Square or almond, stiletto or ballerina, learn how to choose your perfect nail shape.
A nail look doesn't stop at highly-pigmented polish or intricate art design. Trying different nail shapes can easily elevate your manicure. After all, nails are the canvas that a stark matte or glimmering glitter polish sits on, so their shape deserve some extra attention. Learning the myriad nail shapes out there isn't the where your fingertip education stops either—you also have to figure out which nail shape is right for you. So we asked celebrity manicurists Jin Soon Choi and Deborah Lippmann, as well as OPI educator and licensed lacquer and gel artist Sigourney Nuñez, to break it all down. Take note of their nail shape knowledge, then follow their advice to get your Insta-worthy manicure. Square or almond, stiletto or ballerina, one of the top nail shapes is just what your fingers asked for.