25 Mystical Unicorn Nail Designs Taking you to a Land of Fantasy

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Unicorns - the mere mention creates the image of a magical land in the mind, and that’s why they are one of the most loved fantasy creatures of all times looking marvellous with their golden horns. Inspired by the creature, here are 25 mystical unicorn nail designs that are unbelievably pretty.  

14. Fairy Dust Unicorn Nail Design

Fairy Dust Unicorn Nail Design

No matter what’s the theme, ombre just can’t fail you when it comes to taking some breaths away. One of the most subtle yet beautiful unicorn nail designs, this one goes for a pink and blue ombre for the base of the fingertips. All the tips except the thumb are adorned with tiny dots and stars to create a fairy dust effect, while the thumb is charmed up with a super detailed drawing of a unicorn with pink and blue hair.

Design Details : pin

15. Practical and Subtle Unicorn Mani

Practical and Subtle Unicorn Mani

Glossy glitters, solid pastel coats, and pretty yet easy to pull off drawings – this unicorn mani has got you covered. The versatile design begins with a pinkish brown glitter coated with a glossy top coat for some of the tips, while the others stick to a solid pink. The unicorn tip goes for a white base, with closed unicorn eyes, cute ears and a tiny horn.

Design Details : pin

16. Silver Embellished Unicorn Nail Design

Silver Embellished Unicorn Nail Design

A glorious unicorn that’s about to take off and fly is what makes this manicure stand out with utmost prettiness. The best part is that you don’t need to draw or sculpt the creature, instead get it done with a unicorn-shaped embellishment in bright silver. The other tips feature a 3D unicorn horn in iridescent rainbow, silver glitter ombre nails, heavily embellished tips, negative space designs and more!

Design Details : pin

17. Glitter Rainbow Accents and Unicorn Nails

Glitter Rainbow Accents and Unicorn Nails

One wouldn’t be able to get enough of that luxurious looking accent nail here that has got the whole spectrum of colors coming together in lovely glitter. Make the glitter nail stand out by painting the remaining tips with a solid base of soft pink in a lovely gloss finish, lastly, advancing to the unicorn tip worked up on the middle finger.

Design Details : pin

18. Rainbows and 3 Dimensional Unicorn Horns

Rainbows and 3 Dimensional Unicorn Horns

Although, pulling off this intricately done design calls for a great deal of patience and time – the end results are totally worth it all. The pointed unicorn horn is done in an iridescent rainbow with 3 dimensional sculpting, while one of the tips sports just the unicorn eyes with 3d flower-like hair. Glitters and ombre on other tips add variety.

Design Details : pin

19.Vertical Gel Polish Gradient Unicorn Nails

Vertical Gel Polish Gradient Unicorn Nails

This mani has got gel polish getting it all done, making the unicorn design last for weeks, letting you make the most of it. The ombre here with a lovely glitter is pulled off in a vertical fashion in a color combination of pink and purple. The unicorn is drawn with fine black nail paint, and filled with bright colors just like the rainbow on the other tip.

Design Details : pin

20. Breathtakingly Beautiful Unicorn Face Mani

Breathtakingly Beautiful Unicorn Face Mani

Making everyone skip a heartbeat, this cute unicorn with long eyelashes is what we want to get alive right away. Decorated with ombre sculpted flowers and a sparkling golden horn, the creature is brightened up with silver stone embellishments. The other tips glitter paints, iridescent rainbow effects and more!

Design Details : pin

21. Black and White Unicorn on Glitter Nails

Black and White Unicorn on Glitter Nails

Travel to a mystical land wherein unicorns seem to rush amidst a cloud of colorful glitter with these gorgeous nails. Most of the tips feature a thick glitter ombre in different color combinations, done in a vertical manner. However, the accent nail here is of course, a unicorn that’s painted in a classic combination of black and white to stand out against the backdrop.

Design Details : pin.it

22. Super Sparkly Unicorn Painted Nails

Super Sparkly Unicorn Painted Nails

Sparkles are something that can never be enough when you are talking about unicorn nails. And this mani is a perfect example of the same! While one of the hands features a unicorn painted in pink, having the other hand go for a blue unicorn, sparkles and stones are common in both the hands. Light backgrounds, heavy glitters and iridescent sculpted horn comes into magic!

Design Details : pin

23. Acrylic Unicorn Nail Tutorial


If you want to learn a step by step process to pull off unicorn nails from scratch, this YouTube tutorial is all you need to get it done with the miraculous effects of acrylic nail paints. The horn is worked up in a pastel striped pattern, while a 3D version of it features pretty white grooves. Embellishments are the final icing here.

Design Details : youtube

24. Unicorn Features on White Tips and Glitter Accents

Unicorn Features on White Tips and Glitter Accents

Those eyes closed and a horn in golden is the most easy to work up unicorn nail design idea that you can find on the internet. But how it’s accompanied with bright glitter glossy tips alternated with baby pink pastel coats makes it a to-die-for inspiration. The purple and pink dotted flower like hair of the creature are simply endearing.

Design Details : pin

25. Cartoon Unicorn in Blue

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You’ll love how few of the tips in the mani create the effect of ice melting inside a frozen cave, rightly done on a neutral theme acrylic background or a pink and purple ombre. The unicorn caricature is adorably detailed with a body hue of blue, large gleamy eyes and rainbow hair, having the other fingertips adorned with embellishments and 3d effects.

Design Details : instagram

Whether you love heavily embellished nails or adore simple yet cute manis, these unicorn nail designs come in all shapes, sizes, colors and genres. In a nutshell, they have got something in store for everyone out there.

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