5 MAJOR MANI MOMENTS
By Symone Keisha, 24 August 2021
We're not sure if it's that summer, summer, summertimeeeee feeling or the fact we're making up for lost plans, but when it comes to beauty looks, we're v much into going all out atm. This season, nail art has taken centre stage and the girls. are. GIVING! Whether it’s an acrylic set, press-ons or aprés nails, we’ve found 5 influencers with the hottest nail art for your viewing pleasure. P.S. we guarantee you’ll have your salon on speed dial after this story!
Dreamy vibes! Sadie is a ledge when it comes to press-on nails and these ones are a gorgeous case in point. Who knew press-ons could look so flawless? Perfect for the girls who shy away from harsh treatments to protect their nail beds, we defo recommend these as an intro into the world of nail art.
How do you breathe new life into a floral mani? Vikki from Nolas Nails says add texture and we think she’s right. Look at them! 3D nails are IN and we’re absolutely sold. But don’t stop at texture – amp up the colour, too, for a full-on mani masterpiece.
Nothing says summer vibes like swirls and abstract designs and this blue dream is setting the bar HIGH! We’re guessing you’ve spotted swirl nails on each and every Insta scroll and, trust us, it’s a sign. Get your swirl on, girl.
Gold leaf in a manicure? Calling all bouji babes, this one’s for you. Proving that minimal can still make a major moment, this is ideal if you want to dive into the world of nail art but bright and bold isn’t your cuppa tea. We love Tiffany’s use of gold, only using the central part of the nail – iconique!
Sneaker freak? Make like Anoushka and match the kicks to the nails. It’s only the hottest trend of the season! Whether you’re painting on a swoosh, three stripes or a puma, you can rest easy knowing that you look the part from tip to toe.