Galaxy Nails Trend – 23 Cute Designs and Ideas
Make your nails look out of this world with galaxy nail art. Galaxy nails are inspired by space and can feature stars, planets and more. It is a really fun nail trend that is great for those who love space, sci-fi or stylish nail art. To show you how awesome it can be, we have found 23 of the best galaxy nails. You will find sparkly nails, colorful planets, start constellations and more. There are a few different ways to create galaxy art. You can buy stencils and stickers, you can hand-paint the art or you can even use a sponge to create the galaxy look. So, you can try and recreate some of these yourself. Take a look and see what amazing space designs can be created.
1. Galaxy Nails with Stars
First up we have these pretty galaxy inspired nails with stars. The design features different blue shades with white for the detailing. This is a beautiful version and the nails have a Milky Way vibe. You can recreate this whole look or have navy nails with a galaxy accent nail for a subtler look.
2. Bold Nail Art with Planets
If you are looking for a bolder nail design with planets and brighter colors, then this is for you. These nails are out of this world and feature planets, stars, meteors and more. We love the colors and the art, it all looks amazing. You can hand-paint art like this with thin brushes or you can buy stencils and stickers which will help you recreate the look.
3. Nude Nails with Space Theme Tips
The next idea is perfect for those who want to try the galaxy nail trend but also keep their nails chic and more low-key. Here we have nude nails and each one has galaxy art on the tip. It is such a cute idea and the nude and galaxy compliment each other beautifully. This mani was created with products from Magpie Beauty and include: Build Me Up in Naked, Midnight Sky and Flakes in Lexi.
4. Cute Galaxy Nail Art
There are different ways to create galaxy print and this one was created with a sponge! As you can see, the nails are a mix of different shades such as black, dark blue and pink for the galaxy sky with white stars over the top. For art like this, you will paint your nails in the base coat, paint the two other sky colors on a sponge and dab it on the nails. Like you would with ombre. Then simply paint the stars over the top.
5. Outer Space Nail Design
Next, we have more out of this world nails. These nails are dark with purple and blue art and white stars. We love the color combo and the art looks like a NASA image. It is a fun and bold nail idea and it is perfect for those who love space. This mani was created with polishes from The GelBottle Inc in shades Jet black, Bolt, Daisy, Venus and Miami. ⠀
6. Black and White Space Nails
This next nail idea is one of our favorites! Here we have matte black nails with white galaxy inspired art. There are planets, star constellations, stars and more. We love the black and white combo, it is so chic and stylish. This is a fun nail idea that will look amazing on longer nails. These nails were created with Black polish by Essence Cosmetics, Liquitex white and it all was hand-painted with the Warrior Brush by SoNailicious.
7. Almond Nails with Galaxy Tips
If you like the idea of galaxy tips and cool nail art, then this idea is for you! Three different designs have been used in this mani. There are nude nails with galaxy inspired tips, then one black nail and another nail with a different galaxy design. This is a trendsetting nail idea and you can recreate the whole look or just the tips for a subtler mani.
8. Cute Planet Nail Design
Looking for a more fun and colorful design? If so, check this out. Here we have black nails with stars, brightly colored planets and a space rocket. We love the colors and the simple and bold designs. Again, you can recreate the whole mani or you can have black nails with one galaxy nail.
9. Out Of This World Ombre Nails
Next, we have out of this world ombre! Three of the nails are nude with purple ombre and the other two have purple galaxy art. This is a trendy way to wear galaxy art and it is a must-have if you love ombre. Recreate the purple look or you can try a different color for the ombre and art such as navy.
10. Space Stiletto Nails
Stiletto nails are one of the most popular nail shapes and with manicures like this, we can see why! Here we have long stiletto nails with colorful galaxy art and white stars. It is a fun and bright mani that will jazz up your look. You can create art like this with the sponge method like we mentioned earlier in similar colors and just paint the stars on with a thin brush.
11. Galaxy Nails with Stars
Next, we have a simple and cute nail idea. This time we have dark navy nails with swirls of lighter color which creates a marble effect. Then the design is complete with gold sequin stars. The gold stars look gorgeous and glam. It is an easier way to create the galaxy look. You can buy gold or silver stars online and you can just put them on navy color if you prefer.
