How To Choose Best Nail Shape For Your Fingers

How To Choose Best Nail Shape For Your Fingers

If You had ever thought that it’s hard to figure out the best nail shape for your finger, but it’s not. You just need to determine your fingers shape like are they long or short or your nail bed size is wide or narrow. One thing what I like about nails is whether they are long or short, square or oval, they can be filed in any beautiful shape you can dream off. So let me tell you more about these nail categories so that you will know how to choose the best nail shape for your fingers.


Oval nails shape looks extremely gorgeous and it wins in the chart of everyone’s favorite nail shapes. This shape is very similar to the shape of the almond, but the tip of these oval shapes are soft and much blunter. It is elegant, strong and less accident prone shape !!

BEST FOR: Wide nail beds or long length



Everybody like almond shaped nails even eyes too and you can easily get this nail shape if not the eyes. This nail shape is very appealing and well known for its feminine look and its delicacy. These nails are slender on the sides and wide at the base. They are quite easy to break as they are not so much strong and durable. So !! Be careful Ladies !!

BEST FOR: Long or slim fingers



Round nail shapes are one of the classic types of nails and are ideal for short nails, many girls like this short nail shape this back to school or old fashioned beauty never leaves the trend anyway. These smooth and round nails are not easy to break.

BEST FOR: Elongating short or stubby fingers



Long square nails are the nails which every girl desires !! Undoubtedly best in between all types of nails. This shape looks best when it is carried with long and medium lengths of the nail. And be careful with this shape as you might accidentally chip the edges and it can hurt others.

BEST FOR: Wide nail beds or short length



This is combined good features of square and rounded nail shapes. If you are a fan of square nails then you must try this combination. It does not hurt others and moreover, it can decrease the chipping. If you want to get this nail shape then you must file your nail sides straight then file the top like you are going for the square shape and then smoothly file the edges of your nails until you get your desired shape.

BEST FOR: Manicure minimalists



Pointed natural looking nails and these are extremely popular particularly among the female celebrities. These nails are looks like a mountain peak and without an expert help, it is difficult to get this shape. If you want to get this shape at home then you will require professional electric nail art kits and a lot of patience.

BEST FOR: Elongating nails and fingers



This nail shape is similar to a stiletto but it has a squared off tip (that looks like a coffin or a ballerina slipper). This is a cool shape if you want to try something different. You can create a coffin look with a natural nail but it will hold up a lot better with false nails.

BEST FOR: Acrylic nail enthusiasts



  1. Thanks to this blog! Now, I have found the best nail shape for my nail type. I go for round nail shapes since I have stubby fingers. It is also good to know that this type of nail shape does not easily break.


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