The characters of our article know that seemingly small things, like a manicure, can increase one’s mood and even boost self-esteem. And though the result isn’t always perfect, they’re ready to keep practicing their skills. Many of them can spend several hours designing their nails or choosing the right color. After all, why not?

The Enlighten team understands that trying to guess which manicure is going to become popular next season is a waste of time. That’s why we searched the internet and found out what designs ordinary girls from around the world prefer to see on their nails.

“Decided to do some Art Nouveau nails and got total vintage vibes.”

minnimamma19 / Reddit“Did the cartoony-looking nails. Very pleased with the results.”

blckcoffeenosugar / Reddit

“This may not seem like a big deal to some, but today is the first day postpartum that I’ve been able to do my nails.”

Littlelucy9510 / RedditA subtle marble effect

AlanaAraya / Reddit“Freshly done and ready for spring!”

chocolatebunbun_arts / RedditA manicure with clouds

icebaby_98 / Reddit

“I’ve started regularly massaging my nails with a worn-out electric toothbrush and vaseline. My cuticles have NEVER been better. Magic, I tell you!”

itwillsnowsoon / Reddit“My attempt at painting goldfish onto my nails!”

crystxlizes / RedditAbstract nail art

lovenailsart / Reddit

“You all are coordinating your manicures with cute coffee cups while I’m over here with turkey fingers…”