Choose the Right Nail Shape

square Popular form. A straight square has sharp edges. Soft squares have softened edges and straight lines. This style is more practical and comfy, but no less stunning.

Parallel sides form an ellipse. It hides nail plate flaws and complements a cuticle line. The oval helps shape the growing nail.

Oval Square.This is a broad nail form. It's oval with sawn, rounded edges.

Popular nail shape. Graceful nails have a sharp free edge and gentle lines.

Natural nails can't be shaped like this. It's gel or acrylic. Name reveals form's design. Sharp nail.

Pointe shoes are another name. Name explains itself. The terminal nail plate resembles pointe shoes. Almond form is a base, although stylists frequently file its edge straight and crisp.