Closely Study Lauren Conrad’s Nails
First of all, thoroughly study Lauren Conrad’s nails from all angles. You will find that her nails are neither too long nor too short. Moreover, they are not too pointy or flat.
Evaluate Your Own Nail Status
Once you get an idea of Lauren Conrad’s nails, study your own natural nails in order to know what you have to do with them in order to achieve the desired look.
Select Your Nail Color
It is now time to select the right nail colour to get your Lauren-like nails. She is known in the industry for her dark nail colours. You can mix various dark nails colours to come up with unique dark shades. Salon-quality nail polish brands like Esse and Opi are the best options you can consider, as they are preferred by Lauren Conrad herself.
Get Your Nails Cut
Now, cut your nails like Lauren’s, using a sharp nail-cutter. Make sure the tips of your nails are just about even with the tips of your finger and are not hanging over the edge at all.
Shape Your Nails
Use a nail file to shape the tips of your nails, keeping Lauren’s trendy nail shape in mind. Her nails are "square" shaped at the tip.
Shape Your Nails’ Cuticles
Dip your well-shaped nails in a bowl of lukewarm water for 5 to 10 minutes. Once your cuticles are soft, wipe your nails dry with a soft towel. Shape your cuticles by removing the dead skin around the nails and pushing the cuticle layer backward. It makes your nails look clean and big.
Apply Nail Color
Apply one coat of the selected nail colour(s) and wait for a few minutes until it dries completely.
Apply Top Coat
Finally, apply a top coat and wait for another few minutes until it dries completely. It basically adds shine and a lasting element to your new nail style.