14 Minimalist Nail Art Designs That Aren't Boring

When we think nail art, phrases like "cue the drama," "not for the faint of heart," and "go big or go home" immediately jump top of mind. However, following a stretch of hard-hitting research (i.e., scrolling, tapping, and screenshotting furiously through our highly manicured Instagram feeds), we discovered quite the contrary. The realization: Despite common thought, there are plenty of nail art designs dexterously catered to even the most minimalist of mani lovers.

Therefore, we decided to curate our own gallery catering to every type of minimalist on the spectrum—from the most restrained to the most maximalist. Make sense? So, without further ado, here are 14 dangerously demure nail art ideas to strike the fancy of every kind of minimalist.