The Tonal Nails Are Trending on Instagram

Tonal Nail Art Trend

Looking for a way to spice up your at-home manicures? Or subtle nail designs to show to your nail lady for inspo? Tonal nails, one of the hottest manicure trends of the season might be the perfect solution for you. First of all, they eliminate the need to choose one or two colors. Out of all the reasons to love tonal nails, this one is our favorite. You can paint each nail in a different shade! Second, you could go as simple as applying five different nail polishes. If, however, you prefer a more delicate look, you could use the tonal nails as a base for further decorating. There are no rules with tonal nails and even beginners can nail the look. Scroll down to see the prettiest tonal manicures.

tonal nail art trend
Photo By @cherrybbeauty/Instagram

Also known as ombre nails, this nail trend offers stunning nail designs that consist of a variety of tones from one color. From darkest to palest, you should paint each nail in a shade that’s a few tones lighter or darker than your previous nail. We love this green tonal nail design as this color is very much on-trend RN.

Prev1 of 9
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse

Written by Ivana Steriova
Ivana Shteriova Karaniku is the content manager and a contributor at She is a fashion and makeup obsessive with a huge passion for writing. Although she holds a bachelor's degree in accounting and auditing, her love for all things fashion and beauty won her heart. Now, she is a full-time freelancer.