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100 Creative Nail Captions for Instagram

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This is a comprehensive collection of the best nail captions for Instagram posts. If you’re looking for the perfect text to accompany your image, look no further!

Sometimes it’s nice to share the creativity and effort you’ve put into making your nails look nice. Perhaps you’re making a tutorial for others?

Simply browse our article and choose the perfect nails caption to describe the moment you’ve captured. We’ve got a wide range of nail quotes for Instagram to choose from so there should be something for everyone.

Nail Captions for Instagram

Nail Captions for Instagram
  • I don’t do drama, I do nails!
  • This’ll look great when I’m giving you the middle finger.
  • But first, nail polish.
  • You can’t buy happiness but you can buy nail art and that’s basically the same thing.
  • Crying is for ordinary women. Pretty women go nail polish shopping.
  • What happens at the nail salon stays at the nail salon.
  • So many nail art possibilities, so few fingers.
  • Keep calm and do nail art.
  • I’m addicted to buying nail polish. But, then I’m not rich enough to have this problem.
  • I got 99 problems, but my nails ain’t one.

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Nail Captions
  • Nailed it!
  • Shimmery, shiny, and sparkly are my three favorite colors.
  • Nails felt cute, might delete later.
  • There’s nothing a fresh manicure can’t fix.
  • I do nails, what’s your superpower?
  • As long as my nails aren’t chipped, my life is together.
  • When in doubt, just add more glitter.
  • Life is not perfect, but your nails can be.
  • Success is the only option because I like expensive nail art.
  • All I need is some nail art.

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Nails Caption
  • File this under: new nails.
  • Good nails don’t lie.
  • Beautiful hands need beautiful nails.
  • All things are possible with a little coffee and nail polish.
  • Hoping your happiness lasts as long as a gel pedi.
  • A little nail art never killed nobody.
  • Nail art is a vacation for plain nails.
  • Self-love isn’t selfish!
  • May your day be as good as a perfect french tip.
  • Life is too short to have plain nails.

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Nail Caption
  • The only time a woman is helpless is when her nails are drying. Other than that, watch out.
  • You’re incredibly important to me, almost like my manicurist.
  • Nails before males.
  • Glamour is a state of mind.
  • Don’t judge a polish by its first coat.
  • When in doubt, paint your nails.
  • Glossy and Bossy.
  • Nail art does not stay in on a Friday night.
  • Nail art is a language.
  • May your nails be merry and bright.

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Captions for Nail
  • Nails: one thing you can get into shape without exercise.
  • Love is the site of how good your nails look when you’re typing on your iPhone.
  • Eat, Sleep, Nails, Repeat.
  • My parents told me to become a psychiatrist or an architect, so I became both! A nail technician.
  • Too glam to give a damn.
  • My legs ain’t long, but my nails are!
  • Home is where your nail polish stash is.
  • Never met a manicure I didn’t like.
  • When my nails look this good, can you really blame me for looking at them all the time?
  • Nails without a little sparkle are like cake without frosting.

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Nails Captions
  • It’s all fun and games until someone breaks a nail.
  • Give them a reason to take a second look.
  • Nails on point.
  • I can’t change the world, but I can change my nails.
  • It’s not hoarding if it’s nail polish.
  • Life is too short not to buy nail polish.
  • Happiness is freshly painted nails.
  • My grades may not be perfect, but at least my French tips are.
  • Life just wouldn’t be the same if we didn’t have nail polish.
  • I could stop buying nail polish, but I’m no quitter.

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Captions for Nails
  • I love long romantic walks to the nail salon.
  • Never spend a good nail art day without taking a photo.
  • Great nails don’t happen by chance. They happen by appointment.
  • Losing your Best Friend hurts. But, it’s nothing compared to the horror of losing your favorite nail polish.
  • Nail art is art. Nail art is passion. Nail art is expression.
  • May your Monday be short, your coffee be strong, and your nails get compliments.
  • Perfect nail polish. Perfect mood. Perfect day.
  • Change your nails, change your life.
  • When life gives you nail polishes, make nail art.
  • Wake up. Nail Art. Repeat.

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Nail Quotes for Instagram

Nail Quotes for Instagram
  • “I’ve never seen nails go out of style.” – Tammy Taylor
  • “You’re never fully dressed without a good manicure.” – Essie
  • “Nails are the period at the end of the sentence. They complete the look.” – Prabal Gurung
  • “I’m feelin’ myself.” – Nicki Minaj and Beyoncé, Feelin’ Myself
  • “The happiest girls always have the prettiest nails.” – Tammy Taylor
  • “Nails take any old outfit and make it new.” – Essie
  • “Some men are like nails, very easily drawn; others however are more like rivets never drawn at all.” – John Burroughs
  • “Nail polish is like the icing on the beauty cake.” – Mary Helen Bowers
  •  “When your nails are part of your outfit, they become more than nails. They become an accessory.” – Holland Roden
  • “People will stare. Make it worth their while.” – Harry Winston

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Nails Quotes for Instagram
  • “I do my hair toss, check my nails.” – Lizzo, Good As Hell
  • “Nails done, hair done, everything did.” – Drake, Fancy
  • “I believe in manicures.” – Audrey Hepburn
  • “Your nails are a way to speak your style without having to say a word.” – Tammy Taylor
  • “All your mannerisms change easily when you have inch-long acrylic nails.” – Margot Robbie
  • “I don’t like plain nails. I get sad.” – Zooey Deschanel
  • “If you a fly gal, get your nails done.” – Missy Elliott, Work It
  • “I wish you could see yourself the way the rest of the world does.” – Jules, Euphoria
  • “Shine bright like a diamond.” – Rihanna, Diamonds
  • Don’t cry because it’s Monday. Smile because your nails are on point.
Nail Quotes
  • “Your nails are like jewels – don’t use them like tools.” – Essie
  • Nails are not about being noticed, they are about being remembered.
  • Keep calm and paint on!
  • When I grow up, I want to be a nail polish namer.
  • Your nails are a reflection of yourself.
  • Nail polish in one hand, confidence in the other.
  • Trust fund full of nail polish.
  • My grades may not be perfect, but at least my French tips are.
  • It’s not just nail art. It is art.

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a portrait image of Mathilde who is an Author at The Road Trip Expert

Mathilde Clara Baum


Mathilde is passionate about dancing, surf skating, surfing, sailing, and, of course, traveling. Her latest trips have been road tripping along the Atlantic coastline of France, Spain, and Portugal in her T3 van. She feels most at home by the ocean and loves exploring and being in nature.