Amber displayed her daggers in her recent shoot for Complex Magazine. Rihanna was spotted a recently with killer claws. The Vampire-esque style of long red nails seems to be making a come-back.

While I’m not a huge fan of red on my nails, certain chicks can truly pull this off. It takes a certain prowess to make long red nails look fashionably forward–and not foolish. This style requires the ultimate upkeep because once it starts to chip, you risk looking like a cheap whore. Here are some red-hot nail polish picks:

Rimmel Red Carpet, $3.39, ULTA

Essie Tiney Wine-Ey, $8, ULTA

…and for that killer shine, be surfe to add a quality top coat.

Borghesse topcoat, $9, ULTA