Characterized by vibrant colors and eyecatching embellishments, Indian-inspired designs (à la Slumdog Millionaire actress Freida Pinto’s John Galliano dress at the Academy Awards) are the height of fashion.


Nails by (left to right): Stephanie B. Carter, Kev’Angies, Landover, Md.; Shirley M. Reyes, Upscale Nail Spa, Avon Park, Fla.; Stephanie Becker, Revé Salon, Strongsville, Ohio