16 Out of this World Nail Designs!

From elegant finishes, sculptured molds, intricate painting and LED lights, LifeStyle YOU's 'Nail'd' It will prove hands-down who has the best manicure. If crazy nail art is your thing, here are 16 quirky designs from around the web to get you inspired.

If you build your outfit around your fantastically designed manicure, then you’re not alone. In fact, dazzling nail art has become a competitive and lucrative industry since it exploded in popularity 6 years ago.

Now, Lifestyle YOU’s brand new series Nail’d It is celebrating the best of the best by pitting the most talented nail artists from across the States against each other - the result is some truly blinging, glittering and even gravity-defying designs! To get you inspired, check out these 16 quirky nail designs scoured from the web.

1. If Ariel from The Little Mermaid got her nails done… 

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2. Cheesy dolphin art – finding its way from 90s bedroom walls to your nails. 

Credit: Instagram/Rachel Sequoia

3. An entire eco-system could be living in your nails and you don’t even know it… 

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4. Good luck cooking dinner with these coral claws… 

Credit: feastoffun.com

5. Pow pow! Don’t mess with this manicure… 

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6. If you’re into extreme nail art, these floral beauties are the pick of the bunch!

Credit: my.coolnailsart.com

7. Who needs keys when you could pick a lock with these nails?

8. We know pointy nails are a trend this season, but this may be taking it too far… 

9. These nails are really practical – if you’re sitting around sipping champagne all day! 

10. Then there’s taking your love affair with Hello Kitty to the next level.

Credit: kittyhell.com

11. Because life is too short for boring nails…

Credit: www.weirdomatic.com

12. Or why not get into the Christmas spirit?

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13. Because one can never have too many bows, love hearts and sparkles on their nails.

Credit: facebook.com/pages/Tristas-Extreme-Nail-Art

14. We were wrong. Yes you can. 

Credit: weheartit.com

15. At least you’ll never need cutlery with this style… 

Credit: nailartgallery.nailsmag.com

16. Swiss Cheese nails? The temptation to chew your nails would be too much for some… 

Credit: izmodiva.com

For more out-of-this-world nail art, be sure to watch the series premiere of Nail'd It, exclusively on LifeStyle YOU, on Tuesday 24 March at 9.30pm. 

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