Nail Shape
Beauty Inspiration, Makeup

Shape Your Nail According to Your Body

Nails are such a part of the hands that people can see while talking to someone, doing some work, shaking hands or even sitting empty. You will impress the people, you meet if your hands look elegant and beautiful. That’s why it is very important that the way you take care of your clothes, makeup and fashion accessories, make your nail shape attractive in the same way.

How to Choose the Right Nail Shape?

The shape of your nails depends on the size of your hand and fingers. Before shaping the nails, choose the shape of your choice and type. Although there are many types of nail shapes, only a few are very popular. Among these, round, oval, square, and almond coffins are the main ones.

Round Nail Shape

This is the easiest shape of all, which is very easy to maintain. For those women who do not pay much attention to their nails between work at home and who find it difficult to keep going to the parlour, this shape is perfect for them. It is rounded from the front side and for this, it is not necessary that the nails should be too long. This shape is suitable for women with long fingers and short nails. This shape is good for those who have short nails. Round shape nails look classy, especially when neutral shades apply to them.

Square Shape

In this, the nails are given a square shape from the front. This shape is easy to get and there is no need to keep long nails in this too. It can be called a comfortable shape. Women with long fingers can give an elegant look to their hands with this shape. This shape is good for both short and large nails. This makes the nails look wider. Bold colours look good with this type of shaped nails.

Squoval Nail Shape

This nail shape is very much liked and it suits all the nails. Apply the trend colour of the season on nails of this shape.


This shape has been going on for years. It can be called a basic shape. Its roundness is oval ie oval from the front. For this shape, the nail foiler has to be rotated in the natural shape of the nails. . It gives thin fingers to thick fingers and wide to thin fingers. This shape looks good on long nails. Short fingers seem longer than this. It is good for both wide and narrow nail beds. Keep it simple, using a French manicure or clear nail polish.

Almond Nail Shape

As the name suggests, this nail shape gives an almond-like look. This makes the nails look thinner and longer. Metallic color or gel nail colour looks good on nails of this type. In this shape, the nails are edgy and lightly pointed and their tip is rounded. It is not for women with short nails. Ladies of Long Nails can easily adopt it. Nowadays acrylic nails are also available in the market so that women with short nails can get this shape.


This shape is best for girls who have long and strong nails. Add a bold matte polish to it, and show off!

Stiletto Nails Shape

If you have long fingers, then by adopting this style, you can make them appear longer. This is for long nails. Give a new style by applying crystals to the stiletto nail shape.

Lipstick Shape

This shape looks good on thin fingers again. Try acrylic nails with this shape or a French manicure with color on the tip.

Coffin Shape

This shape is also called ballerina shape because its look is similar to both ballerina and coffin. It is difficult to maintain this shape. Women doing household chores with this shape can have problems. This shape is not for those whose nails are thin and delicate, because handling this shape can cause them to break and crack quickly.

How to Give Shapes to Nails According to Your Own Choice?

Wash and dry your hands thoroughly before shaping your nails. Nails should not be wet and damp or else there will be problems in shaping them.

There are many types of foilers available in the market, from which you can choose emery board. Note that for natural nails, choose a nail foiler between 300-600 grids.

Always start rubbing the nails in the same direction. The nails will start getting cut and they will start breaking because of running the foiler like this.

– Foil the nails from side to centre ie from outside to inside. Keep lifting the hands with every move, do not keep rubbing continuously.

Hold the foiler upright on the tip of the nails, not tilted. By bending or holding it at an angle, the nails will become thin and will not come in shape.

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