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From jewel tones to the French manicure's triumphant comeback, get ready to see these nail designs everywhere in 2022

1. Chrome Tips

The intense nostalgia on the Internet for the Twilight saga starring Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart has revived the vampire-loving, goth era of the early '00s. Enter these edgy metallic chrome tips, which go perfectly with the casual leather-clad looks of Forks, Washington or more formal outfits to face the evil Volturi. 

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2. Classic French Tips

In preparation for diaper changing and long nights, celebrity mom-to-be Kylie Jenner is leading the trend for classic and simple French tips. 

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3. Jewel Tones

From ruby red to vibrant jade green, the festive jewel tones trend will spillover into the new year.

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4. Very Peri

We predict that 'Very Peri', the Pantone Colour of the Year 2022 will dominate the beauty and fashion world in 2022. This beautiful shade of periwinkle purple is elegant and eye-catching, especially with glitter.

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5. Manicures for Men

In 2021, Harry Styles and Tyler the Creator released their own lines of nail polish: Pleasing and Golf Le Fleur. They are big voices in the global movement to break down gender norms and reject toxic masculinity, encouraging men around the world to express their creativity and pamper themselves with relaxing manicures. 

With this new trend, we also predict that matching nails will soon become the next obsession for stylish couples.  

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6. 3D Bling

From subtle studs and dancing chains to imposing spikes, tactile details on nails will be one of the biggest trends in 2022. For those who can't to go the extra mile, they can also match their nail jewellery to their actual jewellery, completing their look from head-to-toe. 

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7. Quartz Energy

Graduate from the marble nails and try this artistic design with layered cracks and realistic texture, resembling crystalline quartz.

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