How to achieve the gradient nail art look the cool girls are rocking

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Nail Art Tutorial: How to Make a Perfect Gradient

If you follow any celebrities on Instagram, you've no doubt seen their intricate manicures and pedicures with beautiful, creative designs. The days of the French manicure are over, and just one color? Please. One of the biggest trends we've seen recently, too, is gradient nails, or ombre nails as some like to call them.

Want to know how you can pull off that perfect color gradient for your nails? This tutorial video will help show you some tips and tricks for that stunningly professional look.

Plus, click through the slideshow below to see some of our favorite nail art on celebs:

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How to achieve the gradient nail art look the cool girls are rocking
@ashlie_johnson gave me such fancy nails for my shoot today!
Can't wait to use all of our pretty flea market finds at our @lclaurenconrad Cinderella event next week...πŸ‘Έ
Love layering my new rose gold and pink @thelittlemarket bracelets.
@ashlie_johnson has the Midas touch on set for @lclaurenconrad πŸ’°πŸ’…
#Repost @hillaryclinton Katy Perry here, taking over Hills' IG today for the rally in Iowa. The stage is set, and the nails are pressed. πŸ’… T-minus 1.5 hours before we Roar together. #ImWithHer -Katy
She's got the whole world in her hands...
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Greece, it was love at first sight. Evil eyes of protection painted toes by @nailsbymh
Daisy manicure for #goldenglobes! By @tombachik
Manicure for the #emmys by @redcarpetman
Purple on purple French mani by @tombachik (@redcarpetman on twitter)
#GoldenGlobes manicure! Movie camera and film strip. By @redcarpetman
Lemon yellow 3-D nail art for the #criticschoiceawards! Thx 2 @chinailbar
:) Nautical manicure from @CHInailbar
Thanks @enamelle for the beautiful nails!!!
I did these nails myself!
My ready for spring French manicure by @nettiescrub !
Writers: this is for you. Manicure by @redcarpetman courier font stencils by @enamelle
I am wearing a gown but my nails are wearing tuxedos!!! #goldenglobes
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Because Penelope told me to! πŸ’–
I chose 10 winners for my @essiepolish giveaway! Check my website to see if you won!!! http://bit.ly/1OoR3sL
I’m giving away @essiepolish Fringe Luxe Effects and Winter Shades polishes! Tweet me a pic of your best mani with #kokonailsit and I’ll pick 10 winners!!! Contest ends 11/22 at 9p PST, dolls!!! http://bit.ly/1WXIn3K
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very excited to finally say my NEW King Kylie Kollection is out tomorrow in stores @Walmart …full details @sinfulcolors_official #Sinfulkingkylie
Can you guess who I'm going to be on Halloween?πŸ‘»πŸ‘»πŸ‘»πŸ‘»πŸ‘»πŸŽƒπŸŽƒπŸŽƒπŸ˜
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