With the 2021 BET Awards in full swing, celebrities are going all out for the big event. The hair and makeup on the red carpet and for performances are all about sleek, ’90s-inspired aesthetics, complete with middle parts, ombré lips, and bedazzled baby hairs. No award-show look would be complete without an incredible manicure, though, and the nominees, presenters, and guests in attendance did not disappoint.
Super-long nails were definitely the go-to style for the BET Awards, but so many ways to do long nails were displayed: daring shapes, fun colors, unexpected textures, and finishes — the nail-artist creativity came out in full force. Keep scrolling to check out our favorite manicures of the night.
The gilded accents of Saweetie’s red carpet look went from head to tips with her inch-long acrylics with golden appliques and gems galore.