The MTV Video Music Awards are one of the hottest red carpet events of the year, and no celebrity wants to miss out on the opportunity to show off some glamorous looks. There were an astounding number of standout looks, but here are five that stood out above the rest. What did you think of the outfits? Which celebrities had your favorite nails? Let us know in the comments!
1 – Dove Cameron’s Structural 3D Nails at the 2022 MTV VMAs
With striking 3D nails that included numerous spikes, florals, and other abstract items in shades of black, crimson, and silver, Cameron finished off her Wednesday Addams-inspired beauty look. For the singer, nail artist Juan Alvear crafted a masterpiece that he described as “romantic and scary.”
2 – Lizzo’s Chrome Nails at the 2022 MTV VMAs
At the awards ceremony, Lizzo had one of the season’s hottest manicures: chrome nails. Eri Ishizu, the singer’s go-to manicurist, applied OPI products on tips in the shape of stilettos to create the appearance.
3 – Becky G’s Bold Red-Orange Nails at the 2022 MTV VMAs
A vivid red-orange manicure by Instagram nail artist @masterweenay gave Becky G’s VMAs ensemble a splash of color. She avoided adding any nail art to the extremely long, stiletto-shaped nails.
4 – Betty Who’s Negative-Space Nail Art at the 2022 MTV VMAs
Lizzy Perkins, the manicurist, had painted black and white negative-space patterns on Betty Who’s fingertips. Stars, hearts, and the MTV logo were among the many patterns on her middle finger. who posted a close-up image of the manicure along with the message “giving it up for the nails” on her Instagram.
5 – Avril Lavigne’s Orange and Black Nail Art the 2022 MTV VMAs
Alternating stripes of orange and black nail paint were applied on Avril Lavigne’s fingernails. Even the orange nails were edgy, with skulls and stars.