Here at TotalBeauty, we take nail art very seriously. And if you're as big of a fan as we are, you've probably noticed that abstract nail art is having A Moment. And for good reason: These colorful designs are a fun way to rock your freedom of expression, literally right at your fingertips. The modern motifs are often categorized by utilizing geometric shapes, negative space, minimalist designs, vibrant uses of colors and abstract representations of, well, pretty much anything. There are even some amazing nail art ideas directly inspired by famous works of art.
Ahead, we present you with some of our favorite abstract nail designs. Try to copy 'em yourself, or visit your favorite nail professional. FYI, because of the free-form nature of these designs, some are actually easier to DIY than you think. Read on and find out which is your favorite.
These whimsical designs feature understated, coordinating color palettes. We like the mix of lacy, white outlines and edgy black abstract dots. Cool on their own, and even better when they're together.