In a sea of extra-long nails and similar trends, short nails are such an interesting thing to see. When you think about it, they never go out of style and unlike the monstrously long ones, they always give out an air of neatness.

If we’re agreed that today, short nails will be our favorite, it’s time to tell you what we’re about to see here. We’re talking about short, round acrylic nails and the design is up to you.

But Luciana McGee has a suggestion for that too. Being that she’s a nails guru, with more than 150K followers on Youtube, we might have to take her word for it.

What do we have to do to have the most amazing short nails style though?

Well, it’s very important to push back the cuticles first.

The next step that you should not miss is filing the nail.

The technician uses a powered tool that works as a regular file, and claims it’s just as safe:

These are the tips:

But you can use these either:

She uses a gorgeous glitter mix for a few nails, and then solid color, or a different glitter for the others.

Then comes the gel polish:

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You will need to check out the video to see the step-by-step tutorial on how to get these nails, but the result is gorgeous:

If you ask me, I’d go with all nails in the same color and only one different on each hand. But that’s the beauty of today’s nail world, you can do whatever you like.

Enjoy the video!