If you’re going for a classic Halloween look, you need to have pumpkins in it. You could do it with pumpkin-orange beauty products, a pumpkin spice deodorant or even skincare products with actual pumpkin. Nail art lovers can incorporate the classic Halloween symbol into their manicure with jack-o-lantern-themed nail art. Plain pumpkin nail art is still festive, but jack-o-lanterns add that spooky touch that is perfect for October 31.

(Related: 14 Unique Halloween Manicures That Are Spooktacular)

Have a look at 13 jack-o-lantern nail art ideas

1. Jack-O-Lantern Accent Nail

You don’t have to put jack-o-lanterns on all of your nails. Try one accent nail complemented by polka dots.


2. Mini Black Pumpkins On Orange Background

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Hands up if the orange background reminds you a bit of candy corn?


3. Sparkly Black Pumpkins

The flecks of black glitter and the blend of orange and yellow take these pumpkins to the next level.


4. Black Jack-o-Lanterns

Orange jack-o-lanterns are great, but these black ones evoke lit-up jack-o-lanterns on a dark Halloween night.


5. Orange Jack-o-Lanterns on Black Background

The addition of the yellow highlight makes it look like these pumpkins are glowing. And you can never go wrong with a bit of sparkle.


6. Black Pumpkin French Manicure

This is very different form the traditional white tips. And that is a good thing.


7. Pumpkin Faces

Jack O Lanterns

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These jack-o-lanterns are so expressive.


8. Sparkly Orange Jack-o-Lanterns

That shimmering orange background elevates these spooktacular jack-o-lanterns.


9. Pumpkins and Jack-o-Lanterns

Who said you have to choose between pumpkins and jack-o-lanterns?


10. Two-Tone Orange Pumpkins

Look at that one pumpkin. It looks like it’s yawning.


11. Orange Jack-O-Lantern on Matte Black Nails

That matte black polish helps make the jack-o-lanterns really pop.


12. Jack-O-Lantern Outlines

The use of gray nail polish is more unexpected than black, but it looks just as good.


13. Gold Jack-o-Lantern

Not that skilled at nail art? Try a black and orange outline manicure with a gold jack-o-lantern glued on top.