When it comes to tribal or aztec nail designs, details are everything. Although tribal patterns seem tricky and hard to achieve, they aren’t. You can easily get an eye-catching tribal design just by combining dots, triangles, stripes, swirls, squiggles, or arrows together.
The mixture of wild patterns and vibrant colors, makes this nail trend perfect for spring and summer. Need some pattern inspiration? Wait till you see these 19 best tribal nail art designs from Instagram…
4. Nude Nails + Colorful Tribal Pattern
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Tribal nail design isn’t complete without at least one triangle, right? This nail art designer recognized the importance of triangles in tribal nail art and created an absolutely gorgeous design with them in the spotlight.
Step 1: Start by applying a nude nail polish as you base color.
Step 2: Wait for it to dry and using a detailing nail brush, draw the first yellow triangle and fill it in.
Step 3: Paint the turquoise triangle using the same technique.
Step 4: Paint red chevron tips using a detailing nail art brush and outline it with black polish. Outline the triangles, too.
Step 5: Paint a straight line, crossing the red tips.
Step 6: Create eight small dots on each nail.