13 Subtle nail art to rock for Halloween and beyond


By Wei Yeen Loh

13 Subtle nail art to rock for Halloween and beyond

If you thought that Halloween nail art entails all things spooky—think Frankenstein heads and bloody cuticles, today’s nail art compilation will give you good reason to think twice. This year, why not change tack and try on a chic-er alternative by repping nails that complement your ensemble? From retro reverse French manicures to jazzy leopard prints, these are all the nail inspo you need to wear this Halloween.

Add a reptilian twist to your look…



… or go with sss-something more subtle.



Fans of the animal print trend this year can rejoice—you can now wear leopard prints on your nails to match your costume.



Diehard Halloween fanatics can go with this gothic look that isn’t overly OTT.



If Wonder Woman’s high on your Halloween costume list this year, we’re all for it with matching nails.



Or you can embrace your inner Sailormoon fan with this super subtle nail art.



Add a dark twist to your otherwise sparkly nails.



We’re loving this retro look that’s ultra modern at the same time—pull on your best Twiggy-esque dress and you’re good to go.



This one’s for the non-conformists.



Take on a quirky comical touch to your nails.



It’s a good time of the year to wear mermaid scales over your nails without anyone batting an eyelid.



If the ’70s is more of your era, amp your look with some disco-ready digits.



A bloody affair—done subtly without the gore.




Image: Instagram/Shabalina_nails, Orly

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