Red summer nails

Summer is here, and red nails are a hugely popular trend right now. I love incorporating red into my manicures for the season. There are so many ways to wear red nails, from classic French tips and fun designs to glazed red nails and more. Today, I’m excited to share a variety of chic red summer nail ideas for your next manicure. Whether you prefer bold statement nails or a more subtle look, there’s a red nail style perfect for every look this summer.

Be sure to check out my post on 40+ Classy 4th of July Nails and 50+ Red Nail Ideas for more summer red nail ideas!

red summer nails

Red summer nails

Sharing over 30+ chic red nail ideas to try for your next manicure this summer!

short red Nails

Short red nails are perfect for summer. They’re not only on trend but also timeless, adding a pop of color to any look. If you want a chic and low-maintenance nail style, short red nails are a great choice. The short length is also a favorite of mine because its great for staying active with summer activities, keeping your nails stylish and practical.

short red Nails
short red summer Nails
short red summer Nails

glazed red Nails

Glazed red nails, also known as chrome nails, are very stylish right now. This trend started with clear glazed donut nails but has become popular with colors, making it perfect for summer. You can try this look with a French tip or as an all over color, adding extra style to your nails. If you’re loving chrome nails, be sure to check out my post on them here for more inspiration.

glazed red Nails
glazed red Nail ideas
glazed red summer Nails

Short Red French Tip Nails

Short red French tip nails are a timeless look with a pop of color. I love opting for short square nails in the summer to keep things easy and low maintenance. The red tips also add a fun twist to the classic French manicure. If you’re looking for more french manicure ideas, don’t forget to check out my post on Short Square French Nails.

Short Red French Tip Nails
Short Red French Tip Nails
Square Red French Tip Nails

almond cherry red Nails

Almond cherry red nails are a favorite of mine. The almond shape is so sophisticated and elegant. Opting for this light shade of cherry red fits the summer vibe perfectly! It’s a chic and stylish choice for the season, adding elegance to any look.

almond cherry red summer Nails
almond cherry red summer Nails
almond red Nails

Negative space red nails

Negative space red nails are so fun if you want a pop of red but also something unique and creative. You can add any color you like, but I love opting for light pink with the red. It looks natural and chic, giving a fresh twist to your summer nails!

Negative space red summer nails
Negative space summer nail ideas
Negative space nail inspo

jelly red Nails

Another unique option for red nails this summer is the jelly nail look. It’s a translucent nail style with a hint of red, making it both timeless and fun. The sheer finish adds a playful vibe to your summer nails while keeping them chic and trendy.

jelly red Nails
jelly red Nail ideas
jelly red Nail inspo

Embellished Red Nails

Embellished red nails, like adding rhinestones or pearls, are perfect for a fun summer look. This style is especially great for special occasions like birthday parties or the Fourth of July. The added sparkle make your nails stand out, adding glamour to any summer event.

Embellished Red Nails
Embellished Red Nail ideas
Embellished Red Nail art

almond french tip red Nails

Almond French tip red nails are perfect for summer. The almond shape is timeless, and so is the French tip look. This style is a great idea if you want to look classy while adding a pop of color to your nails. It’s a chic choice that combines both classic and modern trends.

almond french tip red Nails
almond french tip Nails
almond french tip Nail inspo

multi color red Nails

Multi color red nails are a fantastic option if you can’t decide which shade of red to use or just want a fun look. Opting for a gradient look, this style combines various reds for a cool effect. It’s also great for a classy Fourth of July nail look, adding a festive touch while keeping it elegant and stylish. Don’t forget to check out my Fourth of July Nails post for more inspiration for this holiday!

multi color red Nails
multi color red Nail inspo
multi color red manicure

Half Moon Red Nails

Half moon red nails are a stylish and trendy choice. This look features a red nail with a half moon shape left clear at the base. It’s a fun way to add a unique twist to your red nails, while keeping them elegant. This design is perfect for anyone wanting to elevate their nail game this summer.

Half Moon Red Nails
Half Moon Red Summer Nails
Half Moon Red Summer Nails

modern red french tip Nail designs

Modern red French tip nail designs are another great way to elevate your manicure. To make your red French tips more exciting, opt for fun designs like adding extra lines or shapes, or even a reverse French tip element. These creative touches make your nails look chic and fun, perfect for adding a trendy twist to a classic look.

modern red french tip Nail designs
modern red french tip Nail designs
modern french tip Nails

Shop My Favorite Summer red Nail Polish

Sharing some of my favorite summer red nail polishes to inspire your next manicure. Having a good quality nail polish is a game changer for creating a chic and long-lasting nail look.

Shop Nail Care Essentials

If you love doing your nails at home, or simply don’t have time to go to the salon, opt for a DIY manicure. Sharing some of my favorite nail care essentials to help perfect your at home manicure, making it salon-worthy, while saving you money.

Shop Supplements for Healthy Hair and Nail Growth

Beauty begins with self-care, so it’s essential to prioritize our well-being by nourishing ourselves with a nutrient rich diet. In addition to a healthy diet, considering a nail supplement can help support our overall nail health. Here are some of my favorite!

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red summer nail ideas

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