Creepy Monster Eyeball Nails
@Dev_Nails‘s eyeball tutorial is very simple to recreate! The manicure is on point when it comes to Halloween vibes and will leave you feeling like you are being watched from all angles.
Sr_Nails’ Graveyard Manicure
The level of detail that @sr_nails put into this video is sheer amazingness, and we love the final result! The matte top coat really seals the deal and makes the manicure pop.
Design_Your_Nails_by_Isha’s Frankenstein Patchwork Halloween Nail Art
This Frankenstein patchwork nail art by @design_your_nails_by_isha is the perfect Halloween accessory to any outfit! We love how simple it is to perfect and that it doesn’t require any special tools to complete.
Sensationails4u’s Flying Witch and Witch Hats Manicure
These nails by @sensationails4U will definitely get you in a witchy mood! The manicure would also look great with stripes if polka dots aren’t your thing.
Hannys_Manis’ Holo Brains Nail Art
Got brains? These glittery nails by @hannys_manis are girly and grotesque all at once! A fair warning: we are not liable for any outbreaks of glitter herpes that might occur.
KelliMarissa’s Stitched Up Manicure
@Kellimarissa‘s tutorial for these stitched up nails looks very realistic and is so easy to DIY! The best part is that it’s supposed to look messy, so you don’t necessarily need to be super careful when recreating it.