2021 Top Halloween Nail Trends and Designs

In light of this year’s events, Halloween celebration may look a little different this fall, still consumers see no reason to skip a chance to have some fun with their manicure! And the search for Halloween nails are sky-rocking.


Scroll down for more trends we're expecting to see this Halloween, as spotted by top influencers and social media leaders alike.


Indie Nails Trend – the Star of the Season!

Towards the upcoming holiday season, extravagant nail art will evolve even further. Aside from the common coffin nails trend and its many crazy spin-offs, 'indie nails' will become the most popular manicure trend. Recent Pinterest searches show that searches for “Halloween indie nails" are surging up 21%, but what are they? Generally speaking, indie nails are whatever you want them to be - especially if they're multicolored, sparkling, or just out of the ordinary.


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Duck Nails

The Duck Nail style is characterized by its fanned-out design, which is reminiscent of duck-like webbed feet. The trend of duck nails really got traction thanks to social media. Rapper Danielle Bregoli, better known as Bhad Bhabie, showed off her French manicure duck nails on TikTok ( 4.4 million views).


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Glow-in-the-Dark Manicure

Glow-in-the-dark nails as one of the top nail trends, with glow powder being in especially high demand. Considering the thousands of glow-in-the-dark nail designs constantly being posted on Instagram, this trend shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon. Your Halloween nails will shine through spooky haunted houses to complement the Halloween ambience, especially when you use glow-in-the-dark powder {link}.


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Bloody Claws

A spooky Halloween scene would not be complete without long, red pointy nails. Whether it's a blood-dripping tip, or a solid hot red - pick your style and create an extravagant look that you desire.









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Classic Spiderweb

If you are ready to have some fun this holiday, but don't want to go to the extreme, then incorporate this nail design on your nails. You can master this easy Halloween manicure with just a few colors and no professional skills required!


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@sabrina_ils

Nightmare Before Christmas

This Halloween-themed manicure is inspired by the infamous '90s scary movie, The Nightmare Before Christmas. This top trend, during Halloween season, can be easily achieved with nail decals, making this iconic look seem effortless .


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Tiny Spiders

The perfect seasonal pick for Halloween! The creation of this style can be done at home with some toothpicks, nail polish, and gemstones.









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Gold Drip

This nail style has been seen on a number of celebrities and top influencers alike, including Rihanna, Adel and many others. This dripping manicure is not a new trend, but it is the perfect amount of kitsch and glam for a Halloween party. DIY with a toothpick and a generous amount of polish. Create the drip effect by drizzling it on your nail and lightly dragging it towards the cuticle.


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