With the return of pumpkin spice lattes — not to mention pumpkin spice highlights — and cozy knit sweaters, the time has come to say goodbye to summer’s bright nail trends and embrace the darker side of nail art. As everyone knows, the best way to celebrate the most ghoulish time of year is with the perfect Halloween manicure. During spooky season, orange and black reign supreme, along with whatever magical Halloween manicures the internet can dream up. With nail art more popular than ever, there are so many cute, creepy, and easy Halloween nail art ideas out there that it can be a bit overwhelming to choose just one. Thankfully, this list has you covered with the coolest Halloween 2022 nail trends. Now all you need to do is book your next salon trip or grab some press-ons, and get ready for your spookiest nails ever.
Whether you want to live out a witchy fantasy with a sharp set of coffin acrylic nails or go for something more classic, there’s a Halloween nail trend ready and waiting for you. You can’t go wrong with a classically-inspired black french manicure or a slightly spookier take that swaps white tips for blood drips. If gore isn’t quite your thing, fear not. There are plenty of cute Halloween nail trends, along with the scarier ones, going viral right now. Ahead, all the spooky season nail art inspo you need for this year and, honestly, probably next year too.