- Celebrities stepped onto the 2022 MTV VMAs red carpet with some of the best nail art we’ve seen all year.
- From chrome french manicures to structural designs, the year’s trends were on full display.
- Some of our favorites came from Dove Cameron, Lil Nas X, Lizzo, and more.
There was a lot going on at the 2022 MTV VMAs. From the extra-special music performances (hi to Jack Harlow and Fergie) to Lizzo’s faux lip ring, it was hard to focus in on any one thing. Still, we’d implore you to try — at least when it comes to each celebrity’s nails, because the manicures were very, very good.
The nail-art designs that we saw on the red carpet fell into two primary categories: extra bold and minimal. Some stars, like Sabrina Carpenter and Ashley Graham went with barely-there, supermodel nails to allow the rest of their beauty look to really shine. Others, like Chloë and Dove Cameron, opted for over-the-top, flashy nails that were an accessory in their own right. All of them, no matter the style, are worth zooming in on.
Keep reading to see the best celebrity mails at the 2022 MTV VMAs.