Jelly nails are filling up our Instagram feed, so we’ve rounded up some inspiration just for you…

Another day, another weird and wonderful beauty trend! And this time, it’s all about the nails – jelly nails, to be more precise.

Yes friends, jelly nails are a thing, and the term has probably conjured up a whole lot of images in your imagination – and you’re probably not far off.

Think of bright, fruity colours (just like jelly!), and that clear look like those jelly shoes we used to wear, and you’re spot on.

Also known as see-through or glass nails because of their transparent look, you’re going to have to go the false-nail route to achieve this look; and the longer you’re willing to make your talons, the more effective they’ll be.

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Here’s some inspiration to find out if jelly nails are for you…



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GLASS | JELLY’S . . . done using the amazing #gelx system from @apresnailofficial // colour from @the_gelbottle_inc

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A classic clear fuschia is a sure-fire way to nail the trend (pun intended!).


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Ease into gel nails by alternating them with some classic pastel ones; pretty in pink indeed!



An ombre effect makes these jelly nails look oh-so classy…



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If you’re not brave enough to go for bold colours, these clear nails with a slight sheen could do the trick.



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Some more Summer Vibes ☄️ #jellynails

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A bright, bold coral is the perfect look for these jelly nails.



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still shot check my story for last minute openings!

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If you’re up for a bit of whimsy, go extra girly with a bow and bubble design; so cute!



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Who doesn’t love a bit of gold leaf?



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This dotty design is a fun way to add a more subtle tough of colour, without having to go too bright.



If you’re feeling extra, why not take inspiration from a lava lamp?


We love a bit of a bedazzle, and these jeweled jelly nails are a great way to bling up any outfit.