Now that you've gone through our VMAs beauty and fashion polls, it's time to take a closer look at what the stars were wearing on their nails. From bedazzled nail art to shimmery silver polish, there are plenty of interesting manicures to behold.
When the MTV name is attached to any red carpet event, you can always expect lots of adventurous beauty looks to follow. At the network's 2011 Movie Awards, manicures were no exception. Peep through to see 20 stars pulling out all the stops, from geometric shapes to funky textures and metallic accents.
As in all things, Lady Gaga doesn't settle for pretty or normative when it comes to her nails. Instead, she's always trying couture trends, flashing unique finishes, and daring to wear the kind of experimental shapes and nail art that make a manicure junkie's heart beat a little faster. Here are our 15 picks for Gaga's top nail looks; which ones get you inspired?