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Last updated: February 12, 2020

2020 Oscars Nail Trends: Bold Hues & Pretty Nudes

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The Hottest Manis Of The Night At The 2020 Oscars

The stars came out to play for the 92nd Academy Awards and the looks kept on coming! Not only was the hair impeccable, but the manicures, too! From soft and subtle nudes to bold, gemstone designs, celebs set the trend for the rest of the year with their statement nails. Scroll down to see what nail trends will be on top in 2020!


1. Rihanna

Rihanna looked glam as usual, but kept her nails simple using essie by Kimmie Kyees (@kimmiekyees). We STAN!

Instagram via @badgalriri


2. Lili Reinhart

“Riverdale” actress Lili Reinhart looked chic with lilac nails from Steph Stone (@stephstonenails) using Chanel.

Instagram via @stephstonenails


3. Jessica Alba

Kim Truong (@kimkimnails) and @nailsbydiem took actual gems from Jessica Alba’s Versace gown to create this custom manicure using Kiara Sky Nails—proving you can never have enough bling!

Instagram via @kimkimnails


4. Rachel Brosnahan

“Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” star Rachel Brosnahan kept things dark and lovely with this CND™ manicure by Vanessa Sanchez McCullough (@nailzbyvee)

Instagram via @rachelbrosnahan


5. Bryce Dallas Howard

Sometimes simple is the best way to go! Bryce Dallas Howard proved that with a nude manicure by Sarah Chue (@chuenails) using Kure Bazaar.

Instagram via @chuenails


6. Zazie Beetz

“Joker” star Zazie Beetz kept it simple and clean with a geometric french by Betina Goldstein (@betina_goldstein) using Chanel. 

Instagram via @betina_goldstein


7. Kerry Washington

Kerry Washington missed the neutral memo at the Vanity Fair 2020 Oscars Party with these bedazzled nails by Kim and assisted by @nailsbydiem using JOYA MIA. Gorgeous!

Instagram via @kerrywashington


8. Lucy Boynton

Lucy Boynton went with classic black moon-shaped nails with a peek of nude by Steph using Chanel.

Instagram via @stephstonenails


9. Margot Robbie

Tom Bachik (@tombachik) gave our favorite blonde Margot Robbie a classic ‘90s style French manicure using Chanel. Chic af!

Instagram via @tombachik


10. Leslie Mann

Leslie Mann looked amazing at the Vanity Fair 2020 Oscars Party with dark nails by Sarah using OPI

Instagram via @chuenails


11. Saoirse Ronan

Queenie Nguyen (@nailartbyqueenie) got “Little Women” actress Saoirse Ronan together with a pale pink manicure using essie. Love it!

Instagram via @nailartbyqueenie