12. Black Nails with Stars and Planets
If you love the galaxy inspired nails with planets, then this is for you! Here we have matte black coffin nails. Each nail also features a large and colorful planet with gold stars. The planets look amazing and were created with ink. You could recreate this look or try black nails with a planet accent nail. This mani was created with The GelBottle Inc in Jet Black and Aprés Nail Official & Magpie Beauty Nail Art Inks.
13. Glittery Galaxy Nails
We love this next nail idea! The nails are short with galaxy art. This galaxy look was created with purple, pink and blue shades. Each nail is also sparkly with gold foil. The gold and glitter look gorgeous and this design will look amazing on everyone. This is one of our favorite looks and it will look great on all nail lengths and shapes.
14. Space Theme Coffin Nails
The next idea features a trendy and chic version of the nail art. These nails are long and black with added blue and white color to create the outer space look. Each nail is also decorated with white stars. This is a gorgeous and easy to wear nail idea. Recreate this or you can have black nails with this design as an accent nail.
15. Galaxy Art with Planets
Next, we have more galaxy art with planets! The nails are black with dots and stars. Each nail is also decorated with different planets. This is a unique and fun nail idea and it is perfect for those who love space and night sky. Stamps by Whats Up Nails were used to create this look.
16. Dream Nail Design
Earlier in the post we shared black and white galaxy art. If you loved that idea, then take a look at this one too! Here we have a similar black and white design complete with rockets, stars and even an astronaut. The design is complete with the word dream. We love this because it is unique and it has a positive message. This mani was created with Whats Up Nails Liner Brush, Liquitex Acrylic Paints and Black polish by Essence Cosmetics.
17. Stylish Galaxy Nail Art
This next mani is another one of our favorites! The nails are navy with hand-painted galaxy inspired art over the top. It is such a stunning version of the trend because it actually looks like something you would see in outer-space. As you can see, it looks amazing on short nails so something like this is very easy to wear. You can, of course, recreate the design on longer nails in any shape.
18. Fun Outer-Space Nail Design
If you are looking for a more fun and unique design, then you need to check this out. Here we have stiletto nails and each one is painted in dark shimmery colors that have purple and green hues. Each nail is also decorated with different art such as a rainbow space ship, a moon, stars and even a cute cat too. This is a quirky and cool idea and it is perfect for those who like to make a statement.
19. Nude Nails with Stars and Planets
Not all of your galaxy art has to be too dark and bold. You can go for something lighter like this. Here we have nude nails and each one features stars, planets and more in black or silver glitter. This is a more low-key way to wear galaxy art and it will suit everyone. Recreate this or you can have nude nails with this design as an accent nail. The products used for this look are The GelBottle Inc Teddy BIAB, Jellie Gel Polish in Cosmic and Avenir Cosmetics Topcoat.
20. Galaxy Nails with Moons and Stars
Next, we have a galaxy art with a magical look. These nails are a short and sharp stiletto shape. Each one has pink and blue galaxy art with gold moons and stars. This is a gorgeous nail idea and it captures the mystery of the universe and galaxy. You can buy gold moons and stars like these online if you wan to recreate the look.
21. Star Constellation Nails
If you love stars, this idea is perfect for you. These nails feature blue and classic galaxy art and each nail has a different star constellation. We love this because the star constellations are great for the galaxy theme but also add a unique and personal touch to your nails too. You can have your own star constellation on your nails for you star sign or you can just choose your favorite.
22. Cute Planet Nail Art
The next nail idea features cute galaxy art with planets. These nails are dark with glitter over the top. Then each nail is hand-painted with planets and stars. It is a bold and fun idea that is perfect for those who love outer-space. Recreate this look or have dark nails with the planet art as an accent nail.
23. Galaxy Tips with Stars and Moon
Last on our list of galaxy nails is this stylish design. Here we have nude nails with bold blue tips. The nails also feature gold stars, moons and more to give the blue tips that galaxy look. Nails like these will be quite easy to recreate and to wear. This is a unique and chic way to wear the galaxy trend.
We hope you have been inspired by these galaxy nails!