Ballerina nails are favored by fashionistas because they are bold and make a statement. They are also called coffin nails, and the shape is essentially the same, although some people argue that there are slight differences in the tapering of the nail. Semantics aside, ballerina nails are a stylish shape defined by the tapered sides and a straight tip.
They are flattering and can elongate the finger, and are incredibly versatile. Ballerina nails can be created long or short with your natural nails or acrylics. It is also a shape that lends itself well to nail art designs, letting you experiment with bright, detailed looks or keeping it simple and elegant. If you are looking for inspiration for your next trip to the nail salon, keep reading to find out more.