The Best Nail Art Salons in Your City

Nude hues may be making more frequent appearances on our fingers as of late, but don't get it twisted—nail art isn't dead. Glittery, three-dimensional designs will always hold a special place in our hearts and on our nails.

While we admire (and envy!) all of you brave DIYers, we like to leave the intricate work to the pros. Agree? Click through below to find out where to get totally tricked-out nails in a city near you.

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New York

SpaNail NailQuick

Japan's leading nail innovator, NailQuick, recently opened its first stateside outpost in SoHo. Visit the serene space for soft and pretty designs created using a technique based on Japanese water painting.
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New York

Marie Nails

This popular nail art salon has two New York locations, but spots still fill up fast. Be sure to book an appointment two or three weeks in advance. Trust us, it's worth the wait.

155 Prince St, 646-370-4170, marienails.com

166 Elizabeth Street, 646-912-9655

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Washington, D.C.

Her Nails Rock

Thought D.C. was too stuffy for some crazy nail art? Not so, thanks to celebrity nail artist Ajahmure Clovis.

Head to Clovis' Facebook page to book an appointment.

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Miami

Midtown Nail Bar

Sip on mimosas and play on an iPad as any design you can dream up is doodled on your nails.
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Chicago

Tacara “Spifster” Sutton

We're big fans of her geometric designs, but this one-woman show can do it all.

Not in Chicago? You can also catch her in cities like Atlanta and D.C. Visit her Facebook page for details.


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Atlanta

Poochiez Pawz Nail Salon

In addition to out-of-this-world designs, Poochiez also offers nail art workshops!
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Austin

Nails Y'all

Nail artist Meghann Rosales, who offers super-cool, hand-painted designs, is currently booking by appointment only, but will soon be located at Austin's Paloma Botanical Beauty Parlour.
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Los Angeles

Candy Paint

Expect colorful designs embellished with studs and crystals at this L.A. salon, located in the back of jewelry designer Melody Ehsani's boutique.
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Los Angeles

ES Nails

A celeb favorite, this salon's brand promise is to "make your nail life more beautiful, prettier and sparklier." Yes, please.